Live Nation Middle East and DSS 2015 bring BLAZE to the UAE


BLAZE shows from August 20 to 22 at DUCTAC, Mall of the Emirates

Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Live Nation Middle East is excited to announce that BLAZE The

Show, a high energy non-stop street dance and break dance show, will be a main event of this

year’s Dubai Summer Surprises (DSS), the biggest summer celebration in the region. BLAZE will be

live at Centrepoint Theatre, DUCTAC, Mall of the Emirates from Thursday, August 20th to Saturday,

August 22nd. With two shows per day over the weekend at 2:30pm and 7:30pm, Dubai audiences

will be treated to thrilling feats of urban dance, performed and choreographed by some of the

brightest urban dance names.

Mixing nightclub vibes with West End production values, BLAZE is an interactive dance show

phenomenon directed by Anthony van Laast, the genius behind successful productions like

Mamma Mia!, Sister Act, and Batman Live. Choreographed by some of the brightest and hottest

names in the street dance scene like Mike Song, Kenny Wormald, Lyle Beniga, Ryan Chappell, Chris

Baldock and Kendra Horsburgh and featuring stunning set designs by Es Devlin, the set designer

for Kanye West, Mika, Take That, Pet Shop Boys and the Lady Gaga Monster Ball tour, BLAZE

combines the world’s greatest theatre and music artists with the best talent in the dance scene.

James Craven, Managing Director of Live Nation Middle East said: “We are all very much looking

forward to having BLAZE in Dubai. It is something we have been planning for quite some time. I am

excited to see how this multi-talented team will really wow our audiences. We are hoping this also

becomes an opportunity to inspire our local choreographers, dance instructors and students.”

BLAZE dancers are specialised on the field of breaking, tapping, popping, locking and hip hop and

have performed with artists like Michael Jackson, Madonna, Rihanna, Sean Paul and Mohombi.

After a successful premier in London, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom, BLAZE has

continued their worldwide tours in theatres in Berlin, Italy, Germany, Paris, Bangkok, Russia and

Continuing the meteoric rise of street dance after the success of TV shows such as Britain’s Got

Talent and So You Think You Can Dance, BLAZE is guaranteed to delight street dance junkies and

newcomers alike. Experience the sensation of street dance live at BLAZE!

Tickets are priced at AED 125 for Balcony, AED 150 for Stall Box, AED 195 for Stalls, AED 250 for

first and second row, and AED 300 for Royal Box. Tickets go on sale soon and will be available via, and DUCTAC Box Office, or 04 3414777. For more

information please visit, #BLAZEDubai

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