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Cirque du Soleil Live Shows Set to Reopen After Virus Closures

The circus company is targeting returns of iconic shows like 'O' and 'Mystere' in Las Vegas starting in late June.

Cirque Du Soleil Files for Bankruptcy Protection Amid Pandemic

Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group has filed for protection from creditors in Canada as its circus shows remain shuttered during the coronavirus pandemic.

Canadian Entertainment Industry Seeks Government Bailout for Virus Fallout

After Hollywood location shooting in Canada shut down to help contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, the country's reeling production sector is seeking an industry bailout as the federal…

Cirque du Soleil Lays Off 95 Percent of Staff After Closing Shows

Cirque du Soleil, creator of many of the most popular shows in Las Vegas, has temporarily laid off 4,679 employees, or 95 percent of its global workforce, after suspending its productions worldwide…

Cirque du Soleil Founder Sells Stake to Pension Fund Giant

A Quebec pension fund giant has bought out a 10 percent stake in Cirque du Soleil, known for its live shows in Las Vegas, from billionaire founder Guy Laliberte.

‘Twas the Night Before…’: Theater Review

Cirque du Soleil presents 'Twas the Night Before...,' its first Christmas-themed show, inspired by Clement Clarke Moore's classic poem 'A Visit From Saint Nicholas' and featuring an array of…

Cirque du Soleil Names Strategic Hollywood Studios Liaison (Exclusive)

As part of a push to expand the Cirque du Soleil global imprint via third-party IP offerings, Eric Grilly has been appointed executive head of studio alliances.

Robert Rodriguez Teams With Cirque du Soleil for Stunt-Centered Vegas Show

The Montreal-based acrobatic entertainment company Cirque du Soleil is searching for younger audiences with a "live action thriller" written by the 'Alita: Battle Angel' director Robert Rodriguez.

Inside the Live Cirque du Soleil Show ‘One Night for One Drop’

'One Night for One Drop' debuts on CBS on Saturday, March 16. The show raised over $1 million and drew Eve, Andrea Jaeger and Shiva Safai with performances from the Blue Man Group and Oscar winner…

Cirque du Soleil Acquires Producer of ‘Now You See Me’ Live Show

Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group said Wednesday it has agreed to purchase The Works Entertainment, the company that has partnered with Lionsgate in the production of a live magic show based on…

Cirque du Soleil Heads to Saudi Arabia in New Deal

The news coincides with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman's whirlwind trip to Los Angeles.

New Disney-Themed Cirque du Soleil Show in the Works

The new project will replace 'La Nouba,' which ends its 19-year run at Disney Springs in Florida on Dec. 31.