Muay Thai Live is the only show in the world that offers both the culture of Muay Thai and the sport in action. Created by acclaimed director Ekachai Uekrongtham, Muay Thai Live: The Legend Lives is a spectacular stage show about the history of Thai Boxing, from its origins to present day. The program includes now Muay Thai: Warriors Rising: Two Thai Boxing matches.
You'll be picked up at your hotel and transferred to The Stage at Asiatique, home of Muay Thai Live. Be prepared to experience the history and action of this world-renowned sport.
The stage show starts the evening with a look through the lens of history on all aspects of Muay Thai. From its humble beginnings, to the disciplined art it is today, action oozes from the pores of this production. After the live show bringing the spectacular history of Muay Thai back to life, the audience will be treated to seeing the sport in action as it is practiced today with 2 live fights per night.
After the action packed evening, guests will be transferred back to their respective hotels.Act1: The Tiger King:
1699, Kingdom of Ayutthaya: At a temple fair while the villagers are enjoying the festivities, a stranger appears. Who is he? Why does he exude so much charisma and demonstrate such kickboxing prowess?
Act 2: The Prisoner With Eight Limbs
1767, the Kingdom of Ayutthaya lies in ruins after protracted wars with fierce enemies. Many Thai soldiers are taken prisoners. Among them is a Siamese warrior with unmatched skills in Muay Boran (the ancient form of Thai Boxing). Being unexpectedly released from his prison cell, he realizes he must defeat barbaric killers before he can truly earn his freedom.
Act 3: The Warrior With Broken Swords
1773, War against enemies intensify across the land. The best swordsmen are recruited for a final battle to protect the motherland. Led by General Pichai, the revered warrior of the double swords, the battle takes a dramatic turn when one of his sword is shattered. What happens when weapons are down and men are left with nothing but body and soul?
Act 4: The Lethal Art of Muay Thai
An illustration of the most dangerous techniques of the Ancient art of Muay Thai, which have not been performed in more than a century because they are too dangerous as a sport.
Act 5: The Modern Action Hero
When the son of a police chief sees the girl he loves kidnapped by thugs seeking revenge for his father's actions in service of the Law, our Action Hero has no other choice but to bring his other passion in life, Muay Thai, to the rescue.
Epilogue Muay Thai Forever
From yesteryear until today, Muay Thai evolves, changes and spreads across the globe. But three things have remained the essence of Muay Thai: Respect for Ancestors, Sacrifice for Families, and Upholding the Honor of the Country.