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  • Cosmos & Exentricks – AT SEA For MSC Grandiosa!

    Cosmos & Exentricks – AT SEA For MSC Grandiosa!

    MSC Cruises revealed today details of the two brand-new and original Cirque du Soleil at Sea shows coming exclusively to MSC Grandiosa. In COSMOS, Journey to the unbelievable, guests will experience a breathtaking voyage across the galaxy with a brave astronaut on a quest for self-discovery. Audiences of EXENTRICKS, Expect the unexpected, will be caught off guard at every turn in this high-spirited spectacle.

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  • Cast & Creatives Announced for “‘Twas The Night Before…”

    Cast & Creatives Announced for “‘Twas The Night Before…”

    Cirque du Soleil and The Madison Square Garden Company MSG announced today the casting and creative team for the all-new, family production, 'Twas the Night Before... making its debut at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden this holiday season.

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  • MESSI10: A surreal tribute to the Barca legend

    MESSI10: A surreal tribute to the Barca legend

    Lionel Messi looked at Luis Suarez and, in amazement and in unison, they both rose to their feet and applauded what they’d just seen: a tightrope walker pulling out a ladder, placing it on the rope and climbing it with her hands. The Barca pair were sat, front and centre, applauding a scene that was […]

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  • Cirque to Reside in Berlin, November 2020!

    Cirque to Reside in Berlin, November 2020!

    First Cirque du Soleil European resident show in Berlin World premiere at Theater am Potsdamer Platz November 2020

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  • Issue #189: OCT 2019

    Issue #189: OCT 2019

    This Month: Messi10 Premieres! Big Top Show for 2020 Announced! Robot Dogs Coming to Cirque? JOYA adds new acts, foods for sixth season, and more!

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  • MESSI10, Cirque’s New Sports-Themed Show, is a Winner

    MESSI10, Cirque’s New Sports-Themed Show, is a Winner

    With acrobats that fly across the stage with the speed of a ball into a goal, trapeze artists that literally take soccer moves to new heights and heroic videos of Leo Messi, Cirque du Soleil’s Messi10 should more than meet expectations for the living legend’s global legion of followers and football lovers in general.

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  • “Bringing Corteo’s Sound to Life” – A Sennheiser Pro Talk Series interview with Christian Peterson – Head of Sound

    “Bringing Corteo’s Sound to Life” – A Sennheiser Pro Talk Series interview with Christian Peterson – Head of Sound

    Sennheiser's award-winning Pro Talk Series includes in-depth interviews with the top industry luminaries. In this episode hear from Christian Peterson, Head of Sound for Cirque du Soleil: Corteo.

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  • Jean David’s Quel Cirque, Part 10 of 12: “Thinking Big”

    Jean David’s Quel Cirque, Part 10 of 12: “Thinking Big”

    Cirque du Soleil had a lot riding on a successful return to the European market in 1995. Repeating the errors we made in 1990 was not an option. This time we had to get it right. The company had grown in maturity and experience over the years. We had far more means at our disposal. […]

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  • Cirque du Soleil Scores with MESSI10

    Cirque du Soleil Scores with MESSI10

    The first strains of Pharrell Williams’ 2015 single “Freedom” play on the stage of Cirque du Soleil’s new show Messi10, in which a face-off between two groups of performers begins. Messi10, based on the story of soccer superstar Lionel Messi, premiered Thursday (Oct. 10) in Barcelona, where Messi and his club team reign over popular culture, positioning Sony Music to score big as well.

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  • Cirque R.U.N’s to 7Five Brewing Co

    Cirque R.U.N’s to 7Five Brewing Co

    Cirque du Soleil has announced a partnership between Vegas Golden Knights fan favorite Ryan Reaves’ 7Five Brewing Co. and upcoming show “R.U.N” at Luxor. A series of four parody movie posters are being released starting this week, and the posters provide fans with instructions to enter to win VIP access to the grand opening performance of the show alongside Reaves himself.

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  • Cirque du Soleil 2020: Something New on the Horizon!

    Cirque du Soleil 2020: Something New on the Horizon!

    On Monday, October 7, 2019, Cirque du Soleil gave us a sneak peek at Cirque du Soleil 2020, an all new touring show set to premiere on April 23, 2020 under the big top at the Old Port of Montreal... In Cirque du Soleil 2020, the audience will be touched by uplifting acrobatic choreography, startling physical theatre and moved by the vibrant musical score, all infused with the warmth of human interconnection.

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  • Laliberté to be Honored in the Circus Ring of Fame

    Laliberté to be Honored in the Circus Ring of Fame

    The founder of the Canadian troupe Cirque du Soleil and three family troupes will be added to the list of famed performers featured in the Circus Ring of Fame on St. Armands Circle in Sarasota in January. The honorees have been selected through a new international nomination and voting process.

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  • Interview with Shelli Epstein from LUZIA

    Interview with Shelli Epstein from LUZIA

    British-Israeli performer Shelli Epstein plays the Running Woman in Cirque du Soleil’s Luzia. The show, dubbed ‘A Waking Dream of Mexico’ is the company’s latest to tour to the UK, opening at the Royal Albert Hall in January 2020. It also marks the thirty year anniversary of Cirque du Soleil in the UK.

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  • Artist’s small stature celebrated as circus evolves

    Artist’s small stature celebrated as circus evolves

    When Rima Hadchiti got the call to audition for Cirque du Soleil, it was an area of work she had avoided since entering the entertainment industry at four years of age. For little people, the world of circus performance had not always been the "celebration" it was in Cirque's latest production, Kurios.

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  • Boston Dynamics’ dog-like robot could be headed to Cirque

    Boston Dynamics’ dog-like robot could be headed to Cirque

    Animal-like robots that started out as a military-funded research project might be shipped off to the circus instead of the battlefield. Cirque du Soleil says it’s in talks with robot maker Boston Dynamics about using the four-legged Spot robot in its live shows.

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