Motown Brings The Beat to Broward

With some of the cast of Motown The Musical, for their premiere in South Florida at the Broward Center Of The Performing Arts. Photos by Jipsy

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With some of the cast of Motown The Musical, for their premiere in South Florida at the Broward Center Of The Performing Arts. Photos by Jipsy
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Welcoming the cast, Kelley Shanley President and CEO of The Broward Center Of The Performing Arts. Photos by Jipsy
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The Supremes do a melody in dresses similar to the dresses they worn on their first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1964. Photos by Jipsy
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Allison Semmes plays Diana Ross. Photos by Jipsy
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Leon Outlaw Jr. performs as Michael Jackson, here in his Jackson 5 dance moves. Photos by Jipsy
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Watch Leon Outlaw Jr. perform some of the Jackson 5 hits. Photos by Jipsy
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Motown The Musical is part of the Broadway in Fort Lauderdale 2014-2015 subscription season presented by Bank of America. Photos by Jipsy
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Chadaé Nichol is part of the Motown The Musical ensemble and "loves everything about it". Photos by Jipsy
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"She really loved her audience and it's all about that energy" says Allison Semmes. Photos by Jipsy
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The very talented ensemble of Motown The Musical Tour, Jennie Harney and Chadaé Nichol. Photos by Jipsy
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The young Reed L Shannon. Photos by Jipsy
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Wardrobe Supervisor Heather Yerrick shows us a dress "Diana Ross" wears in the second act. It weights over 20 pounds. Photos by Jipsy
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The dress has over 20,000 beads which could explain why it weighs so much. Photos by Jipsy
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"These are the "I Hear A Symphony" shoe, and they come to us with just the brown fabric and we hand crystal all of them" says Heather Yerrick. Photos by Jipsy
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"There are four that travel for wardrobe, Diana Ross and Barry Gordy each have their own, my assistant and myself. We pick up eleven in every city to assist during the show stay". Photos by Jipsy
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"These are the dresses, or as close to, the ones The Supremes wore on their first appearance on Ed Sullivan". Photos by Jipsy
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Heather Yerrick is from Kalamazoo, Michigan but has been on the road for a while. Last few tours as Wardrobe Supervisor have been Ave Q (2009 - 2010), Mamma Mia (2010 - 2012), American Idiot (2012 - 2013, and Wizard Of Oz (2013-2014). Photos by Jipsy
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"Melanie Evans wears this piece as Claudette Robinson, Smokey's wife, and she looks stunning in this" Photos by Jipsy
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Go see Allison Semmes playing a fabulous Diana Ross. Photos by Jipsy
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Motown The Musical NOW until March 8! See it at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. For tickets visit www.browardcenter.org; by phone 1-800-745-3000. Photos by Jipsy
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If you love "the sound of Motown", you can't miss this show and you'll leave knowing a little more about Barry and his Motown family. Photos by Jipsy
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