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  • Las Vegas Strip stunner: ‘Baz’ shutting down July 29

    Las Vegas Strip stunner: ‘Baz’ shutting down July 29

    In Las Vegas production shows, financial numbers trump musical numbers, every time. The latest example of that entertainment-industry reality, “Baz — A Musical Tour de Force” is closing after its July 29 performance at The Palazzo Theater. Actors Equity Producer and General Manager Blair Farrington informed the cast just prior to Tuesday’s 8 p.m. performance.

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  • Cirque Launches CREACTIVE Family Entertainment Centers

    Cirque Launches CREACTIVE Family Entertainment Centers

    Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group has announced CREACTIVE: an innovative indoor family entertainment centre concept for retailtainment. The family entertainment centres (FECs) will offer a participative family experience, where people can try out circus skills and take a bow on the virtual Cirque du Soleil stage.

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  • Cirque Comes to Mumbai as Part of “Visit Maharashtra” Initiative

    Cirque Comes to Mumbai as Part of “Visit Maharashtra” Initiative

    The entertainment capital of India, Mumbai has added another feather to its cap with Cirque du Soleil, the largest theatrical producer of the world, now confirmed to hold its first performance in the country in November this year.

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  • We’re Off and Running, Part 14:<br />Varekai, Part 1 (2002)

    We’re Off and Running, Part 14:
    Varekai, Part 1 (2002)

    A few months ago, as I was flipping through a few classic Cirque du Soleil programme books (as is my wont), I was happily caught off-guard by a brief history of the company that it had written about itself in Saltimbanco’s original European Tour programme, published sometime in 1996. Not because the historia was in […]

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  • “CRYSTAL: Colder Than You Might Like”

    “CRYSTAL: Colder Than You Might Like”

    This being Cirque’s first attempt at a show on a frozen ice surface, we were curious – which side would prevail, the Cirque side or the ice show side?

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  • Issue #173: JUN 2018

    Issue #173: JUN 2018

    This Month: Elena Lev to return to Alegria, Volta on Bell Fibe, Septimo Dia on final farewell tour, and more!

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  • Enjoy an Epic Behind-The-Scenes Experience with KÀ 360

    Enjoy an Epic Behind-The-Scenes Experience with KÀ 360

    Hailed as one of the most epic shows on The Las Vegas Strip, KÀ is ushering in the summer season with a updated times for its highly popular open house, dubbed KÀ 360. Designed to bring wonder and delight to fans in a whole new way, the complimentary open house will take place every Saturday and Tuesday at 12 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. beginning June 9, 2018.

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  • Cirque Performs for G7 leaders during Charlevoix summit

    Cirque Performs for G7 leaders during Charlevoix summit

    World-renowned entertainment troupe Cirque du Soleil will be providing G7 leaders with some diversion Friday night during their annual summit, which is being hosted this year in Quebec's Charlevoix region. Although Cirque du Soleil has become an international sensation, the G7 leaders will actually be dazzled by local talent, as the international theatre company comes from the Charlevoix region.

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  • Guy Laliberte is Getting into the Pot Business?

    Guy Laliberte is Getting into the Pot Business?

    Laliberte’s Groupe Lune Rouge has announced the purchase of 12.85 per cent of Ontario firm 48North Cannabis. Lune Rouge says in a statement it has assessed the market and believes there is growth potential in the medical cannabis sector. 48North was known as Kramer Capital until this week.

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  • BroadwayHD Streaming Service Picks up Cirque!

    BroadwayHD Streaming Service Picks up Cirque!

    The streaming service BroadwayHD has acquired ten Cirque du Soleil titles - eight live productions and two documentaries -available beginning June 7. The new releases are Alegria, Dralion, Kooza, Nouvelle Experience, Saltimbanco, Amaluna, Delirium, Toruk—The First Flight and the documentaries Thrilling Ride Through Kooza and Toruk Takes Flight.

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  • Cirque Returns to London with TOTEM in January 2019

    Cirque Returns to London with TOTEM in January 2019

    Cirque du Soleil is delighted to announce that due to popular demand, its famous show TOTEM will return to London in January 2019. Approaching it's 10th successful year of touring since it's 2010 debut, TOTEM is a fascinating glimpse into the journey of mankind. It will open on 12 January 2019 at the Royal Albert Hall and run until 9 February 2019.

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  • Cirque is Studying Audience Members’ Brain Waves?

    Cirque is Studying Audience Members’ Brain Waves?

    Cirque du Soleil is synonymous with big, jaw-dropping stunts performed at insane heights and mesmerizing shows. But at the O Theater in Las Vegas, the theater company is doing something that it has never done before -- studying “your brain on Cirque.” The company asked a team of scientists to attach electrodes to audience members’ heads and monitor their brain waves as they watch the performances.

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  • Rolling Stone on Sir Rosevelt Event

    Rolling Stone on Sir Rosevelt Event

    Zac Brown knows the road. He's been on it for decades. These days, Brown is sharing the highway — and the spotlight — with two different sets of co-pilots, balancing his ongoing run as frontman of Zac Brown Band with a newer electronic project called Sir Rosevelt.

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  • TORUK Performance Disrupted After Performer “Hit in the Face”

    TORUK Performance Disrupted After Performer “Hit in the Face”

    A Cirque du Soleil performance on Thursday night (May 31) was disrupted mid-way after a performer was accidentally hit by a colleague. According to posts on social media, the show Toruk - The First Flight was stopped for about 10 minutes in the middle of the second act.

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  • Cirque du Soleil, Enterprise RAC & Sir Rosevelt?

    Cirque du Soleil, Enterprise RAC & Sir Rosevelt?

    On June 1st, Cirque du Soleil announced a collaboration with Enterprise (Rent-a-Car) and Sir Rosevelt (a southern pop musical group) on a one-time-only performance at 7:00pm MT, Tuesday, August 7th, at 1stBank Center in Denver, Colorado.

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