THRILLER LIVE Debuted at The Parisian Macao to Enthusiastic Audience

Tickets still available for THRILLER LIVE, the first show at 1,200-seat The Parisian Theatre

(Macao, Sept. 30, 2016) – THRILLER LIVE, stunning theatrical concert that commemorates arguably the world’s greatest ever entertainer, Michael Jackson, made its debut performance at The Parisian Macao’s new Parisian Theatre tonight. Audiences were cheering and dancing along as they enjoyed listening to some of the most well-known songs from the portofolio of hits made famous by Michael Jackson over the years.

With the introduction of the new 1,200-seat theatre at The Parisian Macao, Sands China Ltd is adding another dimension to its entertainment strategy in building Macao as Asia’s top entertainment destination. From live music concerts to Broadway and Vegas-style shows, the new state-of-the-art theatre will bring the very best in international entertainment from around the world to Macao and compliments existing entertainment venues such as The Venetian Theatre and Cotai Arena.

THRILLER LIVE features Jackson’s timeless songs and signature dance moves and has which has been performed more than 5,000 times and been seen by four million people in more than 30 countries around the world.

Direct from London’s West End where it is now in its eighth year, THRILLER LIVE is a 90-minute, high-energy explosion of pop, rock, soul and disco that takes the audience on a magical audio-visual journey through Michael Jackson’s astonishing 45-year musical legacy.

As well as experiencing his legendary live performance and innovative dance routines, fans can expect to hear their favourite Jackson songs perfectly rendered by the exceptionally talented cast, including I Want You Back, ABC, Man in the Mirror, Black Or White, The Way You Make Me Feel, Smooth Criminal, Beat It, Billie Jean, Dirty Diana, Bad, They Don’t Care About Us, Dangerous, Thriller and many more.

Leading the cast of talented performers are Cleo Higgins and Rory Taylor. Cleo was lead singer of 90s R&B pop sensation Cleopatra, who enjoyed five hit singles in the UK and were signed to Madonna's Maverick label in the US. The group appeared on Jay Leno's Tonight show and the Queen Latifah show and toured the US extensively. She has since worked with musicstars including the Spice Girls and Lenny Kravitz, released several singles and appears regularly on television in the UK, including BBC 1’s The Voice.

Meanwhile Rory is a singer and musician from the UK whose band 54321 has released two albums and performed alongside major acts including Ace Of Base and The Beach Boys. He was runner-up on UK TV’s ‘Superstar’ singing competition, and has appeared in high-profile international tours of shows such as Jesus Christ Superstar, Rent The Musical, West End Women and Thriller Live.

Tickets for THRILLER LIVE, which runs until Nov. 13, 2016 at The Parisian Theatre, are still available via Cotai Ticketing. Tickets are priced HKD/MOP 180-480, and can be booked online now at www.cotaiticketing.com or by phone at +853 2882 8818 (Macao) / +852 6333 6660 (Hong Kong) / 4001 206 618 (mainland China).

 THRILLER LIVE Debuted at The Parisian Macao to Enthusiastic Audience
 THRILLER LIVE Debuted at The Parisian Macao to Enthusiastic Audience
 THRILLER LIVE Debuted at The Parisian Macao to Enthusiastic Audience
 THRILLER LIVE Debuted at The Parisian Macao to Enthusiastic Audience
THRILLER LIVE

Photo caption: THRILLER LIVE, which celebrates the life and music of the world’s greatest entertainer, Michael Jackson, is at The Parisian Theatre until Nov. 13, 2016. Tickets are still available at all Cotai Ticketing box offices
 

Entertainment at Sands China Properties

Sands China Ltd. has as a clear vision to establish Macao as Asia’s top entertainment destination.

The 15,000-seat Cotai Arena and 1,800-seat Venetian Theatre are the only venues in Asia ranked in Pollstar’s Top 100 Worldwide Arena Venues and Pollstar’s Top 200 Worldwide Theatre Venues based on ticket sales. It is the top entertainment destination in southern China, hosting the world and region’s biggest names in music, sports and awards shows. Superstars frequently choose the venue as the starting point of their Asian tours.

The multi-purpose Venetian Theatre is one of the most luxurious entertainment venues in greater China. Featuring ushers in black tie, champagne service, gourmet food and beverage items and other unique, premium amenities, it offers an intimate, luxurious and exclusive venue experience. The Venetian Theatre is playing a key role in bringing the best in international and Chinese entertainment to Macao, with a luxury theatre experience like no other in the region.

The 650-seat Sands Theatre regularly features internationally-renowned singers, performers and artists of the highest calibre. From traditional Chinese-costumed dancers to modern performances, and from singing troupes to contemporary bands, everything from Western rock to Cantonese pop is covered.

The 1,200-seat, purpose-built Parisian Theatre is Sands China Ltd’s latest entertainment venue. The Paris-style theatre offers an elegant experience for world-class entertainment of all kinds.

Offering world-class diversity and quality, Sands China Ltd.’s next generation of live venues are ushering in a new era of entertainment in Macao.

For information about upcoming shows and events, visit http://en.sandsresortsmacao.com/macau-shows.html and www.sandsmacao.com/entertainment.html.  

 

Media contacts:

Public Relations, Venetian Macau Limited

Lily Cheng
Tel: +853 8118 2013
Email: lily.sw.cheng@sands.com.mo

Karen Lou
Tel: +853 8118 2059
Email: karen.lou@sands.com.mo