Mall of Qatar announced that the retail project will feature a $27.4 million entertainment center.Mall of Qatar, the shopping center that is due to open in August 2017, announced that the project will include a $27.4 million entertainment center.
Mall of Qatar Live (MOQLIVE) is all set to enhance the status of the mall as the first live entertainment destination premiering the world's first resident troupe in a mall. MOQLIVE will encompass concerts, entertainment and other activities during the entire year. Free entertainment concept, brought to life by a cast and crew of more than 50 international theatre professionals will be mall-wide with the seven main shows, performing in the heart of the shopping center - Oasis.
The Oasis is covered with a 6,000 sq m glassed dome of 30 metre height that is carried by four giant steel trees. The focal point of Oasis is 15 meters in diameter at 360 degrees rotating stage with a central hydraulic lift, theatrical sound and light, high wire rigging, special effects, and animated water.
The shows will be custom designed by the specialists of theatre productions, Premium Projects, based in Germany. Nearly 1,000 performers have been cast from around the world to find the best performers and select talent for the shows.
The crew consists of professional tailors costume, lighting designers, stage managers, sound engineers, carpenters and scenery make-up artists who will work for a day scene in the day to put the theatrical experience. During the performance, up to 25 dancers, singers, actors and acrobats can be seen on the stage.
Premium projects are currently under development signature shows for shopping center Qatar with an international team of choreographers, designers, costumes, music directors, art directors and circus trainers. Show Storyboard has been completed and more than 3,000 costume pieces were designed.