Motown – The Musical: December 5-7, 2017
at the Century II Concert Hall.
“The hit machine is running on all cylinders in ‘Motown’!”
Tickets: On Sale:
09-13- 2017 @ 10:00 AM
Tuesday, December 5, 2017: 7:30pm
Wednesday, December 6, 2017: 7:30pm
Thursday, December 7, 2017: 7:30pm
Tickets on Sale soon…
CENTURY II CONCERT HALL PH: 316-303-8100
SHOW-TIMES: 7:30 PM
Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center,
225 West Douglas Avenue,
Wichita, KS 67202
It began as one man’s story… became everyone’s music… and is now Broadway’s musical. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy.
ACT I: 1 hour 25 minutes
INTERMISSION: 20 minutes
ACT II: 1 hour 5 minutes
RUNNING TIME: 2 hours 45 minutes
WHY YOU SHOULD SEE IT
Featuring classic songs such as “My Girl” and “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough,” experience the story behind the music in the record-breaking smash hit MOTOWN THE MUSICAL!
SHOULD I BRING THE LITTLE ONES
MOTOWN THE MUSICAL contains some mature themes and is recommended for children ages 12 and up.
The performance will begin promptly at the advertised curtain time. Latecomers will be held outside of the theater until the company approved entrance time.
More than just a Broadway show, Motown: The musical is an incredible look back at the country’s most loved genre and the music that transformed America. This hit Broadway musical garnered four nominations at the 2013 Tony Awards and now its musical magic is set to hit theatres throughout the US, coming to Century II Concert Hall in Wichita , KS , November 4 – 5, 2017
Filled with the back stories of legends such as Diana Ross, Smokey Robinson and a whole host of the motor city’s favourite stars, and featuring billboard busting classics like ‘My Girl’ and ‘Ain’t No Mountain High Enough’, this is an uplifting show about how Motown broke down racial barriers and got us all dancing to the same rhythm!
What is Motown: The Musical about?
Motown: The Musical follows writing impresario and founder of the Motown label, Berry Gordy as he fights against the odds to turn his improbable dream into all singing, all dancing reality. Adapted from Berry’s own 1994 autobiography, ‘To Be Loved’, this is an incredible walk down memory lane, as we see how Smokey got his honey toned voice and how Diana found fame, amongst 50 classic songs that are guaranteed to keep you dancing all night long.
Did you know?
Berry Gordy nearly turned down the Jackson Five, because he didn’t want to work with kids. It was Gladys Knight who eventually pursuaded him to sign them, a year later!