The Estate of Michael Jackson and Cirque du Soleil present the World Premiere of Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour in Montreal at the Bell Centre in Montreal.
Presented by Sun Life Financial, the performance is the kick-off of the world tour which will travel across North America and the rest of the world. The show was written and directed by Jamie King, the leading concert director in pop music.
Members of the Jackson Family, including Michael’s mother, Katherine, and his three children, along with special guests and donors for La Soiree ONE DROP will be on hand to experience this production that will combine Michael Jackson music and choreography with 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.
“I am excited to see how Michael’s vision and passion for music and dance will be interpreted by Cirque du Soleil for the Immortal Tour,” said Mrs. Jackson. “His vibrant spirit and love for performing will be honored in this unique tribute to Michael’s legacy.”
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 breathless intensity.
Through unforgettable performances Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour underscores Michael’s global messages of love, peace and unity. Cirque du Soleil made this announcement today, Oct. 3.
In the picture above: Katherine Jackson and her three sons, Tito, Jackie and Marlon attend the world premiere of Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour by Cirque du Soleil.