Celebrity Line Up Announced For the Opening of Expo 2020 Dubai

Lindsay Judge   |   20-09-2021

Expo 2020 Dubai will open its doors on 6th September. The event will launch with a spectacular opening ceremony starring global and regional talents.


An impressive line-up will include headline performers Italian opera singer Andrea Bocelli, Golden-Globe winning actress singer and songwriter Andra Day, British pop star Ellie Goulding.


Al Wasl Dome


The event will take place at Expo 2020’s Al Wasl Plaza, a huge circular theatre located at the heart of the Expo Site, and will also see international performances from Chinese pianist Lang Lang and Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Angelique Kidjo.


The Middle East will also be represented at the show by performances from Mohamed Abdu and Emirati singer Ahlam Alshamsi, as well as Emirati artist and Expo 2020 Dubai ambassador Hussain Al Jassmmi


The show will be broadcast around the world via TV screens and will also feature an impressive light and dance show all under the theme of ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future.’



The event has been choreographed by Scott Givens who’s previous work includes 62 global events including more Olympic ceremonies than any other producer.


The event will take place on Thursday, 30th September, the day before the event officially opens to the public.