Behind the Magic: Incredible new show at MOTIONGATE™ Dubai lets audience dive straight into a film shooting
Join director Felicia M. Reel and crew as they film the action thriller ‘Into the Deadlands: Ice Storm’ at MOTIONGATE™ Dubai
DUBAI, UAE; 16 February, 2020: With its newest show, MOTIONGATE™ Dubai is giving audiences a backstage pass into a real movie set. If you ever wanted to get up close to the thrills, chills and spills of a real movie shoot, join resident movie director, Felicia M. Reel, and her movie crew as they shoot Into the Deadlands: Ice Storm – an original action movie brought to you by MOTIONGATE™ Dubai.
All the stunts, dances and behind-the-scenes fun of a real-life movie shoot are captured in the show – an action-packed adventure that follows the journey of two rogue strangers from a post-apocalyptic world. The first episode of Into the Deadlands: Ice Storm will be running this February at the Hollywood Theatre, inside MOTIONGATE™ Dubai, as the story progress newer episodes will be showcased in the coming few months.
“We’re really excited about this show! Into the Deadlands: Ice Storm is an entertaining and thrilling mix of breathtaking stunts, adrenalin-pumping action sequences and jaw-dropping stagecraft. It’s a brilliant watch for the whole family and really anyone who loves movies,” said Abel Perales – Director of Entertainment at MOTIONGATE™ Dubai.
While the show is open to the general public, there are some themes in the show that may require parental guidance for underage children who might be sensitive to fast action sequences.
Entry tickets for MOTIONGATE™ Dubai can be booked online, at http://www.motiongatedubai.com, at the gate or through the call center on 800amazing (2629464) and the Into The Deadlands: Ice Storm is inclusive within the entry ticket and is not charged separately. For health and safety reasons it is advisable to do advance booking through the website.
MOTIONGATE™ Dubai offers something for everyone with a range of rides and attractions including five thrilling roller coasters, a drop tower, a water ride, interactive play labs, 3D motion simulators, live stage shows and much more. A year-round destination, MOTIONGATE™ Dubai has 22 key attractions that are completely indoors, plus dedicated cooling areas and landscaping which provide shade throughout the park. Guests have their choice of nine family restaurants plus a wide range of quick dining kiosks located throughout the park. MOTIONGATE™ Dubai sells official film licensed merchandise across 15 themed retail shops in addition to a wide selection of kiosks and carts.
MOTIONGATE™ Dubai continues to operate with enhanced health and safety policies in-line with current guidelines from the UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention and World Health Organisation’s approved international practices. These include social distancing measures, contactless payment, reduced capacity in rides, shops and restaurants, and enhanced cleaning and disinfection measures. To manage attendance, guests are required to have valid theme park entry ticket to MOTIONGATE™ Dubai.
Please visit http://www.motiongate.com for more information.
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About MOTIONGATE™ Dubai
MOTIONGATE™ Dubai is the flagship theme park in Dubai Parks and Resorts™ and the largest Hollywood-inspired theme park in the Middle East. In a world first, four legendary Hollywood film studios – DreamWorks Animation, Columbia Pictures, Smurfs and Lionsgate come together at MOTIONGATE™ Dubai. It features 27 thrilling rides and attractions and exciting entertainment experiences throughout the park, including character meet and greets, roaming musical acts and dance performances, photo opportunities and more.
MOTIONGATE™ Dubai has five distinct zones:
• The Studio Central zone, at the park’s entry boulevard, replicates ‘real’ working movie sets in New York City and has services and shops to prepare guests for the day.
• The Columbia Pictures zone features seven film-themed rides and attractions including Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania, Ghostbusters, The Green Hornet, Underworld, and Zombieland.
• The DreamWorks zone is entirely indoors, featuring rides and attractions inspired by animated hits How to Train your Dragon, Kung Fu Panda, Madagascar and Shrek.
• The Lionsgate zone features the world’s first theme park rides and attractions inspired by The Hunger Games franchise, along with a 1,000-seat theatre, which hosts a dance stage show based on Step-Up: All In and Step-Up: Revolution.
• The Smurfs Village zone offers ride, attractions and play zones for young children and families inspired by the popular cartoon franchise