MJ The Musical in New York, NY

Neil Simon Theatre250 West 52nd StreetNew York, NY 10019
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Theatre Policy: 

Guests over the age of 12 need to be Fully Vaccinated with an FDA or WHO authorized vaccine AND present a government-issued photo ID such as a driver’s license or passport. (Guests 12-18 may use a government-issued ID or school ID no photo required.) “Fully vaccinated” means on the date of the performance a guest is: at least 14 days after their second dose of a two dose COVID-19 vaccine, or at least 14 days after their single dose of an approved single dose COVID-19 vaccine.


Featuring over 25 hits from Michael Jackson, MJ the Musical is sure to give you a thrilling experience on Broadway. Hear your favorite hits, including Man in the Mirror, and join a full cast in remembering the life of one of the greatest entertainers of all time. Myles Frost, as MJ, is making his Broadway debut.

Good To Know

  • Must show proof of vaccination.
  • Masks are required for all guests, regardless of vaccination status.
  • The show is 2 hours and 30 minutes, including intermission.
  • MJ is recommended for ages 8 and older. No one under the age of 4 will be permitted into the theatre.
  • Accessible seating is available.


from MJ The Musical
MJ is the electrifying new Broadway musical that takes audiences inside the creative process of one of the greatest entertainers in history.

Featuring over 25 of Michael Jackson’s biggest hits, MJ allows us to rediscover the man in the mirror – with an explosion of music, choreography and theatricality as unforgettable as the artist himself. Book by Lynn Nottage. Directed & Choreographed by Christopher Wheeldon.

MASKS REQUIRED: All guests must wear a properly fitting mask over the nose and mouth in the theatre except when eating or drinking in designated areas.
VACCINATIONS REQUIRED: All guests must be fully vaccinated to enter the theatre and must present digital or physical proof at the door.
• Children under 12 and people with a medical condition or closely held religious belief that prevents vaccination may show proof of a negative COVID-19 test.
PHOTO ID: Guests ages 18 and older must present a valid government-issued photo ID. Guests under 18 may also show a school ID, birth certificate or social security card (Photo is not required). Guests under 12 must be accompanied by an adult who meets the above requirements.
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Frequently Asked Questions about MJ The Musical

Where is the theatre located?
MJ The Musical is performed at the Neil Simon Theatre, which is located at 250 West 52nd Street, New York, NY. If using public transportation take the C, E train to 50th Street.

How long is the show?
The MJ Musical is 2 hours 35 minutes long. 

Is there an intermission?
Yes. The intermission is 15 minutes. 

Where are the closest parking garages to the theatre?
52 Broadway Garage Corp. at 233 W 52nd Street or Champion 53 at 159 W 53rd Street.

What are the seating arrangements at the theatre?
The Neil Simon Theatre has approximately 1,445 seats. Mezzanine and orchestra seating options are available.

Is the Neil Simon Theatre handicap accessible?
The theatre does not have any elevators or escalators. The main bar of the concession stand is located on the lower lounge making accessibility a challenge.

When should I arrive for my show?
It is recommended to arrive at the show 30 minutes to 1 hour early. 

What happens if I arrive to the show late?
There will be a strict late seating hold for those who are not in their purchased seat when the Act begins. For Act I, the hold is approximately 22 minutes. The hold for Act II is approximately 10 minutes. Patrons will be held in the promenade or upper lobby (depending on the seats purchased) in which the patron will be able to view the show on a monitor.

Is this show appropriate for children?
MJ is recommended for ages 8 and older. No one under the age of 4 will be permitted into the theatre.

Is there a dress code?
While going to the theatre is certainly a special occasion, there is no required dress code. You'll probably be most comfortable in casual business wear.

Are concessions available for purchase within the theatre?
Yes. There is one bar located in the theatre’s lower lounge and one bar located on the mezzanine level where alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, as well as snacks, can be purchased. Bottled water and beverages with secure tops are permitted in the auditorium. The bars begin serving patrons 30 minutes prior to the start of the performance and at intermission.

Is there security at the theatre? 
For the protection of our patrons, theatre managers and private security personnel are on duty during all performances.