Motown The Musical Des Moines Tickets
Motown: The Musical is a juke box musical based on the experiences of Berry Gordy. Gordy founded the famous music record label Motown, which went on to sign some of the most famous names of that era. The musical is built on the autobiography Gordy wrote in 1994 by the name of “To Be Loved: The Music, the Magic, the Memories of Motown”. Directed by Charles Randolph-Wright, Motown the Musical which will be performed at the Des Moine Civic Center is part of the Willis Broadway Series 2014-2015. Get Motown: The Musical Des Moine tickets and hear the classic songs that have survived the test of time, and get to know of the stories behind them.
Berry Gordy had hopes of becoming a famous featherweight boxer. He dropped out of school to pursue his boxing ambitions, when he was twenty one years old. After that his interest turned to music and he overcame many obstacles to come up with the Motown record label in 1959. Motown the Musical tells Gordy’s incredible journey as he became a music mogul. The Motown record label signed and launched the careers of future pop icons, such as Michael Jackson, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson and Diana Ross. Under the label of Motown, which was managed by Gordy himself, these legendary artists got together and completely changed the music landscape. The Motown family shattered barriers and fought against the odds to come up with music that transformed America. Find out the story behind these immortal classics with Motown: The Musical Des Moine tickets. Des Moine, the capital of Iowa, is accustomed to Broadway performances. With plenty of theatre lovers in Des Moine, Motown the Musical will definitely attract people in huge numbers.
The musical received nominations for the brilliant music that it showcased and the actors performing in it. It got the Tony Award nominations for Best Orchestrations, Best Sound Design of a Musical, Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role and Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role. Don’t miss this explosive musical with its varied playlist including the best hits such as “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough”, “My Girl” and many more.