Alegria Archive

  • Cirque to bring its 1994 show Alegria into the 21st century

    Cirque to bring its 1994 show Alegria into the 21st century

    The Cirque du Soleil show, which premièred under the Big Top in Old Montreal in April 1994, has been performed over 6,600 times since then, both during its original Big Top run and then during a 4 1/2-year arena tour. It was seen by 14 million people in 255 cities around the world. And now it’s coming back, with Alegria: In a New Light.

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  • New Alegría Vision Shared in New Video

    New Alegría Vision Shared in New Video

    Jean-Guy Legault, director of Alegria by Cirque du Soleil, shares his vision for the show and how Alegria’s timeless message of resilience inspired its reinvention. Within, see the new Fleur, what could possibly be the new set, and what appears to be the order of the show's acts.

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  • ALEGRÍA: In a New Light (Updated)

    ALEGRÍA: In a New Light (Updated)

    Cirque is delighted to announce that Alegría will return to celebrate its 25th anniversary!

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  • The New “Vai Vedrai” Now Available

    The New “Vai Vedrai” Now Available

    After presenting a captivating number during the gala Célébration 2019, Cirque du Soleil is proud to unveil a revisited version of Vai Vedrai, the first musical excerpt from its new revisited Alegría- In a New Light soundtrack.

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  • Alegría makes its “debut” on Célébration 2019

    Alegría makes its “debut” on Célébration 2019

    Tonight during the Gala Célébration 2019 Cirque du Soleil revealed the new version of "Vai Vedrai" from Alegria and NOW you can listen to it on all of your favorite streaming platforms like: Spotify, Google Play and iTunes.

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  • Cirque introduces the Creative Team behind New Alegría

    Cirque introduces the Creative Team behind New Alegría

    Cirque du Soleil is happy to introduce the creative team behind Alegría – The Return of an Icon, a revisit of one of its most iconic productions, which won over more than 14 million spectators. Strongly inspired by the original spirit of Alegría, the creative team’s mission will be to touch today’s audience by bringing to the stage a renewed vision of the show.

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  • Cirque Brings Back Alegria, Changes Direction

    Cirque Brings Back Alegria, Changes Direction

    Cirque du Soleil announced that one of its most iconic shows will return to the stage for its 25th anniversary. Alegria will premiere in Montreal’s Old Port on April 18, 2019, 25 years to the day of its official premiere.

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