Thriller – Live Theatre Breaks in London
Show: Thriller – Live
Summary: Thriller – Live is a spectacular, high octane show celebrating the career of the worlds undisputed King of Pop Michael Jackson, and the Jackson 5. Fully backed by Sony BMG Music Entertainment UK, Thriller – Live marks the first Jacksons dedicated live theatrical experience ever!
***NOW BOOKING TO MARCH 2014***
Theatre: Lyric Theatre
|Thriller – Live is a spectacular, high octane show celebrating the career of the worlds undisputed King of Pop Michael Jackson, and the Jackson 5. Fully backed by Sony BMG Music Entertainment UK, Thriller – Live marks the first Jacksons dedicated live theatrical experience ever!
Moonwalking into the West End after three acclaimed UK tours and standing ovations across Europe, Thriller – Live opened at the Lyric Theatre on 2 January 2009. To bring to life on stage the sensational dancing and distinctive sound of the Jacksons greatest hits, Thriller – Live includes eye-popping multi-media effects and dazzling choreography by the shows award-winning director Gary Lloyd (who has previously worked with artists including Leona Lewis, Will Young, Robbie Williams, Kelly Clarkson and Girls Aloud), plus additional choreography by 5 time MTV award-winning LaVelle Smith Jnr.
In a career spanning 40 years, Michael Jackson has sold an unparalleled 750 million records worldwide with the Thriller album still the worlds best-selling recording of all time. Thriller – Live includes over two-hours of non-stop hit songs in a show that boasts the world-class spectacle that marked their legendary live performances.
Expect your favourite Jackson songs delivered by an exceptionally talented cast and live band, including the smash hits: I Want You Back, Ill Be There, Show You The Way To Go, Can You Feel It, Rock With You, Shes Out Of My Life, Beat It, Billie Jean, Earth Song and Thriller plus many more
Michael Jackson has been commemorated in the West End with a permanent memorial, unveiled 24 June 2010 in the Lyric Theatre, which is home to Thriller – Live. The unveiling of the plaque, in the foyer, marks a year since Jacksons death and Thriller – Live’s long residency at the venue.
Executive director of Thriller – Live Adrian Grant, who knew Jackson for more than 20 years, said: We (have) unveiled this plaque here at the Lyric Theatre West End, in memory of Michael Jackson the entertainer, the humanitarian and also the individual who Ill always remember as a kind, loving and genuine soul.
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Performance Times: Tues to Fri at 7:30pm
Sat at 4pm & 8pm
Sun at 3:30pm & 7:30pm
No performance on Mondays.
Extra performances :
14 Feb 2014 at 5pm & 8.30pm
Dates currently off-sale:
24 Dec 2013 – 5 Jan 2014