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Motown the Musical
Motown the Musical
The real story of the one-of-a-kind sound that hit the airwaves in 1959 and changed America forever.
First Preview Date
March 11, 2013
Opening Date
April 14, 2013
Closing Date
January 18, 2015
Show Run Time
2 hours and 45 minutes with 1 intermission
Tickets By Phone Regular Ticket Price Premium Ticket Price
(877) 250-2929 $80.75 - $156.75 $267

Tickets may also be purchased in person at the box office. See Theatre Information for location and hours.

Current Week's Schedule

Mon Dec 15th Tue Dec 16th Wed Dec 17th Thu Dec 18th Fri Dec 19th Sat Dec 20th Sun Dec 21st
7:30 2:00 7:30 7:30 2:00 & 7:30 2:00 & 7:30
Additional Fees

Tickets purchased online and by phone are subject to a per-ticket service charge of and a per order handling fee. Handling fees vary by how your tickets are delivered.  Facility fees, where applicable, are included in the ticket price. Note: You can avoid on-line and telephone fees by purchasing your tickets in person at the show's box office.

Group Tickets

For groups of 15 or more, please visit Telecharge.com Group Sales or call (212) 239-6262 (outside the NY metro area (800) 432-7780.)

Show Advisory

Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

Motown the Musical

Musical, Drama, Original, Broadway


The real story of the one-of-a-kind sound that hit the airwaves in 1959 and changed America forever. This exhilarating show charts Motown founder Berry Gordy's incredible 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.


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Music by The Legendary Motown Catalog. Book by Berry Gordy. Lyrics by The Legendary Motown Catalog. Based upon the book "To Be Loved: The Music, The Magic, The Memories of Motown" by Berry Gordy.

Directed by Charles Randolph-Wright. Choreographed by Patricia Wilcox, Warren Adams.

Starring Charl Brown, Krystal Joy Brown, Bryan Terrell Clark, Josh Tower.

For full credits, view the show on IBDB.com

Lunt-Fontanne Theatre

205 West 46th Street
Between Broadway and 8th Avenue

Box Office Hours

Monday & Tuesday 10am-8pm, Wednesday-Saturday: 10am-8:30pm, Sunday: 12pm-6pm

Motown the Musical on Tour

For more information regarding the tour, click here.

Currently Playing At
Minneapolis, MN USA
Dec 16 - Dec 28
Orpheum Theatre - Minneapolis
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Motown The Musical

Upcoming Cities

Pittsburgh, PA USA
Dec 30, 2014 - Jan 4, 2015
Heinz Hall
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Philadelphia, PA USA
Jan 6, 2015 - Jan 18, 2015
Academy Of Music: Kimmel Center
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Buffalo, NY USA
Jan 20, 2015 - Jan 25, 2015
Shea's Performing Arts Center
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Boston, MA USA
Jan 27, 2015 - Feb 15, 2015
Opera House (MA)
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Durham, NC USA
Feb 17, 2015 - Feb 22, 2015
Durham Performing Arts Center
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Fort Lauderdale, FL USA
Feb 24, 2015 - Mar 8, 2015
Broward Center For The Performing Arts
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Orlando, FL USA
Mar 10, 2015 - Mar 15, 2015
Walt Disney Theater at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Tampa, FL USA
Mar 17, 2015 - Mar 22, 2015
David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts
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Omaha, NE USA
Mar 25, 2015 - Mar 29, 2015
Orpheum Theater - Omaha
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Denver, CO USA
Mar 31, 2015 - Apr 19, 2015
Buell Theatre
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Tempe, AZ USA
Apr 21, 2015 - Apr 26, 2015
ASU Gammage
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Los Angeles, CA USA
Apr 28, 2015 - Jun 7, 2015
Pantages Theatre - Los Angeles
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San Diego, CA USA
Jun 9, 2015 - Jun 14, 2015
San Diego Civic Theatre
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Costa Mesa, CA USA
Jun 16, 2015 - Jun 28, 2015
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
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Milwaukee, WI USA
Jul 7, 2015 - Jul 12, 2015
Uihlein Hall At Marcus Center
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Memphis, TN USA
Jul 14, 2015 - Jul 19, 2015
Orpheum Theatre - Memphis
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Houston, TX USA
Jul 21, 2015 - Jul 26, 2015
Hobby Center For The Performing Arts
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Dallas, TX USA
Jul 28, 2015 - Aug 16, 2015
AT&T Performing Arts Center

Atlanta, GA USA
Aug 18, 2015 - Aug 23, 2015
Fox Theatre
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Charlotte, NC USA
Aug 25, 2015 - Sep 6, 2015
Belk Theater
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Please check back soon for more dates.

All performance dates and information subject to change.

Motown the Musical (Cast Recording)

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