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  • MSC Cruises’ newest Seaside Class ship provides endless hours of onboard entertainment from new themed shows to thrilling interactive experiences
  • Six new production shows at the Chora Theatre will delight guests of all ages

Geneva, Switzerland – September 28, 2022 – MSC Cruises revealed details today of the new entertainment offerings onboard MSC Seascape, including six phenomenal new shows specifically designed for the ship’s Chora Theatre. When MSC Seascape begins sailing in November, the innovative new Seaside Class flagship will provide countless hours of exclusive onboard entertainment featuring next-level production and interactive elements.  

Steve Leatham, MSC Cruises Global Head of Entertainment, said: MSC Seascape is an exciting new addition to our Seaside Class of ships with some of the most remarkable entertainment options that our guests have ever seen. Inspired by New York City, which is home to world-famous Broadway shows and musical productions, MSC Seascape features spectacular new shows and full-scale productions that will dazzle all our guests. These new top notch entertainment options will take our onboard experience to the next level with superb performers, gorgeous stage design and excellent production quality.

The exciting new ship ship features the popular Dueling Pianos concept featured on MSC Seashore, which launched in 2021, as well as an entirely new theatre offering unique to MSC Seascape, including:


The stunning Chora Theatre will be home to high-concept productions, with an exciting and varied selection of shows offered each evening of the cruise, including six brand-new shows that will delight guests.

  • IMAGINOCEAN – Guests will be awe-struck by this ocean-themed production complete with aerial and flying acts, aquatic animal puppetry, vocalists, and dancers outfitted in beautiful couture costumes inspired by the sea.
  • DREAMSCAPE – This otherworldly show will transport guests into a fantasy world with circus performers, dancers and singers, along with interactive videos that will allow the audience to truly immerse themselves in the world of imagination.
  • IN CONCERT – A cast of outstanding vocalists and dancers will perform the rock classics that guests know and love, with flashing lights and concert-style scenery that will make the audience rock out to their favorite hits.
  • PREMIERE – Taking guests through cinematic history, singers and dancers will perform a celebration of movie genres showcasing the songs from unforgettable films with costumes and backdrops to match.
  • SHALL WE DANCE – This enthralling dance performance will highlight a variety of dance styles from Latin to ballroom and contemporary, with technical artistry that will wow guests and inspire them to sign up for the next dance class on board.
  • LOVE BLOOMS – Featuring larger-than-life costumes and a blooming garden that comes to life, this show brings nature on board with vocalists, dancers, and circus artists.


Inspired by French cabaret lounges of the 1920s, the Le Cabaret Rouge aft lounge will provide an elevated atmosphere and the kind of unforgettable nights guests will be talking about for the rest of the cruise. The audience will be invited to step into the hottest new entertainment spot at sea, where they’ll discover an exhilarating environment. Le Cabaret Rouge brings the Roaring 20’s back to life with live performances, singers, dancers, aerialists, contortionists, and so much more.


In addition to the new shows offered each evening, MSC Seascape will feature a variety of premier interactive entertainment options for all ages. There will be 21 themed nights on board, complete with their own immersive costumes and decorations, including Country Night, Star for a Night and Hollywood Night—all in addition to classic parties that guests look forward to like the Sunshine Party, White Party and Gala Night.

There will be no shortage of thrilling high-tech experiences available, either, from the first ever ROBOTRON amusement ride at sea to a rafting simulator, interactive XD cinema and Formula Racer virtual simulator.

For more information about MSC Seascape, click here.

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About MSC Cruises

MSC Cruises is the world’s third largest cruise brand as well as the leader in Europe, South America, the Gulf region and Southern Africa, with more market share in addition to deployed capacity than any other player. It is also the fastest growing global cruise brand with a strong presence in the Caribbean, North America and the Far East markets.

Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, MSC Cruises is one of the two brands that sit within the Cruise Division of MSC Group, the leading privately held Swiss-based shipping and logistics conglomerate with over 300 years of maritime heritage. MSC Cruises – the contemporary brand - has a modern fleet of 19 vessels combined with a sizeable future global investment portfolio of new vessels. The fleet is projected to grow to 23 cruise ships by 2025, with options for six more vessel orders in place through 2030.

MSC Cruises offers its guests an enriching, immersive and safe cruise experience inspired by the Company’s European heritage, where they can enjoy international dining, world-class entertainment, award-winning family programs, and the very latest user-friendly technology on board. To learn more about MSC Cruises’ itineraries and experience on board its ships, click here.

The Company’s number one priority has always been the health and safety of its guests and crew, as well as the communities at the destinations its ships serve.  In August 2020, MSC Cruises implemented a new comprehensive and robust health and safety protocol to become the first major line to return to sea. To learn more about MSC Cruises’ health & safety protocol, click here.

MSC Cruises has long been committed to environmental stewardship, with a long-term goal to achieve net zero emissions for its operations by 2050. The Company is also a significant investor in next-generation environmental marine technologies, with the objective to support their accelerated development and availability industry-wide. To learn more about the Company’s environmental commitment, click here

Finally, to learn more about the MSC Foundation, MSC Group’s own vehicle to lead, focus and advance its conservation, humanitarian and cultural commitments, click here.