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BWW Review: Cirque du Soleil Hatches Up OVO BWW Review: Cirque du Soleil Hatches Up OVO
by Michael Dale - July 09, 2017

After PARAMOUR, last season's ambitious but underwritten attempt to incorporate their world-class circus arts performers into a book and score Broadway musical, Cirque du Soleil returns to town doing what they do best.... (more...)
Photo Coverage: TORUK by Cirque Du Soleil Plays SM MOA Arena Until July 2 Photo Coverage: TORUK by Cirque Du Soleil Plays SM MOA Arena Until July 2
by Oliver Oliveros - June 30, 2017

Less of the acrobatics, more of the storytelling is what the renowned circus troupe Cirque Du Soleil decided to offer in its 37th production, 'Toruk: The First Flight,' where about 15,000 audience members at the SM Mall of Asia (MOA) Arena attended the show's opening night last Friday, June 23.... (more...)
VIDEO: James Cameron Invites Filipinos to Watch TORUK-The First Flight, 6/23-7/2 VIDEO: James Cameron Invites Filipinos to Watch TORUK-The First Flight, 6/23-7/2
by BWW News Desk - June 14, 2017

'TORUK-The First Flight' is Cirque du Soleil's first show that was inspired by a movie: James Cameron's monster hit 'Avatar.'... (more...)
BWW Review: Cirque du Soleil Impresses with Insect-Inspired OVO BWW Review: Cirque du Soleil Impresses with Insect-Inspired OVO
by Amanda Etchison - May 18, 2017

Entomology is not usually associated with elegance, but Cirque du Soleil's immersive and insect-inspired touring production, 'OVO', brings breathtaking beauty to the world of bugs.... (more...)
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL Resident Shows Division Receives USITT Award CIRQUE DU SOLEIL Resident Shows Division Receives USITT Award
by BWW News Desk - March 08, 2017

The Resident Shows Division of Cirque du Soleil received the Institute's highest honor, the USITT Award, at USITT 2017.... (more...)
Cirque du Soleil's KURIOS to Bring Cabinet of Curiosities to Houston This Spring Cirque du Soleil's KURIOS to Bring Cabinet of Curiosities to Houston This Spring
by BWW News Desk - March 06, 2017

Step into Cirque du Soleil's curious cabinet of an ambitious inventor where the visible becomes invisible, perspectives are transformed, and the world is literally turned upside down.... (more...)
Cirque du Soleil's White-and-Gold Big Top Goes Up for LUZIA in San Jose Cirque du Soleil's White-and-Gold Big Top Goes Up for LUZIA in San Jose
by BWW News Desk - February 02, 2017

Cirque du Soleil is back in San Jose with its latest soul-touching production LUZIA, which started setting-up today with the raising of its massive white-and-gold Big Top at Taylor Street Bridge. A team of more than 60 men and women worked for several hours to pound pegs, unfurl the canvas, and push... (more...)
The Tenors to Star in Cirque du Soleil's ONE NIGHT FOR ONE DROP in Las Vegas This Spring The Tenors to Star in Cirque du Soleil's ONE NIGHT FOR ONE DROP in Las Vegas This Spring
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2017

On Friday, March 3, JUNO Award-winning vocal super-group and Canadian heartthrobs The Tenors will partner with One Drop to present the fifth anniversary of One Night for One Drop, an extraordinary, one-night-only experience supporting safe water access programs worldwide.... (more...)
Cirque du Soleil's LUZIA Adds Winter Shows in San Francisco, San Jose Cirque du Soleil's LUZIA Adds Winter Shows in San Francisco, San Jose
by BWW News Desk - December 12, 2016

LUZIA by Cirque du Soleil is now playing under the redesigned white-and-gold Big Top AT&T Park (corner of Third St., and Terry Francois Blvd.) until January 29, 2016.  Due to strong demand, Cirque du Soleil has added additional performances of LUZIA in January 2017 in San Francisco.... (more...)
Cirque du Soleil's LUZIA Resumes Tonight in San Francisco After Death of Co-Founder's Son Cirque du Soleil's LUZIA Resumes Tonight in San Francisco After Death of Co-Founder's Son
by BWW News Desk - December 06, 2016

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that Cirque du Soleil's LUZIA will resume its regular performance schedule tonight, Tuesday, December 6 at 8 p.m., under the Big Top at AT&T Park in San Francisco.... (more...)
Cirque du Soleil Founder's Son Dies in Accident; LUZIA Shows Cancelled in San Francisco Cirque du Soleil Founder's Son Dies in Accident; LUZIA Shows Cancelled in San Francisco
by BWW News Desk - December 01, 2016

Cirque du Soleil's LUZIA has been cancelled in San Francisco through Friday after the sudden death of technician Olivier Rochette, son of the company's co-founder Gilles Ste-Croix, earlier this week.... (more...)
Couples to Perform Cirque du Soleil-Inspired Numbers on DANCING WITH THE STARS Couples to Perform Cirque du Soleil-Inspired Numbers on DANCING WITH THE STARS
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2016

One of the biggest shows 'Dancing with the Stars' has ever put on will unfold on the ballroom floor as the 11 remaining celebrities perform big spectacle dances for Cirque du Soleil night, on 'Dancing with the Stars,' live, Monday, October 3 (8:00-10:01 p.m. EDT), on the ABC Television Network.... (more...)
Photo Flash: Cirque du Soleil Raises the Big Top for 'KURIOS' in NYC Photo Flash: Cirque du Soleil Raises the Big Top for 'KURIOS' in NYC
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2016

Cirque du Soleil has arrived in New York and is in complete set-up mode in preparation for the September 29th premiere of its awe-inspiring production KURIOS - Cabinet of Curiosities, written and directed by Michel Laprise. Cirque's trademark blue-and-yellow Big Top was raised today by a team of app... (more...)
Cirque du Soleil to Juggle Two New Shows in New York This Fall Cirque du Soleil to Juggle Two New Shows in New York This Fall
by BWW News Desk - July 18, 2016

Cirque du Soleil, currently represented on Broadway with Paramour, will also bring two new touring shows to the New York metro area this September, highlighting two different sides of the internationally-beloved troupe's magic and artistry.... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of Cirque du Soliel's 'One Night for ONE DROP' on Fathom 6/7 STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of Cirque du Soliel's 'One Night for ONE DROP' on Fathom 6/7
by Stage Tube - June 06, 2016

Fathom Events is thrilled to bring One Night for ONE DROP Imagined by Cirque du Soleil® to select cinemas nationwide in an incredible one-night event on Tuesday, June 7 at 7:30 p.m. (local time). One Night for ONE DROP is a completely original performance that occurred when world renowned perform... (more...)
BWW Review: THE BEATLES LOVE by Cirque du Soleil at The Mirage in Las Vegas is Entrancing BWW Review: THE BEATLES LOVE by Cirque du Soleil at The Mirage in Las Vegas is Entrancing
by Marina Kennedy - April 29, 2016

See 'The Beatles LOVE' at The Mirage in Las Vegas for an entrancing show that celebrates everything Fab Four.... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Cirque du Soleil's New AVATAR-Inspired Show TORUK Photo Flash: First Look at Cirque du Soleil's New AVATAR-Inspired Show TORUK
by BWW News Desk - December 22, 2015

Cirque du Soleil officially premiered its new arena touring show inspired by James Cameron's record-breaking movie  AVATAR, TORUK - The First Flight, on Monday, December 21 at the Bell Centre in Montreal.  The show will be presented there until January 3 and will then continue touring in arenas arou... (more...)
Cirque du Soleil Lays Groundwork for Permanent Show in China Cirque du Soleil Lays Groundwork for Permanent Show in China
by BWW News Desk - June 15, 2015

Variety writes that Cirque du Soleil will open an office in Shanghai, China to spearhead its first permanent show there by 2018. Cirque was acquired earlier this year by TPG and China's Fosun.... (more...)