About the Show/Event
Information for Motown The Musical
at Sheffield Theatres, Sheffield
(Musical). With just 800 dollars borrowed from his family, Motown founder Berry Gordy, goes from featherweight boxer to heavyweight music mogul, discovering and launching the careers of Diana Ross and the Supremes, Michael Jackson and the Jackson 5, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, Marvin Gaye and many more. Motown The Musical uncovers the story of the legendary record label that changed music history and created the soundtrack of a generation. Lyceum TheatreMotown The Musical website
Approximate runtime 122minutes (including any interval).
Age Advisory: 8+
Performers Edward Baruwa (Berry Gordy), Karis Anderson (Diana Ross), Nathan Lewis (Smokey Robinson), Shak Gabbidon-Williams (Marvin Gaye), Dayo Adeoye, Scott Armstrong, Simeon Beckett, Natalia Brown, Ethan Davis, Andrew Dillon, Akeem Ellis-Hyman, Christopher Gopaul, Daniel Haswell, Olivia Hibbert, Karis Jack, Michael Jeremiah, Amana Jones, Abz Kareem, Kane Matthews, DeeArna McClean, Matt Mills, Cordell Mosteller, Nicole Nyarambi, Spencer O'Brien, Perry O'Dea, Alex Okoampa, Reece Richards, Emma Robotham-Hunt.
Book by Berry Gordy. Producer Kevin McCollum. Producer Doug Morris. Producer Berry Gordy. Producer Adam Spiegel. Director Charles Randolph-Wright. Design David Korins. Lighting Natasha Katz. Choreographer Patricia Wilcox. Choreographer Warren Adams. Costume Esosa. Sound Peter Hylenski. Music Ethan Popp (music supervision/orchestration/arrangement). Music Bryan Cook (co-orchestrations/additional arrangements).