Freedom is the ultimate achievement.
Energetic, urban and contemporary, VOLTA is a captivating voyage of discovery that showcases never-before-seen under the Big Top acrobatics in a visually striking world. Driven by a stirring melodic score and inspired in part by the adventurous spirit that fuels the culture of street sports, VOLTA is about finding yourself and unveiling your personal powers. VOLTA is a story of transformation. It is about being true to oneself, fulfilling one’s true potential, and recognizing one’s own power to make it possible. Ultimate freedom comes with self-acceptance, and with the liberation of the judgement of others.
Cirque return with their spectacular Volta! Drawing inspiration from the world of sports, the troupe's usual array of supremely talented trapezists, gymnasts and dancers will be joined by BMX riders and skaters. As with every Cirque show before it, Volta is all about blazing your own trail and fulfilling your potential. It's the story of transformation, about being true to oneself. It celebrates freedom as a movement.
Waz, a popular gameshow host, has lost himself along the road of finding fame. But as doubt sets in, Waz becomes enlightened by memories of his childhood as he encounters Free Spirits who are able to open doors to his inner soul. Will Waz be able to reconnect with his true self and shine bright again?
Founded in 1984, Cirque Du Soleil has become a veritable empire, creating dozens of shows that have played to millions across the globe. Famed not only for their acrobatic prowess, Cirque shows always boast stunning design, make-up and costumes, all built around storylines that weave together elements from ancient mythology and fairytales. Alongside their own unique productions, such as Varekai and Kurios, they've frequently partnered with famous musical names, including The Beatles and Michael Jackson.