RIYADH SEASON 2021 OPENING CEREMONY

RIYADH SEASON 2021 OPENING CEREMONY

Opening Ceremony
Client: Balich Wonder Studio (BWS)
Location: Riyadh, KSA

brief

SKYMAGIC were approached by BWS-KSA to collaborate on the grand opening of Riyadh Season 2021, the Middle East’s largest ever entertainment event. Working closely alongside the BWS-KSA creative team we designed a dynamic and playful drone display for a highlight within the ceremony, acting out a battle between Earth and Outer Space...
RIYADH SEASON 2021 OPENING CEREMONY
thum
The drones, emulating gargantuan extra terrestrial spaceships, interacted with performers on stage to amplify the scene far up into the sky; the sequence portrayed a dramatic battle between the humans on the ground and aliens from space….

Our celestial drone ships soured high above the stage in energetic flight. The combat scene was a captivating display of lasers and lights that flashed between earth and sky, calling and responding, with sound effects that augmented the moment. With a huge cast of international performers and multiple departments, the event itself was enjoyed by a record number of more than 750,000 guests, while millions more across the region watched the televised show live.

RIYADH SEASON 2021 OPENING CEREMONY

RIYADH SEASON 2021 OPENING CEREMONY