In partnership with XTD, Chinese real estate leader, Cirque du Soleil, Canadian world leader in live entertainment, presents its brand-new show - Cirque du Soleil X 绮幻之境 - to be hosted in an unprecedented state-of-the art theatre in the heart of the Xintiandi City Complex, in Hangzhou. Inviting spectators to embark on a spellbinding tale of two kingdoms reuniting through heart-pumping acrobatics and astonishing staging, Cirque du Soleil X 绮幻之境 takes traditional circus arts to a whole new level. Set to open in 2019, the theatre will offer an immersive experience to 1,500 spectators through innovative technological features that no other audience has ever experienced elsewhere in the world.
XTD and Cirque du Soleil joined forces to create an unique entertainment experience in the heart of Xintiandi City Complex in Hangzhou. Through this partnership, both are combining their respective renowned expertise to solidify Hangzhou’ s position as one of the most important touristic destinations in China, reinforcing the city’ s very rich cultural offering and amplifying its status as a national center for entertainment.
Hangzhou Xintiandi Group is a city complex operator and a better life provider. It is determined to be the leader of urban operators, the pioneer of the central activity zone, the practitioners of the cultural tourism town, and the builder of urban cultural landm ark. Founded in 2008, the group has been deeply nurtured for ten years with its ingenious operations. It is based in Hangzhou and operates in key cities such as Beijing, Shenzhen, Chongqing and Xi'an. The Group takes "quality-oriented, lean operation" as the cornerstone of the brand, adhering to the overall development idea of "boosting the city by industrial advancement, promoting industries by city’s development and attracting talents by business growth”. It concentrates on developing the industry, carefully and meticulously making products to promote city development and regional prosperity, help to realize the Chinese dream.
Originally composed of 20 street performers in 1984, Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group completely reinvented circus arts and went on to become a world leader in live entertainment. Established in Montreal, the Canadian organization has brought wonder and delight to over 190 million spectators with productions presented in close to 450 cities in 60 countries. Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group currently has over 4,000 employees, including 1,400 artists, from nearly 50 countries.
Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group creates content for a broad range of audacious projects. On top of producing world-renowned shows, the organization has extended its creative approach to a large variety of entertainment forms such as multimedia productions, immersive experiences, theme parks and special events. Going beyond its various creations, Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group aims to make a positive impact on people, communities and the planet with its most important tools: creativity and art.