Michael Jackson Musical In The Works

Production is underway on a new Broadway Musical exploring the life of the nation’s most beloved pop star, the late Michael Jackson. Presently untitled, the play is set to be written by 2-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage. The show, which will head to Broadway circa 2020, will be directed and choreographed by Tony Award-winning director Christopher Wheeldon. Produced by The Michael Jackson estate, in collaboration with Columbia Live Stage Musical, the score of the play will feature several massive hits from the star’s beloved career. Nottage won two Pulitzer Prizes in the years 2009 and 2017 for the dramas Ruined and Sweat respectively. Copyright(c) 2018 RTTNews.com. All Rights ReservedLess «

Check Also

John Mellencamp Receives Woody Guthrie Prize

John Mellencamp has won the Woody Guthrie Prize. The Tulsa, Oklahoma-based Woodie Guthrie Center announced the award on Wednesday. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member will be presented with the award on August 30.More »