Youth Performance Company Le PeTiT CiRqUe to Perform at 24th Annual Nobel Peace Prize Concert
Nobel Peace Prize Concert organizers today announced that the world renown youth performance company Le PeTiT CiRqUe is confirmed for the 24th annual event in Oslo, Norway on December 11th at Telenor Arena, honoring the Nobel Peace Prize laureate.
Le PeTiT CiRqUe joins an elite group of artists who have performed at the concert over the years, including Paul McCartney, Alicia Keys, Rihanna, Sting, Andrea Bocelli, Tina Turner, Ellie Goulding, Kygo, A-ha and many others.
"The young artists of Le PeTiT CiRqUe are honored and privileged to share their messages of hope and peace during The Nobel Peace Prize Concert," said Le PeTiT CiRqUe founder Nathalie Yves Gaulthier. "We hope that the group's performance will inspire the younger generation to dream big and believe in their potential."
"We're so pleased to welcome Le PeTiT CiRqUe to this year's Nobel Peace Concert lineup," said Olav Njølstad, Director of the Norwegian Nobel Institute. "The exuberance and collaborative spirit that these young performers display are exactly what energizes the Nobel Peace Prize's mission, and we look forward to sharing their incredible talents with the world."
Le PeTiT CiRqUe (LPC) is an elite ensemble of child prodigies in circus arts, contortion, acrobatics, world champion martial artists and singers that is raising the bar in entertainment. Featuring pro-level youths, ranging in age from 6-15, LPC has recently been seen on "Little Big Shots" and with Ellen Degeneres in the Gap Kids ad campaigns. LPC has performed for the Dalai Lama and all over the world, most recently in Dubai and Canada. Founder Nathalie Yves Gaulthier is an innovative visionary and child advocate. The internationally recognized and multi award-winning company has entertained millions with one of the most whimsical, unique, innovative and inspirational shows available on TV, film and international arena and theatrical stages and events.
Le PeTiT CiRqUe joins previously announced headliner John Legend, Swedish singer/songwriter Zara Larsson, Norwegian DJ/producer Matoma and Norwegian singer/songwriter Sigrid on the Nobel Peace Prize Concert lineup, with additional artists to be announced.
Tickets are available and can be purchased viawww.ticketmaster.no/artist/nobel-peace-prize-concert-billetter/933231. For more information, visit www.nobelpeaceprizeconcert.com.
The Nobel Peace Prize is the most prestigious honor in the world, and has been awarded to iconic individuals such as Mother Teresa, Nelson Mandela and Archbishop Desmund Tutu. The Nobel Peace Prize Concert is an annual musical tribute to the laureate who is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize each year on December 10th in Oslo, Norway. 2017 marks the 24th Anniversary of the concert which reaches hundreds of millions of households via global television distribution and digitally via YouTube. The leading global interactive content studio, Digital Domain is the official virtual reality partner of the Nobel Peace Prize Concert, live streaming the concert and showing highlights in 360 VR. Renowned artists from all over the world have taken the Nobel Peace Prize Concert stage over the years to amplify the message of Peace - including stars like Paul McCartney, Alicia Keys, Rihanna, Sting, Andrea Bocelli, Tina, Turner, Ellie Goulding, Kygo, Oprah Winfrey, Will Smith and Meryl Streep, among many others. The Nobel Peace Prize Concert debuted in 1994 and has grown into one of the world's preeminent events. For more about the Nobel Peace Prize, go to www.nobelpeaceprize.org/no.