This spectacular music tribute and full-scale stage production honours the one and only King of Pop, Michael Jackson.
Celebrate Jackson’s creative genius and unsurpassed talent with riveting live performances evoking his early days as a member of the Jackson 5, his ground-breaking theatrics in the 80’s and his continued domination of Pop culture into the 21st century.
Songs include Thriller, Billie Jean, Smooth Criminal, Bad, Beat It, ABC, Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough, Human Nature, PYT, They Don’t Really Care About Us and many more.
Since 2012 The Michael Jackson HIStory tribute show has played across USA, UK, Ireland, Canada, Singapore, Indonesia, Spain, New Zealand, Australia and South Africa to critical acclaim.
“An exceptional tribute by and exceptional cast of musicians and dancers …. A show that I recommend to all Michael Jackson fans,” says the Michael Jackson World Network while Broadway World stated the show “… left a wave of astonishment across the packed opening night audience.”
“Michael Jackson was the king of showmanship who created amazing sensory experiences, and that’s what will be recreated on stage.” says Xoliswa Nduneni -Ngema, Chief Executive Officer at Joburg City Theatres. “We encourage Michael Jackson fans and theatre-lovers to celebrate the start of the new year at Joburg Theatre with a night of nostalgia, dance and incredible music.”
Get the full Michael Jackson concert experience with triple-threat SA performer Garth Field – electrifying in his role as Jackson – plus a live band, choreographed dancers, authentic costumes, state-of-the-art sound and theatrical lighting, vision and effects.
Garth embodies the essence and artistry of Michael Jackson, astounding audiences with his masterful performances, flawlessly recreating the iconic dance moves, vocal stylings, and stage presence of the legendary pop icon. He has years of invaluable experience, honing his craft and perfecting his understanding of Michael Jackson’s iconic style. With a deep-rooted passion for dance, singing, acting, and musical theatre, together with his extensive training, exceptional talent, and multifaceted skills as a dancer, singer, actor, and choreographer, Garth continues to captivate audiences at every performance.
Start 2024 at the Joburg Theatre with the Michael Jackson HIStory tribute concert on stage at the iconic Mandela Theatre from 18 January to 04 February for ten performances only at 8pm on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays with 2pm performances on Sundays. Tickets are on sale at www.joburgtheatre.com or www.joburgtheatre.com