jukebox musical

noun

Definition of jukebox musical

: a musical that features popular songs from the past

Examples of jukebox musical in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Sure to please fans of movies like Mamma Mia!, this jukebox musical comedy features songs from the star Italian singer Raffaella Carrà. Travis Bean, Forbes, 25 June 2021 The jukebox musical explores the music and the life stories of Gloria and Emilio Estefan. Jim Kiest And Deborah Martin, San Antonio Express-News, 21 June 2021 That idea would eventually become Moulin Rouge!, an over-the-top extravaganza of a jukebox musical starring Ewan McGregor and Nicole Kidman as a writer and courtesan, respectively, who meet and fall in love in 1900 Paris. Ruth Kinane, EW.com, 31 May 2021 On Bob Dylan’s 80th birthday, May 24th, the producers of the musical Girl From the North Country, announced that the jukebox musical would resume performances on Broadway on October 13th. Brenna Ehrlich, Rolling Stone, 24 May 2021 This Michael Jackson jukebox musical will begin previews at the Neil Simon starting December 6. Lee Seymour, Forbes, 12 May 2021 There’s a jukebox musical of his works and a number of film soundtrack contributions. Tres Dean, Vulture, 29 Apr. 2021 Two years ago, Violinist Melissa Tong got a call that changed her life: She was hired for a Broadway orchestra gig on a new jukebox musical. Los Angeles Times, 11 Mar. 2021 Federico Fellini may not be the obvious touch-point for an ABBA jukebox musical, but the finale of Mamma Mia! Alison Willmore, Vulture, 23 Feb. 2021

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First Known Use of jukebox musical

1993, in the meaning defined above

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15 Jul 2021

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“Jukebox musical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jukebox%20musical. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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