Hong Kong, 27 February, 2014 — Every ship of Star Cruises is a world-class theatre in its own right. There is nowhere better to catch dazzling live entertainment as the leading cruise line in Asia-Pacific presents stunning production shows from entertainment capitals around the world such as Paris, London, Berlin, and St Petersburg.
To make every cruise holiday a magical experience for our passengers, Star Cruises’ dedicated and talented entertainment team has prepared a splendid line-up of performances for 2014, ranging from dance to magic and from acrobat to Kung Fu. Wait no longer to catch these highly anticipated debuts and returning favourites with newer and even more dazzling choreography.
“Stone of Atlantis” staged on SuperStar Virgo is a tale set in the lost ancient city of Atlantis. Hidden deep in the city, the legendary Stone of Atlantis is imbued with incredible power. Dive into the myth as we conjure the power of the stone with a world-class ensemble of performers including sensational American violinist Bryson Andres, Shaolin Kung Fu masters, Pantera Duo from Russia and acrobatic group Trilogy from Ukraine. Their breathtaking acts will leave the audience exhilarated and astounded.
From now until mid October, European top illusionist Vincent Vignaud will star in “Dream”, a magnificent spectacle of grand illusions featuring exceptional new acts. Driven by his fascination with circus and his passion for magic and illusions, Vignaud surprises the audience with his incredible acts perfectly complemented by superb music, choreography and stage effects.
In “Hot! Hot! Hot! A Brazilian Show” debuting in April, beautiful Brazilian dancers will showcase signature dance styles such as Samba, Capoeira and Salsa in flamboyant costumes. Get off your seat and groove to the exuberant music while enjoying the dynamic whimsical dance show of pure energy and colours and diverse motions. Their Latin dance techniques, combined with the impressive performances of European acrobats, will leave the crowd stunned and their jaws dropped.
Also starting April, SuperStar Aquarius will present the magnificent production of a romantic fairytale “Somewhere in Time”. The captivating search for one’s true love through the wonders of time is highlighted by an array of fascinating stuns as it takes the audience to a world where anything is possible. Inspired by magic and legends, the show is set in a place full of secrets and endless dreams.
“Simply the Best” lives up to its names and beyond. The show is a spectacular feast of dance and acrobatic wonders performed by highly skilled acrobats and talented Star Cruises dancers from Europe including a world class Spanish ballroom duo.
Award-winning Italian magician Ernesto Planas takes you on the magical adventure “Spellbound”. Witness the enthralling magic and illusions as he takes on a quest as a heroic wizard helping a young girl to become the world’s best acrobat. Featuring the amazing block juggling act of Marta Paley from Russia and the incredible mix of music brought to life by the fabulous Star Cruises dancers, the show will definitely leave you spellbound.
Besides our in-house production shows, lucky guests will have the chance to attend the concerts of hit Hong Kong stars in March and April. Catch Cantopop legend Francis Yip on SuperStar Virgo on 12 April for her rendition of unforgettable timeless classics. Guests may also be invited to join heartthrobs Ruco Chan and Edward Siu for a 1-Night cruise on 21 March on Star Pisces or be treated to a night of great music and fan interactions with actress/Chinese opera singer Tse Suet Sum and actor Ngo Ka Nin on 25 April.
To enjoy these fascinating performances, join Star Cruises’ voyages of discovery and surprise. From 7 April to 30 October, SuperStar Virgo will embark on its Hong Kong homeport deployment, offering the 4D3N cruise to Kaohsiung and Taichung, the 4D3N cruise to Sanya and HalongBay, and the 1-night high seas adventure every week. From 2 April to 31 October, SuperStar Gemini will be offering five regular itineraries: the 4D3N cruise to Penang and Langkawi, the 4D3N cruise to Kuantan and Pulau Redang, the 3D2N cruise to Malacca, the 3D2N cruise to Pulau Tioman, and the 3D2N high seas cruise.
SuperStar Aquarius, currently based in Kota Kinabalu calling at Bintulu and Muara weekly, will be deployed to Keelung to offer regular itineraries to Ishigaki, Yonaguni and Naha from 9 April onwards. SuperStar Libra will continue its year-round deployment in Penang, offering high seas cruises and itineraries to Phuket, Krabi and Langkawi. Star Pisces will offer a 1-night getaway from Hong Kong to South China Sea every day.
On Star Cruises, every journey is a voyage of discovery and surprise.