Circuses

Holly Willoughby can do no wrong as fans obsess over her fresh faced ‘show day’ style

The weather outside might be frightful, but Holly Willoughby continues to be delightful as she took to Instagram on Sunday ahead of the next Dancing …

Holly Willoughby

Will Zion Williamson pick Clemson or USC?

ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 08: Head coach Brad Brownell of the Clemson Tigers looks on in the first half against the Virginia Tech Hokies during their first …

College & University

Woman wants wild animals banned from circuses and 6,000 people agree with her

An animal rights campaigner has urged the Government to ban the use of wild animals in circuses in Wales.<p>Linda Jones, 53, of Caernarfon, Gwynedd, …

News (Wales)

PETA protests outside Detroit auto show urging Chrysler dealership not to support Iditarod

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals campaigner Tricia Lebkuecher will make the trek to Alaska in March to protest the treatment of dogs at …

Detroit

21 January 2018

<i>Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.</i><p>What to See in an Hour at Tate ModernJob done.<br>Remember the London of 2008? See It Side by Side …

London

Would you survive an aerial circus class? 1 man gives it a try

As a kid, watching the gravity-defying feats at the circus had me dreaming about my future career as an aerial performer, but unfortunately my lack of upper body strength and parental disapproval got in the way. Sadly, there would be no tightrope or trapeze for me.<p>Or so I thought... When I heard …

Yoga

Chainsaw juggling, human cannonballs and Coco the Clown! The astounding 250-year story of circus

When was the first trapeze performance? Who launched ‘the greatest show on Earth’? And which showman was celebrated in song by the Beatles? Here’s a history of circus in 25 moments<p>1. Roll up for the riding school<p>In 1768, Philip Astley, a former cavalry officer, opens an equestrian school in London, …

Cirque du Soleil

What to Watch: #TGIT Returns, Supernatural Spinoff Pilot, Lip Sync‘s Michael Jackson Tribute and More | TVLine

08:00<p>P<br>• M<p>Freeform<p>Beyond<p><b>Season 2 premiere</b> (two episodes): Holden adjusts to a “normal” life; Willa wants Arthur to let go of the Realm. (Watch the …

TV

The Biggest Hotels in Las Vegas

Forget quaint, quirky, and cute -- Las Vegas is all about going big or going home, even when it comes to its slew of hotels. Attracting millions of …

Las Vegas

Around the World in 13 dineL.A. Restaurants

The flavors of Argentina come alive at this stylish restaurant group with locations in Toluca Lake, Santa Monica, and Pasadena. Named after the …

Restaurants

The Bulls face off against the Warriors

Phil Jackson knows domination.<p>He coached 11 NBA championship teams, including arguably the most fearsome ever in the 1995-96 Bulls of Michael Jordan, …

Basketball

CES Could (And Should) Go Virtual Within The Next Decade

Exhibiting products in the real world is filled with hassles and high expenses.<p>Last week I was in Las Vegas to attend my 43rd CES. With 2.5 million square feet of exhibit space and more than 180,000 people attending, the show is one of the largest trade shows in the world. And for most of us in …

Consumer Tech

Anderson East knows how to deliver an 'Encore'

When producer Dave Cobb first met Anderson East, the soulful singer-songwriter was playing small venues like the Bluebird Cafe and coffee shops. East …

Van Morrison

Coldplay & Guns N' Roses Join Top 10 of Billboard's Highest-Grossing Tours of All Time

The ranking of the highest-grossing concert tours in Billboard Boxscore history generally lies unaltered from year to year with few, if any, changes. …

São Paulo

7 brand new things in Dubai to check out on your next trip

The Dubai Shopping Festival is a big deal. If you don’t believe us, just have a look at the excited women thumbing through the sale racks at …

Travel

Kerry Washington and her 'Scandal' co-stars prepare to move out of the White House

ABC’s “Scandal” is getting ready to step aside after a groundbreaking term.

TV

NFL And Cirque du Soleil: An Unlikely Experiential Marketing Team

NFL Experience Times Square blends storytelling and tech to connect and engage with fans

Cirque du Soleil

Cats & Coffee: Panthers Host Vegas; Huizenga Night

"We demand a lot of these guys and it's been pretty intense around here for a while," Panthers coach Bob Boughner said heading into the break. "It's …

Ice Hockey

Mark Shenton’s week: As one publicist turns playwright, another turns censor | Opinion

Theatre PRs are at the front line of a theatre’s relationships with the critics, columnists and reporters who cover theatre; and it’s an increasingly …

Cirque du Soleil

In Depth

Bakersfield Condors President Matthew Riley finishes chatting about the history of the Condors. He's divulged into the 20-year minor-league past of …

Southern League

Cinnamon Kandy the Circus Elephant

For over 75 years, this cute stone statue has warmed the hearts of San Antonio.<p>Cinnamon Kandy, a colorful and much-beloved statue of a circus …

Cirque du Soleil Ovo review – all glory and no story

Royal Albert Hall, London The global circus troupe’s insect-themed extravaganza is technically astonishing but fails to engage on a deeper level<p>Cirque du Soleil is an odd beast. At a time when circus is striving with every sinew to reinvent itself, and ensembles such as the NoFit State circus and …

Cirque du Soleil

‘Pilipinas Got Talent’: Amazing acrobat dazzles judges

Johnny Villanueva has been practicing his maneuvers for seven years in a hope that he will get to audition for Cirque du Soleil.

Philippines

So Long, Cirque

What's a trials phenom to do after retiring from the circus?<p>If today were a normal day at work, Lance Trappe would be painting a Cirque du Soleil …

Mountain Biking

OVO at the Royal Albert Hall

Canadian troupe Cirque du Soleil have long been synonymous with magnificent, gravity defying feats and now their hit show OVO has finally come to …

Royal Albert Hall

Jabbawockeez's Vegas hip-hop dance show kicks up the tech

Using lasers, sensors and more, the dancers work fireballs and spaceships into their intense choreography.<p>For a high-profile Las Vegas show, Jabbawockeez has a pretty barren stage.<p>There's no 1.5 million-gallon tank as with Cirque du Soleil's show, no trapeze artists flying through the air. The …

Las Vegas

Cirque du Soleil banned our critic after a one-star review – need they have feared?

Lyn Gardner’s press ticket for the circus superstars was withdrawn after her verdict on their earlier show. So we bought her one and sent Sanjoy Roy along to get a second opinion on Cirque’s Ovo<p><b>Lyn Gardner:</b> In its 30-year history, Cirque du Soleil has laid plenty of golden eggs, making it one of …

Cirque du Soleil

Review: OVO (Royal Albert Hall)

Click for fullscreen<p>Buy a ticket to see a show by Cirque du Soleil and you're expecting flawless performances and top-notch production values. <i>OVO</i>, …

Royal Albert Hall

Phillip Schofield says Holly Willoughby is to blame for all those This Morning hangovers

Phillip Schofield thinks Holly Willoughby is a ‘very bad influence’ on him when they’re drinking together.<p>As we all know, there’s mischief to be had …

Phillip Schofield