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Cirque du Soleil NYSA

About the show

Long for a world you’ve never imagined

Cirque du Soleil NYSA is an exhilarating blend of inspired storytelling, spectacular artistry and breakthrough acrobatics; a show to take you beyond what you can imagine.

This modern tale follows the story of Nysa, a fearless young woman who longs for adventure and open skies. Her curiosity and courage will give her the power to step into the unexpected and fly towards new worlds. Take off with Cirque du Soleil and travel through unchartered territories, to a world you've never imagined.



The Passage


The City


The Shadows


Practical Infos


To be confirmed

Where and when can I see the show NYSA in Berlin?

NYSA, Cirque du Soleil’s first permanent show in Europe, will be presented in Berlin at Theater at Potsdamer Platz on September 16th, 2021.

What is the show NYSA about?

In the words of Daniel Ross, Creative Director of the show : «We wanted to tell a story which belongs to and is inspired by Berlin, its residents, and its status as a European cultural epicenter, while making it universal so that people from all over the world can relate to the show and its characters.»

Who is part of the creation team on the show?

Here is the full list of the creation team :

Chief Executive Producer
Yasmine Khalil

Vice President, Creation
Daniel Fortin

Nathalie Enault

Creative Director
Daniel Ross

Show Directors and Writers
Lulu Helbæk & Simone Ferrari

Set and Props Designer
Jean Rabasse

Costume Designer
Elen Ewing

John Metcalfe

Human Performance Designer
Jérôme Le Baut

Acrobatic Equipment Designer
Ewen Seagel

Sound Designer
Jean-Michel Caron

Lighting Designers
Martin Labrecque
Mathieu Poirier

Production Director
Inigo Alonso Ezcurdia