One Night for One Drop, Imagined by Cirque du Soleil Fifth Annual Philanthropy Event on March 3, 2017

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Live and Online Auction of over 40 incredible experiences and one-of-a-kind items open through March 2, 2017

One Night for One Drop - an annual celebration to raise funds and awareness for critical water issues


WHAT: One Night for One Drop, imagined by Cirque du Soleil, is a one-night-only production, with over 60 Cirque du Soleil artists and special guest performers including Emmy-award winning actor William Shatner, America’s Got Talent winner Grace VanderWaal, GRAMMY-nominated rapper RedFoo and multi-platinum selling vocal super group The Tenors.

WHEN: March 3, 2017

WHERE: New York-New York Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas

BENEFIT ORGANIZATION: One Drop, a non-profit organization celebrating its tenth anniversary, was started by Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberté, and is dedicated to providing safe water access.


An online auction has been launched to support the event with almost 40 items, which is accessible at

The online auction is open now and closes at 11:00am PST (US) on March 2, 2017.

Notable mentions include:

  • A one-week backstage experience on tour with Cirque du Soleil in the US or Canada for the upcoming show VOLTA
  • 2 VIP tickets including a meet and greet with Jennifer Lopez at her upcoming Las Vegas concert
  • A meet and greet with Giles Martin at Abbey Road Recording Studio in London and 2 VIP Tickets to Cirque Du Soleil’s The Beatles: LOVE
  • An exclusive, commissioned portrait by renowned artist Romero Britto

In addition, four extraordinary items will be auctioned live prior to the evening’s entertainment. These truly unique items can also be bid on by a special absentee bid process. These items include:

  • A Necker Island All-Inclusive Vacation with Sir Richard Branson: Be special guests of Sir Richard’s at the exclusive Necker Cup 2017: This lot includes two tickets to all the events and other rare benefits -- including playing the opening round of tournaments with Sir Richard (one guest) and two tickets to the Necker Cup Gala + Private Concert, where you’ll be seated at Sir Richard’s table. (Estimated Value: $75,000)
  • One of the last two Richard Mille Women’s Collector 007 Timepiece on the market: This rare, iconic RM 007 women’s watch combines technology with elegance – and an uncompromising attention to workmanship. (Estimated Value: $50,000)
  • 10-hour flight time on a Bombardier Challenger 350: A bundle of ten flight hours for you and up to seven friends to take a private chartered jet to anywhere you’d like to go. Flight includes a pilot, co-pilot and flight attendant, and the epitome of comfort and technology in the ultra-roomy and elegant cabin. (Estimated Value: $60,000).
  • For the first time ever in the auction, get a chance to have a truly unique experience with adrenaline enthusiast Guy Laliberté, Founder of Cirque du Soleil and One Drop: Test your limits on an extreme sports powerboat ride and join Guy from October 9-11, 2017 on Lake Como to live the thrill of reaching 160 mph (257 km/h) on the water surrounded by one of the most wonderful landscapes Italy has to offer. Onboard the 2-seater Poliform 74 Class 1 Powerboat, feel the speed of Man and Machine against water. (Estimated Value: $85,000)

For more information about auction items, or for absentee bidding information, please contact Franck Bernascon, (514) 462-6136 or auction(at)onedrop(dot)org.

For One Night One Drop event/ticket information, please contact Adam Wright at Adam.Wright(at)onedrop(dot)org.

There are a very select number of media credentials available for One Night One Drop. If you are interested, please contact pien.koopman(at)cirquedusoleil(dot)com.

Media inquiries: please contact: Birgit C. Müller, Brand Ambassador for One Night for One Drop, birgit(at)brandamb(dot)com / +1 (323) 332-9520


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