PREVIEW: Reach out for Magic Of Motown at Leeds Millennium Square

REACH out and the Magic Of Motown will be there – the outdoor music spectacular is returning to Leeds Millennium Square, writes Graham Walker.

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Monday, 23rd August 2021, 5:49 pm
The Magic of Motown returns to Leeds Millennium Square on September 12, 2021
The Magic of Motown returns to Leeds Millennium Square on September 12, 2021

The show celebrates the sound of a generation, the timeless music of Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, The Supremes, The Four Tops, Martha Reeves, Jackson 5, Smokey Robinson and more.

And it promises to be one of the biggest parties of the year for a magical night under the stars on Sunday, September 12, 2021, 6.30pm.

BUY TICKETS:Tickets for The Magic of Motown are £29.50 (standing) or £35.00 for unreserved seating (limited number) – buy online at, call 0113 376 0318 or visit the City Centre Box office in Leeds Town Hall.

Seen by over a million people, it's no surprise that the show is one of the biggest success stories in British theatre history, returning to Leeds for the first time in three years, for this special outdoor performance.

Prepare yourself for 40 back-to-back classic Motown hits, glittering costume changes, dazzling dance moves and outstanding musicianship in this explosive concert experience, with an exceptionally talented cast and band recreating some of the biggest smash hits of all time.

This breath-taking concert spectacular is a musical journey of favourite sing-a-long classic Motown songs, including: Ain’t No Mountain, Signed Sealed Delivered, Grapevine, Get Ready, Dancing In The Streets, My Girl, Blame It On The Boogie, Uptight, Endless Love, My Cherie Amor, All Night Long, Heatwave and many, many more.

Gates will open from 6.30pm with the event due to start at 7.30pm. A licensed bar and a number of street food catering concessions will be available within the specially created outdoor arena.

The venue is also fully accessible with a raised viewing platform, disabled toilets and a Changing Places high dependency unit. Full accessibility information and companion ticket details are available from the venue website or by calling the City Centre Box office.

Due to the ongoing Coronavirus concerns and in the interests of protecting the safety and welfare, the event will take place with a reduced capacity and with additional cleansing and hygiene measures provided.

In line with latest government guidance for large-scale events, everyone attending - customers, performers, staff and contractors, will also be required to present proof of their COVID-19 status, either through a negative NHS Lateral Flow Test result with 24hrs of the event, or proof of full vaccination or natural immunity before entering the venue.

More detailed event information as to how we are keeping people safe can be found on the venue website at

Reach out and the magic of Motown will be in Leeds September 12