The show “Intimissimi on Ice” came back for the fourth year in a row at the Arena of Verona with the most famous ice skaters in the world and the greatest lyrical and pop music talents for two sold out live shows, marked by the Italian style. Balich Worldwide Shows produced the show with the company Opera On Ice.
With “A Legend of Beauty”, the audience could live the most authentic experience in the classic “arena concept” thanks to a brand-new stage design. For the first time the audience lived a 360° experience, in an edition where femininity took the centre of the stage more than ever.
A stellar cast with the finest figure skating champions in the world as protagonists. Evgeni Plushenko, Shizuka Arakawa and Stéphane Lambiel, together with a rich cast of international talents and special guest Andrea Bocelli.
The stories of classical mythology came to life with a modern twist. From Venus to Helen of Troy, from Circe the sorceress to Medusa, the female characters of Greek myths were the protagonists of a series of scenes depicting the emotions and passions of contemporary women, dressed for the occasion with costumes by Chiara Ferragni, the most renowned Italian fashion influencer.
The show was directed by Damiano Michieletto, defined by the Creative Director Marco Balich: «One of the most interesting talents of the new generation of opera and theatre directors».