CDS Crystal Feature
December 14 - 17 , 2023
Hamilton Arena

Cirque du Soleil


Created by Shana Carroll and Sebastien Soldevila, CRYSTAL takes audiences on an exhilarating journey of self-discovery full of whimsy and wonder. Feel your adrenaline soar as you dive into a world of playful imagination with the show’s protagonist, Crystal, as she becomes who she was always destined to be – herself.

Using astounding on-ice visual projections and a soundtrack that seamlessly blends popular music with the signature sound of Cirque du Soleil, CRYSTAL transports audiences on a visual and auditory acrobatic experience.

The show is suitable for all ages.

Fun Facts

  • CRYSTAL is Cirque du Soleil’s 42nd creation and the company’s very first acrobatic experience on ice.
  • Since its creation in 2017, the show has toured to over 130 cities in 18 different countries including Canada, the US, UK, Mexico, France, Spain, Germany, and more!
  • This oneof-a-kind performance features seven traditional circus acts including trapeze, handto-hand, Banquine, aerial straps, hand-to-trapeze, juggling, and hand balancing – all performed on ice!
  • The CRYSTAL team makes approximately 300 real snowballs each week to use during preshow animation.
  • CRYSTAL is Cirque du Soleil’s first and only touring show to incorporate multiple remastered pop songs into the soundtrack of a show – Beyoncé’s Halo, U2’s Beautiful Day, Nina Simone’s Sinnerman, and Sia’s Chandelier.
  • The show travels with 80 pairs of skates (both hockey and figure skates) and each artist wears up to 4 pairs per show!
  • CRYSTAL is suitable for all ages.


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