Motown the Musical
Motown is a jukebox musical based on the story of Berry Gordy, the founder of the Motown record label that brought success to artists such as Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye and Michael Jackson.
The show is perfect for lovers of the music genre and delivers 66 fantastic musical numbers across its pacey two acts. Songs include classics such as “Aint No Mountain High Enough,” “All Night Long,” “Bye Bye Baby,” “Dancing in the Street,” “I Heard It Through the Grape Vine,” “I Want You Back,” and “My Girl.”
The creative team behind Motown include the show’s subject, Berry Gordy who wrote the book, Ethan Popp who is the Music Supervisor, Charles Randolph-Wright as director, Patricia Wilcox and Warren Adams as choreographers. Scenic design is by Esosa, lighting by Natasha Katz and sound by Peter Hylenski.
Casting is yet to be announced.
Motown: The Musical opens at the Shaftesbury Theatre for previews in February 2016.