Deaflympics Taiwan

Delivering a spectacular show to launch the Deaflympics

The Brief

To design and execute an opening ceremony to launch the Deaflympics across two cities in Taiwan.

Event Statistics

Shows in Taipei and Hsinchu; audiences figures exceeded 100,000. TV and media coverage across Taiwan.

— Client

Olympic Committee

— Location

Taipei and Hsinchu, Taiwan

The Outcome

NEWSUBSTANCE designed and executed a multi disciplined, multi site performance based ceremony with a cast and crew numbering in excess of 100. The promenade concept played to crowds of thousands, building to a headline show that premiered the world’s first ever performance bungee jump against a spectacular of dance, aerial cirque and stunning set design.