MOSCOW (CelebrityAccess) — The operators of Dubai superclub Base announced plans to open a pop-up club version of the club in Moscow for the duration of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
The tony pop-up will launch on June 14 with American R&B star, Jason Derulo. Scheduled to open the official ceremony with his single ‘Colors’, written specifically for the tournament, Derulo will kick-start the BASE Moscow line-up with a live performance at the venue.
Other programming for the club’s month in Moscow includes; Timati on June 22, Brazilian Supermodel Alessandra Ambrósio, who will host the Café De La Musique event on June 27 before Egor Kreed on June 29 and Geegun on July 1.
American rapper Rick Ross will perform for the first time in Russia at BASE Moscow on July 6. French house legend Bob Sinclar will perform at Base Moscow on July 11, as well as DJ, producer and internet personality, Gianluca Vacchi is slated for July 14.
As well, Base organizers have collaborated with other nightclub operators around the world to create events scheduled to provide local nightlife flavor to match the nationality of visiting teams. Collaborations include 1 OAK New York on June 16, Les Caves Du Roy St Tropez on June 17, VIP Room Marrakesh on June 20, Cirque Le Soir London on June 23, L’Arc Paris on June 26, Café De La Musique Brazil on June 27, Dragon-I Hong Kong on June 30 and E11even Miami on July 13.
Partner of the venture, Andrey Shirman, also known as DJ Smash will host his popular house and electronic music event, Moscow Never Sleeps, on a weekly basis at Base on June 21, June 28 and July 5.
Evgeny Kuzin, Managing Partner of Base Developer Bulldozer Group said, “Bringing tourism and excitement to Russia’s capital for the first time, the FIFA World Cup provides an opportunity to bring our renowned venue, BASE, to the world stage. We are proud to be a part of this momentous occasion, providing excellent entertainment and the only exclusive experience of its kind in Moscow.”