Steven Soderbergh & Channing Tatum Making ‘Magic Mike’ The Musical


First they made the movie and now Steven Soderbergh and Channing Tatum are taking Magic Mike
to the stage. The film’s director and star are producing a musical
adaptation of their male stripper movie. Distributed by Warner Bros., Magic Mike opens Friday.

The plan at this point is to have Magic Mike: The Musical on stage and Broadway bound by the summer of 2013. WME’s theatre head John Buzzetti is
currently putting together the package. Soderbergh & Tatum will
produce with partners Gregory Jacobs, Nick Wechsler and Reid Carolin.

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