Step into the light in January 2024 with Cirque du Soleil’s most iconic production Alegria: In a New Light, playing at the Royal Albert Hall for a limited season. Now celebrating its 30th anniversary, this all-time classic has been reimagined for a new generation to fall in love with. It will whisk audiences away to a mystical world sprinkled with visual poetry and acrobatic extravagance.
At the heart of a once-glorious kingdom that has lost its king, Alegría: In a New Light witnesses the power struggle at play between the old order and the youth in strive for hope and renewal. As the court jester clumsily tries to take the throne, a growing desire for change emerges from the street to defy the status-quo and bring joy to the world.
With its Grammy-nominated soundtrack, mesmerising acrobatics, surreal costume designs, vibrant sets, and playful humour, Alegría: In a New Light unfolds a touching immersive experience filled with a joyous magical feeling a quintessential Cirque du Soleil spectacle suitable for all the family.
Contains loud noises, some dark scenes and flashing lights that may cause difficulties for people with photosensitive epilepsy.
All ages welcome.
All ages welcome.
Now taking bookings for performances from Thu 11th January 2024 until Sun 3rd March 2024.
Show times for each day are below.
Bus routes: (Hyde Park Gate) 9, 10, 52, 70, 360
Night buses: (Hyde Park Gate) 10, 452, N9, N52
Nearest rail: Victoria
Tube lines: District, Piccadilly, Circle
Nearest tube: South Kensington
Directions from South Kensington :
(15mins) Take Exhibition Road up to Prince Consort Road where you turn left; take the right leading you to Kensington Gore.
Car park: Imperial College Campus (5mins)
In congestion zone?: No
Infrared hearing loop
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Cirque du Soleil - Alegria
Royal Albert Hall, London
Running time: 2 hour 15 minutes (incl. interval)
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