Created to become the world's most authentic and exciting live tribute to pop superstar Michael Jackson, "The Ultimate Thriller: The Michael Jackson Tribute" is now on its official tour of the United States.

Created to become the world's most authentic and exciting live tribute to pop superstar Michael Jackson, "The Ultimate Thriller: The Michael Jackson Tribute" is now on its official tour of the United States.

Starring Italian entertainer Fabio Morda — who has impersonated Jackson for about 10 years — the show is supported by some of Jackson's own choreographers, including Mic Thompson and LaVelle Smith Jr., along with audio consultant Michael Prince.

After garnering a multitude of fans while touring Europe in 2010, "The Ultimate Thriller" has partnered with Columbia Artists Theatricals to kick off the U.S. tour.

The show will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. Tickets cost $42, $45 or $48 and may be purchased at the box office, 16 S. Bartlett St., online at www.craterian.org or by calling 541-779-3000.