Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour was the first of two different theatrical productions by Cirque du Soleil using the music and vision of Michael Jackson along with Cirque du Soleil’s signature acrobatic performance style to create a realistic concert experience. 100 million in tickets from US and Canada dates and became the citizen 13660 PDF touring act in America, according to Forbes. 371 million in revenue with ticket sales of 3.
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On November 2, 2010, Cirque du Soleil and Jackson’s estate announced the development of The Immortal World Tour through Michael Jackson’s official website. In a press release, the company stated, „A riveting fusion of visuals, dance, music and fantasy that immerses audiences in Michael’s creative world and literally turns his signature moves upside down, Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour unfolds Michael Jackson’s artistry before the eyes of the audience. As noted during an interview with Daniel Lamare, within 24 hours of opening ticket sales for the show, Cirque du Soleil sold 200,000 tickets. Following the commercial and critical success of the show, a second Cirque du Soleil production based on Jackson’s music titled Michael Jackson: One was developed for a permanent residency show at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. The acts of The Immortal World Tour were staged to the music of Michael Jackson. Cirque gathered a creative team of 10 high-profile choreographers, some of whom worked with Michael, to design the acts.
Childhood: The Mime awakens the inhabitants. Wanna Be Startin‘ Somethin‘: Dance and acrobatic number. Five fanatics take pictures of the audience and try to get into the gates of Neverland. Dancing Machine: Welders perform on motorized cables.
Ben: A celebration of Jackson’s love of animals. The Jackson 5 Medley: The fanatics are in a competition and are granted access to Neverland. Mime: Mime gains the talents of Jackson and performs beatbox. I Just Can’t Stop Loving You: Straps duo act. Beat It: The Fanatics manipulate Jackson’s iconic accessories. Jam: Hip-hop dance choreography with basketballs. Earth Song: Mime is tangled in the tree, which is now turned upside down.
Gone Too Soon: The Mime cradles four horses in this ballad. They Don’t Care About Us: Dance choreography. Will You Be There: Artists descend onto the stage with glowing red hearts. I’ll Be There: The 11-year-old voice of Jackson and a single piano track. Black or White: Swiss rings act, dance choreography, and world dance styles. Man in the Mirror: This finale is a celebration of Michael Jackson. 252 costumes: „My approach has been to draw upon and respect Michael’s iconic style while creating something new and fresh.