Centered around the making of his 1992 Dangerous World Tour, and created by Tony Award®-winning Director/Choreographer Christopher Wheeldon and two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage, MJ goes beyond the singular moves and signature sound of the star, offering a rare look at the creative mind and collaborative spirit that catapulted Jackson into legendary status.
Tavon Olds-Sample finds portraying Michael Jackson in his middle years for MJ the Musical
to be exciting: "I've always loved Michael Jackson. I remember sending in an [audition] tape and not really expecting anything back. Playing an icon, being able to have the crowd's energy and have the crowd's reaction to the most iconic entertainer of all time is everything." Get your tickets to Broadway performances through the end of 2022: https://mjthemusical.com/tickets/
Congratulations to the 4 Tony Award winners from the MJ the Musical
family on last night's wins – Myles Frost (Best Leading Actor in a Musical), Christopher Wheeldon (Best Choreography), Natasha Katz (Best Lighting Design of a Musical) and Gareth Owen (Best Sound Design of a Musical).
MJ the Musical
is nominated for BroadwayWorld’s 19th Annual Theatre Fans’ Choice Awards – the only theater award created by and voted for by the fans! The show has a total of 18 nominations so be sure vote before voting closes on June 4: https://www.broadwayworld.com/vote.cfm
MJ the Musical
features Quentin Earl Darrington as Rob (tour director) and Joe Jackson. Quentin Earl is recognized for his performances in the Tony Award-winning revival of Once On This Island
and he was nominated for a Grammy for his work on that musical. To see him and the rest of the incredible cast, get your tickets now to Broadway performances through the end of 2022.
MJ the Musical
is nominated for 10 Tony Awards including Best Musical and Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical for Myles Frost. Myles, who made his Broadway debut in this role, was born in Maryland and raised on the Southeast side of Washington D.C. To see him and the rest of the incredible cast, get your tickets now to Broadway performances through the end of 2022.
"Filled with exhilarating versions of the songs Jackson made into music videos and took on world tours, ‘MJ’ [the Musical]
is a dance musical of the first rank." – The Washington Post.
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"MJ [the Musical]
is distinguished by a visual spectacle that would have dazzled the King himself. The showstoppers, they come fast and furious" – Deadline. Tickets are now available for Broadway performances through the end of 2022. https://mjthemusical.com/tickets/
While MJ the Musical
focuses in on Michael Jackson’s preparation for the Dangerous World Tour, the show shares flashbacks from moments in his career. Which moment in Michael’s career do you think is being celebrated in this scene? If you need a hint - look at the jacket being worn by Tavon Olds-Sample atop the pedestal!
The [MJ the Musical
] cast, especially the three Michaels, deserves every accolade for the passion and ecstatic energy they bring to Jackson’s records, from "Beat It" and "Jam" to "Billie Jean" and "Thriller." – Hollywood Reporter
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Theatergoers are sharing that "Billie Jean," "Thriller" and "Beat It" are among the most special moments in MJ the Musical
. With over 25 of Michael Jackson’s biggest hits in the Broadway show, what performance in MJ the Musical
is your favorite?