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Motown the Musical

210 Shaftesbury Avenue | Shaftesbury Theatre, London WC2H 8DP, England
+44 20 7379 5399
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Motown The Musical Theater Show
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Motown The Musical Theater Show
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210 Shaftesbury Avenue | Shaftesbury Theatre, London WC2H 8DP, England
Holborn
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I visit with my mum and mother-in-law and this is one I’ve been excited about for some time and Motown IS the greatest era of music ever as far as I’m concerned! I couldn’t wait. It was a very hot day in London and the...More

Thank Hannah R
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took our two teens out for a night on the town. Loved the show and such nostalgia for the amazing music and artists produced by Motown. It was first for the kids to hear much of the music I grew up with. The performers...More

Thank yntravels
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I spent a very pleasant evening when I went to see Motown the musical. The music was uplifting and though I didn’t know all the singers that did not spoil the show. The audience were all joining in and it also made the performance more...More

Thank Laura B
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Get yourselves along to see “the show not to be missed” The story line is real and is great ... linked into the historical events that surround the birth and first 25 years of this superb music 🎼🎼🎼🎼🎼🎼🎼🎼🎼🎼🎼🎼🎼 The acting is believable too The music...More

Thank Winifred S
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I had heard great things about this show from friends who had seen it, I wasn't disappointed. Singing & acting were top notch. Even from our seats in Royal circle right at th back didn't spoil it could hear & see very clearly. Only thing...More

Thank Deborah4606
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to see this musical with family for my mums birthday. We got a deal on the tickets so for £25 each it was a bargain for a west end production! The music was fantastic and the singing was great! The only let down...More

Thank VikkiK91
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wasn't sure what to expect as we managed to secure last minute tickets at a discount. Admittedly I am fond of Motown music so knew there would be songs to my liking. However, the story was surprise to me. The narrative was much more deep...More

Thank laceyd872016
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic show. All the songs were fantastic and the acting superb. It was certainly a feel good musical. Must go again very soon.

Thank stephen b
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, let me start by saying I was DREADING going to see this musical. It was for a relatives birthday so was their idea. Begrudgingly me and my husband parted with £160. I thought it had no flow to it, the scenes were chopping and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love having an afternoon at the theatre and less than an hour travel for us it’s easy train ride even in the heat. What a great show, I know there is such a catalogue to choose from but the songs that represented the Motown...More

Thank HarryHHarrie
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gsomerville
June 13, 2018|
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Response from peteh558 | Reviewed this property |
We could hear clearly there was plenty of songs from mostly the 60s,and a good story based on how Motown started and was a big part of music in that decade.
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244molly
May 14, 2018|
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Response from silversh0es | Reviewed this property |
No strobe lighting as far as I can remember. It would have been odd, wrong era.
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Clare364
April 1, 2018|
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Response from Anders386 | Reviewed this property |
About 2,5 hours with a 15-20 minutes pause/intermission after 1,5 hours. a fantastic show
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