There's no question that Thriller Live is a genuine crowd-pleaser. But is it the answer? It depends on what you want the West End to stand for. Is it a place to showcase the best in world theatre, or just a home for mindless but colourful variety spectacles? Read more
Now in its tenth year of celebrating the life of the King of Pop in the West End, Thriller Live brings Michael Jackson’s greatest hits to life on stage at the Lyric Theatre.
The show features all your favourite MJ hits spanning his entire career – including "I Want You Back", "I'll Be There, Show You The Way To Go", "Can You Feel It", "Rock With You", "She's Out Of My Life", "Beat It", "Billie Jean", "Earth Song" and “Thriller” - performed by an energetic cast accompanied by eye-popping multi-media effects and spectacular choreography.
Thriller Live features choreography from award-winning director Gary Lloyd, who has previously worked with the likes of Leona Lewis, Will Young, Robbie Williams, Kelly Clarkson and Girls Aloud, with additional choreography from LaVelle Smith Jnr.
Over his 40 year career, Michael Jackson sold over 750 million records around the globe, including the best-selling album of all time, Thriller. Famed for his iconic look and distinctive dance moves, Michael Jackson inspired a generation of artists and musicians including: Beyonce, Jamiroquai, Lenny Kravitz, Madonna, Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, The Weeknd, Kanye West and Jay Z.
Please Note: Contains constant use of flashing LED screen and some strobe lighting.
Pays tribute to the musical hits and career of Michael Jackson and The Jackson 5. Unlike other West End productions, Thriller - Live is not a rigid book musical with set songs, but is a constantly evolving music concert celebration.