FIFA CLUB WORLD CUP, ABU DHABI
Ignite designed and produced the Opening, Closing and Awards Ceremonies for the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2009 in Abu Dhabi.
Each ceremony combined local culture and tradition with a diverse global mix in spectacular style. All ceremonies were designed to be unique and memorable experiences for a worldwide broadcast audience, embracing and enforcing FIFA’s global presence.
The ceremonies featured 440 performers including 250 local volunteers, traditional drummers and dancers, 7 life-size dhow sailing boats, tailor made costumes, banners and silks, a giant 3D football and a 15m mobile stage.
Role: Project Lead
Client: Ignite Europe Ltd