Sarofim Hall - Hobby Center | Houston, Texas
This season, you'll be able to experience the story and triumphs of the world's greatest pop star through a spellbinding stage musical! MJ the Musical – The Life Story of Michael Jackson – is finally going on tour, and it's set to take over this season with countless dates across North America! Catch 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 the current November, MJ the Musical will be making its way to Houston, Texas! Prepare for a marvelous performance on Friday 17th November 2023 as the stage at Sarofim Hall becomes illuminated with Michael Jackson's biggest hits! This amazing musical takes the audience on a trip to 1992 during the significant events of Michael Jackson's Dangerous World Tour! The performance will present pivotal and career-defining moments that led to the everlasting legacy of the world's biggest pop star!
Don't miss out and grab tickets now to see MJ - The Life Story of Michael Jackson at Sarofim Hall!
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 mesmerizing and hard 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 astonishing and concerning."
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 typical 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 favorable side 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 insight 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 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 trick, insisting it didn't belong to him. It's a renouncement worthy enough of a clever criminal."
This 2023, MJ the Musical will cover multiple dates for its national tour, including several performances at the modern Sarofim Hall. The concert hall is the perfect venue to host such a remarkable musical. Sarofim Hall has a long tradition and experience in providing top-tier entertainment to music and arts enthusiasts of Houston, Texas, and beyond! Sarofim Hall's cozy 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 appreciate the musical's multitude of hits. MJ has specially curated Jackson's comprehensive catalog, and each of his powerful songs is given a spellbinding 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 Friday 17th November 2023 by hitting the Get Tickets link now!