The Olimpic Games is the most event about sport in the planet, broadcast to 220 counties and five billion viewers around the world.

Creative Team: Fernando Meireles, Andrucha Waddington, Daniela Thomas e Abel Gomes

Empresa: P&G Cenografia
Set Design and Planning Manager: Altamir Junior
Set Design Superviser: Omar Muro
Set design Assistant: Carol Gouget, Roberta Povoa, Andre Dantas, Andreia Bittencourt, Carla Rafaela, Bruna.
Designers: Alexandre Vaz e Sandro Leal
Producer Graph: Daniel Correa e Julio Norris
Engineer: Lee de Castro USA Today (Christine Brennan): "Rio Opening became one of the finest ceremonies I’ve seen in the 17 Olympic Games I’ve covered."

BBC: "Rio 2016 opens with vibrant ceremony".

China Daily: "Congratulations, and many thanks to Rio de Janeiro, for the innovatively choreographed and beautifully executed opening ceremony for the Olympic Games, which was mesmerizing, inspiring, and thoroughly entertaining."

El País: "Un éxito para Brasil."

The Times: "History comes to life for spirited opening spectacle".

The New York Times: "Summer Olympics begin with uplifting spectacle in gritty Rio."

Washington Post: "Rio Opening has low budget, high appeal".

Al Jazeera: "Olympic Games declared open in dazzling show."

La Nación: "Brasil vibró con el comienzo de sus Juegos Olímpicos."