Monday, June 13, 2022

VIDEO: Myles Frost and the Cast of MJ the Musical Perform 'Smooth Criminal'

MJ the Musical has released a full clip of the song 'Smooth Criminal' performed on stage at the Neil Simon Theatre. The cast is led by Myles Frost in the title role. Check out the full perfo…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:55AM
Friday, June 10, 2022

Tony-Nominated MJ to Release Original Broadway Cast Recording in July by Caitlin Moynihan

MJ, the new musical that features a score made up of Michael Jackson's song catalogue, is releasing its original Broadway cast recording this summer. The album of the Tony-nominated music…

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MJ Broadway Cast Album to Release in July by Logan Culwell-Block

The biomusical, with a book by two-time Pulitzer winner Lynn Nottage, opened February 1 at the Neil Simon Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:12AM
Wednesday, June 8, 2022

See Cast Members of MJ The Musical Visit Their 10-Foot-Tall Playbill at the Playbill Grand Gallery by Michael Wiltbank

The biomusical, with a book by two-time Pulitzer winner Lynn Nottage, opened February 1 at the Neil Simon Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:12PM
Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Tony Nominated Michael Jackson Musical Team Talks Their Thriller of a Show by TheaterMania

Michael Jackson fans should "Beat It" to the Neil Simon Theatre, where Broadway's MJ is up and running and nominated for 10 Tony Awards this year. Here, the nominees behind the show - book w…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:04PM
Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Take It From the Top! Watch Myles Frost & the Cast of MJ The Musical Perform 'Beat It' by Lindsey Sullivan

Get into the groove of the new show MJ The Musical with a sneak peek of the opening number, "Beat It." Star Myles Frost, who plays Michael Jackson, shows off his moves with the cast, co…

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Watch the Full Opening Number From Broadway's Michael Jackson Musical

Myles Frost leads "Beat It" from the stage of the Neil Simon Theatre.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:36PM

MJ THE MUSICAL Will Release the Show's Opening Number Today

MJ, the Broadway musical inspired by the life and art of Michael Jackson, announced that it will release the opening number of the new musical, filmed onstage at the Neil Simon Theatre, toda…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:10AM
Monday, May 2, 2022

Broadway Theater Review: MJ, the Michael Jackson Musical by Lauren Yarger

Myles Frost and Cast. Photo by Matthew Murphy. MJBook By Lynn NottageFeaturing the music of Michael JacksonDirected and Choreographed by Christopher Wheeldon By Lauren YargerIf you like the …

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Monday, April 25, 2022

See Mrs. Doubtfire's Jenn Gambatese Revisit Roles in School of Rock, Hairspray & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Jenn Gambatese is back on Broadway in Mrs. Doubtfire, playing Miranda Hillard (the role originated by Sally Field opposite Robin Williams in the 1993 movie). On The Broadway Show, the stage…

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Tuesday, April 19, 2022

How YouTube and a Hoverboard Led to Myles Frost's Broadway Debut in MJ The Musical by Lindsey Sullivan

In MJ The Musical, more than two dozen songs from Michael Jackson's career are performed, so that both the audience and the documentary crew on stage (played by Whitney Bashor and Gabriel Ru…

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Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Test Your Broadway Knowledge Alongside The Music Man Cast in New Episode of Playbill: The Game Show by Playbill

Well, ya got no trouble my friend, right here on Playbill: The Game Show with the cast of The Music Man. Join guest host Rema Webb as she tests her co-stars Garrett Long, Linda Mugleston, an…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:33AM
Wednesday, April 6, 2022

Watch: Learn the Choreography From Broadway's The Music Man by Playbill

“'76 Trombones' is all about belief. It's all about faith,” shares The Music Man choreographer Warren Carlyle. It's all about those beautiful shapes, and if you believe you're holding a …

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:42AM
Monday, March 28, 2022

Photos: Whoopi Goldberg, Tracy Morgan, Craig Robinson and Sherri Shepherd Visit MJ

The company of MJ recently welcomed some special visitors to the Neil Simon Theatre. Check out photos of the cast with Whoopi Goldberg, Tracy Morgan, Craig Robinson and Sherri Shepherd.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:25AM
Wednesday, March 23, 2022

MJ Releases New Block of Tickets Through December 30

The new musical MJ will release a new block of tickets for performances from September 6 through December 30, 2022 next Wednesday, March 30 at 10:00 AM. Directed and choreographed by Tony …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:03AM
Monday, March 21, 2022

Katz and McLane Talk Design for MJ The Musical with Support from PRG by Michael Eddy

The design for MJ: The Musical, which opened on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre on Feb. 3, was brought to life by scenic designer Derek McLane and lighting designer Natasha Katz with proj…


MJ The Musical to Launch North American Tour Next Year by Caitlin Moynihan

Get ready! MJ The Musical will launch a North American tour next year. The musical, directed and choreographed by Tony winner Christopher Wheeldon, will begin at Broadway In Chicago’s Ja…

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MJ to Launch North American Tour in 2023 by Logan Culwell-Block

The biomusical is currently running at Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:54AM

MJ Will Embark on North American Tour in 2023

The new musical MJ will launch a coast-to-coast North American tour at Broadway In Chicago's James M. Nederlander Theatre on July 15, 2023, and will play in 17 major cities (and more than 60…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:12AM
Wednesday, March 16, 2022


That tiny slip of paper every theatregoer knows (btw, Christian Dante White was terrific).A common question I see posted from time to time on theatre blogs asks what the difference is betwee…

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Thursday, March 10, 2022

Photos: Queen Latifah Poses with the Cast of MJ on Broadway

The company of MJ welcomed a special visitor to the Neil Simon Theatre this week. Check out exclusive photos of Queen Latifah with the cast!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:55AM
Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Looking Forward to Spring: March - May 2022 by JK

Tomorrow, it will have been exactly two years since I last posted a "Looking Forward to..." quarterly column. What is interesting about looking back at that is seeing that in recent months I…

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Friday, February 4, 2022

MJ the Musical review – mesmerizing parade of hits doesn’t look in the mirror by Adrian Horton

Neil Simon Theatre, New York The new Broadway jukebox musical on the life and pop catalog of Michael Jackson is a romp that only glances at the elephant in the room MJ, a megawatt new jukebo…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:48PM

MJ at the Neil Simon Theatre by Richard Seff

My professional life has been spent in live theatre, film, television–as a playwright, actor,  memoirist , librettist, reviewer, and grateful member of  the audience. My interest in musi…

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Thursday, February 3, 2022

Ep. 115 Broadway shows! MJ THE MUSICAL with Michael Jackson's sound engineer, dinner @ 15 degrees! by Framily Travel

Jared went to New York to meet his Windermere, FL buddies Brad and Amanda Sundberg, and see 3 musicals.....especially MJ THE MUSICAL at the Neil Simon Theatre. There's always great dinner …

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Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - MJ THE MUSICAL

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his illustr…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:29PM

VIDEO: MJ Cast Hits the Red Carpet to Celebrate Opening Night!

The curtain was raised last night for the opening night of one of the most anticipated musicals in recent Broadway history: MJ. The cast, including 12 Broadway debuts, took their first openi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:27PM

Photos: Go Inside MJ's Opening Night Curtain Call

The curtain was raised last night for the opening night of one of the most anticipated musicals in recent Broadway history: MJ. The cast, including 12 Broadway debuts, took their first openi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:31AM

Thriller! Get Inside Opening Night of MJ The Musical on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

MJ The Musical, starring Broadway newcomer Myles Frost, officially opened at the Neil Simon Theatre on February 1, and the stars stepped out to celebrate, including Michael Jackson's childre…

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VIDEO: Watch the Cast of MJ Take Opening Night Bows

The curtain was raised last night for the opening night of one of the most anticipated musicals in recent Broadway history: MJ. The cast, including 12 Broadway debuts, took their first open…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:38AM
Tuesday, February 1, 2022

Review: MJ the Musical at the Neil Simon Theatre by Juliet Hindell

Can the neon lights of Broadway make it possible for us to separate the less salubrious aspects of Michael Jackson's life from his musical legacy? Juliet Hindell reviews. The post Review: M…

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