A Motown National Tour Looks Likely Based On New Audition Calls As Motown The Musical In New York Continues As One Of The Hottest Shows On Broadway
Motown Broadway appears ready to spread its wings and embark on a national tour next year. Catch the show in New York City now with some performances under $50 per ticket at Financial Firebird’s Ticket-Broadway.com site with
Motown The Musical casting calls last week indicate a Motown National tour should be announced for 2014. Auditions took place in both New York And Chicago. Motown Chicago runs from April 22 to July 13, 2014 at the Oriental Theater. From the look of the breadth of the casting call and the success of other National Broadway Tours, it certainly looks like Motown expects to hit the road in 2014.
Motown Tickets outsold all other Broadway shows for August and the first two weeks of September in the resale market except Book Of Mormon. For much of the summer Motown even out sold Book Of Mormon.
Depending on the seats requested and the performance dates prices for discount Motown tickets vary widely, but right now the lowest priced end of the scale seems to offer unusual discounts in their costs. The current low priced seat discovered by the Ticket-Broadway.com cheapest ticket tool reveals Motown tickets for as low as $44 each for the Friday night October 18th show. Find a low price under $50 for many performances in October. Fans can save even more by using discount code BPACK5 at online checkout. Use the cheapest Broadway tickets tool to find discounted tickets for many of the other best Broadway shows too. Ticket-Broadway.com added Motown to its list of the best Broadway Musicals earlier this year.
With prices this low for Motown tickets, buying seats for the shows available with the deep discounts can beat buying tickets at the TKTS half price booth by offering some cheaper prices, allowing the purchase before the day of the show and not requiring and waiting in long lines. As with any Broadway musical, some critics issued a thumbs up review and other a thumbs down, but almost unanimously they agree the show offers a a huge repertoire of Motown songs. Some tunes continue from start to finish while other only offer spinets, but by the end of the performance audience members will hear over 50 Motown standards.
For those who want to see Motown The Musical but can not visit New York City keep a watch out for the upcoming Motown Chicago starting with at the Oriental Theatre for their Broadway Touring Chicago stop. Expect future announcements for the rest of the Motown Tour dates and venues. Book Of Mormon Chicago currently ranks as the top selling Broadway Touring Show in the country.
For anyone who might not know Motown because they never knew the term, the record label or most likely because they were not born until well after the Motown heyday, Berry Gordy founded a record company in the late 1950’s that came to define it’s own style of music. Motown artists included Diana Ross, The Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson and many more.
The play could be said to fall into the genre of a Jukebox Musical where the primary function includes the singing of popular songs similar to Jersey Boys on Broadway or Mamma Mia. For Motown fans who want to hear the songs of that era and who will love live mixed with the Story of the Motown label as written by founder Berry Gordy, Motown the Musical provides the answer on a Broadway stage. Buy Motown Tickets for a discount at the Ticket-Broadway site, use coupon code BPACK5 for extra savings, get cash back when booking one of the Hotels near Broadway and ask for a $25 Broadway restaurant certificate too for one of the top Broadway hotel packages anywhere.
Motown The Musical provides a fun night of entertainment, and at under $45 per ticket it makes for a cheap date night too. Check the calendar and try to grab some of these discount seats before they’re all sold. Those living far away from Broadway New York can keep their eyes open for Motown shows coming on the road next year too.