Client: 45DEGREES / Cirque du Soleil

Producer: Yasmine Khalil

Line Producer: Lydia Brown

Creative Director: Daniel Fortin

Stage Director: Bastien Alexandre

Multimedia Designer: Vincent Pasquier

Production Director: Anne Bertrand

Technical Director: Rémi Lemieux @ Lembas Works

Video Designer: Thibaut Duvernix @ Gentilhomme

Set Designer: Éric Noguès

Sound Designer: Jean-Michel Caron @ Lex

Lighting Designer: Nicolas Brion

Laser Designer: Claude Lifante

Composer: Maxim Lepage

Fire and Water Designer: Michel Amman @ Crystal Group

Costume Designer: Yzo

Choreographer: Julie Perron & Manon Beaudouin

Technical Direction - 45DEGREES / Cirque du Soleil

Over a 7000-m² lake, a big-bang of visual, aquatic and pyrotechnical effects merge to bring forth this aquatic fairytale for the entire family. In a constellation of poetic vignettes, La Forge aux étoiles invites young and old alike to witness first-hand the friendship between a human girl and a cosmic giant with his feet on Earth and his head in the stars.

Lembas was called in to act as Technical Directors for this new, one-of-a-kind show that is set to revolutionize theme park entertainment. 


  • A 28 ton permanent aluminum and stainless steel set, consisting of 157 facets, which covers 270 m² 

  • An additional projection surface of 450m², equivalent to two tennis courts, deployed during the show 35m high

  • 3 automated and synchronized decor elements during the show

  • A rail and an underwater mechanical arm to activate the 2CV and the moon

  • A new infrabasse sound system


  • In total, 10 video projectors that generate 205,000 lumens distributed over 14 million pixels, equivalent to 7 HD on:

  • 3 water screens and a water curtain of 180 m² 20 meters in height with a projection surface of 900m² on the water

  • Automated water fountains: 100 jets including 40 moving jets

  • 600 nozzles capable of generating 300 cubic meters of fog in seconds

A total of 500 water projectors, including:

  • A constellation of 300 individually controllable light points distributed over the entire basin

  • 22 moving lights

  • 5 lasers of 10 watts


  • 20 devices that trigger flames during the show

  • Standing pyrotechnic triggering system

A pyrotechnic fresco of 50 meters wide and 40 meters high on two levels
120 firings perfectly synchronized with music

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