The Estate of Michael Jackson and Cirque du Soleil present Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour January 21-22 at the Valley View Casino Center. This once-in-a-lifetime electrifying production combines Jackson’s music and choreography with Cirque du Soleil creativity to offer a unique view into the spirit, passion, and heart of the artistic genius who forever transformed global pop culture. The show is written and directed by Jamie King, and features more than 60 international dancers, musicians, and acrobats. The Immortal World Tour takes place in a fantastical realm in which we discover Jackson’s inspirational Giving Tree — the wellspring of his creativity. His powerful, inspirational music and lyrics — the driving force behind the show —are brought to life with extraordinary power, and convey his global messages of love, peace, and unity. Tickets range from $50-$250 each. (800/745-3000, www.ticketmaster.ca)   JANE SHIOMI


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