Follows the career of producer and songwriter Berry Gordy and the creation of Motown Records.
Gordy's label signed artists including Diana Ross and the Supremes, Michael Jackson and the Jackson 5, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye and The Temptations.
The show features hits including My Girl, What's Going On, Dancing in the Street, I Heard It Through The Grapevine and Ain't No Mountain High Enough.
(Lead casting as from 6 March 2018)
“Motown classics served up with punch, pizazz and some fairly obvious backtracking... Comes across as a muddled vanity exercise. ”
“The band is tight, the top notes hit, the large ensemble have buckets of sass... No-one manages to make the dialogue work. ”