James M. Nederlander Theatre | Chicago, Illinois
Audiences around the world have been waiting a long time for this one, and it is finally coming to Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts on Friday 4th August 2023. This theater production will depict MJ’s tale centered around his 1992 Dangerous World Tour. You will witness his story in an awesome way that will help you to see Michael in a totally different light. The visuals are absolutely stunning and the costume design has MJ’s dynamism ‘written’ all over it. MJ was a hard act to follow, but the production team has done a fantastic job, so much so that tickets are fast selling out, but we’ve got your back, snap up yours right here and now.
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 group of Michael Jackson's popular tunes. This musical based on the "King of Pop" has been performed on Broadway to critical acclaim. The musical's score will includes 25 of Michael Jackson's most famous songs, such as "Beat It," "Billie Jean," and "Thriller." The global tour that Michael Jackson undertook in 1992 under the moniker "Dangerous" is used as the musical’s main story to offer an in-depth look at Jackson's artistic efforts and all the major events that occurred during his career, starting with his time in The Jackson 5 and proceeding 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 debut 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 outstanding and the set design is a marvel to behold, there is a good chance that tickets will sell out fast. You truly only have this one opportunity to buy your seat before someone else gets it. Get yours, right now.