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  • ComputerWeekly Studies IT: Cirque

    ComputerWeekly Studies IT: Cirque

    There’s a case study on Cirque du Soleil’s IT in a recently published article by Computer Weekly Magazine. You can read the full article here (which also contains other quick case studies) or view an excerpt relating just to Cirque du Soleil below: Case study: Cirque du Soleil Danielle Savoie has just outsourced her company’s […]

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  • CirqueFAQ v3.0.5 Now Available!

    CirqueFAQ v3.0.5 Now Available!

    An update to CirqueFAQ is now available. In this update: Additional information on new 2007 Cirque du Soleil calendars, change to Mystère’s “Theme” text, added Delirium CD release information and other small modifications. You can find the new version of the FAQ at the following link: CirqueFAQ v3.0.5 Stats: No. of Pages: 56 File Size: […]

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  • CirqueTech – Illuminating La Nouba

    CirqueTech – Illuminating La Nouba

    On August 10, 2006, La Nouba celebrated an impressive milestone – its five millionth guest – and I was in the audience celebrating! While I sat comfortably in my seat waiting for the show to begin, my mind wandered about the technical aspects of the lighting scheme. It’s a bizarre thing to think about just […]

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  • Want to know about Dralion’s Japanese Tour?

    Want to know about Dralion’s Japanese Tour?

    Interested in learning about Dralion’s upcoming Japanese tour from inside Japan? You can! Check out this fan-blog by Rie, the most die-hard Japanese Cirque du Soleil fan I have ever met in person! OR you can check out Dralion’s Japanese Tour website at:

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  • Access Hollywood to Broadcast LOVE

    Access Hollywood to Broadcast LOVE

    ACCESS HOLLYWOOD TO BROADCAST EXCLUSIVE IN-DEPTH LOOK AT THE BEATLES LOVE BY CIRQUE DU SOLEIL New York – August 7, 2006 — Access Hollywood takes an exclusive in-depth look at the The Beatles LOVE, the highly acclaimed latest Cirque du Soleil production, in a one-hour program hosted by anchors Nancy O’Dell and Billy Bush. The […]

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  • An Overview of the 2007 ‘Poster Art’ Calendar

    An Overview of the 2007 ‘Poster Art’ Calendar

    Believe it or not, the "Poster Art" calendar is but one of three Cirque du Soleil-themed schedules available for your enjoyment next year and their proliferation comes as quite a surprise to us.

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  • Congrats, Mystère!

    Congrats, Mystère!

    Mystère, Cirque du Soleil at Treasure Island, celebrated its 6,000th performance at 7:30pm tonight! Congrats! The Las Vegas Sun ran a small snippit of congratulations with a couple of interesting factoids about the show’s 13-years: Mystère has used 19 miles of bungee cord 72,000 red balloons The stage has been painted over 247 times Fog […]

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  • Where’s My CirqueTech/FAQ?

    Where’s My CirqueTech/FAQ?

    Our apologies for not posting this week’s CirqueTech or FAQ column. Our column test period (July) has now ended and we’ve decided to alter the distribution methods of three of our columns. Instead of a daily release, we have decided to post columns on Monday, Wednesday and Friday’s only for the month of August, as […]

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  • Didyaknow? – Cirque Awards III: The Juno & Grammy

    Didyaknow? – Cirque Awards III: The Juno & Grammy

    Didyaknow that Cirque du Soleil has been nominated for various awards for its music in both its native Canada and in the United States? The Juno Awards are a Canadian award, presented by the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences such artists and bands for their outstanding artistic and technical achievement in music. The […]

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  • Didyaknow? – The Cirque Video Catalog

    Didyaknow? – The Cirque Video Catalog

    Didyaknow that Cirque du Soleil has released its product onto video for home consumption since its inception? In the 1980’s, Cirque du Soleil’s television productions were overseen by Telemagik, an in-house production company, and released independently. Telemagik filmed and/or released the documentaries: “Quel Cirque”, “Saltimbanco’s Diary”, “Illusion of Truth: Alegria”, “Full Circle”, and “Baroque Odyssey, […]

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  • CirqueTech – Dralion at the RAH

    CirqueTech – Dralion at the RAH

    When Cirque du Soleil visits London with a touring production its setup is unlike anywhere else in the world. What makes London different than any other international city? The Royal Albert Hall (RAH). When Cirque comes to town their trademark blue-and-yellow swirled big top is not raised; instead, Cirque du Soleil resides inside this grand […]

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  • Quarterly Compendium Released (Q2 2006)

    Quarterly Compendium Released (Q2 2006)

    Fascination! released its second “Quarterly Compendium”, a collection of articles, news and features posted to the Fascination! Newsletter website in April, May and June 2006. You can find the Quarterly issue in our Back Issues category or read it here.

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  • Article on Cirque’s Music

    Article on Cirque’s Music

    The Philadelphia Inquirer published an article on Wednesday scratching the surface of the lyrical development of some of Cirque du Soleil’s music. You can read the article by following the link below:

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  • Mystère to Celebrate 6,000th Performance

    Mystère to Celebrate 6,000th Performance

    NEWSFLASH: Mystère will celebrate its 6,000th performance on Sunday, August 6, 2006 at 7:30pm! Mystère’s other performance milestones: Celebrated 2,000th performance on Sunday, March 15, 1998 at 7:30pm Celebrated 3,000th performance on Thursday, April 27, 2000 at 10:30pm Celebrated 4,000th performance on Friday, May 24, 2002 at 7:30pm Celebrated 4,500th performance on Monday, June 16 […]

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  • Didyaknow? – Cirque Awards II: Gémeaux Awards

    Didyaknow? РCirque Awards II: G̩meaux Awards

    Didyaknow that, beyond the Gemini’s, which the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television presents to its members in celebration of their achievements, isn’t the only award for television programming given in Canada? The Gémeaux Award, or Prix Gémeaux, is an Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television sponsored award that honors French-Canadian (Québécois) achievements in Canadian […]

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