If you or someone you know is looking for the role of a lifetime this might be the opportunity for you. MJ the Musical is holding open auditions in Washington, D.C., Chicago, Detroit, Philadelphia, Atlanta, New York City, and Los Angeles. They are seeking talented performers to play the King of Pop himself at various ages throughout the production. These auditions will be taking place throughout January.
For audition information, click here.
The show has already found it's main Michael Jackson in Tony Award-nominee Ephraim Sykes. The show features a book by Pulitzer Prize-winner Lynn Nottage, and will be directed by Tony Award-winner Christopher Wheeldon.
MJ is set to begin performances on Broadway July 6, 2020 with an official opening night of scheduled for August 13th.