The new Broadway musical ‘MJ’ has recently put out a casting call and are looking for actors to take on the role of Michael Jackson at various points in his life. These auditions have come after the show recently announced that Ephraim Sykes but they are also looking for an understudy’s.
Here is the information taken from the official web site:
Are you interested in playing Michael Jackson on Broadway? MJ THE MUSICAL is currently seeking performers to play and/or understudy Michael Jackson in the new Broadway musical!
Auditions are being held across the country and also via video submission. Seeking:
Michael Jackson – Late teens to 30
Young Michael Jackson – to play Michael at age 10
Auditions will be held in the cities below and also via video submission!
Washington, D.C.: Saturday, January 11th, 2020
Chicago, IL: Saturday, January 11th, 2020
Detroit, MI: Sunday, January 12th, 2020
Philadelphia, PA: Sunday, January 12th, 2020
New York City, NY: Saturday, January 25th, 2020
Atlanta, GA: Saturday, January 25th, 2020
Los Angeles, CA: Saturday, February 1, 2020
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for details of how to audition.
The show is scheduled to begin on July 6th and will open officially on August 13th at the Neil Simon Theatre.