Watch: Cast of 'Motown the Musical' and Richard Branson surprise passengers with impromptu in-flight performance

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Richard Branson & Motown Cast Surprise Passengers with Plane Performance

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Some unsuspecting passengers on a Virgin Atlantic flight from London to Detroit got the surprise of a lifetime when the cast of Motown the Musical broke out in a song and dance with a special surprise from the airlines founder Sir Richard Branson.

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And the billionaire didn't just watch the impromptu performance he actually joined in and danced in the aisles with the cast and flight crew.

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Virgin just began service between Detroit and London and since the home of Motown is in the Michigan city, it was a natural way for them to celebrate the new service. Motown the musical has been touring but it will return to Broadway next summer.

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