November 12, 2009 was the celebration for the 500th performance of the ZAIA show by Cirque Du Soleil in Macau, China. Cirque founder Guy Laliberte flew in for the performance and toasted the artists and crew. Family and friends were also invited for the occasion.
Conrad Askland (ZAIA keyboards and assistant bandleader) and Guy Laliberte.
Members of the ZAIA band. Back row from left to right: Eduard Harutyunyan, Racheal Cogan, Steve Bach, Conrad Askland, DJ Johnson, Olivier Milchberg. Front row left to right: Maria Andersson and Rose Winebrenner. (Not picture: Jay Elfenbein)
Violaine Corradi, music composer for ZAIA, and Conrad Askland
Guy Laliberte addresses the ZAIA artists and crew after the show.
DJ Johnson (ZAIA drummer) and Conrad Askland.