At the request of the public, one more Varekai performance will add to the six already announced performances, on Saturday, May 6, starting from 16.30.
Cirque du Soleil fans will enjoy its magical world in a preamble of the impressive Varekai show, which will be held at Baneasa Shopping City on May 2, 2017. The performance, which is a short piece of Varekai, will be a premiere for the market of the Romanian shopping centers and will be part of a show representing the culmination of a campaign celebrating nine years of experiences and premium shopping.
“Over the 9 years, we accustomed our customers with memorable experiences, and this will continue to be one of our traditions. That’s why, throughout April, and especially on May 2, we bring a new premiere for the visitors of our shopping center: the presence of Cirque du Soleil at Baneasa Shopping City. And to complete this unique experience, we decorated the shopping space in the spirit of a story and we prepared a series of activities for our visitors, inviting them to experience the fantastic side of shopping” stated Alexandru Bogdan, Marketing Manager at Baneasa Shopping City.
“Art, regardless of the way and form of expression, is something that we support and strongly embrace. Carrefour philosophy is to provide our customers with the best services they can get and to increase the quality of life in any possible way. We are glad to support the famous show Cirque du Soleil, Varekai, in Romania, as a sponsor, and we wait for our customers to participate and to be amazed by the magic acrobatics” added Andreea Mihai, Marketing & Communication, PR & Solidarity, Commercial Dinamic & Pricing Director, Carrefour Romania.
“In the event in which we involve, it’s very important to us to create a special ambiance, in which people spend memorable moments. Cirque du Soleil performances, which we support since the first editions, are doing exactly this thing: they urge children and adults who are spectators to enter into a dream world, full of magic” stated Mirela Bosoi, Head of Brand and Communication at Orange Romania.
The history of Cirque du Soleil started in 1984, with a group of 20 street artists. Today, it is an important organization headquartered in Québec, providing high artistic entertainment. The company currently has 4,000 employees, including more than 1,300 artists of almost 50 different countries. More than 160 million spectators from over 400 cities in almost 60 countries of all the continents have been amazed and delighted by Cirque du Soleil until today.
Varekai is a classical Cirque du Soleil production, internationally appreciated, which amazed 10 million spectators in the whole world, since its premiere in 2002, at Montreal. “Varekai” means “anywhere” in the Romany language, the language of the universal wanderers, and it’s proud to have an international cast of 50 interpreters and musicians.
Amazing, overwhelming, Varekai is an acrobatic extravagance which will lead the Romanian public in an outstanding journey. Following the leitmotif of Icarus, the fans will see amazing demonstrations of air acrobatics in height and artists who are ready to do perfect jumps, defying gravity, such as the futuristic and intense “Russian Swing”, where the acrobats jump from a moving object to another.
The seven Varekai performances in Romania are organized by Events with the support of Orange (official sponsor of the tour in Romania) and Carrefour (sponsor). Performances will be held at the Romexpo Central Pavilion, as follows: on Wednesday, May 3, at 20.00; on Thursday, May 4, at 20.00; on Friday, May 5, at 20.00; on Saturday, May 6, at 16.30 and 20.00; on Sunday, May 7, at 13.00 and 16.30. Ticket price vary from RON 127 to RON 550; children benefit from a 30% discount. Organizers announced that access of children aged from 3 to 12 including, will be allowed only together with an adult, based on a valid document attesting the age of the child: birth certificate, student card, passport.
Tickets are already available in Orange shop, online at www.cirquedusoleil.com/varekai or at www.eventim.ro. The best seats, in front of the stage, are available exclusively in Orange shop in Baneasa Shopping City.