By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The new Broadway show “MJ The Musical” begins preview performances Monday night.

It’s about Michael Jackson, and stars Broadway newcomer Myles Frost.

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“MJ The Musical” was written by two-time Pulitzer prize-winner Lynn Nottage.

The production provided a behind-the-scenes look at creative team members in rehearsal.

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Monday night is the world premiere for the musical, which is co-produced by Michael Jackson’s estate.

The official opening night is Feb. 1.

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CBSNewYork Team