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Wanna Be Starting Something At Michael Jackson Show
Audiences just can't stop loving this musical featuring Michael Jackson's extraordinary back-catalogue of hits.
You wanna be starting something with Thriller Live
Thriller Live is so successful that it is not only extending its record-breaking seven-year run in London's West End, but it has been re-jigged for a new UK tour.
For those who have seen it before, this brand new version features four new songs, a new opening and new production elements including new video, new costumes and special effects.
The show is dazzling concert to celebrate the 45-year career of Michael Jackson and will be stopping off at venues nationwide until July including Birmingham's New Alexandra Theatre, Oxford New Theatre, Edinburgh Festival Theatre and the Liverpool Empire.
Over two and a half hours, hits include the icon's early music with the Jackson 5 of I Want You Back and ABC through to his Off The Wall album and beyond.
Favourites from The Way You Make Me Feel to Smooth Criminal, Beat It, Billie Jean, Dirty Diana, Bad, Rock With You, They Don't Care About Us, Dangerous, and of course, Thriller, make for a lively show.
Michael Jackson's huge array of hits feature in Thriller Live on tour.
Producer Paul Walden said: "This is proof positive that the music of Michael Jackson is still one of the hottest tickets on the planet."
He added: "We are privileged to continue his musical legacy in Thriller Live, and to have taken it to theatres, concert halls and arenas in 32 countries around the world."
Thriller Live, choreographed and directed by award-winning Gary Lloyd, was originally conceived and created by Adrian Grant, a long time associate of Michael Jackson, and author of Michael Jackson – The Visual Documentary.
Thriller Live has now taken in excess of $150million globally.
Thriller Live has been revamped to feature new songs and scenes for the latest tour.