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Theatres in London are currently closed. In the West End, the closure will continue up to and including 31 May 2020 (announced on 6 April).

The show below will not currently be playing and is scheduled to close by 31 May 2020 (when theatres might reopen - this is subject to confirmation).

Original performance dates are given below and reflect any changes we have received.

Thriller Live

5 star rating

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Celebrates the career of Michael Jackson. Over 2 hours of non-stop hits from pop to rock, soul to disco in a show that pays homage to Jackson's legendary live performances and innovative dance moves.
Last chance to see Thriller Live at the Lyric Theatre

Image courtesy Lyric Theatre


Genre: Musical
Venue: Lyric Theatre
Started: Fri 2 January 2009
Closed: Sun 15 March 2020
Running time:2 hrs 10 mins
Age suitability: 5+ (no babes in arms)


Takes you on a visual, audio and electrifying journey through the magic of Michael Jackson's 45 year musical history.

Experience over two hours of non-stop hits from pop to rock, soul to disco in a show that pays homage Jackson's legendary live performances and innovative dance moves.

Expect your favourite songs, including: I Want You Back, ABC, Can You Feel It, Off The Wall, The Way You Make Me Feel, Smooth Criminal, Beat It, Billie Jean, Dirty Diana, Bad, Rock With You, They Don't Care About Us, Dangerous, Heal The World, and Thriller plus many more!


Note: Contains constant use of flashing LED screen and some strobe lighting.

Due to plans for major refurbishment works for the LYRIC THEATRE - Thriller Live will end its record-breaking 11-year run there on April 26 2020.

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Postal address:
Shaftesbury Avenue
London W1D 7ES

Box office tel: 0844 482 9674

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Previews from:Friday 2 January 2009

Press night:Friday 2 January 2009

Closes:Sunday 15 March 2020

Performance days & times


Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 8pm

Sunday ‑ 7‑30pm



Saturday - 4pm

Sunday - 3-30pm



From £34

Access information

To discuss access requirements and rates, call 0844 412 4648.


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Bass: Oliver Latka

Drums: Mike Bradley

Percussion/Keyboard 3: Adam Kovacs


Author: Adrian Grant (original concept)
Director: Gary Lloyd
Set designer: Jonathan Park
Costume designer: Shooting Flowers
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Lighting: Nigel Catmur
Sound: Chris Whybrow
Projections: Colin Rozee (video content designer)
Video designer: Colin Rozee and Potion Pictures
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