We’re finally getting a Michael Jackson musical.
Columbia Live Stage and the Michael Jackson Estate announced on Tuesday (June 19) that development has begun on a stage show based on MJ’s life, to be directed by Tony Award winner Christopher Wheeldon. An official title has not been determined.
The musical will also feature a book by Pulitzer Prize winner, Lynn Nottage and a soundtrack full of “The King of Pop’s” hits. The Broadway premiere is set for 2020.