As a part of the Royal Albert Corridor’s a hundred and fiftieth Anniversary celebrations subsequent 12 months, the legendary Cirque du Soleil will carry out LUZIA – the corporate’s first UK present in two years. The present is about to be a doozy and tickets are on sale now…
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LUZIA, a waking dream of Mexico, will function the draw-dropping ability and mesmerising acrobatics Cirque du Soleil are identified for in a visually beautiful efficiency.
Beginning on January 12, the present invitations viewers members to flee into an imaginary Mexico – a luxurious world present someplace between dream and actuality encompassing previous film units, arid desert, and a smokey dance corridor.
It’s additionally probably the most technically demanding present to be carried out on the corridor’s stage, and brings conventional and modern circus to a complete new degree.
Cyr wheel artists roll and spin below the rain whereas an aerialist suspended from a trapeze flies and twirls by way of pouring showers.
Hoop diving is taken onto gigantic treadmills, increasing exponentially the pace and quantity of leaps executed.
The present additionally features a contortionist twisting into the unimaginable positions, an aerial straps specialist defying gravity, a juggler tossing seven pins at breakneck pace, and two soccer freestylers deftly mixing avenue dance with ball manipulation.
The present additionally marks 25 years since Cirque Du Soleil carried out on the iconic venue for the primary time with the present Saltimbanco.