RIVIERA MAYA (September 2, 2016) — Celebrating nearly two years of sold-out performances, JOYÀ, the groundbreaking Cirque du Soleil show dinner experience at Vidanta Riviera Maya, announces its annual production hiatus, commencing August 28, 2016 through September 21, 2016.
The collaborative theatrical and culinary experience from Cirque du Soleil and Grupo Vidanta debuted in November 2014 with the custom-built Cirque du Soleil Theatre at Vidanta Riviera Maya and has consistently played to a sold-out house, capturing the imagination of over 280,000 guests to date.
Cirque du Soleil performances schedule in an annual hiatus in order to allow the cast and crew personal time, while conducting technical maintenance and creative refreshments.
Yasmine Khalil, Executive Producer of JOYÀ and President of 45DEGREES, a Cirque du Soleil company said, “The performers in JOYÀ go through a rigorous training and performance schedule, delighting audiences several times each week – an occasional break is necessary to allow our artists to refresh themselves and stay in peak performance condition.”
JOYÀ is a unique entertainment and culinary experience developed by Cirque du Soleil. The intimate performance is housed in the Cirque du Soleil Theater designed by Grupo Vidanta,
located in Riviera Maya. Ten shows per week require the tireless work of more than 275 artists, chefs, designers, and artisan waiters; and includes show-stopping culinary experiences along with the including theatrical presentations
“At Vidanta we continually work to offer our guests new and exciting experiences – with our growing partnership with Cirque du Soleil, we’re excited to see the upcoming year of excellent JOYÀ performances” said Norma Preciado, Marketing Director of JOYÀ.
JOYÀ will return to regularly scheduled Tuesday – Saturday performances following the offseason on Thursday, September 22, 2016. Tickets are available at www.cirquedusoleil.com/joya. The box office may be reached at 01 800 247 7837 from within Mexico, or 1 844 247 7837 from the U.S. and Canada. Tickets range from $248 USD per person for the show along with a full VIP dinner and unlimited champagne, to $77 per person for the show and barstool seating.
PRESS RELEASE SOURCE: Grupo Vidanta