Thriller Theatre breaks

About the show

Hail to the undisputed King of Pop: Michael Jackson lives on in London’s West End! Thriller Live is a two-hour roller-coaster ride of a tribute to one of the greatest performers of the 20th century, whose career spanned four decades, 10 studio albums, and 750 million records worldwide.

Created by veteran fan and close personal friend Adrian Grant and directed by the award-winning Gary Lloyd, Thriller the musical has moonwalked all over the world to amaze audiences.

Thriller brings the genius of Michael Jackson's music to life though the talents of an exceptional cast of singers and dancers, in an electrifying two hour show. 

What to expect from Thriller

Our Thriller theatre breaks will put you at the centre of the spectacular smash hits by Michael Jackson and the Jackson 5 including: “ABC”, “I Want You Back”, “Off The Wall”, “Can You Feel It”, “The Way You Make Me Feel”, “Beat It”, “Smooth Criminal”, “Dirty Diana”, “They Don’t Care About Us”, “Billie Jean”, “Thriller”, and many more groundbreaking tracks.

Our Thriller theatre breaks include tickets to the show and a stay at a top-class hotel. Plus, you'll have plenty of time to explore the West End and beyond. You can even add on rail travel so the whole package is taken care of before you even arrive in London.

Reviews of Thriller

“Quite literally thrilling” - The Stage

“A total blast” - Whatsonstage

“A great tonic in these gloomy days” - The Evening Standard

Interesting facts about Thriller

  • Thriller writer Adrian Grant created the Jackson fanzine Off the Wall in 1988. Readership grew from 200 to 25,000 in just two years
  • To keep a steady supply of kids to play Young Michael Jackson, the show runs an academy for boys aged 9-13 to learn how to sing and dance
  • Thriller is the longest-running show at the Lyric Theatre


Thriller theatre breaks are suitable for ages 8 and above

Tips for booking a cheap Thriller Break

With some of the best discounts in the West End available on all performances but Saturday nights, Thriller is one of the best possible shows to see if you’re on a tight budget. Watch out especially for Sundays: you can get some ludicrously cheap theatre breaks because Sunday is almost always the cheapest day to stay in a hotel. If you’re booking for the Saturday night, budget tickets are in the Balcony, and try to stay as central as possible to get the best views and legroom. Call us if you need help.


Tuesday to Friday + Sunday evenings @ 7:30pm
Saturday evenings @ 8:00pm
Saturday matinee @ 4:00pm
Sunday matinee @ 3:30pm

Running time - 2½ hours

Booking until - 26/04/2020

Important information

Contains use of flashing LED screen and some strobe lighting.

Lyric Theatre

Shaftesbury AvenueLondon

Nearest tube - Piccadilly Circus

Seating information - The theatre is split into 4 tiers: the Stalls are at the ground level, with the Dress Circle on the 1st floor, the Grand Circle above and the Balcony at the top.

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Flexible payment

If you are booking a break more than six weeks in advance you can choose to pay just 50% of your package price at the time of purchase and settle the remaining balance a month before you travel.

Discounted rail

Add rail to your package and save up to 50% on 'pay on the day' prices. We offer great value, flexible travel options to make your trip hassle free!

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