By Harvey Kubernik c 2015
Producers Kevin McCollum, Doug Morris, Berry Gordy and the Nederlander Organization are staging MOTOWN THE MUSICAL for a six-week engagement through Sunday, June 7, 2015.
Tickets are now on sale and available for purchase at www.HollywoodPantages.com or www.Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-982-2787, and at the Hollywood Pantages Box Office (6233 Hollywood Boulevard). The box office opens daily at 10am except for Holidays.
MOTOWN THE MUSICAL concluded its Broadway run as both a critical and audience favorite and a commercial hit, having recouped its $18 million investment at the end of 2014.
Most recently, the First National Tour recouped its $8.5 million dollar capitalization cost in less than ten months on the road.
A UK production is slated for Spring 2016 and a return to Broadway for Summer 2016.
The play is directed by Charles Randolph-Wright.
MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye and so many more. Continue reading