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Motown: The Musical

Motown: The MusicalOxford New Theatre, Oxford

Relive the magic of Motown this Christmas as the hit sensation lands at the New Theatre.
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See Motown: The Musical at the Oxford New Theatre

Relive the magic of Motown this Christmas as the hit sensation lands at the New Theatre. Motown the Musical brings over 40 songs from the 60’s and 70’s to Oxford for the ultimate night out.

Motown the Musical focuses on the man at the centre of it all. It chronicles the life of Berry Gordy, Founder of Motown Records. The show is heavily based on his memoir, and recalls his relationships with some of the biggest stars in the world. From launching the careers of Diana Ross to Michael Jackson, Motown was one of the biggest moments in the history of music. Now you watch his journey to creating one of the most momentous music empires played out on stage.

The show premiered in April 2013 in the US, but has since won over audiences around the globe. From the 31st August, Motown the Musical heads out on its UK tour stopping at the New Theatre, Oxford along the way.

The story begins in 1983, on the 25th anniversary of the record label. Gordy looks back at himself as a young man and how he got to where he is. He reflects on his journey to creating the musical empire, as well as the social and political climate of America. It explores the successes and losses of Motown, starting from its early stars like Mary Wells and Stevie Wonder.

Throughout the juxebox musical, many songs recapture the magic of the decades. Some of the classics that are featured in Motown: The Musical include; ‘Ain’t No Mountain High Enough’, ‘My Girl’, ‘I Heard Through The Grapevine’ and ‘Dancing in the Streets.’

Motown: The Musical 2019 Tour DatesMotown: The Musical in Oxford tickets are currently available on TickX. It will be showing for just over two weeks, and guarantees to warm up the winter blues.

Book tickets today and head over to Motown to experience ‘The beat of a generation: The soul of a nation.’


The Cast

Nana Agyemanbediako

Nana Agyemanbediako

Young Berry/Stevie/Michael

Raphael Higgins-Humes

Raphael Higgins-Humes

Young Berry/Stevie/Michael

Rio Myers

Rio Myers

Young Berry/Stevie/Michael

Cedric Neal

Cedric Neal

Berry Gordy

Lucy St Louis

Lucy St Louis

Diana Ross

David Albury

David Albury

Smokey Robinson

Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye

Kayi Ushe


About

The Oxford New Theatre has had a variety of guises over the since a theatre was once built where it stands in 1836, having gone through names like New Theatre, Vic, Theatre Royale, The Apollo and back again. In that time, the theatre has always hosted a vast array of theatre and pop/ rock concerts with huge productions like Chicago and Guys and Dolls attracting droves of guests. Find & compare all events and tickets below to get the cheapest prices available.


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Performance Information

Performance dates: Monday- Saturday at 7:30pm, Thursday and Saturday at 2:30pm.
Performance running time: Approximately 2 hours 45 minutes (including a 20 minute interval).

The Box Office and Royal Circle are on street level; patrons with limited mobility are recommended to sit in the Royal Circle. Other areas of the auditorium can only be accessed using stairs and unfortunately there is no lift. Please speak to our Box Office staff to discuss your requirements when booking your tickets.

The Foyer Bar serves the Royal Circle and is accessible via ramp or 3 steps. The Front of House team are available to assist with bar orders and will ensure that all audience members are comfortable during their visit.

The Theatre is equipped with an infra-red system and headsets are available on request; please speak to the Front of House team when you arrive if you require one.

Guide dogs and Hearing dogs are welcome at the Theatre. They may sit with you in the auditorium or our Front of House team will look after them whilst you enjoy the performance.

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