Relive the Magic: 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games Opening Ceremony


Lexington, KY – On September 25, 2010, the grounds of the Kentucky Horse Park watched magic unfold under the blanket of a brilliantly pink sunset. The World Equestrian Games had crossed an ocean for the first time in its history with the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, and the Opening Ceremony was dedicated to celebration - of Kentucky and the United States, but most of all of mankind’s love for the horse throughout history and the world. Global Creative Connections, the production company behind the Opening Ceremony, is calling the magical evening to memory with the availability of an Official DVD of Opening Ceremony.

The Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games Opening Ceremony DVD may be purchased at www.globalcreativeconnections.com for $25.00 plus $4.50 in shipping and handling. The two-hour DVD produced by Carr-Hughes Productions, renowned for their award-winning Olympic productions, includes the memorable performances of:

- Country music singer Wynonna Judd
- Met Opera star Denyce Graves
- The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra
- Folk artist Sarah Lee Guthrie
- Bluegrass band Cherryholmes
- Irish tenor Ronan Tynan
- The American Spiritual Ensemble
- The Alltech Haitian Harmony Children’s Choir
- The University of Kentucky Symphony Orchestra
- Culver Academies’ Black Horse Troop and Equestriennes
- Equine artist Mario Contreras and The Lexington Ballet
- Champion rider Stacey Westfall
- The California Cowgirls Equestrian Drill Team
- Roping wizard Vince Bruce
- The Riata Ranch Ropers
- The Friesian Train
- Extreme riders Tommie Turvey, Dan James and Dan Steers
- Dressage cowboy Eitan Beth-Halachmy
- Special appearances by Muhammad Ali, William Shatner, Chris McCarron, Coach John Calipari and more


“The Opening Ceremony for the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games was a thrilling occasion for the entire equine and musical world. To have it captured on DVD now is equally exciting,” said Dr. Everett McCorvey, president and executive producer at Global Creative Connections and executive producer of the Opening Ceremony. “With the release of the Opening Ceremony DVD, we can continue to enjoy this special time in the history of this great sport for years to come.”

For more information on the DVD or to purchase, please visit www.globalcreativeconnections.com.

Photos by Diana DeRosa for Horsesdaily.com




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