In response to hundreds of messages from Adelaide fans, the Estate of Michael Jackson and Cirque du Soleil announced today that Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour™ will now come to Adelaide in October this year as part of its Australian tour. This once-in-a-lifetime electrifying production In response to hundreds of messages from Adelaide fans, the Estate of Michael Jackson and Cirque du uses Cirque du Soleil creativity to give fans worldwide a unique view into the spirit, passion and heart of the artistic genius who forever transformed global pop culture. Written and directed by Jamie King, the show includes 49 international dancers, musicians and acrobats. Since its world premiere in Montreal in October 2011, the enormously successful arena production has thrilled audiences across North America, Europe and Asia.
The Adelaide season has been added to the Australian tour which will include strictly limited engagements at Perth Arena (18 to 22 September), Sydney’s Allphones Arena (26 to 29 September), Brisbane Entertainment Centre (2 to 6 October) and Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena (9 to 13 October) before finishing at Adelaide Entertainment Centre (15 – 17 October).
Michael Jackson fan club & Cirque Club members currently have exclusive access to purchase presale tickets online. Starting Wednesday 10 July at 9am, tickets for the Adelaide season will be available to the general public at www.ticketek.com.au or by calling 132 849. Tickets range from $89 to $189 each.
Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour is a riveting fusion of visuals, dance, music and fantasy that immerses audiences in Michael’s creative world. Aimed at lifelong fans as well as those experiencing Michael’s creative genius for the first time, the show captures the essence, soul and inspiration of the King of Pop, celebrating a legacy that continues to transcend generations.
THE IMMORTAL World Tour takes place in a fantastical realm where we discover Michael’s inspiration and the wellspring of his creativity. The secrets of Michael’s inner world are unlocked—his love of music and dance, fairy tale and magic, and the fragile beauty of nature.
The underpinnings of THE IMMORTAL World Tour are Michael Jackson’s powerful, inspirational music and lyrics—the driving force behind the show—brought to life with extraordinary power and breath-taking intensity. Through unforgettable performances Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour underscores Michael’s global messages of love, peace and unity.
For tour schedule and ticket information, please visit www.cirquedusoleil.com/michaeljackson.
“A thriller of a show!” – USA Today
“If you love Michael Jackson, or razor-sharp choreography, or ‘80s and ‘90s nostalgia in any way, you will love this show.” – LA Weekly
“The show-stopping tribute fans have been awaiting since the King of Pop’s passing. The show is an unapologetic love letter to Michael Jackson and his fans, using the stunning talents of Cirque du Soleil to bring Jackson’s final wishes for his world tour to life.” – Edge Boston
“Michael Jackson would have loved his show. It’s big and bright and outrageous. Some of it doesn’t even seem possible.” – Huffington Post
Images courtesy of OSA Images
Costumes- Zaldy Goco, 2013 Cirque Jackson I.P., LLC.