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  • Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige Join NBC’s ‘The Wiz’

    Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige Join NBC’s ‘The Wiz’

    Queen Latifah and Mary J. Blige are the latest singers ready to make mischief in Oz for NBC’s upcoming live production of “The Wiz.” Executive producer Craig Zadan shared the news via Twitter.

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  • May/Jones Win 1st Mixed Duet in Synchro-Swimming at FINA

    May/Jones Win 1st Mixed Duet in Synchro-Swimming at FINA

    Cirque du Soleil's Bill May, Christina Jones Win 1st Mixed Duet in Synchronized Swimming at 2015 FINA World Championships.

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  • Backstage Pass to Pan Am Games Make-up

    Backstage Pass to Pan Am Games Make-up

    Sponsored by M.A.C. Cosmetics and applied by 36 M.A.C. artists and 30 international make-up volunteers, the make-up has been six months in development. Cirque du Soleil is producing the Opening Ceremony performances and Julie Bégin (who worked with Cirque on its 2009 show Ovo) has signed on as make-up designer.

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  • Billboard Exclusive: Cirque Teases SODA STEREO Spectacular

    Billboard Exclusive: Cirque Teases SODA STEREO Spectacular

    The creative team at Cirque du Soleil has begun work on its recently announced show inspired by the music and lives of Argentine rock trio Soda Stereo, set to debut in 2017. After opening in a Buenos Aires arena, Montreal’s Cirque and Argentine partners Pop Art expect to tour the musical and acrobatic spectacular to Latin American cities and to Miami, Los Angeles, and possibly other U.S. cities. A soundtrack album, created by surviving Soda members Zeta Bosio and Charly Alberti and producers who worked with the band, will be released.

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  • Montreal Gazette on Cirque’s Pan Am Games Opening

    Montreal Gazette on Cirque’s Pan Am Games Opening

    Already less than a week left to the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am games, here is a great recap of Cirque du Soleil's performance at the July 10 Opening Ceremony!

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  • Cirque Performers on “Extreme Weight Loss” Tonight?

    Cirque Performers on “Extreme Weight Loss” Tonight?

    "Extreme Weight Loss" is an ABC reality television docu-series that follows participants over a year to document their weight-loss journey. Tonight's episode; however, seems to feature some performers from Cirque du Soleil. [Tiffany Humpert's] episode will air from 8-10 p.m. Tuesday on ABC. Guest starring in the episode are autism advocate Holly Robinson Peete, WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins, Chef Rocco DiSpirito and performers from Cirque du Soleil’s “La Nouba.”

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  • CirqueClub /// Top 5 Juggling Acts

    CirqueClub /// Top 5 Juggling Acts

    The year: 1984. The groundbreaking new spectacle: Cirque du Soleil. Amidst the mindboggling array of creative performances, a juggling act. In an instant the ancient art of juggling is thrust back into the spotlight and its fascinating history revived. Today Cirque du Soleil is proud to juggle back through time with you, featuring a retrospective of the most unforgettable juggling performances of the past thirty years.

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  • Cirque Teases 2016 Show

    Cirque Teases 2016 Show

    Imagine a Cirque du Soleil Big Top show that is creatively inspired by Mexico in all its exhilarating spirit. You can catch this incredible adventure when Cirque du Soleil presents its next touring production in 2016.

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  • Meet: Liz Samatis – Varekai’s Head Chef

    Meet: Liz Samatis – Varekai’s Head Chef

    Although Liz Samatis has been traveling with the circus for the past year and a half, it isn’t a talent for acrobatics or feats of strength that got her there. It was a culinary degree and the allure of life on the road. Samatis, 29, feeds an international cast and crew of 100 daily as head chef for “Varekai,” a Cirque du Soleil production that celebrates the nomadic spirit.

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  • 45 DEGREES Delivers Cirque’s First Opening Ceremony

    45 DEGREES Delivers Cirque’s First Opening Ceremony

    The 2015 Pan Am games in Toronto was the perfect stage to host Cirque du Soleil's first Opening Ceremony. In front of a sold-out live audience of 45,000, with hundreds of millions of households watching the broadcast across the world, 45 DEGREES presented an exclusive Cirque du Soleil show that brought the games spirit to reality and paid tribute to the 41 nations and their athletes.

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  • Guy Laliberte’s final bow as head of Cirque du Soleil

    Guy Laliberte’s final bow as head of Cirque du Soleil

    This week, Monday By the Numbers marks the end of an era as the co-founder of the Strip’s predominant production company has formally stepped down. Or, to use the vernacular of his company, he has unbuckled the harness. We speak of onetime street performer-turned billionaire visionary Guy Laliberte. Last Wednesday, the mastermind behind Cirque du Soleil sent an email to the vast family of Cirque announcing that the transfer of ownership of the famed French-Canadian performance company is finished and the deal officially closed.

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  • PRESS RELEASE: Cirque Closes Previously Announced Transaction

    PRESS RELEASE: Cirque Closes Previously Announced Transaction

    Cirque du Soleil (“Cirque”), the world's leading producer of high-quality live artistic entertainment, today announced the closing of the transaction under which TPG, a global private investment firm, has acquired a majority stake in Cirque du Soleil, alongside partners Fosun and the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec.

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  • KURIOS at Denver’s Union Station

    KURIOS at Denver’s Union Station

    Lunchtime at Union Station in Denver had some KURIOS by Cirque du Soleil surprises! Happy to be a part of the StateOfKind challenge. Photo Credit : Brent Andeck Photography

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  • Take flight: Experience La Nouba from the Trapeze artists’ point of view!

    Take flight: Experience La Nouba from the Trapeze artists’ point of view!

    We are bringing imagination to life with a unique point-of-view video featuring the trapeze artists who perform in La Nouba, from Cirque du Soleil at Downtown Disney at Walt Disney World Resort!

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  • Even More on Soda Stereo Imagined By Cirque

    Even More on Soda Stereo Imagined By Cirque

    Soda Stereo's drummer Charly Alberti reveals new details about the upcoming Cirque du Soleil Soda Stereo show that has everybody talking. The show is expected to launch in 2017 in the band's native country in Argentina.

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