This Week in Cirque History: 4/26 – 5/2

It’s time to check your Cirque calendars – This week in Cirque History:

* Apr.26.2002 -- Saltimbanco opened Barcelona
* Apr.27.2000 –- Mystère celebrated 3000th Performance 
		[Thursday, 10:30pm]
* Apr.27.2006 –- Alegría opened Rome
* Apr.27.2006 –- Corteo opened New York
* Apr.29.1997 -- Quidam opened in Santa Monica (again)
* Apr.29.2004 –- Varekai opened Phoenix
* Apr.29.2004 –- Saltimbanco opened Milan
* Apr.30.1999 -- Alegría: Le Film premiered in Québec
* Apr.30.2003 –- Alegría celebrated 3000th Performance 
		[8:00pm/Austin]
* May.01.1986 -- Cirque Performs at Expo 86 in Vancouver 
* May.01.2003 –- Cirque nominated for Drama Desk Awards:
		Outstanding Set Design in a Musical – 
			  Stephane Roy
		Outstanding Costume Design – Eiko Ishioka
		Outstanding Sound Design – Francois Bergeron
		Unique Theater Experience - Varekai
* May.02.2000 -- Journey of Man (IMAX) premiered in USA
* May.02.2000 -- Journey of Man CD Released in US/Canada 
		(RCA/Victor)
* May.02.2006 –- Cirque announced Macau permanent production