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Travels of a Michael Jackson Pilgrim

Let us eat (birthday) cake – the Michael Jackson Diamond Celebration, Las Vegas 2018

On Wednesday 29 August 2018 the Estate of Michael Jackson and the Michael Jackson ONE by Cirque du Soleil resident show held its annual celebration of the pop icon’s birthday in Las Vegas.  This year would have been Michael’s 60th... Continue Reading →

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Las Vegas and the Valley of Fire Revisited – 10 to 12 December 2016

Since the Michael Jackson Estate’s partnership with Cirque du Soleil was announced, and its first touring show launched (in 2011), Las Vegas has become a destination on every visit I’ve made to the US.  I love the Cirque shows, I... Continue Reading →

A “Thriller” of a Halloween in the Santa Ynez Valley – 29 October 2017

It was 29 October 2017, the last Sunday before Halloween, and the costumed participants in World Dance for Humanity’s performance of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” were gathering at the intersection of Grand and Alamo Pintado Avenues in the small Santa Ynez... Continue Reading →

One night in Hollywood – MJ Scream LA, 24 October 2017

To go, or not to go, that was the question I had to answer on receiving an email saying I'd scored a priority ticket to the Michael Jackson 'Scream' event in Hollywood on Tues 24 October, 2017. While it may... Continue Reading →

“We are here to change the world” – Chasing Captain Eo across the continents (and Disney parks)

Opening at Disneyland in September 1986, the 17 minute feature film Captain Eo represented landmark technology for its time. Shot in 3D, executive produced by George Lucas of Star Wars fame, and directed by his friend Francis Ford Coppola (Apocalypse... Continue Reading →

Forest Lawn, the Rose Bowl, Shambala, Vasquez Rocks and Mission San Fernando Rey de Espana – 2 & 3 December 2016

Part 1 - California/Nevada Road Trip - December 2016 visiting Forest Lawn, the Rose Bowl, Shambala, Vasquez Rocks and Mission San Fernando Rey de Espana - 2 & 3 December.

Touched by the Chimp (or experiencing Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour in Hong Kong) – August 2013

It's true, Bubbles grabbed my shoulder on his way from the back of the arena to the stage at AsiaWorld-Expo, Hong Kong during the Saturday night performance of Cirque du Soleil's Michael Jackson the Immortal World Tour. I had been... Continue Reading →

Dubai, May 2016 – skyscrapers, souks and Michael Jackson memorabilia

Story and Photos © Kerry Hennigan As the Emirates flight from Munich banked for its approach to the Dubai International Airport, I wasn’t sure what to expect of the fabled city of skyscrapers and souks on the Persian Gulf.  My only previous... Continue Reading →

A bitter-sweet sort of agony – On being an MJ pilgrim

Story and Photos* by Kerry Hennigan A Michael Jackson pilgrim is what I call a fan who travels the country or the world to visit places relevant to Michael’s life or to attend special events honouring his art and legacy. They are... Continue Reading →

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