Motown: The Musical: Info & Synopsis


Synopsis:

Motown: the Musical is a jukebox musical that celebrates the iconic music and history of Motown Records. The story follows the journey of Berry Gordy, the founder of Motown, as he builds a record label that revolutionizes the music industry. The musical showcases the rise of Motown artists such as Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, and Stevie Wonder, highlighting their triumphs and challenges.


Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2013)

Cast Size: 10+

Genre: Biography

Setting: 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s / USA (Michigan)


Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Various

Book: Berry Gordy


Links

Sheet Music: Musicnotes➝


Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2013)➝


Tags

2010s, Bands, Biography, Black Artists, Jukebox Musical, PopPopularSoul


Similar Musicals

If you’re looking to discover new shows, here are some musicals like Motown: The Musical.

Ain’t Too Proud

Dreamgirls


Return to the complete A-Z musicals list »


 

Skip to content