FC Barcelona's Argentinian superstar, plus several of his team-mates, attends red-carpet ceremony at Camp Nou to officially unveil the new production inspired by the man himself
Thursday has brought the global presentation of the new Cirque du Soleil show inspired by none other than Leo Messi. Its promoters hosted the event in Sala Roma at the Camp Nou, where all the guests were given red carpet treatment on arrival, including the main man Messi together with several of his first team colleagues.
Also in attendance were the executive producer of Cirque du Soleil, Charles Joron, the director and creator of the show, Mukhtar O.S. Mukhtar, executives from PopArt Music and Sony Music, and a number of local and international stars who had travelled to the Catalan capital especially for the occasion.
The new Cirque du Soleil production, Messi10, is inspired by the talent, success and living legend that is Leo Messi, who so brilliantly exemplifies the spirit and values of the beautiful game. The Argentinian has teamed up with Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group and PopArt Music, in association with Sony Music, to make the new show possible, which will be staging its worldwide premiere on October 10 in Parc del Fòrum, Barcelona, with a total of 32 performances between now and November 10.
Special discounts for members and supporters clubs
FC Barcelona members get to enjoy a special 30% discount on tickets for Tuesday and Wednesday sessions, and 20% on all other days. Meanwhile, anyone who belongs to an official ‘penya’ gets a 20% discount on tickets for Tuesday and Wednesday sessions, and 15% on all other days.
Advance sales will be open on February 4, 5 and 6, after which tickets go on sale to the general public at a cost of €38 each.