NEW YORK (CelebrityAccess) – The Michael Jackson Broadway musical MJ has landed its personal 2023 North American tour. The tour kicks off at Chicago’s Nederlander Theatre on July 15, 2023, hitting 17 cities, together with a beforehand introduced two-week stint at Charlotte’s Blumenthal Performing Arts Middle from September 26 – October 8, 2023.
“We’re thrilled by the Broadway response to MJ and that we’re already deep in preparations to carry this exhilarating present to Chicago and throughout the US,” stated producer Lia Vollack in a press release. “Chicago is a premier theater and music vacation spot, and we’re excited to have the ability to start this journey in one of many Nederlander Group’s most stunning venues.”
The musical (authorised by the Michael Jackson property) takes place inside a single rehearsal for his 92-93 “Harmful” world tour. It consists of most of Jackson’s and the Jackson 5′s massive hits, together with “ABC,” “Black or White,” “Blame it on the Boogie,” “Unhealthy,” “Billie Jean,” “Off the Wall,” “Thriller” and “I’ll Be There.”
There was chatter amongst a number of Broadway cities over the musical, with some upset the accusations of molestation weren’t included. Nevertheless, per Billboard, all agreed the songs and dancing had been definitely worth the controversy, together with main man Myles Frost, who has gotten nothing however glowing evaluations.