Publications Archive

  • Issue #145: February 2016

    Issue #145: February 2016

    This Month: Negative reviews of TORUK & Amaluna, Changes Underway for LOVE, More JOYA-type dinner shows coming? Plus we continue with our look back at Guy Laliberte’s Poetic Social Mission and dive into all the press materials released on TORUK-THE FIRST FLIGHT!

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  • Issue #144: January 2016

    Issue #144: January 2016

    This month: Zarkana to Close! Toruk Debuts! Paramour on the way! And fans review La Nouba, CREACTIVE, and Amaluna in Paris.

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  • Issue #143: December 2015

    Issue #143: December 2015

    Welcome to the latest edition of Fascination, the Unofficial Cirque du Soleil Newsletter. It’s been quite a wild month, hasn’t it? Between the fervor around the announcement that Cirque2016 is officially Lúzia and SodaCirque (the previously announced musical collaboration between Cirque du Soleil and Soda Stereo), to the excitement surrounding TORUK-The First Flight’s premiere in […]

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  • Issue #142: November 2015

    Issue #142: November 2015

    Welcome to the latest edition of Fascination, the Unofficial Cirque du Soleil Newsletter. Just before press time, the Cirque fandom was all a-twitter over a website found by fans that purported to show extended tours for Quidam, Corteo, OVO, Kooza, and many other Cirque du Soleil shows – including the newest: Cirque 2016. Many of […]

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  • Issue #141: OCT 2015 – Released!

    Issue #141: OCT 2015 – Released!

    Welcome to the latest edition of Fascination, the Unofficial Cirque du Soleil Newsletter. Guess what? Cirque 2016 – the new touring show set to debut next spring – has a name! Although I do know what it is I’ve been sworn to secrecy, but fear not… an official announcement is due by mid-November. Of course […]

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  • Issue #140: SEP 2015 – Released!

    Issue #140: SEP 2015 – Released!

    Welcome to the latest edition of Fascination, the Unofficial Cirque du Soleil Newsletter. There’ve been quite a number of developments in the Cirque du Soleil world since we’ve last spoken – from the announcement of Cirque’s newest production designed specifically for Broadway, KURIOS celebrating a milestone (500th performance), JOYA also celebrating a milestone (250th performance), […]

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  • Issue #139: AUG 2015 – Released!

    Issue #139: AUG 2015 – Released!

    This month's issue: A conversation with Raphael Bëau, KURIOS Composer, and an overview of Varekai's new "Tales of the Forest" story, and more!

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  • Issue #138: JUL 2015 – Released!

    Issue #138: JUL 2015 – Released!

    This month's issue: Review of ONOD Fathom Event, Q&A's with Kit Chatham and KOOZA Wardrobe Dept, updates on BAZ from Robin Leach in Las Vegas, and more!

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  • Issue #137: JUN 2015 – Released!

    Issue #137: JUN 2015 – Released!

    This month's issue: More on TORUK, Keith has opinions on KURIOS under the Big Top and VAREKAI in Arena, and Vanity Fair talks up the 2013 accident at KA.

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  • Issue #136: MAY 2015 – Released!

    Issue #136: MAY 2015 – Released!

    This month: Cirque "Sells Out and Cashes In", announces AVATAR as "TORUK - The First Flight", Le Grand Concert comes to DVD, and more!

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  • Issue #135: APR 2015 – Released!

    Issue #135: APR 2015 – Released!

    This month: Cirque "Easin' on Down the Road"? Cirque For Sale?? TheChapiteau Interviews Andrii Bondarenko - Kurios, Hand Balancer, and more!

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  • The Chapiteau-Fascination! Magazine – Issue #5 (February/March 2015)

    The Chapiteau-Fascination! Magazine – Issue #5 (February/March 2015)

    Read all the Cirque du Soleil news from the month of January and February, as well as our fascinating TCF! Features – LE GRAND CONCERT: Celebrating 30 Years Through Music, JOYA: What Are People Saying About It?, and A first look at Luna Petunia by Kidscreen.com. Also included, 3 exclusive artist interviews: Fernando Miro – Varekai’s new Icarus, Isabelle Corradi – Varekai’s singer, and Agnès Sohier – Dralion’s singer!

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  • Issue #134: MAR 2015 – Released!

    Issue #134: MAR 2015 – Released!

    This month: I muse about Varekai's tour, TheChapiteau Interviews Isabelle Corradi (Varekai’s Chanteuse) and Fernando Miro (The New Icarus), we get a glimpse of One Night for One Drop 3 (which debuts March 20th), and a “first look” at Cirque and Saban’s “Luna Petunia” project!

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  • Issue #133: FEB 2015 – Released!

    Issue #133: FEB 2015 – Released!

    This month: We hear from Dralion's Agnes Sohier, We wonder what people are saying about JOYA, a few thoughts on Le Grand Concert, and more!

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  • The Chapiteau-Fascination! Magazine – Issue #4 (January 2015)

    The Chapiteau-Fascination! Magazine – Issue #4 (January 2015)

    Find all the Cirque du Soleil news for the month of December, as well as our features: Evolution: The Transfer of Varekai from Big Top to Arena (as explained by Fabrice Lemire, Varekai Artistic Director) by Keith Johnson and Behind the Curtain: The Faces of Cirque du Soleil by Las Vegas Sun. Special thanks to Las Vegas Sun for graciously allowing us to publish this astonishing feature!

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