If you are looking for enjoyable time with your dear ones then go for award winning Motown The Musical running with packed houses at the magnificent Shaftesbury Theatre! The Tony Award nominated show, Motown The Musical is the saga of Motown founder Berry Gordy, featuring star-stuffed list of acts.
Motown The Musical is the story of the legendary career of Berry Gordy and the foundation of his musical empire, Motown Records. The story commenced in the year 1983 and was the evening of the 25th anniversary celebration of Motown. Berry was immensely inspired by his childhood hero, black American boxer Joe Louis, The young Berry aspires big and hopes one day to be happy and proud.
Later, he borrows $800 loan from his family, and founds a music-making factory, and launch the careers of artists such as Diana Ross and the Supremes, Michael Jackson and the Jackson 5, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, Marvin Gaye, The Temptations and more. Hence, Motown made its debut!
Come and catch the thrilling saga of the man who broke against barriers and fought against the odds. The show beautifully depicts all his personal relationships and the professional struggles. The role of Berry Gordy and Diana Ross is portrayed by Jay Perry and Natalie Kassanga. Other major characters are David Albury plays Smokey Robinson, with Carl Spencer as Marvin Gaye. On April 2013, the show made its world premiere at New York’s Lunt-Fontanne Theatre followed by a US national tour. Under the superb direction of Charles Randolph-Wright and a book by Gordy, the show is running with packed houses at the Shaftesbury Theatre since February 2016.
The show features 40 classic songs like My Girl, What’s Going On, Dancing in the Street, I Heard It through the Grapevine and Ain’t No Mountain High Enough. With an incredible mind blowing experience, the show is a must watch for people across the globe. So, get set for a memorable time with your dear ones with award winning London show, Motown The Musical!
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