The King lives on. MJ: The Musical premiered February 1st this year at the Broadway Niel Simon Theatre in New York City. The overall reviews have consisted mostly of praise and rhapsody. Recently, it was announced that a North American tour will kick off in July 2023. Starting in Chicago, the tour will continue on until
tentatively early October. Charlotte is, also, on the list so far for September 2023.
Pulitzer prize winning writer, Lynn Nottage, is credited for penning this exhilarating production approved by the Jackson estate. The show entails hits from MJ's solo and Jackson 5 career, but centers around the preparation of MJ's Dangerous World Tour with fictional behind the scene footage. You can sign up for notifications of the 2023 North American Tour here. If you can't wait, tickets are on sale in Broadway NYC location from now until September 2022.