Saenger Theatre | New Orleans, Louisiana
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 season, you can catch one of the most remarkable 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 New Orleans, Louisiana, MJ will be coming over to dominate the Saenger Theatre for the month of November! See this spectacular biographical epic on Thursday 9th November 2023 with your family and friends! The story is based on Michael Jackson’s crucial moments in his career and backstage moments of his Dangerous World Tour! You’re guaranteed to have a thrilling experience with Michael Jackson’s notable events as well as the high-energy revival of his iconic hits! Act fast and secure tickets now! Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to be a part of the magic of MJ!
This incredible new musical, MJ, opens at the Saenger Theatre in November, 2023! If you have ever wondered what life is like behind the scenes for the world's greatest pop star, MJ lets you have a look into the fascinating and also challenging world of Michael Jackson! On the surface, he was an incredibly gifted performer who released some of the most iconic pop hits, hence the title "King of Pop." But underneath all the multi-platinum certifications, awards, sold-out concerts, and massive adoring crowds was a quiet artist who was isolated and misunderstood.
This astonishing story is much beloved by many theater and music fans that by mid-2023, the musical had grossed over 100 million dollars in ticket sales. It has also received numerous accolades, including four Tony Awards, three Drama Desk Awards, an Outer Critics Circle Award, and a Theater World Award.
After its premiere on Broadway, critics were convinced that MJ is one of the most outstanding jukebox musicals to come out. "I wasn't looking forward to sitting through the new Michael Jackson musical. Then I saw it," wrote the reviewer from the Washington Post. "That sordid history would not seem to have foretold a jukebox musical devoted to the upside of Jackson's genius." The writer goes on to say, "The creative team's careful work has resulted in a riveting, adrenaline rush of a show."
Meanwhile, the musical also garnered multiple glowing reviews from critics. Broadway News' reviewer called the musical "The Best Dancing on Broadway!" Moreover, the Deadline's writer, who saw the Broadway production, wrote, "MJ is taking Manhattan with a hurricane force."
Indeed, MJ is the musical of a lifetime, and seeing it this 2023 should be on your bucket list! Lucky for Broadway and Michael Jackson fans in New Orleans, Louisiana, the musical is set to do multiple runs at an esteemed venue like Saenger Theatre! As New Orleans's most iconic entertainment destination, the Saenger Theatre has provided music and arts-loving folks with the most thrilling events in the city! The MJ musical experience is guaranteed a fuss-free spectacle due to the venue's state-of-the-art technology in light and sound, and cozy seats with a great view of the stage!
Catch MJ the Musical - the Life Story of Michael Jackson at the Saenger Theatre on Thursday 9th November 2023 by securing your tickets now! Select your tickets for Thursday's show by clicking on the Get Tickets link! Don't miss out on this unique experience to immerse yourself in the unparalleled music and life of the King of Pop! Reserve your spot and experience the magic of MJ come to life!