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  • Update on “The Parks” at Nuevo Vallarta

    Update on “The Parks” at Nuevo Vallarta

    Hey, remember the Cirque du Soleil Theme Park project with Grupo Vidanta for Nuevo Vallarta? Well... there have been a couple of updates regarding "The Parks" recently, as chronicled by ThemeParkX. Check out the two updates and new renderings within!

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  • Jean David’s Quel Cirque, Part 9 of 12: “A Little Farther West”

    Jean David’s Quel Cirque, Part 9 of 12: “A Little Farther West”

    A fascinating nation with a rich culture, Japan was eager to have us. In the autumn of 1987, Japanese producers were flocking to the big top in Los Angeles. But it took a few years for us to cut a deal. Fuji Television, the country’s biggest private TV network, became our privileged partner. The media […]

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  • Cirque Returns To LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL Music & Art Festival

    Cirque Returns To LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL Music & Art Festival

    Sept. 20 and 21, Cirque du Soleil will return to Las Vegas' favorite music festival, Life is Beautiful, debuting exclusive performances. On Friday evening, 11 aerialists and dancers from Cirque resident productions will dazzle audience members alongside award-winning rock band WALK THE MOON, as they perform their hit single "One Foot."

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  • Luzia’s Naomi Zimmerman Wows Crowds & Makes It Look Easy

    Luzia’s Naomi Zimmerman Wows Crowds & Makes It Look Easy

    From a young age, we've been told to reach for the sky. Well, one woman took that advice seriously, and has reached new limits by joining one of the most influential performance groups in the world. Dealing with a frantic work schedule and relentless training isn't easy for most, but Naomi Zimmerman, a Cirque du Soleil performer, hasn't let any of those obstacles stop her from doing what she loves most.

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  • At NY Fashion Week, This Hi-Tech Experience Steals The Show

    At NY Fashion Week, This Hi-Tech Experience Steals The Show

    As SAP expands its growing presence in the fashion industry, its technology will be hitting the runway for the third time in September, showcasing tech-enabled designs and a newly enhanced interactive runway app at New York Fashion Week (NYFW)

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  • American Dream Mall Sets Opening Day Without Cirque

    American Dream Mall Sets Opening Day Without Cirque

    It may be The “American Dream” Mall for a scant few, but for many others it has become a Canadian nightmare; with construction delays, traffic problems and few brands signing up for this 3.6 million sq.ft. of potential calamity in East Rutherford, New Jersey. It is unclear if Cirque du Soleil missed a great opportunity or dodged a bullet by foregoing inclusion into the American Dream Mall in NJ.

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  • AXEL Holds Press Conference Today

    AXEL Holds Press Conference Today

    The concept behind Axel, the upcoming Cirque du Soleil ice show, is that it will feel like a big arena rock show. The idea, said Fernand Rainville, the show’s stage director and writer, is “to make it feel like a rock opera, make it feel like a musical concert and/or a sports outing. To create that energy. So to create effects that we usually see in concert shows and bring them to the theatrics of Cirque and ice skating.”

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  • «O» Celebrates 10,000th Performance!

    «O» Celebrates 10,000th Performance!

    Today marks "O"'s 10,000th performance! Cirque du Soleil extends its thanks for the “O”utstanding support they have received for over 20 years.

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  • New Cirque Show at Disney World Announced for Spring 2020!

    New Cirque Show at Disney World Announced for Spring 2020!

    New Cirque du Soleil production to premiere March 20, 2020 at Disney Springs - tickets now on sale!

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  • Q&A w/MJ ONE’s Sam Frahn

    Q&A w/MJ ONE’s Sam Frahn

    You won’t be able to take your eyes off Sam Frahn, one of the warrior-dancers in Michael Jackson ONE at Mandalay Bay and a natural-born entertainer loaded with charisma and personality. Originally from Tampa, Fla., Frahn has paved her own path by creating a unique and personal style of dance influenced by jazz and hip-hop styles.

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  • Guy Laliberte launching show on Las Vegas Strip

    Guy Laliberte launching show on Las Vegas Strip

    The visionary behind the Las Vegas Strip’s predominant production company is creating once more. Cirque du Soleil co-founder Guy Laliberte is premiering “Candy World,” his new entertainment concept, Saturday night at Light Nightclub at Mandalay Bay.

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  • The Toronto Star with Elena Lev

    The Toronto Star with Elena Lev

    Alegria is a beloved Cirque title: when it closed in 2013, it had been running for almost 20 years and had been seen by more than 14 million spectators worldwide. Elena Lev was 12 when she first appeared in Cirque du Soleil’s Alegria. She and the show are back 25 years later

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  • “X” Performs in Hangzhou, Drawing in a Large Crowd

    “X” Performs in Hangzhou, Drawing in a Large Crowd

    Cirque du Soleil “X” The Land of Fantasy, produced by Hangzhou Suntiandy Group and Cirque du Soleil, has successfully premiered in Hangzhou Suntiandy Theatre. Liu Wendong, Chairman of Hangzhou Suntiandy Group, and Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group President and CEO Daniel Lamarre attended the premiere, delivered speeches and extended their ardent blessings to the show. The creation team of the show was invited to shared their thoughts with the audience as well.

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  • FORBES: “The Show Must Go On!”

    FORBES: “The Show Must Go On!”

    Guy Laliberté stands on a dock at the old port of Montreal and surveys the skyline. To his right, a blue-and-white-striped circus tent. “My first baby,” says Laliberté, pointing to the big top, where Cirque du Soleil performs. A black beanie is pulled over his head, a pair of ripped jeans hang on his hips. Laliberté turns to the left, where an 81-foot-tall gleaming white pyramid stands. “My new baby,” says Laliberté, 59.

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  • Jean David’s Quel Cirque, Part 8 of 12: “First Steps Across the Sea”

    Jean David’s Quel Cirque, Part 8 of 12: “First Steps Across the Sea”

    For years, we’d dreamed of performing in Europe. We were convinced that there was a place for our shows there. In 1989, a business opportunity opened up for us. We needed a new show for our 1990-1991 North American tour, and Le Cirque réinventé (The Circus Reinvented) with which we had opened the United States, […]

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