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Fan Favorite Videos

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<p>Suspended and swinging high up in the air, the Queen of the night produces breathtaking pirouettes.</p>
The Queen of the Night makes a split while standing on a swing - Cirque du Soleil Riviera Maya in Cancún


<p>A solo artist takes center stage effortlessly balancing her weight with the fluidity of ballet, contortion and the strength of an athlete.</p>
Contortionist balances her weight on a hand balancing stand - Cirque du Soleil Joyà


<p>Dynamic duo showcasing strength, agility, complete synchronisation and a definite showmanship!</p>
A duo is flying in the air and holding on to each other while grabbing a rope with one hand - Joyà Cirque du Soleil


<p>The JOYÀ characters are an intrinsic part of the story. Often half-human, they are all part of Joyà’s imagination, taking the role of aide or obstacle in Zelig’s quest of knowledge transfer.</p>
A rabbit looking human and a pigeon looking human are holding onto a big shelf - Joyà

The Naturalium

The Naturalium stage is filled with colors and diverse types of lighting - Joyà cirque


An entertainer greets spectators and offers them a drink - Cirque du Soleil Mexico

Dinner Experience

Salmon meal presented in a blue dish with flowers - Cirque du Soleil Riviera Maya

Drink and appetizers

Drinks and appetizers - Joyà Riviera Maya in Cancún

Listen to your favorite songs of JOYÀ

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Practical Info


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What is the story of JOYÀ?

JOYÀ the first Cirque du Soleil resident show in Mexico, combines culinary and performing arts in an intimate theater setting to engage the audience’s five senses. Drawing on Mexico’s history and heritage, JOYÀ tells the story of an alchemist and his granddaughter embarking on a quest to uncover the secrets of life. Don’t miss the opportunity to taste extraordinary dishes and live a magical night exclusively at the Cirque du Soleil Theater at Vidanta Riviera Maya. JOYÀ, a thrilling, whimsical show in which joy, courage and friendship conquer all!

How long is JOYÀ?

JOYÀ is a 80 minutes show plus a one hour dinner and musical prelude. If you buy an experience including dinner, you will get 2 hours and 20 minutes of entertainment.

Where can I see JOYÀ?

JOYÀ is playing in Riviera Maya, Mexico. Please consult the calendar of this page to find out about the dates of performances.

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Is JOYÀ appropriate for children?

Yes, the whole family will love this spectacle for the senses. Children 3 and up do require tickets. That said, please know that the show lasts 80 minutes and has no intermission. The show also features high-decibel music and flashing lights, and therefore is not recommended for children under 3 years old.

Is there a vegetarian menu?

Yes, we have a vegetarian and vegan menu. If you have any allergies, please notify your server at the beginning of your experience. We also offer gluten-free foods.

Are professional photography allowed?

No, only non-flash photography and 30-seconds-or-less videos are allowed.

What happens if I show up late for the performance?

The show will begin promptly at its stated start time. Anyone who arrives late will be seated at the discretion of the hostess, during an opportune time that will not disrupt the show. Please note: there is on-stage entertainment happening during the dinner and VIP-seating, so please arrive promptly to get the most enjoyment out of your experience.

Is there transportation to the theater?

Yes, there is shuttle transportation available from Cancun for an additional cost per person of $30 USD for a round-trip ticket. You can purchase transportation when you purchase your tickets online. If you’ve already purchased tickets, you can add transportation by calling our reservation center at 800 247 7837.

What if I purchased a VIP ticket but I don’t drink alcohol?

Don’t worry! If you have purchased a VIP ticket that includes champagne or alcoholic beverages, we also have a large selection of non-alcoholic beverages for you to choose from.