Creative Director for the Show “Wondrous Wind”, Closing Ceremony of the 5th Asian Aimag Games, commissioned by the Olympic Council of Asia, produced by Balich Worldwide Shows.
Directing the show at 30 years old I am the youngest director ever to lead and direct an Olympic Ceremony.
I had the pleasure of leading a team of hundreds of professionals from all over the world, for the stadium show “Wondrous Wind”.
Props and scenic elements were protagonists of the show with 1 yurt projection structure of 30m diameter, 1 hot air balloon, 1 kinetic wave, 1 zoetrope sphere, 4 clouds, 9 boats, 3 windsurfs, 3 surfs, 550 cotton props, 300 sea props, 550 blossoming capes, 36 drums, 9 lanterns, 100 LED bikes and helmets.
Facts and figures
Team: 742 people from 39 nations
Cast: 4,506 Performers, 521 Professional performers (dancers, singers, musicians), 1,622 Volunteers
Music: 200 Musicians involved in recordings
Technical: 700 Tonnes of freight, 360 Speakers, 22km of Cables
Costumes: 75,000 items
Creative Director: Simone Ferrari
Associate Creative Director: Lulu Helbæk
Live Action Director: Nikos Lagousakos
Set Design: Matteo Oioli
Video Contents: Charles Darby & Diana De Paolis for Clonwerk
Music Director: Pierre Mussche for Musicom
Produced by Balich Worldwide Shows
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