The Life and Music of George Michael comes to Segerstrom Center for one show on October 6

Due to popular demand, Ruckus Entertainment announced The Life and Music of George Michael will return to the road for a U.S. tour in 2024. The brand-new concert-style show chronicles the amazing journey George Michael had with music and his fans while capturing the performance and sound of the musical sensation with concert style staging and lighting.

The Life and Music of George Michael will make a stop at Segerstrom Center for the Arts on Sunday, October 6, for one show only and audiences are invited to join the party and listen to early music hits from Wham! and Michael’s illustrious solo career that made him a legend. Tickets are on sale now.

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Craig Winberry performing during the tour

“Get ready to relive the magic of George Michael’s music in a way you’ve never experienced before,” said producer Ralph Schmidtke. “The Life and Music of George Michael will take fans on a captivating ride through the incredible legacy of this musical icon while listening to all the songs they have come to love over the years.”

The Life and Music of George Michael celebrates the performance and sound of one of the biggest international stars of our time. The show will have fans on their feet dancing and singing along to blockbuster hits including “Wake Me Up Before You Go Go,” “Freedom,” “Faith,” “Careless Whisper,” “Father Figure” and many more.

Michael sold more than 115 million albums spanning four decades and rose to fame as a member of Wham! in the early ‘80s. He went solo in 1987 with Faith, one of the biggest albums of all time. The album had four number one hits including “Faith,” “Monkey,” “Father Figure” and “One More Try.” He won two Grammy Awards, three Brit awards, three American Music Awards and four MTV Video Music Awards.

Ruckus Entertainment, based in Los Angeles and formed in 2022, brings together veteran entertainment producers Alison Spiriti, Justin Sudds, Dean Elliott and Ralph Schmidtke who are collectively responsible for producing more than 100 touring productions seen by millions around the world. Their burgeoning production company brings audiences world-class concerts and live events and is focused on celebrating the history and music behind iconic, globally recognized musical artists. Current productions include The Simon & Garfunkel Story, The Life and Music of George Michael and The British Invasion.

Tickets for The Life and Music of George Michael are available for purchase online at, in person at 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, or by phone at 714.556-2787.

Segerstrom for the Arts is located at 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. For more information, go to


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