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  • ‘Motown The Musical’ National Tour Cast Announced

    Mar 25, 14 by LaRita Shelby Leave a comment

    *Producers Kevin McCollum, Doug Morris and Berry Gordy Jr.  are proud to announce the complete cast for the First National Tour of MOTOWN THE MUSICAL. As previously announced, Clifton Oliver and Allison Semmes will star in the leading roles of Berry Gordy and Diana Ross.  Portraying groundbreaking Motown artists, Nicholas Christopher will play Smokey Robinson […]

  • Berry Gordy’s Chrysler Ad Plugs Motown Musical (Watch)

    Feb 12, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *In a Chrysler ad that will soon hit the airwaves (and is posted now on YouTube), Berry Gordy – the founder of the Motown record label and the book writer of its upcoming Broadway musical – takes a drive through Detroit in the automaker’s new Motown 300 model, pre-loaded with classic Motown tunes. Gordy’s destination […]

  • Musical Based on Berry Gordy Gets 2013 Broadway Bow

    Jun 26, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *A musical based on the life of legendary Motown Records founder Berry Gordy is set to open on Broadway next year, reports the Associated Press. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Producers today announced that “Motown,” with 81-year-old Gordy writing his own book, will open in the spring of 2013 at a Nederlander Theatre to be […]