Publications Archive

  • Issue #148: May 2016

    Issue #148: May 2016

    This Month: Paramour meets the Passionates (and has great returns), a blogger goes to JOYA, Cirque closes Zarkana, and we collect all the news that's fit to print. And more!

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  • CirqueCast, Episode #3: Soundtrack, Premieres, and Souvenirs

    CirqueCast, Episode #3: Soundtrack, Premieres, and Souvenirs

    In this episode we discuss the newly announced SCALADA - Vision, Paramour's Media Day, and the newest Cirque du Soleil show to premiere - LUZIA, as well as all the news from the month of April!

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  • Issue #147: April 2016

    Issue #147: April 2016

    This Month: Paramour and Luzia meet the press. Criss Angel closes BELIEVE and opens MINDFREAK LIVE. One Night for One Drop 4 is a huge success. Plus we continue a chat with Cirque's merchandise people. We finish up our eight-part look back at Guy Laliberte’s Poetic Social Mission. And more!

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  • CirqueCast, Episode #2: A Visit to Cirque du Soleil’s IHQ

    CirqueCast, Episode #2: A Visit to Cirque du Soleil’s IHQ

    In this episode we talk about changes to the Las Vegas shows, One Night for One Drop, the scoop on what's going on with Luzia and a look at OVO returning. And for our feature this month, Jose visits Cirque's IHQ in Montreal. All this and more inside CirqueCast!

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  • Issue #146: March 2016

    Issue #146: March 2016

    This Month: Information about Luzia begins to leak out. Read about all the changes to The Beatles LOVE. Plus a chat with Cirque's merchandise people. And we continue with our look back at Guy Laliberte’s Poetic Social Mission. And more!

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  • CirqueCast, Episode #1: Living it Up at La Nouba

    CirqueCast, Episode #1: Living it Up at La Nouba

    What is CirqueCast? CirqueCast is a Vodcast (that’s video podcast) for Cirque fans by Cirque fans – featuring artist interviews, Cirque headlines, and the inside scoop to your favorite Cirque du Soleil shows! Join your hosts José Pérez (TheChapiteau), Richard “Richasi” Russo (Fascination!), Ian Twitch Rents (Hardcore Cirque Fans), Dario Shame, and Grant Palmer, as […]

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  • 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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