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Review: MJ Is Musically Thrilling

February 1, 2022, 10:10.29 pm ET

Review: MJ Is Musically Thrilling
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By Brian Scott Lipton

If there’s ever been any question that Michael Jackson was one of the greatest singer-dancers that pop music has ever produced, the new biomusical “MJ,” now at Broadway’s Neil Simon Theatre, simply refutes all doubters. As for those other, more difficult questions about Jackson, the show – which is set during the final rehearsals of Jackson’s groundbreaking 1992 tour for the album “Dangerous” – doesn’t succeed in answering them. There are thrills and there are chills. Read Full Review