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Posted On: 15 November 2022 09:30 am
Updated On: 14 November 2022 02:02 pm

‘The Fisherman’s Dream’ by Giuliano Peparini to premiere on 19 November at Qetaifan Island North

Cassandra Pallagud
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Qetaifan Projects is excited to announce their collaboration with creative director Giuliano Peparini, for a world-exclusive acrobatic spectacle. The show produced by Nuovo Teatro, Marco Balsamo, will be launched on 19 November 2022 on the seawater canal at the Qetaifan Island North.

The show entitled, The Fisherman’s Dream encapsulates the rich history and culture of Qatar and its amazing growth over the past decades. Inspired by the famed history of Qatar’s pearl divers and their search for the dana pearls, the production will be a visual spectacle made up of 65 performers: acrobats, contortionists, slack walkers, and dancers, all supported by video and visual effects that will light up the sky.

Hersham Sharaf.
Hersham Sharaf. Image credit: Press release

Hesham Sharaf, Chief Operating Officer, Qetaifan Projects:

”Qetaifan Island North is ready to welcome all visitors coming to Qatar and looking to enjoy their time during November and December, we are excited about this collaboration and are looking forward to the spectacular show that will be presented on the island. It represents a glimpse of what is going to happen on a daily basis as it pertains to the entertainment canal show, it is simply a teaser.”

“This production is the first of its kind in Qatar. It is about the rich history of the country from the pearl divers through to the discovery of oil and gas. It’s incredible to be working on a world first like this and I am honored to be bringing this show to life.” says Giuliano Peparini.

Giuliano Peparini is famed for his shows around the world and is recognized as one of the most prolific and eclectic directors and choreographers on the international scene. Amongst his most recognized works, he collaborated with Franco Dragone (Cirque du Soleil) for over ten years and created shows in the USA, Italy, France, and China, with Dolce & Gabbana for the biggest fashion shows and for many television networks. His work has been seen by more than 270 million people.

The production will be performed daily from 19 November to 5 January at the Linear Park canal at the Qetaifan Island North. It will be open to the public and is a wonderful opportunity for guests to see the beauty of the recently built Qetaifan Island North.

The show times are 6:30 pm from 19-28 November 2022 and 7:30 pm from 29 November 2022 – 5 January 2023.

Source and cover image credit: Press release