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Middle East Event Show
Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, UAE

Exhibition & Seminars: 18 & 19 June 2025
Awards: 19 June 2025

Sophie Celikoz
Co-Founder & Artistic Director at Dance It Out Dubai


Founder of Dance It Out Dubai, a global multi-award winning entertainment company, leading in bespoke show design, creation, conceptualization, and live show performance.

With elaborate experience in the arts, Sophie has designed full show ensembles and repertoires across theatres, prestigious events, for luxury brands, operas, cabarets, and festivals. With unparalleled expertise and experience across varied events and performing art genres, having a keen eye on today’s performance landscape and direct access to communities of exceptional local and global talent from the diverse worlds of music, dance, circus, street theatre, and specialist acts.

Sophie strives for success and is a devoted motivational leader to her team and artists. A highly respected producer, establishing and creating over the last decade an entertainment powerhouse, Dance It Out Dubai, known for creating trendsetting and benchmark entertainment experiences globally.

Some of Sophie's artistic credits include the International Indian Film Academy Awards 2023 Opening Ceremony, Saudi Games Closing Ceremony, FIBA3x3 World Tour Finals Opening Ceremony, The Red Sea Film Festival Opening Ceremony, Mubadala Halloween and Winter Wonderland Festivals, Nad Al Sheba Sports Opening Ceremony, A Musical Halloween Expo2020.

Agenda Sessions

  • Dance It Out Dubai - Trendsetting Entertainment of Tomorrow