Saturday 25 October, 2014

Dubai Time   32° C

Monte Carlo Circus enthrall DSF visitors

The presence of the Monte Carlo Circus  at the heart of Al Riqqa Street makes it the ultimate destination for fun and entertainment during this year’s DSF.

Action fills the nights of Al Riqqa as the international circus company brings thrilling stunts and tricks that will entertain the whole family. The showgoers will witness a first in Dubai with an exclusive Monte Carlos Circus program specially prepared for DSF.

This one-of-a-kind show has over 15 acts of breathtaking performances that are sure to entice the crowd, making them glued to their seats while watching.  Unmatched for spectacle, action and excitement, the Monte Carlo Circus show is famed for its animal shows and intrepid acts which will be a thrill to watch with families and friends.

Beginning with the High Wire show, the crowd gets an indication of the action-packed performances that await them for the next two and half hours of total entertainment. The amazing and skilled act of balancing on the high wire usually gain thunderous applause from stunned audiences. This act is followed by the animated Jungle Shows which feature parrots, snakes and dogs.

Adrenaline-pumping performances continue with extraordinary display of talents in the Trapeze Show, Acrobat Show and Fire Show. Both the children and adults get mesmerized by the never-been-seen tricks during the Magic Show. On the other hand, Clowns and Jugglers give a comic relief during an enjoyable break while the stage is being prepared for the next electrifying acts.

The show has a spectacular finale as it features the stars of the Monte Carlo Circus. The four lions and a tiger guided by a seasoned trainer showcase an incomparable sequence of jumping stunts. The animals are tamed and looked quite endearing despite their dangerous appearance.

Monte Carlo Circus has more than 27 world-class performers hailing from Columbia, Spain, Mexico, Czech Republic, Germany, Slovakia and Italy. The troupe has toured international festivals around the world including countries such as the Far East, Egypt, Lebanon, Iraq and China, to name a few.

Not to be missed while cruising along Al Riqqa Street is the massive tent and festive sounds of Monte Carlo Circus where the show begins daily at 6pm. Families can catch either of the two shows scheduled at 6pm-8:30pm and 9pm-11:30pm. So, come by and experience the great talents of human and animals in Monte Carlo Circus. It is suitable for all ages.

Tickets are available at the main entrance gate. Each is priced from AED 50, AED 75 and AED 100. Kids below three years old can come in for free.