Orpheum Theatre | San Francisco, California
If you're always intrigued about what life was like for Michael Jackson, MJ the Musical will give you a insight of what went on behind the scenes during his prime! The hit jukebox musical has garnered glowing reviews when it premiered on Broadway in 2022!
This winter, MJ the Musical - The Life Story of Michael Jackson – will tour North America for a national tour, which includes a coveted stop in San Francisco, California! You can catch a phenomenal performance of MJ the Musical at the Orpheum Theatre on Tuesday 20th February 2024! The show is guaranteed to deliver a multitude of Michael Jackson staples, such as “Smooth Criminal,” “Earth Song,” “Billie Jean,” as well as Jackson 5 classics!
MJ is not your ordinary jukebox show that simply sings these incredible songs because the production is backed by an award-winning creative team and a outstanding cast! So if you're enthusiastic on seeing this Tony Award-winning musical at the Orpheum Theatre this winter, you should score some tickets now! Get first dibs on tickets and transform your mundane Tuesday into the most thrilling day of your life!
Witness MJ the Musical by clicking on the Get Tickets link now! Don't miss out on this unforgettable opportunity to engage in the iconic music and captivating life of the one and only King of Pop!
If you're curious what MJ the Musical can possibly achieve to give justice to the incredible life that Michael Jackson lived, just let it to the critics to promptly define how this musical gave audiences a captivating glimpse of Jackson's point of view. The Hollywood Reporter wrote, "MJ, like its subject, is mesmerizing and hard to shake. The musical takes audiences through Jackson's life and catalog with impressive ease, expertly chronicling major milestones." The critic goes on to add, "His vision and work ethic become more demanding, his drive to best himself at once astonishing and troubling."
Some pivotal moments in MJ the Musical that happened in real life include Jackson leaving Motown Records and joining Epic, where he worked with the legendary Quincy Jones. Together, they came out with astounding efforts, Off the Wall and Thriller. Moreover, many critics praised the MJ for not being the typical average jukebox musical. The Washington Post mentioned, "That sordid history would not seem to have foretold a jukebox musical devoted to the upside of Jackson's genius."
As with any Michael Jackson story, MJ also gave focus on the hardships the pop star went through. It also gave an idea of the sacrifices he had to pay for such profound fame. Variety was quick to point this out, "The demons that Jackson battles in "MJ," his father and the media, are figured as monstrous. But if there was darkness behind the angelic falsetto, a mix of light and shadow that made Michael Jackson a unique artist, "MJ" enacts a trick, insisting it didn't belong to him. It's a renouncement worthy enough of a sly criminal."
This year, MJ the Musical will cover numerous dates for its national tour, including several performances at the cutting-edge Orpheum Theatre. The concert hall is the ideal venue to host such a phenomenal musical. Orpheum Theatre has a long tradition and experience in providing top-tier entertainment to music and arts enthusiasts of San Francisco, California, and beyond! Orpheum Theatre's welcoming seating, groundbreaking light and sound technology, and excellent facilities guarantee that you will have the best entertainment experience!
Whether you're a MJ fan or just a Broadway musical enthusiast, you'll surely appreciate the musical's abundance of hits. MJ has specially curated Jackson's career-spanning catalog, and each of his powerful songs is given a mesmerizing scene and choreography that would make the pop star proud.
You can experience MJ the Musical - the Life Story of Michael Jackson by reserving your tickets now. Select tickets for Tuesday 20th February 2024 by hitting the Get Tickets link now!