Cirque de Paname's The World of Jalèya (Le Monde de Jalèya)
Hippodrome Paris Longchamp, 2 Route des Tribunes, 75016 Paris
Capacity : 2500 seats
1 hour 30 minutes
Music and Acrobatics
Recommended for ages 4 and up
With specialized audio effects and 3D video projections, Ludovic Mercato the producer of The World of Jalèya will make this experience remarkable for the crowd, you’ll be able to hear what the characters hear, breathe the different fragrances in the mystical world, and live through visual effects that are out of this world. This amazing event is around for a limited time only and it’s a delightful experience for audiences of all ages.
From novel to real live wonderland, this circus act will take you to a magical place, shortly after the main character Oliver opens the chest he found and discovers an oil lamp that leads him directly to a world of magical creatures and kingdoms made up of the four different elements you will feel utterly engaged in the show. Complete with 120 artistic acts including circus, dance, music, and other prodigious pieces by more than 30 performers, you won’t want to miss a thing. If you though Cirque du Soleil was breathtaking wait until you see Cirque de Paname’s: The World of Jalèya.
The World of Jalèya is a circus performance with a fusion of modern-day technology, nothing compared to traditional circus shows. The story behind the show is based on a curious boy by the name of Oliver who discovers a fictitious world within a powerful oil lamp, he must travel though four different kingdoms made from the natural elements: Earth, fire, air, and water in order to find his way back home. During his journey he makes friends who he shares laughter, sadness, and surprises with. The characters will bring the show to life with songs, dance routines and acrobatic acts that will have you looking up in the sky while gasping as the artists swing from one side of the dome to another. The artists will blow you away with their appearance while wearing face masks and professional paint on both their face and body as well as display a sequence of 200 costumes in order to bring the show to life making it more realistic to the audience. So, come on down and bring your friends and family for a memorable adventure because this striking performance is suitable for individuals of all ages.
Cirque de Paname
Cirque de Paname has strategically positioned a hard to miss 10, 000 m2 Dome on the Longchamp racetrack in the center of the Bois de Boulagne specifically tailor made for this show, spacious enough to welcome up to 2,500 guests and still have room for 900 parking spaces. The dome is divided in two parts, inside there will be a reception area where individuals will have the comfort of being surrounded by a private lounge, a bar, some shops, and a restaurant where guests are welcome to eat and drink before, throughout, and after the show. Considering it has taken a total of three years of preparation, this will be the first time Cirque de Paname presents The World of Jalèya in Paris, the dome takes about six weeks to set up and it will be up until February, its establishment will take place once again during the following year. The World of Jalèya has been predicted to be the top spectacle of this winter season.
Handicap Accessible? Yes
The dome is accessible for PRM (persons with reduced mobility) and hearing loops are available for individuals with reduced ranges of hearing.
Senses adapted to the blind or visually impaired
Shows can be accommodated for blind people or visually impaired people.
Is the show accessible to English speakers?
The world of Jalèya is a circus performance, which communicates through movement and gestures rather than words. It's still true to Theater in Paris' promise: French entertainment accessible to non-French speakers. People from all over the world, no matter their language, can enjoy The World of Jalèya.
How do I get to the Dome?
In order to get to the Cirque de Paname dome there are three different forms of transportation. You could either take bus 244 on route to Carrefour de Longchamp, you can also take metro line 1 directly towards Porte Maillot, hop on RER towards Neuilly and final stop Porte Maillot and from Port Maillot there will be a shuttle waiting to take you and the family directly to the dome. If you are traveling by car it would be useful to type in “Cirque de Paname” on Google map or on the Waze application these two apps will give you the fastest directions to take in order to reach Cirque de Paname, plus there is free on-site parking.
What do I do when I get to the Dome?
We invite you to arrive 30 minutes before the beginning of the show and present your voucher at the front desk. English-speaking staff members will guide you to your seats. The restaurant will be open to the public, bars, restaurants, and lounges provided by the owners of the arena.
How long does the show last?
The show lasts one hour and thirty minutes with a twenty-five-minute intermission.
Is it a show for travelers or French people?
Both! With delightful performers and surprising choreography, the production team is eager to cater to both Parisians and more international, since the show can be understood and enjoyed by anyone.
Is this venue handicap accessible?
Yes, the Paname circus Dome is wheelchair accessible. We recommend contacting Cirque de Paname if you need any further assistance.
Is a show programme included with my tickets?
Tickets for The World of Jaleya does not include a program.
Does the venue have a specific dress code?
Being that The World of Jaleya is a fun family programme, there is no need to dress fancy to the show...that is unless you want to. We suggest to dress casual and comfortable.