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Thriller Live hosts Visually Impaired Teenagers

July 9, 2014

On 7th June, Thriller Live was host to a group of visually impaired young people who visited the Lyric Theatre, enjoying a performance and experiencing a touch tour. Below is a compilation of reactions from the group.

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Pop sensation Cleo Higgins to make her West End stage debut in Thriller Live

June 6, 2014

Michael Jackson and Cleo Higgins were both successful child stars… singing in pop groups with their siblings and managed by their parents. As lead singer of Cleopatra, aged 13, Cleo was signed to Madonna’s Maverick label in the US. She had 3 Top 5 hits, 2 hit TV series, sang for the Pope and supported The […]

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Thriller Live to Thrill the West End longer!

March 23, 2014

Thriller Live extends booking to April 2015 Thriller Live is going to Thrill the West End for at least another year – the hit show is extending its booking period by more than 12 months to Sunday 19 April, 2015. Smashing all records, Thriller Live has now played 2,173 performances at the Lyric Theatre since it […]

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The West End’s first MJ, Kieran Alleyne, returns to the show for one night only

January 24, 2014

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. Opening night in 2009 was a glittering celebrity premiere, […]

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Ghoulish graveyard creations are brought to life this Halloween at the centenarian Lyric Theatre

November 1, 2013

Courtesy of the budding talent of Ealing, Hammersmith & West London College, bars are bedecked, awnings ornamented and tables trussed with black cats, cobwebs and jack-o-lanterns. To be seen by over 10,000 patrons attending Thriller Live, the eerie installation is the culmination of a semester-long graded project for the young artists. The venture is intended […]

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Thriller Live Kids Week

August 9, 2013

Wednesday 7th August saw the return of Kids Week to the Lyric Theatre! Thriller Live Kids Week gives kids the opportunity to learn a dance routine with cast members of Thriller Live, this week the iconic hit ‘Smooth Criminal’ was the song chosen. The guys and girls dressed up to the nines in fedoras and feather […]

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Thriller Live at West End Live

June 28, 2013

On the weekend of 22-23rd June Thriller Live took part in the 9th annual festival West End LIVE, which took place in the iconic setting of Trafalgar Square. The festival brings entertainment from some of London’s top theatre productions and performers to London for free! The Mayor of London Boris Johnson, said: “West End LIVE brings the roar of the […]

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Thriller Live cast members come face to face with their idol!

June 25, 2013

Thriller Live cast members today unveiled Madame Tussauds’ newest wax figures, not one, not two, but three stunning Michael Jacksons. David Jordan, Britt Quentin and ten year old Eshun Gopal, were given a sneak peak of the figures before they take up residence in the attraction from Tuesday 25th June.

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Young Michael Jackson Academy – Week 2

June 7, 2013

We went down to week 2 of our second Young Michael Jackson Academy, and observed a vocal training session with John Maher, Musical Director of Thriller Live. John was helping the boys get to grips with ‘’ABC’’, one of the most challenging songs our YMJs are required to sing as part of Thriller Live’s repertoire.

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It’s a Thriller! Michael Jackson smashes a new West End record!

May 20, 2013

Lyric Theatre owner Nica Burns strikes a Michael Jackson pose with actors Ramon Mariqueo Smith and David Jordan to celebrate Thriller Live becoming the longest running show at the venue since it first opened in December 1888.

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