San Diego Civic Theatre | San Diego, California
The world was never the same when the King of Pop, Michael Jackson, passed, but his legacy and music live on and will continue to entertain fans for many years to come. This spring, you can catch one of the most captivating Michael Jackson biographical projects to come out lately! MJ the Musical tells the life story of Michael Jackson! The musical, which recently premiered on Broadway, will now set out on a national trek and hit all the major cities in North America! Lucky for fans in San Diego, California, MJ will be coming over to conquer the San Diego Civic Theatre for the month of March! See this incredible biographical epic on Wednesday 6th March 2024 with your family and friends! The story is based on Michael Jackson’s significant moments in his career and hidden moments of his Dangerous World Tour! You’re guaranteed to have a thrilling experience with Michael Jackson’s essential events as well as the dynamic revival of his iconic hits! Get a move on and secure tickets now! Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to witness the magic of MJ!
MJ the Musical delves into Michael Jackson’s life as he navigates through fame and difficulties as the world’s greatest pop star. The musical delivers over 25 of his amazing hits, including “Man in the Mirror,” “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough,” “Human Nature,” “Thriller,” and “Beat It.” MJ also features some of Jackson’s older hits with an excellent Jackson 5 compilation. This in-depth look into Jackson’s journey and artistry will surely help you comprehend what the King of Pop is like below his massive fame.
Written by esteemed writer Lynn Nottage with dance sequences by Christopher Wheeldon, the musical earned numerous accolades. MJ won four Tony Awards, three Drama Desk Awards, and an award from the Outer Critic’s Circle.
“Cleverly conceived and thrillingly performed, awe-inspiring bio-musical MJ the Musical is this year’s white-hot ticket.” says the critic from Man in Chair. “Playwright Lynn Nottage sidesteps the potential boring linear bio-musical traps with this dynamic approach, replacing the usual monotony with a vivid sense of excitement.”
Meanwhile, the New York Times wrote, “The stage patterns are far more varied and expressive than in similar musicals, scoring points without words as they deliver the thrills and, following the biomusical road map, pave the way between present and past.” Over at Deadline, the critic expressed his delight after seeing the musical. "Watching MJ, one easily suspects its top-flight creative team was motivated by the same near-maniacal drive. Aside from the pedestrian framing device, MJ pushes hard and unceasingly to move beyond the just-good-enough nostalgia that can turn even inferior jukebox productions into crowd-pleasers. It succeeds: MJ is a exceptionally entertaining spectacle."
If you’re keen on seeing MJ this spring, you should check out the performances in San Diego Civic Theatre this March 2024. The San Diego Civic Theatre is San Diego’s premier entertainment destination and has an outstanding reputation for providing top-tier entertainment to music and art lovers in the city and beyond. The San Diego Civic Theatre is equipped with relaxing seating, a fantastic view of the stage, state-of-the-art sound and light technology, and top-notch facilities – all provided to ensure the optimum entertainment experience!
Catch MJ the Musical – The Life Story of Michael Jackson on Wednesday 6th March 2024 at the San Diego Civic Theatre by clicking on the Get Tickets link! Get in on the action and be a part of history in the making with MJ the Musical! Secure your seats now and witness the magic of MJ live on stage!