The capital city is excited as Cirque du Soleil unveiled its latest masterpiece, ECHO, under the iconic Big Top. After its triumphant world premiere in Montreal, the renowned troupe entered the heart of the Washington, DC, area in Tysons Galleria.
ECHO, a Cirque du Soleil creation, weaves a tale of connection, intention, and the profound bond between humans and the animal kingdom. Guided by the spirited FUTURE, transport to a fantastical realm that delves deep into our sacred ties with nature and animals. This show has graced stages across six continents, touching the hearts of over 215 million spectators in 70 countries.
With a diverse cast and crew of over 120 members from 19 countries, ECHO has set a new benchmark as the highest-selling show in Cirque’s history, captivating over 300,000 spectators. Muhktar Omar Sharif Mukhtar, the visionary Show Director of ECHO, shared his thoughts, “Debuting ECHO in Washington, D.C. emphasizes the significance of connection and empathy. We can’t wait for the world to witness our crafted magic.”
In partnership with leading game developer Gamefam, Cirque du Soleil introduced the Cirque du Soleil Tycoon Experience on Roblox. Fans worldwide can immerse themselves in the enchanting world of ECHO, curate their Big Top shows, and even don Cirque-inspired outfits for their avatars, all from the comfort of their homes. Thank you to official partners Air Canada and Liquid Death for their unwavering support.
For those yearning to experience ECHO live, the show in Tysons, VA will continue until October 22, 2023. Secure your seats by visiting cirquedusoleil.com/echo. Stay connected with #ECHOCirque and #cirquedusoleil on social media platforms.