Tuesday, January 20, 2009
Michael Jackson - The Musical
If Broadway needs any tips as to how to stay afloat in these hard economic times, they need not look any further than the West End and the recent opening of the jukebox musical to top all jukebox musicals. That’s right folks, it’s come to this – ‘Thriller Live’. The King of Pop may not be in the production, but more than 30 of his chart topping songs are. As there is no real plot or dialogue, it’s more of a tribute concert, but, hey, it could be worse, and no doubt, it’s headed that way. We’re bound to encounter a Britney Spears muscial one of these days. Read the WSJ article here.