17th of March | 8:20 pm
Limina Immersive and Harvey Nichols present, The Virtual Circus: VR experiences by Cirque du Soleil, an evening of immersive circus delights…
Step into Limina’s unique VR theatre at Harvey Nichols Bristol to experience two thrilling VR films that will transport you to vibrant lands, rich with strange spectacles and illusions, where fire and water dance and mystical beings roam. With oceanic acrobatics, snake-like contortions and astonishing aerials, this spectacular journey of the senses is not to be missed.
Limina Immersive are leaders in VR exhibition, placing you, the audience, at the heart of what they do. Come and experience this brand new art form in a welcoming space, guided by your VR Host.
This is not part of Cirque du Soleil's live tour - it is a virtual reality experience made in collaboration with acclaimed VR studio, Felix & Paul.
This experience is for ages 13+.
Where: Harvey Nichols Second Floor Restaurant, 27 Philadelphia Street, Quakers Friars, Broadmead, Bristol, BS1 3BZ
When: 10th - 19th March
Tickets: £22 (Standard) / £40 (Deluxe - enjoy a seasonal 2 course dinner in Harvey Nichols Second Floor Restaurant before or after your VR show. See sample menu here)
All tickets include a pre-show soft/hot drink of your choice in the bar area. Themed cocktails and mocktails will be available to purchase after the show.
ACT 1: DREAMS OF 'O'
Dreams of “O” captures a surreal and amphibious tableau of whimsical characters unlike any other. Brace yourself for an ethereal and fantastical visual journey that takes you up in the air with daring dives, and under water for stunning aquatic sequences.
Content advisories: underwater scenes, fire in close proximity
by Cirque du Soleil and Felix & Paul Studios
ACT 2: THROUGH THE MASKS OF LUZIA
Cirque du Soleil’s Masks of Luzia is a circus VR journey through an imaginary Mexico. Choreographed by world-leading acrobatic choreographers Silvia Gertrúdix González and Edesia Moreno Barata, Through the Masks of Luzia aims to awaken your senses and transport you to a place suspended between dreams and reality. Freely inspired by Mexico, Luzia is a poetic and acrobatic ode to the rich, vibrant culture of a country, featuring incredible puppetry, contortionists, masks, acrobatics and more.
by Cirque du Soleil, Felix & Paul, Francois Blouin, Félix Lajeunesse, Paul Raphaël.