Michael Jackson impersonator to present ‘Moonwalker: The MJ Legacy’ Saturday at Legacy Theater

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Impersonator Michael Firestone will perform such hits as "Billie Jean," "Thriller" and "Man in the Mirror." | Photo courtesy of The Legacy Theater

CARTHAGE, Ill. — The sound and moves of Michael Jackson will come alive on the stage of The Legacy Theater at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21. Michael Firestone will present “Moonwalker: The MJ Legacy,” promoted to be “as close as you will get to seeing the King of Pop live in concert.”

Coming from Las Vegas, Firestone is considered one of the world’s best Michael Jackson impersonators. The tribute artist has mastered performing the music of Jackson while recreating the look and unique dance style with Jackson’s signature moves.

“Moonwalker” includes a cast of talented musicians and Broadway and Las Vegas dancers and features renditions of Jackson’s biggest hits including “Bad,” “Billie Jean,” “Thriller,” “Man in the Mirror” and many more.

Firestone’s performance, formerly billed as “I am King,” is rebranded as “Moonwalker: The MJ Legacy.” Tickets purchased for “I am King” will be honored. Tickets for this and other shows are available at The Legacy Theater box office from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday; at 1160 Buchanan; by calling 217-357-9479 or by ordering online. The entire lineup can be found at www.thelegacytheater.com.

The show is sponsored by Carson Motors.

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