Messi 10 Cirque Du Soleil is in Qatar and receiving lots of love!
This new super production is the first time Cirque du Soleil explores the world of sports by celebrating the magic and values behind the greatest footballer of our time, Leo Messi.
In a stunning display of 47 Artist from 19 different countries (Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Kazajistan, Spain, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom and United States) leads the audience on a euphoric 90-minute thrill ride that brings together the electric atmosphere of stadiums and the intimacy of theatre.
“When I was first approached, it seemed both crazy and incredible that Cirque du Soleil would create a show based on my passion for football. Cirque du Soleil is a family favourite of ours and we have enjoyed many of its productions”, said Leo Messi. “I loved the show and I was deeply touched. It truly reflects what I feel every time I set foot on the football field.”
Messi10 by Cirque du Soleil combines classical circus acts such as trampoline, trapeze and tightrope artists with never-before-seen disciplines, audiovisual material and videos highlighting Messi’s best plays, as well as exclusive images especially produced for the show.
“Interpreting the greatness of Lionel Messi in a live show was a thrilling challenge for Cirque du Soleil, and we couldn’t be more proud of this premiere”, explained Jonathan Tétrault, President of Cirque du Soleil. “Together with PopArt Music and Sony Music Latin America, we have created a stunning show that will raise the audience from their seats and inspire them to reach the impossible.”
“What a couple of years ago seemed absolutely crazy is now finally happening. We are really excited about this new show we have co-created with Cirque du Soleil and Leo Messi. The audience will be dazzled by this breathtaking production that artistically translates the unparalleled talent that Leo displays in each match”, said Sergio Lavié, Co-founder at PopArt Music.
Messi10 by Cirque du Soleil comes to Doha, as its first global premiere of the show in 2020, after the premiere of the show in Barcelona in 2019.
They here until 7th March 2020, make sure to visit a show full of great talent and entertainment!
Brought to you by: Qatar National Tourism Council
Presented by: Rakuten
Sponsored by: Qatar Airways, La Liga
Supported by: Popart, Sony Music, Messi
Official Ticketing Partner: Tixbox Qatar
Organized by: Alchemy Project Qatar