What It’s Like Behind The Scenes At The Burj Khalifa New Year’s Eve Show
A TikTok creator is sharing her experiences working behind the scenes on the Burj Khalifa New Year’s Eve show. Dounya, aka dounyazin is giving us a rare glimpse of the control rooms where the New Year’s Eve countdown takes place and the entire show is monitored, and the countdown footage is going viral.
Dounya calls it the most ‘stressful and invigorating part of the year’, and she even teased some surprises for this year’s show, which the team is already gearing up for.
New Year’s Eve is a big night of celebration in Dubai, the Burj Khalifa is famous for both its fireworks and laser shows, which draw hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world to Downtown Dubai to witness the stunning display on the world’s tallest building.
“The most stressful & invigorating part of the year”
@dounyazinThe most stressful & invigorating part of the year is coming up soon!! Hope you guys will enjoy this year show 🥰##ihaveacooljob ##NYE ##fypシ♬ original sound – Dounya
Every year new surprises drop, and Dounya’s page is teasing something special for this new year show
@dounyazinUsing old footage, ain’t trying to get fired 😅 ##doyouknowsomething ##imightknowsomething ##NYE ##friends♬ original sound – actingfaves official
It’s tense work, but someone’s gotta do it!
@dounyazin##whenitellyouihaveacooljob ##dubai_____ ##downtowndubai Going over memories of the previous NYE while getting ready for this one .. stay tuned♬ original sound – ug
Not just NYE content, she Dounya also shared her experience with taking the UAE Arabs to Mars coverage live on the world’s tallest building
@dounyazinTerrible edit but still a super proud moment showcalling the show celebrating the UAE reaching Mars on the tallest tower in the world ##ihaveacooljob ##dubaiiiiiiiiiiiii🌎 ##burjkhalifashow♬ Fire – Official Sound Studio
Dounya shares a brief snipped of NYE adventures and her account also documents her struggles with chronic illness
@dounyazinWhen you realize you are about the enter the period of the year where there is no sleep! ##letsdothis ##NYE ##sleepisoptional♬ original sound – L
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