Saenger Theatre | New Orleans, Louisiana
If you're constantly interested 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 debuted on Broadway in the year 2022!
This season, MJ the Musical - The Life Story of Michael Jackson – will traverse North America for a national tour, which includes a sought-after stop in New Orleans, Louisiana! You can catch a remarkable performance of MJ the Musical at the Saenger Theatre on Wednesday 1st November 2023! The show is guaranteed to deliver a multitude of Michael Jackson classics, such as “Smooth Criminal,” “Earth Song,” “Billie Jean,” as well as Jackson 5 hits!
MJ is not your ordinary jukebox show that simply performs these amazing songs because the production is backed by an award-winning creative team and a exceptional cast! So if you're keen on seeing this award-winning musical at the Saenger Theatre this fall, you should score some tickets now! Get first dibs on tickets and make your mundane Wednesday into the most captivating day of your life!
Experience MJ the Musical by clicking on the Get Tickets link now! Don't miss out on this spectacular opportunity to immerse yourself in the legendary music and fascinating life of the one and only King of Pop!
If you're puzzled what MJ the Musical can possibly accomplish to give justice to the incredible life that Michael Jackson lived, just leave it to the critics to swiftly 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 difficult 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 stunning 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 ordinary run-of-the-mill 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 glimpse 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 horrifying. But if there was darkness behind the angelic falsetto, a mix of light and shadow that made Michael Jackson a singular artist, "MJ" enacts a trick, insisting it didn't belong to him. It's a renouncement worthy enough of a sly criminal."
This season, MJ the Musical will cover numerous dates for its national tour, including several performances at the cutting-edge Saenger Theatre. The concert hall is the perfect venue to host such a extraordinary musical. Saenger Theatre has a long tradition and experience in providing premium entertainment to music and arts enthusiasts of New Orleans, Louisiana, and beyond! Saenger Theatre's welcoming seating, trailblazing 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 lover, you'll surely delight in the musical's plethora 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 catch MJ the Musical - the Life Story of Michael Jackson by reserving your tickets now. Select tickets for Wednesday 1st November 2023 by hitting the Get Tickets link now!