Cirque du Soleil AXEL opens in Huntsville on October 18 at Von Braun Center

Tickets on sale now!


Huntsville, Alabama, August 21, 2019 – Cirque du Soleil is returning on ice with a new creation that will spin you into the vibrant world of Cirque du Soleil AXEL. This unique experience will showcase world-class acrobatic skating performances set in fantastical universes combining full-spectrum visual effects and awesome live music that seamlessly integrates popular songs with new original scores. Cirque du Soleil AXEL will be presented at the Von Braun Center for 5 performances only, starting October 18, 2019.


“The success of our first creation on ice has reinforced our ambition to further explore the extensive creative possibilities of a frozen playground,” says Daniel Fortin, Vice President Creation. “With Cirque du Soleil AXEL, we will offer a truly electrifying experience to all audiences, pushing the boundaries of creativity with the unique approach that has forged the reputation of Cirque du Soleil.”


Embark on the journey of Axel, a young man and his dynamic group of friends, whose passion for live music and graphic arts come to life in an exhilarating adventure that reminds us all that our dreams are within reach. Discover this young artist as he falls for the fascinating Lei in a high-speed chase for love and self-realization.


Get lifted by the electrifying experience of Cirque du Soleil AXEL, with stunning performances blending ice-skating, acrobatics and live music that will leave all audiences astounded!


Ticket Information

Tickets for Cirque du Soleil AXEL’ performance in Huntsville now available at


Show Schedule – October 18 – 20, 2019

Friday, October 18 at 7:30pm

Saturday, October 19 at 3:30pm and 7:30pm

Sunday, October 20 at 1:00pm and 5:00pm



Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group would like to thank Hennessy Black, Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte, and Villa Maria, our Official Partners of Cirque du Soleil AXEL.


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