Neil Simon Theatre | New York, New York
If you're always interested about what life was like for Michael Jackson, MJ the Musical will give you a peek of what went on behind the scenes during his prime! The hit jukebox musical has garnered rave reviews when it premiered on Broadway in 2022!
This season, MJ the Musical - The Life Story of Michael Jackson – will tour North America for a national tour, which includes a sought-after stop in New York, New York! You can catch a extraordinary performance of MJ the Musical at the Neil Simon Theatre on Monday 25th December 2023! The show is guaranteed to deliver numerous Michael Jackson classics, such as “Smooth Criminal,” “Earth Song,” “Billie Jean,” as well as Jackson 5 hits!
MJ is not your typical jukebox show that simply belts out these incredible songs because the production is backed by an prize-winning creative team and a stellar cast! So if you're enthusiastic on seeing this Tony Award-winning musical at the Neil Simon Theatre this winter, you should score some tickets now! Get first dibs on tickets and turn your mundane Monday into the most thrilling day of your life!
Witness MJ the Musical by clicking on the Get Tickets link now! Don't miss out on this spectacular opportunity to immerse yourself in the timeless music and captivating life of the one and only King of Pop!
MJ the Musical delves into Michael Jackson’s life as he navigates through fame and hurdles as the world’s most significant pop star. The musical delivers over 25 of his amazing hits, including “Man in the Mirror,” “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough,” “Human Nature,” “Thriller,” and “Beat It.” MJ also features some of Jackson’s older hits with an exceptional Jackson 5 compilation. This in-depth look into Jackson’s journey and artistry will surely help you know what the King of Pop is like beneath the surface of his massive fame.
Written by esteemed writer Lynn Nottage with dance choreography by Christopher Wheeldon, the musical earned numerous accolades. MJ won four Tony Awards, three Drama Desk Awards, and an Outer Critic’s Choice Award.
“Cleverly conceived and thrillingly performed, knockout bio-musical MJ the Musical is this year’s white-hot ticket.” says the critic from Man in Chair. “Playwright Lynn Nottage sidesteps the potential humdrum linear bio-musical traps with this snappy approach, replacing the usual tedium with a vivid sense of excitement.”
Meanwhile, the New York Times wrote, “The stage patterns are far more varied and dynamic than in similar musicals, scoring points without words as they deliver the thrills and, following the biomusical road map, pave the way between present and past.” Over at Deadline, the critic expressed his pleasure after seeing the musical. "Watching MJ, one easily suspects its top-flight creative team was motivated by the same fanatical drive. Aside from the pedestrian framing device, MJ pushes hard and unceasingly to move beyond the just-good-enough nostalgia that can turn even second-rate jukebox productions into crowd-pleasers. It succeeds: MJ is a extremely entertaining phenomenon."
If you’re keen on seeing MJ this winter, you should check out the performances in Neil Simon Theatre this December 2023. The Neil Simon Theatre is New York’s premier entertainment destination and has an outstanding reputation for providing top-tier entertainment to music and art lovers in the city and beyond. The Neil Simon Theatre is equipped with plush seating, a superb view of the stage, cutting-edge sound and light technology, and superior facilities – all provided to ensure the optimum entertainment experience!
Catch MJ the Musical – The Life Story of Michael Jackson on Monday 25th December 2023 at the Neil Simon Theatre by clicking on the Get Tickets link! Don't miss out and be a part of history in the making with MJ the Musical! Secure your seats now and be a part of the magic of MJ live on stage!