With the grandeur of the Etihad Arena as its backdrop, this unique production introduces a fresh and innovative dimension to the world-renowned Cirque du Soleil repertoire.
At the heart of this groundbreaking performance is the integration of ice skating, a first in Cirque du Soleil’s extensive history. The juxtaposition of ice and air adds a layer of complexity and beauty to the traditional circus arts, creating a mesmerizing spectacle that defies expectations. Acrobats and skaters seamlessly blend their talents on the ice and in the air, showcasing a harmonious fusion of synchronized skating, freestyle figures, and extreme skating.
Audiences at the Etihad Arena can expect to witness a breathtaking display of athleticism and artistic expression as performers navigate the challenges of performing on ice alongside traditional circus disciplines. The show features a diverse range of acts, including the gravity-defying swings of the trapeze, the mesmerizing elegance of aerial straps, and the precision and strength of hand-to-hand acrobatics.
The choice of the Etihad Arena as the venue for Cirque du Soleil CRYSTAL adds to the grandeur of the production, offering a state-of-the-art setting for this groundbreaking performance. As the audience is transported into a world where ice and air seamlessly coalesce, Cirque du Soleil CRYSTAL promises to be a world-class entertainment experience, captivating viewers with its innovation, artistry, and the sheer brilliance of its performers.
Dates: 26 April – 5 May, 2024
Location: Etihad Arena