Motown The Musical celebrates 1st West End birthday at the Shaftesbury Theatre.
The hit West End production of Motown the Musical celebrates its first birthday in London with the release of over 200,000 new tickets for sale; the show is now booking up to 24 February 2018 at the Shaftesbury Theatre.
The lead cast comprising Cedric Neal as Berry Gordy, Lucy St. Louis as Diana Ross, Obioma Ugoala as Smokey Robinson and Sifiso Mazibuko as Marvin Gaye will continue in their roles.
From 7 March 2017 the ensemble cast features Cameron Bernard Jones, Ryan Carter, KM Drew Boateng, Samuel Edwards, Dujonna Gift-Simms, Vanessa Fisher, Terique Jarrett, Cleopatra Joseph, Wilson Kiiru, Natasha Leaver, Brandon Lee Sears, Kieran McGinn, Simone Mistry-Palmer, Samuel Nicholas, Brianna Ogunbawo, Matt Overfield, Jay Perry, Timothy Quinlan, Simon Ray Harvey, Sharon Rose, Lawrence Rowe, Ashley Samuels, Carl Spencer, Richard Taylor Woods, Alex Thomas-Smith, Cherelle Williams, Michael Woolston-Thomas and Jayme-Lee Zanoncelli.
Nana Ageyman-Bediako, Raphael Higgins-Humes, Rio Myers and Tumo Reetsang alternate the role of Young Michael Jackson.
With music and lyrics from the Motown catalogue and book by Motown founder Berry Gordy, Charles Randolph-Wright’s production tells the story behind the classic hits.