Hommage Archive

  • «Joyeux Calvaire»: un hommage poétique!

    «Joyeux Calvaire»: un hommage poétique!

    Cirque du Soleil presented a poetic and romantic show on Wednesday night with its tribute to the Cowboys Fringants, which greatly moved the members of this popular Quebec band. "It's far too emotional for what my body and my soul can take," said bassist Jerome Dupras, at the end of this premiere of Cirque du Soleil's "Joyeux Calvaire" show , Wednesday night, at the amphitheater Cogeco of Trois-Rivières.

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  • Hommage 5 is “Joyeux Calvaire”

    Hommage 5 is “Joyeux Calvaire”

    A Tribute to Les Cowboys Fringants The fifth chapter of the Cirque du Soleil tribute series will celebrate the music of Les Cowboys Fringants, the popular and critically-acclaimed Quebec band who has rocked the French-speaking world for two decades. This series is presented exclusively at the Cogeco Amphitheater in Trois-Rivières beginning July 17th!

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  • Even More Photos from “Just a Little Night”

    Even More Photos from “Just a Little Night”

    Photo Credit: Marie-Andrée Lemire                    

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  • More Photos from “Just a Little Night”

    More Photos from “Just a Little Night”

    More photos of Cirque du Soleil's Hommage to Les Colocs: "Juste une p'tite nuite" at the Amphithéâtre Cogeco in Trois-Rivières, Quebec

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  • “Just a Little Night” a Success!

    “Just a Little Night” a Success!

    From the first second, our hearts were conquered. From the first dance movements, our bodies wanted to party until the early morning. From the first notes, our memory opened the box dedicated to the Colocs. Let it be said: the show Just a Little Night ("Juste une p'tite nuite") is electrifying, touching and in every way memorable.

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  • La Presse Goes Behind the Scenes at “Just a Little Night”

    La Presse Goes Behind the Scenes at “Just a Little Night”

    Just two weeks before the premiere of Cirque du Soleil's Just a Little Night ,La Presse toured the backstage of the Trois-Rivières outdoor amphitheater to see what's going on.

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  • Controversy Surrounding the Tribute to The Colocs?

    Controversy Surrounding the Tribute to The Colocs?

    Cirque du Soleil acknowledges that it did not contact all the founding members of the band before choosing it for its 4th tribute show, but claims to have acted in good faith. Cirque also says it is "disappointed" and "saddened" that the announcement was received a bit coldly by Mike Sawatzky, one of the musicians and founding member of the band.

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  • 45 DEGREES Presents: Série Hommage – Luc Plamondon

    45 DEGREES Presents: Série Hommage – Luc Plamondon

    It's official! The next show in the Hommage Series by 45 DEGREES is one in tribute to Luc Plamondon, a French Canadian lyricist who has written for many artists, notably the Québécois singers Bruno Pelletier, Diane Dufresne, Robert Charlebois, Céline Dion, Ginette Reno, Fabienne Thibeault, Martine St. Clair, and Garou.

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  • MAKING-OF: The Musical Universe of Tout écartillé!

    MAKING-OF: The Musical Universe of Tout écartillé!

    Follow the creative team as they rework Robert Charlebois' music to give an original twist to this unique show. Second edition of the Tribute Series - Tout écartillé offers a breathtaking plunge into the unbridled imagination of Robert Charlebois. Presented exclusively at the Cogeco Amphitheatre in Trois-Rivières from 13 July to 13 August 2016.

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  • 45 Degrees Presents Tout écartillé, 2nd “Homage” Show

    45 Degrees Presents Tout écartillé, 2nd “Homage” Show

    45 Degrees today presented the official poster and the title of the second performance of Cirque du Soleil’s “Homage Series” series – Tout écartillé – this year inspired by the musical work of Robert Charlebois! About the Show Under the creative direction of Daniel Fortin, this show of 75 minutes, created exclusively for the Amphitheatre […]

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