The Grand Chapiteau (Big Top)
The Grand Chapiteau seats over 2,500 spectators per performance. The Grand Chapiteau is a temporary structure which is supported by four masts. All seats are cushioned with backs.
* Please be advised that all backpacks or other items larger than a handbag or briefcase will not be allowed on Cirque du Soleil premises. All bags and persons entering Cirque du Soleil premises are subject to search by designated and qualified security personnel before being allowed onto the premises. As such, we recommend that you plan to arrive in advance, as these searches may slow down the speed at which access to the venue is granted. Cirque du Soleil reserves the right to refuse entry to any person who refuses to submit to security measures, in which case no refund for ticket purchase shall be accepted.
The Entrance Tent and concessions open 45 minutes prior to show time. The Grand Chapiteau opens 30 minutes before show time.
The show starts on time and latecomers are admitted only during a suitable break in the performance. Late-coming wheelchair-users can only be admitted at the intermission.
Prices are displayed on the first steps of the booking process, according to your performance and seat selections. Start by choosing the tickets of your choice.
Book as early as you can to secure the best choice of seats at the best possible prices. Prices are subject to change without notice.
The children's discount applies to children 2 to 12 years old (only applicable in Australia). Children under 2 years old are permitted to attend for free, but must remain seated on a parent's lap at all times.
Children are not permitted to be left unattended on the site of Cirque du Soleil. Tickets purchased for children must have an adult seated beside.
Students and Seniors
The student discount applies to individuals 13 years old and over with a valid student I.D. (includes College and University student I.D.). The senior discount applies to individuals 65 years old and up. Student and senior discounts are available for non-peak performances only. Offer may vary per market.
2 hours 20 minutes, including a 30-minute intermission.
Many exciting merchandise items ranging from, but not limited to, souvenir programs, apparel, accessories and home goods are available for purchase.
Food & Beverages
Arrays of alcoholic and non-alcoholic refreshments as well as snacks are available for purchase.
At Cirque du Soleil we make every effort to ensure that every one of our shows offers accommodations to our patrons with special needs. That is why an area in each Grand Chapiteau (big top) has been made wheelchair-accessible. Below you will find all necessary information regarding booking space or seats in this area. Enjoy the show!