If you are looking for an all-singing, all-dancing show then simply get set for Lyric Theatre! The popular London Westend theatre Lyric is running the houseful shows of Thriller Live! The show is a tribute to Michael Jackson’s legendary career and celebrates his great music and innovative dance moves.
Under the spectacular production of Flying Music and Adrian Grant, Thriller Live is a complete treat for music lovers. The thrilling London musical is a complete celebration of the career of the king of pop – Michael Jackson. The popular London musical features 20 performers, and has a complete company of singers, dancers and a live band.
The award winning London musical features some of the popular songs such as 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, Thriller, Beat It, Ben, ABC, Man In The Mirror, Dirty Diana, Billie Jean, Earth Song. With legendary live performances, accompanied with innovative dance moves, Thriller Live is a must watch for people of all age groups.
Thriller Live features superb dancing along with several hits by the pop sensation. The award winning show features eye-popping video footage and special effects together. The show is choreographed by the award-winning director Gary Lloyd along with five-time MTV award-winning LaVelle Smith Jnr and Kerys Nathan. Gary Lloyd has also worked with Leona Lewis, Girls Aloud and Robbie Williams.
The electrifying London show beautifully portrays the magical journey of Michael Jackson’s 45-year musical history. Lyric Theatre is the oldest theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue and made its debut in the year 1888. Since 2009, Thriller Live is running with packed houses at the Lyric Theatre.
The theatre was constructed as a venue for operetta and opened with a transfer of the comic opera, Dorothy. After hosting several comic operas, from 1916-1930 the venue started hosting operas and plays. Lyric theatre was refurbished and reopened in 1933. Really Useful Group took ownership of the venue in the year 2000 and hosted several Bill Kenwright productions. In the year 2005, Nimax purchased the theatre.
On August 2006, at the popular Dominion theatre, the original production of Thriller was previewed. Under the supervision of theatrical producer, Adrian Grant, the show made its grand debut followed by short UK and European tour, under the direction and choreography of Kerys Nathan. The original cast features Pop Idol singer Zoe Birkit as adult singer, where the role of young is performed by Shaheen Jafargholi. Audition for new singers started in the year 2008 and opened on 21st January 2009 under the direction and choreography of Gary Lloyd.
The hugely loved London show Thriller Live went on becoming global phenomenon. The show is enjoyed by more than 3 million audience across the globe in 29 countries. The spectacular concert-style show features four lead vocalists and categorised into Jackson’s catalogue of chart hits. The show also features Jackson’s song’s ground-breaking videos and iconic dance moves.