Cirque du Soleil Returns to Atlanta with LUZIA

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Experience the splendor and wonders of LUZIA, a waking dream of Mexico!

Cirque du Soleil is returning to Atlantic Station with LUZIA, a delightfully-imaginative and visually-stunning production. From September 15 – November 19, 2017, audiences are invited to a redesigned white-and-gold Big Top at Atlantic Station to escape to an imaginary Mexico – a sumptuous world suspended between dreams and reality.

Through a series of grand visual surprises and breathtaking acrobatic performances, LUZIA takes audiences on a surrealistic journey filled with wonders, playfulness and striking artistry. Smoothly passing from an old movie set to the ocean to a smoky dance hall or an arid desert, LUZIA cleverly brings to the stage multiple places, faces and sounds of Mexico taken from both tradition and modernity. Rich in awe-inspiring moments, LUZIA enchants by incorporating rain into acrobatic and artistic scenes – a first for a Cirque du Soleil touring production.

With mesmerizing and refreshing acrobatic performances, LUZIA brings traditional and contemporary circus disciplines to a whole new artistic and acrobatic level. Cyr Wheel artists perform the unprecedented feat of rolling and spinning under the rain, while an aerialist suspended from a Trapeze flies and twirls through pouring showers. Hoop Diving is taken onto gigantic treadmills, expanding exponentially the speed and amount of daring leaps executed. Jaw-dropping highlights include a Guinness World Record holder juggling seven pins at breakneck speeds, a male contortionist skillfully twisting his body in the world’s most unimaginable positions, a powerful Aerial Straps specialist defying the laws of gravity at the center of a cenote (natural sinkhole), and two fύtbol (soccer) freestylers deftly mixing street dance with mind-blowing ball manipulations.

TICKETS: On sale now. PLEASE NOTE: A ticket box office will not be available in the retail district for this show.  Please visit the LUZIA box office located adjacent to the Grand Chapiteau.  Hours for the box office generally begin 2 hours before show times. OR – Click here to order tickets. Ticket prices start at only $35!

PARKING: Access to the show is via parking level P2.  The entrance to the Grand Chapiteau is located on the corner of 20th and Fowler Streets.  You may park on any level of the parking deck.  However, take the stairs or elevators (Elevators are at 6 Red and 7 Purple as well as 5 Green sections) to level P2 and follow the signs to LUZIA

ARRIVE EARLY! Relax in one of our restaurants or do some shopping – but arrive as early as possible to avoid any traffic tie-ups as you’ll find Interstates 75 and 85 become even more congested than usual at our 17th Street exits!

AS ALWAYS – parking is FREE in the Atlantic Station parking deck for the first 2 hours.  Beginning in the 3rd hour the rate is $4.00 and progresses by $2 increments with each additional hour.  Make your parking deck exit easier – be sure to use the “pay on foot” machines before you depart.  Cash is not accepted at the parking exit gates.

OTHER TRANSPORTATION: Get to the show the easy way.  Atlantic Station offers a free shuttle from the MARTA Arts Center transit station.  Busses run approx. every 10-15 minutes.  Look for our shuttle sign in the MARTA bus bay.  Taking Uber or Lyft? Designated drop off and pick up zones are on 17.5 Street and District Street – behind Banana Republic.  Take Stair 15 to level P2 and look for the signs directing you to the Grand Chapiteau.

SPECIAL SAVINGS FOR TICKET HOLDERS: Atlantic Station is home to 17 restaurants and over 30 stores and services.  Many restaurants are offering special menu selections just for LUZIA.  Stop by or call our Concierge Desk for information or call 404–410-4010.  Special store savings are available throughout the property when you present your show ticket.  Look for the “Save Here” decals in store and restaurant windows!