James M. Nederlander Theatre | Chicago, Illinois
MJ the musical will be coming to Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts on Monday 28th August 2023 and what a theater production it is going to be. The organization behind the show has done an awesome job at recreating the King of Pop’s life – so much so that it has received critical acclaim. The visuals are absolutely eye-popping and the music will leave you with a new appreciation of MJ. Like everything MJ, tickets for this production will sell out very fast but we’ve got your back! You can grab yours today but you got to get them today!.
The theater production MJ is based on a book written by Lynn Nottage, who has won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama twice, as well as a collection of Michael Jackson's legendary music. This musical based on the "King of Pop" has been performed on Broadway to critical acclaim. The musical's score will include 25 of Michael Jackson's most famous songs, such as "Beat It," "Billie Jean," and "Thriller." The global tour that Michael Jackson completed in 1992 under the moniker "Dangerous" is used as the musical’s story line to offer an in-depth look at Jackson's artistic endeavors and all the major events that occurred during his career, beginning with his time in The Jackson 5 and continuing through his solo success. This production has been nominated for a astonishing ten Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Leading Actor in a Musical for Myles Frost, who is making his Broadway premiere as the pop singer in this show. Christopher Wheeldon was also considered for a Tony Award in both the director and choreography categories.
Because the screenplay is so impressive and the set design is a marvel to behold, there is a high likelihood that tickets will sell out fast. You honestly only have this one opportunity to snap up your seat before someone else gets it. Get yours, right here.