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Motown the Musical

210 Shaftesbury Avenue | Shaftesbury Theatre, London WC2H 8DP, England
+44 20 7379 5399
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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210 Shaftesbury Avenue | Shaftesbury Theatre, London WC2H 8DP, England
Holborn
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"berry gordy"
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"diana ross"
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"stevie wonder"
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"smokey robinson"
in 34 reviews
"shaftesbury theatre"
in 19 reviews
"story line"
in 50 reviews
"four tops"
in 15 reviews
"who played michael jackson"
in 15 reviews
"singing and dancing"
in 34 reviews
"audience participation"
in 32 reviews
"great songs"
in 29 reviews
"foot tapping"
in 10 reviews
"royal circle"
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"amazing voice"
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"second half"
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"star of the show"
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"talented cast"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is definatley worth going to see. The songs are great and the singer's are too. Inside the theatre it is just beautiful.

1  Thank muggle m
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I went to see the show with my husband a week ago. The Show was ok but there are many better shows in London. We had seats in the middle of row O in the stalls. The temperature was boiling and it was not hot...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the show. Lots of singing & dancing & great outfits. Fantastic singers. Learned a lot about Berry Gordy & the Motown era

Thank Vicki D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was booked as a surprise for my Birthday. I would not say I was a huge fan of motown and did not know much about the story behind it but I must say this was pleasantly surprising. The show is very enjoyable and you...More

Thank kerriroseleigh
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went with friends to see this. I have seen a lot of shows and this one was very average in my opinion. The story was hard to follow and although the singing was good, they did not sing many full songs. It was heavy...More

Thank Karys H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time last night! The show was fantastic, great singers, especially Michael Jackson. I have seen in previously reviews that the audience wasn’t allowed to sing along, but last night we did and they got the audience involved, especially at the end, we...More

1  Thank yumrum79
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here for my Birthday on Saturday and it was just fantastic! Great cast, great music, great story line. You are asked to not sing along to songs which is fine, the last thing i want is someone mediocre singing in my ear when...More

Thank Sarah C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cast were outstanding, the orchestra were brilliant and the voices were exceptional. None more so than Gordy and Diana Ross, what a gift to sing like that! Phenomenal. Great date night with a toe tapping feel good factor. Definitely recommend it.

Thank tashspdns
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great show. Music was sensational. Would definitely recommend. Cosy theatre added to the atmosphere. Show really takes you back

Thank Seanat100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We both enjoyed the show. great songs from a good cast shame they didn't play more of each song rather then putting a lot of songs in the show. Did find it a bit hot in the theatre but then it was a warm day,and...More

Thank peteh558
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244molly
14 May 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
1 April 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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18 March 2018|
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Response from madowninguk | Reviewed this property |
We were in back row of Grand Circle, G14 and 15 at £23 each. Seats were in the ‘heavens’ but a clear view of stage and we could stand as not causing obstruction to anyone. We thought these were great value! No dress code, we... More
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