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Cirque Du Soleil

Totem -- An Artistic Triumph for Cirque du Soleil

George Heymont | Posted 01.10.2012 | Arts
George Heymont

Not only does Cirque du Soleil's Totem deal with the process that allowed man to take his first steps, it also marks a turning point in the company's artistic standards.

Haiku Reviews: 'Hair', Cirque du Soleil and Some Electric Cellos

Posted 01.03.2012 | Arts

HuffPost Arts' Haiku Reviews is a weekly feature where invited critics review exhibitions and performances in short form. Some will be in the traditio...

MJ Like You've Never Heard Him

The Boombox | Posted Oct 31st 2011 10:00AM by Kenneth Partridge | Posted 12.31.2011 | Entertainment

Just as they did with the Beatles, the high-flying geniuses at Cirque de Soleil have given us a new way to experience the music of Michael Jackson. Ea...

Cirque du Soleil's Michael Jackson Immortal Takes Audience On A Dazzling Ride

Joe Vogel | Posted 12.18.2011 | Entertainment
Joe Vogel

Cirque du Soleil's Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour offers a feast for the senses as it celebrates the creative output and social ideals of the late King of Pop.

Garou Bids Adieu to Zarkana in NYC

Jon Chattman | Posted 12.06.2011 | New York
Jon Chattman

It's Saturday, Oct. 1 at 7:40 p.m. and Garou has most of his costume on.2011-10-06-zarkana.jpg

Jo Piazza

Jackson Family Emotional Over Cirque Show | Jo Piazza | Posted 12.05.2011 | Celebrity

The Michael Jackson Cirque du Soleil extravaganza may be the biggest Jackson news since the singer's death two years ago. The show, called "Michael...

Will Cirque du Soleil Get 'Rid Of The Riffraff' On Hollywood Blvd?

Los Angeles Magazine | Mark Lacter | Posted 12.03.2011 | Los Angeles

Cirque du Soleil's Iris, the entertainment troupe's ode to moviemaking, is already drawing large audiences to the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, but for ...

The Beatles in Love by Cirque du Soleil

Tanja M. Laden | Posted 11.26.2011 | Home
Tanja M. Laden

From Flavorwire: Otherwise known as the Fifth Beatle, Sir George Martin produced every one of the Beatles' albums except their last, Let it Be (1970)...

David Moye

WATCH: Clowns Fight 'Clownism' | David Moye | Posted 10.22.2011 | Weird News

Clowns devote their lives to making people laugh, but there are some things that are no joke to them -- like being called "creepy." That term makes ma...

On the Culture Front: Todd English's New Gothic Bar and Zarkana

Chris Kompanek | Posted 09.05.2011 | New York
Chris Kompanek

Malls make me cringe, especially when they take over iconic city buildings, like the Limelight Marketplace has done with the formerly infamous club. S...

Will Cirque's Irresistably Odd Escape Frighten Broadway?

Cara Joy David | Posted 09.05.2011 | Entertainment
Cara Joy David

Traditionally Cirque shows have played outside Manhattan proper. However this year, the circus arts have landed at Radio City. And Cirque just may be taking money away from Broadway shows.

Cirque du Zarkana: Not Your Father's Rock Opera

Rita Houston | Posted 08.30.2011 | Arts
Rita Houston

Zarkana is not a guilty pleasure, it's a genuine one, at its best moments. Just don't let the music distract you from the point of the fun.

Stage Door: Cirque du Soliel Zarkana, Measure For Measure

Fern Siegel | Posted 08.30.2011 | Arts
Fern Siegel

By moving from its usual big top on Randall's Island to the magnificence of Radio City Music Hall, Zarkana ups its theatrical impact. Set in an abando...

Theater: Cirque Du Soleil's Zarkana Murky But Fun At Radio City

Michael Giltz | Posted 08.30.2011 | Arts
Michael Giltz

Cirque du Soleil is a victim of its own success. Over the years so many of their new shows have popped up all over the world it's inevitable that expectations have been raised and lowered many times.

The Most Acrobatic First Pitch Ever

Posted 08.28.2011 | Sports

John Wall could learn a thing or two from this guy. A Cirque du Soleil performer threw out the first pitch in Monday night's game between the San D...

Cirque du Soleil Founder Flies Into Space and Returns With Gaia

Jay Weston | Posted 08.28.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

"Why did you want to go into space?" was the first question that I asked of Guy Laliberté. I was intrigued by a man who would spend 11 days in a space station 220 miles above the earth... and return with 10,000 photographs.

PHOTOS: Cirque Du Soleil 'Iris' Preview Hosted By The Costume Council

The Huffington Post | Eliza Fisher | Posted 08.23.2011 | Los Angeles

The Costume Council hosted a behind-the-scenes look at the costumes for Cirque du Soleil's new Los Angeles show, "Iris," on Wednesday night at LACMA. ...

Cirque du Soleil's Iris Coming to Hollywood

Jay Weston | Posted 08.17.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

Thursday, June 16th, was Cirque du Soleil Day in LA. They have revealed in a 'sneak' preview their new, first-time-ever-in-L.A. permanent show, a journey through the world of cinema called Iris.

The Strip Diary, Day Twelve: More Vegas Hotel Reviews, in Haiku Form

Paul Bradley Carr | Posted 06.15.2011 | Travel
Paul Bradley Carr

Right now, most of my stories are still spinning around in my brain -- not quite ready to land. So here's the second part of my weekly round-up of my accommodations, written in the form of haiku.

Clowning Around: The Circus of Life

George Heymont | Posted 06.14.2011 | Arts
George Heymont

With a musical score by Calexico, Circo is much less about fancy costumes and death-defying acrobatics than it is about dealing with the mud, grime, and family tensions of shlepping a small circus around Mexico.

The Agenda: Free Cirque Du Soleil Performance At Lunchtime

Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

If you're in Downtown Los Angeles, drop by the Music Center Plaza at lunchtime to catch a free performance by Cirque du Soleil, as well as other festi...

"My Christmas Card to You," Plus Conversations With Thalía and Flo Rida

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"My charity, "Big Dreams For Kids", was inspired by when I was a little boy. I grew up in an environment where there was a lot of drug dealing and killing, but we still had the positive role models come down and tell us to dream big."

Steel Tycoon Plans $6 Million French Birthday Bash

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Michelin-starred dinner buffet by acclaimed chef Alain Ducasse. Top-notch live entertainment, courtesy of Christina Aguilera and Cirque du Soleil. A...

Beatles Music Pulled From iTunes: "Everyone Is Finally Rich Enough"

James Napoli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
James Napoli

Apple CEO Steve Jobs, Apple Corps, EMI Group, Ltd., the surviving Beatles and the estates of John Lennon and George Harrison have agreed to no longer offer the band's music on the Internet.

Celebrities Out And About Monday

Huffington Post | Nicole Larson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

What do the Kardashians, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, and circus performers all have in common? They were all out at special events around Los Angeles y...