Hollywood Pantages Theatre - CA | Los Angeles, California
This year, you can see the story and success of the world's greatest pop star through a mesmerizing stage musical! MJ the Musical – The Life Story of Michael Jackson – is finally going on tour, and it's set to take over season with multiple dates across North America! Grasp this Tony Award-winning spectacle as it features the incredible music, work, and legacy of Michael Jackson! The King of Pop pretty much had his entire life under the spotlight, and you're probably curious about what went on behind the scenes!
In this January, MJ the Musical will be making its way to Los Angeles, California! Brace yourself for a wonderful performance on Thursday 4th January 2024 as the stage at Hollywood Pantages Theatre becomes illuminated with Michael Jackson's biggest hits! This fantastic musical takes the audience on a journey to 1992 during the remarkable events of Michael Jackson's Dangerous World Tour! The performance will present pivotal and defining moments that led to the everlasting legacy of the world's biggest pop star!
Hurry and score tickets now to see MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson at Hollywood Pantages Theatre!
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 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 fascinating 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 precise, 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 conventional generic 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 attention on the hardships the pop star went through. It also gave an insight of the price 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 sleight of hand, insisting it didn't belong to him. It's a renouncement worthy enough of a sly criminal."
This year, MJ the Musical will cover multiple dates for its national tour, including several performances at the state-of-the-art Hollywood Pantages Theatre. The concert hall is the ideal venue to host such a phenomenal musical. Hollywood Pantages Theatre has a long legacy and experience in providing premium entertainment to music and arts enthusiasts of Los Angeles, California, and beyond! Hollywood Pantages Theatre's cozy seating, trailblazing light and sound technology, and excellent facilities guarantee that you will have the finest entertainment experience!
Whether you're a Michael Jackson fan or just a Broadway musical enthusiast, 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 captivating scene and choreography that would make the pop star proud.
You can catch MJ the Musical - the Life Story of Michael Jackson by securing your tickets now. Select tickets for Thursday 4th January 2024 by hitting the Get Tickets link now!