Content production company Filmmaster Events will produce the opening ceremony of the UEFA Champions League Final, which will be broadcast to 220 countries.
An estimated global audience of 180 million is expected to watch the event, which takes place tomorrow (28 May) at the Giuseppe Meazza stadium in Milan.
The ceremony will feature performances by pop start Alicia Keys and opera superstar Andrea Bocelli alongside 400 volunteer performers.
The entire pitch will be covered by a 7,500sqm blue carpet featuring the UEFA logo, put in place by 100 porters just before the arrival of the performers.
The evening will conclude with a fireworks display after the match between finalists Real Madrid and Atlético Madrid.