Los Angeles, CA (CNS) – The world-renowned top designer, director and photographer Thierry Mugler will be the creative advisor and costume designer for Beyonce’s upcoming world tour next year.
Mugler, who worked as a professional dancer with France’s Opera National du Rhin Ballet will give his creative input on the production, set design, lighting and choreography.
He will also serve as costume creator for Beyonce’s new production that will require him to design 58 costumes for the show including the star’s outfits as well as those of her band, back-up singers and dancers. He will also direct key sections of Beyonce’s production including “Dangerously In Love,” “Ave Maria” and the show’s finale.
Mugler’s input will also extend to a creative advisor role where he will contribute to the design of the whole show, from lighting to choreography, as well as also providing stage outfits for the entire production.
Mugler’s previous theatrical collaborations have included Cirque du Soleil’s show “Zumanity” and George Michael’s “Too Funky” video. Beyonce’s upcoming world tour will mark the artist’s first full-length concerts since 2007’s sold-out “The Beyonce Experience” and the debut live performances of songs from I AM…SASHA FIERCE.