- Tue, Jun. 25
The Long Center is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit dedicated to broadening the appreciation and enhancing the enjoyment of the cultural arts.
Long Center is proud to present “The Ultimate Thriller — The Tribute to Michael Jackson,” June 25th at the Long Center.
For millions of people Michael Jackson was an idol. For nearly four decades he formed pop music culture worldwide. He wrote the soundtrack for an entire era, influencing the fashion, lifestyle and dance moves of generations in the process. He was one of the most successful artists in pop history, selling more than 750 million albums – including Thriller, charting 14 number one songs in the US, winning 18 Grammys, and performing the single most successful concert series at London’s Wembley Stadium.
This show is widely recognized as the most authentic and exciting musical bow to the legacy of the King of Pop.
The Ultimate Thriller is based on Michael Jackson’s “Dangerous” and “Bad” concert tours and features iconic songs like “Black or White,” “Beat It,” and “Billie Jean.” fronting the show is Italian Superstar, Fabio Morda’, who has been portraying Michael for more than 10 years. Together with an on-stage cast of 11, state-of-the-art sound and video, an incredible light display, authentic costumes and stirring choreography (including the legendary moonwalk), this extraordinary, multimedia-based tribute is guaranteed to keep Michael Jackson’s legacy alive for years to come.
The Ultimate Thriller production team includes LaVelle Smith, a five-time MTV Video Music Award winner for best choreographer and a principal dancer for Michael on the “Dangerous,” “Bad,” and “History” tours; Mic Thompson, who spent eight years as a principal dancer for Michael and can be seen in the videos for “Dangerous” and “Ghosts,” and Michael Prince, Michael Jackson`s longtime personal recording engineer.
- Official website for The Ultimate Thriller
- Contact our Group Sales department for information on discounts for groups of 10 or more.
*This show is not available as part of the Create Your Own subscription package
Questions? Call the 3M Box Office at (512) 474-LONG (5664), TTY (800) 735-2989.