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Motown The Musical   Tour  

 
Motown The Musical
Opening Date: April 22, 2014    
Closing Date: July 3, 2016

Category: Musical, Drama, Original, National Tour



Production Staff [See More]
Produced by Kevin McCollum, Doug Morris and Berry Gordy
Book by Berry Gordy; Music by The Legendary Motown Catalog; Lyrics by The Legendary Motown Catalog; Based on the book "To Be Loved: The Music, The Magic, The Memories of Motown" by Berry Gordy; Music by arrangement with Sony/ATV Music Publishing; Co - Orchestrator: Ethan Popp and Bryan Crook; Music arranged by Ethan Popp; Additional Arrangements: Bryan Crook; Dance arrangements by Zane Mark; Musical Director: Darryl Archibald; Script Consultant: David Goldsmith and Dick Scanlan
Directed by Charles Randolph-Wright; Choreographed by Patricia Wilcox and Warren Adams
Scenic Design by David Korins; Costume Design by ESosa; Lighting Design by Natasha Katz; Sound Design by Peter Hylenski; Projection Design by Daniel Brodie; Hair and Wig Design by Charles G. LaPointe; Make-Up Design by J. Jared Janas; Associate Scenic Design: Rod Lemmond; Associate Costume Design: Cathy Parrott and Sarah Sophia Lidz; Associate Lighting Design: Aaron Spivey; Associate Sound Design: Jesse Stevens; Associate Projection Design: Olivia Sebesky; Associate Hair and Wig Design: Leah Loukas
Executive Producer: Nina Lannan; General Manager: Bespoke Theatricals and Maggie Brohn; Associate Gen. Mgr: Nathan Gehan; Company Manager: Miguel Ortiz
Technical Supervisor: David Benken; Production Manager: Rose Palombo; Production Supervisor: Julia P. Jones; Production Stage Manager: Anna R. Kaltenbach
Musical Supervisor: Ethan Popp; Associate Musical Supervisor: Darren Ledbetter; Musical Coordinator: Michael Keller; Conducted by Darryl Archibald; Associate Conductor: John Samorian; Keyboard 1: Darryl Archibald; Keyboard 2: John Samorian; Drums: Trevor Holder; Guitar (Electric & Hollow-Body Electric): David Matos; Electric, Acoustic, and 5-String Electric Bass: Enzo Penizzotto
Creative Consultant: Christie Burton; Casting: Telsey + Company and Bethany Knox, CSA; Tour Booking Agency: The Booking Group and Meredith Blair; Tour Marketing: Allied Live; Tour Press: Allied Live; Marketing and Press Outreach: Linda Stewart; Broadway Press Office: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Online/Digital Interactive: SPOTCo, Inc.; Dance Captain: Rod Harrelson; Photographer: Joan Marcus
Cast
Clifton Oliver
Berry Gordy
Allison Semmes
Diana Ross
Nicholas Christopher
Smokey Robinson
Jarran Muse
Marvin Gaye
Leon Outlaw, Jr.
Young Berry
Alternate
Young Michael
Alternate
Young Stevie
Alternate
Reed L. Shannon
Young Berry
Alternate
Young Michael
Alternate
Young Stevie
Alternate
Eric Buckley
Ensemble
Patrice Covington
Ensemble
Jamarice Daughtry
Ensemble
Ashley Tamar Davis
Ensemble
Lynorris Evans
Ensemble
Melanie Evans
Ensemble
Robert Hartwell
Ensemble
Rodney Earl Jackson, Jr.
Ensemble
Trisha Jeffrey
Ensemble
Grasan Kingsberry
Ensemble
Elijah Ahmad Lewis
Ensemble
Jarvis Manning, Jr.
Ensemble
Krisha Marcano
Ensemble
Marq Moss
Ensemble
Rashad Naylor
Ensemble
Chadae Nichol
Ensemble
Ramone Owens
Ensemble
Jamison Scott
Ensemble
Douglas Storm
Ensemble
Martina Sykes
Ensemble
Christian Dante White
Ensemble
Swings: Devon Goffman, Jennie Harney, LaTrisa Harper, Rod Harrelson, Nicholas Ryan and Galen J. Williams
Understudies: Jamarice Daughtry (Berry Gordy), Ashley Tamar Davis (Diana Ross), Rodney Earl Jackson, Jr. (Marvin Gaye) and Nicholas Ryan (Smokey Robinson)

ABC
(music by Berry Gordy Jr., Alphonso J. Mizell, Freddie Perren and Deke Richards; lyrics by Berry Gordy Jr., Alphonso J. Mizell, Freddie Perren and Deke Richards)
A Breathtaking Guy
(music by Smokey Robinson; lyrics by Smokey Robinson)
Ain't No Mountain High Enough
(music by Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson; lyrics by Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson)
Ain't Too Proud to Beg
(music by Edward Holland, Jr. and Norman J. Whitfield; lyrics by Edward Holland, Jr. and Norman J. Whitfield)
All Night Long
(music by Lionel Richie; lyrics by Lionel Richie)
Baby I Need Your Loving
(music by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.; lyrics by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.)
Ball of Confusion (That's What the World Is Today)
(music by Barrett Strong and Norman J. Whitfield; lyrics by Barrett Strong and Norman J. Whitfield)
Brick House
(music by William King, Ronald Lapread, Thomas McClary, Walter Orange, Lionel Richie and Milan Williams; lyrics by William King, Ronald Lapread, Thomas McClary, Walter Orange, Lionel Richie and Milan Williams)
Buttered Popcorn
(music by Barney Ales and Berry Gordy Jr.; lyrics by Barney Ales and Berry Gordy Jr.)
Bye Bye Baby
(music by Mary Wells; lyrics by Mary Wells)
Two Lovers
(music by Smokey Robinson; lyrics by Smokey Robinson)
Can I Close the Door
(music by Berry Gordy Jr. and Michael Lovesmith; lyrics by Berry Gordy Jr. and Michael Lovesmith)
Come See About Me
(music by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.; lyrics by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.)
Cruisin
(music by William Robinson and Marvin Tarplin; lyrics by William Robinson and Marvin Tarplin)
Dancing in the Street
(music by Marvin Gaye, Ivy Joe Hunter and William Stevenson; lyrics by Marvin Gaye, Ivy Joe Hunter and William Stevenson)
Do You Love Me
(music by Berry Gordy Jr.; lyrics by Berry Gordy Jr.)
Fingertips, Part 2
(music by Henry Cosby and Clarence O. Paul; lyrics by Henry Cosby and Clarence O. Paul)
For Once in My Life
(music by Ronald Miller and Orlando Murden; lyrics by Ronald Miller and Orlando Murden)
Get Ready
(music by Smokey Robinson; lyrics by Smokey Robinson)
Give It to Me, Baby
(music by Rick James; lyrics by Rick James)
Good Morning, Heartache
(music by Ervin M. Drake, Dan Fisher and Irene Higginbotham; lyrics by Ervin M. Drake, Dan Fisher and Irene Higginbotham)
Got a Job
(music by Tyran Carlo, Berry Gordy Jr. and Smokey Robinson; lyrics by Tyran Carlo, Berry Gordy Jr. and Smokey Robinson)
I Can't Get Next to You
(music by Barrett Strong and Norman J. Whitfield; lyrics by Barrett Strong and Norman J. Whitfield)
I Got a Feeling
(music by Herbert Lamont Dozier and Edward Holland, Jr.; lyrics by Herbert Lamont Dozier and Edward Holland, Jr.)
I Hear a Symphony
(music by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.; lyrics by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.)
I Heard It Through the Grapevine
(music by Barrett Strong and Norman J. Whitfield; lyrics by Barrett Strong and Norman J. Whitfield)
(I Know) I'm Losing You
(music by Cornelius Grant , Edward Holland, Jr. and Norman J. Whitfield; lyrics by Cornelius Grant , Edward Holland, Jr. and Norman J. Whitfield)
I'll Be There
(music by Hal Davis, Berry Gordy Jr., Willie Hutch and Bob West; lyrics by Hal Davis, Berry Gordy Jr., Willie Hutch and Bob West)
It's What's in the Grooves That Counts
(music by Berry Gordy Jr. and Michael Lovesmith; lyrics by Berry Gordy Jr. and Michael Lovesmith)
I Want You Back
(music by Berry Gordy Jr., Alphonso J. Mizell, Freddie Perren and Deke Richards; lyrics by Berry Gordy Jr., Alphonso J. Mizell, Freddie Perren and Deke Richards)
Hail to the Beat
(music by Berry Gordy Jr. and Michael Lovesmith; lyrics by Berry Gordy Jr. and Michael Lovesmith)
Happy Birthday
(music by Stevie Wonder; lyrics by Stevie Wonder)
Hey Joe (Black Like Me)
(music by Berry Gordy Jr. and Michael Lovesmith; lyrics by Berry Gordy Jr. and Michael Lovesmith)
How High the Moon
(music by Morgan Lewis; lyrics by Nancy Hamilton)
Lonely Teardrops
(music by Tyran Carlo, Gwendolyn Gordy Fuqua and Berry Gordy Jr.; lyrics by Tyran Carlo, Gwendolyn Gordy Fuqua and Berry Gordy Jr.)
Love Child
(music by Deke Richards, Joan Pamela Sawyer, R. Dean Taylor and Frank Wilson; lyrics by Deke Richards, Joan Pamela Sawyer, R. Dean Taylor and Frank Wilson)
Love Is Here and Now You're Gone
(music by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.; lyrics by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.)
Mercy, Mercy Me (The Ecology)
(music by Marvin Gaye; lyrics by Marvin Gaye)
My Girl
(music by Smokey Robinson and Ronald White; lyrics by Smokey Robinson and Ronald White)
My Guy
(music by Smokey Robinson; lyrics by Smokey Robinson)
My Mama Done Told Me
(music by Tyran Carlo, Berry Gordy Jr. and Smokey Robinson; lyrics by Tyran Carlo, Berry Gordy Jr. and Smokey Robinson)
Please, Mr. Postman
(music by Robert Bateman, Georgia Dobbins, William Garrett, Freddie Gorman and Brian Holland; lyrics by Robert Bateman, Georgia Dobbins, William Garrett, Freddie Gorman and Brian Holland)
Reach Out (I'll Be There)
(music by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.; lyrics by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.)
Reach Out and Touch
(music by Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson; lyrics by Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson)
Reet Petite
(music by Tyran Carlo and Berry Gordy Jr.; lyrics by Tyran Carlo and Berry Gordy Jr.)
Remember Me
(music by Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson; lyrics by Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson)
Shop Around
(music by Berry Gordy Jr. and Smokey Robinson; lyrics by Berry Gordy Jr. and Smokey Robinson)
Shotgun
(music by Autry Dewalt; lyrics by Autry Dewalt)
Sign, Sealed, Delivered
(music by Lee Garrett, Lula Mae Hardaway, Stevie Wonder and Syreeta Wright; lyrics by Lee Garrett, Lula Mae Hardaway, Stevie Wonder and Syreeta Wright)
Square Biz
(music by Mary C. Brockert and Allen Henry McGrier; lyrics by Mary C. Brockert and Allen Henry McGrier)
Stop in the Name of Love
(music by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.; lyrics by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.)
Stubborn Kind of Fellow
(music by Marvin Gaye, George Gordy and William Stevenson; lyrics by Marvin Gaye, George Gordy and William Stevenson)
Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch
(music by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.; lyrics by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Edward Holland, Jr.)
Super Freak
(music by Rick James and Alonzo Miller; lyrics by Rick James and Alonzo Miller)
Tears of a Clown
(music by Henry Cosby, Smokey Robinson and Stevie Wonder; lyrics by Henry Cosby, Smokey Robinson and Stevie Wonder)
The Happening
(music by Frank De Vol, Herbert Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr. and Brian Holland; lyrics by Frank De Vol, Herbert Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr. and Brian Holland)
The Love You Save
(music by Berry Gordy Jr., Alphonso J. Mizell, Freddie Perren and Deke Richards; lyrics by Berry Gordy Jr., Alphonso J. Mizell, Freddie Perren and Deke Richards)
To Be Loved
(music by Tyran Carlo, Gwendolyn Gordy Fuqua and Berry Gordy Jr.; lyrics by Tyran Carlo, Gwendolyn Gordy Fuqua and Berry Gordy Jr.)
War
(music by Barrett Strong and Norman J. Whitfield; lyrics by Barrett Strong and Norman J. Whitfield)
What's Going On
(music by Renaldo Benson, Alfred W. Cleveland and Marvin Gaye; lyrics by Renaldo Benson, Alfred W. Cleveland and Marvin Gaye)
Where Did Our Love Go
(music by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr. and Brian Holland; lyrics by Herbert Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr. and Brian Holland)
Who's Loving You
(music by Smokey Robinson; lyrics by Smokey Robinson)
You Are You
(music by Berry Gordy Jr.; lyrics by Berry Gordy Jr.)
You're All I Need to Get By
(music by Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson; lyrics by Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson)
You're Nobody 'Till Somebody Loves You
(music by James Cavanaugh, Russ Morgan and Larry Stock; lyrics by James Cavanaugh, Russ Morgan and Larry Stock)
You've Really Got a Hold on Me
(music by Smokey Robinson; lyrics by Smokey Robinson)
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