Cirque Club Archive

  • CirqueClub /// From Artist to Artistic Director

    CirqueClub /// From Artist to Artistic Director

    For the Love of the Stage Neelanthi has been Artistic Director for Saltimbanco since 2010. Her professional journey shows her love for the stage, which has grown as her career has progressed. She started a career as a professional dancer touring with Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal — a lifestyle she simply could not get […]

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  • CirqueClub /// Dance Master for Viva ELVIS: Overseeing Flawlessness

    CirqueClub /// Dance Master for Viva ELVIS: Overseeing Flawlessness

    Viva ELVIS at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas displays thrilling acobatics and transcendental stage sets, which are the perfect complement to Elvis Presley’s iconic and dance-able songs. Dancer Extraordinaire Andrea Ziegler, dance master for Viva ELVIS, is responsible for ensuring that every dance routine, in every show, is flawlessly executed. “I oversee all […]

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  • CirqueClub /// CirqueCon 2011 Visits IRIS

    CirqueClub /// CirqueCon 2011 Visits IRIS

    In May, 2004 over 30 Cirque du Soleil fans from all over North America converged on Vancouver, BC to see Quidam together during its visit there. Cirque du Soleil took notice of the group, provided a bit of a peek under the tent flap of the Grand Chapiteau and with a sprinkle of Cirque magic […]

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  • CirqueClub ///  Halloween Make-up Ideas from Cirque!

    CirqueClub /// Halloween Make-up Ideas from Cirque!

    Stand out this Halloween by creating your own Cirque du Soleil make-up! This year, the Cirque du Soleil make-up designers are offering you three step by step printable tutorials to help transform you into characters from KOOZA, TOTEM and “O”. Download our tutorials and start painting in minutes: http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/en/cirque-club/news/2011/2011-10-13-halloween-makeup.aspx Go as The Grim Reaper from […]

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  • CirqueClub /// Safewalls – What’s New?

    CirqueClub /// Safewalls – What’s New?

    Nine months have passed since the creation of SAFEWALLS — an art project that pairs up with cutting-edge artists to create original art posters — and they have been very busy ones! 16 posters have been created so far, revisiting the colorful universes of shows like: TOTEM, OVO, Corteo, Zumanity, Zarkana, and KÀ. Don’t miss […]

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  • CirqueClub /// Give a Cirque Twist to Your Mask this Halloween

    CirqueClub /// Give a Cirque Twist to Your Mask this Halloween

    Have a look at the following videos for make-up tips to add Cirque du Soleil “WOW” to your Halloween mask! CirqueClub Exclusive! http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/en/cirque-club/news/2011/2011-10-13-halloween-mask-makeup.aspx { SOURCE: CirqueClub }

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  • CirqueClub // Exclusive New Videos from IRIS

    CirqueClub // Exclusive New Videos from IRIS

    Members of CirqueClub, get ready for some exclusive behind-the-scenes footage of IRIS! With these two new IRIS videos, see firsthand the ins and outs of such a cinematic creation. The Technical Aspects of IRIS Denise Biggi, Artistic Director explains the technical aspects of IRIS, from special effects to awesome costumes! The Power of Human Performance […]

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  • CirqueClub /// A Clock to Celebrate Every Show

    CirqueClub /// A Clock to Celebrate Every Show

    At Cirque du Soleil, the beginning of a new show was always marked with gifts, chosen for their symbolic value. In 2005, individual gifts — often clothing items or objects bearing a good luck message—given by the Head office in Montreal to the artists and crew, were replaced by a collective gift that would travel […]

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  • CirqueClub /// Learn All About the Martial Arts of KÀ

    CirqueClub /// Learn All About the Martial Arts of KÀ

    “Don’t try this at home.” That’s what two of the martial arts experts of Cirque du Soleil say about the feats you see in KÀ at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. It sounds like obvious advice when you consider the nine-story KÀ Theatre, which the performers use in every acrobatic way imaginable […]

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  • CirqueClub /// 5 Ways to Stay in Touch

    CirqueClub /// 5 Ways to Stay in Touch

    Offline, or away from your email for a bit, don’t miss a second of the magic of Cirque du Soleil! CirqueClub has five ways for you to always stay in the know… RSS Feed Facebook Twitter You Tube iPhone app Click and keep in touch! { SOURCE: CirqueClub }

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  • Cirque du Soleil… Gift Card?

    Cirque du Soleil… Gift Card?

    The Cirque du Soleil Gift Card – A spectacular gift idea coming soon! Introducing the Cirque du Soleil Gift Card*! Ideal for just about any occasion; a birthday gift, a mother’s day gift or a father’s day gift, a wedding gift, a graduation gift, an employee recognition, and more! Applicable towards Cirque du Soleil show […]

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  • CirqueClub /// Original Dralion Costume Sketches

    CirqueClub /// Original Dralion Costume Sketches

    Dralion has completed over 4000 shows in its 11 year existence! Over 7 million spectators have enjoyed its unique blend of eastern and western influences. A driving force behind the show rests upon Eastern philosophy’s quest to achieve the delicate balance between human and nature. The primary inspiration sources for the costumes were drawn from […]

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  • CirqueClub /// Original Saltimbanco Costume Sketches

    CirqueClub /// Original Saltimbanco Costume Sketches

    Saltimbanco is almost 20 years young! This colourful and imaginative show has been touring the world briging spectators to experience an allegorical and acrobatic journey into the the heart of the city. The costumes are as young and vibrant now as they were first created by Dominique Lemieux. The craftmasnhip is intricate as nearly every […]

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  • CirqueClub /// Original Quidam Costume Sketches

    CirqueClub /// Original Quidam Costume Sketches

    Quidam turned 15 this year! This original production inspired by surrealist painters such as Delevaux and Magritte was the first to use everyday clothes into it’s acrobatic acts. This poetic and meaningful examination of our own world inspires people to dream and embrace their individuality. To pay tribute to the original and street inspired costumes […]

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  • CirqueClub /// LOVE at First Sight

    CirqueClub /// LOVE at First Sight

    It’s hard not to fall in love with The Beatles LOVE at The Mirage. Cirque du Soleil has certainly engraved its brand on the Strip with this crowd pleasing and critically acclaimed show based on the discography of The Beatles. LOVE manages to pay homage to the music of the famous four Brits through the […]

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