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Young MJ School

July 27, 2018

Taking place over ten weeks each summer, the Young MJ School is designed to train boys in the singing and dancing style required to perform in Thriller Live. Each class is led by members of our London creative team – including our Musical Director, John Maher – and they take place at our rehearsal rooms […]

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West End cast change

May 25, 2018

It’s that time of year again! Our West End cast is soon to be joined by a number of new faces, with an equal number of familiar faces moving on to fresh challenges. Thank you to Jason Brock, Tyrone Henry, Cordell Mosteller, Brett Baxter, Shakara Brown, Peter Cleverley, Ella Coghill, Jamal Crawford, Andre Faulds, Jamie […]

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Christmas 2018 performance schedule

May 18, 2018

We’re thrilled to announce our Christmas 2018 performance schedule! Full details are below, and as ever tickets are available through the Lyric Theatre and the Flying Music Box Office. Monday 17-Dec-2018 NO SHOW Tuesday 18-Dec-2018 7.30pm, Wednesday 19-Dec-2018 7.30pm, Thursday 20-Dec-2018 7.30pm, Friday 21-Dec-2018 7.30pm, Saturday 22-Dec-2018 4pm, 8pm Sunday 23-Dec-2018 3.30pm, Monday 24-Dec-2018 NO […]

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Shakeaway Dance Troupe

March 15, 2018

Towards the end of 2017, Thriller Live Director & Choreographer, Gary Lloyd, was invited to judge the annual Shakeaway Dance Troupe competition. The competition was open to schools nationwide, with the winning school receiving a donation from Shakeaway, and with Gary’s involvement, an invitation to the Lyric to both watch Thriller Live and take part […]

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Thriller Live cast bring Once Chance To Dance to life

February 19, 2018

The Thriller Live cast recently performed a routine – choreographed by Gary Lloyd and assisted by Aisling Duffy – set to the latest single by UK producer Naughty Boy. One Chance To Dance features the vocals of US superstar Joe Jonas and according to the London-based producer – a.k.a Shahid Khan – was originally inspired by Michael Jackson and his music.  […]

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February 16, 2018

Yesterday evening’s performance of Thriller Live was our 3,788th since we started out in the West End almost 10 years ago, in reaching this milestone we smash yet another West End record by becoming the 14th Longest Running Musical in History! We also hold the record for the eighth longest running show currently playing in the West […]

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DON’T STOP ‘TILL YOU GET ENOUGH…CAKE! “Thriller Live” celebrates becoming the 15th Longest Running West End Musical of All Time!

February 8, 2017

Champagne flowed and a massive cake was cut last night as one of the West End’s longest running musicals celebrated reaching a major landmark. Last weekend, on Saturday 4 February, after 3,358 performances at the Lyric Theatre, “Thriller Live” smashed the long-held record of “Jesus Christ Superstar”, which opened in 1972, to become the 15th […]

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October 31, 2016

“It’s close to midnight and something evil’s lurking in the dark Under the moonlight you see a sight that almost stops your heart You try to scream, but terror takes the sound before you make it You start to freeze as horror looks you right between the eyes You’re paralyzed….” The lyrics to Michael Jackson’s […]

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Halloween – 2016

October 17, 2016

As part of our continued efforts to engage with Thriller fans and the community, each year we invite an educational institute to exhibit their Halloween themed artwork at the Lyric theatre, home to Thriller Live. This Halloween, students from the Limes College have transformed the theatre’s bars into a celebration of Vodou.  Persecuted in Haiti, Vodouists […]

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5 after midnight Keiran visit

October 13, 2016

Kieran Alleyne was a shy 13-year-old Leicester schoolboy with no formal acting training when he was chosen in an open audition from thousands of young hopefuls for a starring role in the West End, singing the songs of the young Michael Jackson in Thriller Live. Now appearing on hit prime time TV show The X […]

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