How will take place the opening of the Olympic Games in London
At the end of July in London will start the jubilee XXX Summer Olympic Games. While fans eagerly await the start of the competition, the organizers of the 2012 Olympics last rehearsals conducted the opening ceremony of the Games. Despite the fact that the training is held in the strictest secrecy, the press managed to find out some details of the upcoming show.
Grand opening of the London Olympics will be held July 27 at the purpose-built Olympic Stadium in Stratford. In about 20 thousand people will attend the three-hour ceremony, including 10,000 volunteers. Watch it will be 80 thousand spectators, and not less than a billion viewers. the famous British director has been chosen director of the ceremony, the owner of "Oscar" Danny Boyle, who directed films like "Slumdog Millionaire," "127 Hours," "Trainspotting," "The Beach". According to the Boyle show must demonstrate what is known for the UK and that is the pride of the British nation. According to the director, in the presentation he had tried to convey the atmosphere of Shakespeare's plays. On the morning of the opening day of the Olympic Games a few minutes the whole country will plunge into a peal. Simultaneous chime sounds herald the start of the Olympic Games and Cultural Festival "London 2012". The official ceremony will open at 9 pm London time, the ringing of Europe's largest 23-ton bell installed at the Olympic Stadium. It continues theatrical show, during which viewers will see scenes depicting family picnics, farmers at work, cricketers. In addition people will be involved in the representation of domestic animals: ducks, geese, chickens, sheep and even cows. After the theatrical show will be held the traditional parade of the participating countries of the Olympic Games, and then lighting the bowl with the Olympic flame, the Olympic oath and the utterance of fireworks. Official opening of the XXX Summer Olympic Games will be announced by Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip. We also know that in the final of the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics, Paul McCartney will perform. The main secret of the upcoming ceremony is probably the answer to the question of who will light the Olympic flame. According to polls, the most likely candidates for this honorary role - a five-time Olympic champion in rowing Steve Redgrave, famous British footballer David Beckham and Elizabeth herself II.