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Berry Gordy and Motown: The Musical Host "Motown Family Night" on Broadway

Guests included Martha Reeves, Brian Holland, and members of The Four Tops, The Temptations, and The Velvelettes.

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Members of legendary Motown singing groups The Four Tops, The Temptations, The Velvelettes, and Martha and the Vandellas joined Motown Records founder Berry Gordy for a night out at Broadway's Motown: The Musical on Friday, April 5 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. Dubbed "Motown Family Night," the evening celebrated the artists and longtime members of the Motown family.

Motown: The Musical follows the rise of Motown founder Berry Gordy, from featherweight boxer to the high-powered music mogul responsible for launching the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and many others. Featuring a book by Gordy, the work takes its score from Motown's illustrious song catalogue, including hits like "Do You Love Me," "My Girl," "ABC," and "Dancing in the Street."

Directed by Charles Randolph-Wright, the production opens on April 14. Click here for more information and tickets to Motown: The Musical.

Tags: BroadwayMotown: The MusicalBerry GordyThe Four TopsThe TemptationsMartha ReevesMartha and the VandellasMotown Family NightLee Daniels


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