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36 fabulous things to do in London this weekend

Winter’s kicking in, so London’s been taken over by festive pop-ups. Spend the weekend gorging on fondue next to a rooftop ice rink and sipping …

London

Cirque du Soleil: Hard work and dedication behind acrobatic success

Australian performers in the internationally renowned Cirque du Soleil say young children wanting to join the circus can dare to dream, but not …

Cirque du Soleil

Expert Tips on the Best Las Vegas Has To Offer

Mildred Schneidman, a concierge at Aria, packed up her truck and moved from Pasadena to Las Vegas after the Rose Bowl Parade in 1994. Here she shares …

Las Vegas

Black Friday 2017: Special Offers At Disney Springs — Release Of An All-Black MagicBand, New Attraction Bags

With just one week until Thanksgiving, many are getting excited about the food and family gatherings, but others are looking forward to sales and …

Walt Disney Company

Bristol woman launches campaign to ban wild animals being used in circuses

A Bristol woman has launched an online campaign to ban wild animals being used in circuses.<p>Kelly Jones from Lockleaze said she only recently …

Republic of Ireland

Things to do in Vancouver This Weekend

Tonight I will be sleeping outside in support of Covenant House Vancouver. There are between 500–1,000 homeless youth in Vancouver every night. …

Cirque du Soleil

Boston Dynamics’ Atlas Robot Can Now Freaking Backflip

“What have you been up to lately, Atlas?” Boston Dynamics asks rhetorically in the description for the video below. The obvious answer: Working on a …

Robots

Cirque du Soleil finds the coolest setting for 'Crystal'

Three times in her life, Madeline Stammen has sat down at her computer and pressed “send” on a flurry of college applications, convinced that perhaps …

Cirque du Soleil

Cirque du Soleil breaks the ice with Crystal

Just how different is Crystal from other Cirque du Soleil shows? Well, even some of the technicians have to wear skates on the latest Cirque …

Canadian News

Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios adds eight additional shows to Vancouver tour

Cirque du Soleil’s current Vancouver production, <i>Kurios—Cabinet of Curiosities</i><i>,</i> has been making waves in the city for its jaw-dropping performances.<p>So …

Cirque du Soleil

‘Trixie and Katya Show’: TV’s Best New Talk Show Hosts Are Two Drag Queens

The wigs come off but the heels stay on as ‘Drag Race’ fan favorites Katya and Trixie Mattel untuck the secret to their chemistry on their new …

Culture

The ultimate guide to Las Vegas: How to do it with glamour

If you want the best view of Las Vegas, the one that says the most about who and what it is, take a helicopter and fly to the Grand Canyon. If you're into metaphors, the journey to and from Sin City is telling of the fundamental ideals of America, its relentless can-do, anything is possible …

Las Vegas

Jewel Chats About Touring, Her Cirque Du Soleil Show And New Music

The singer-songwriter just kicked off her "Handmade Holiday" Tour.<p>"The point of life is to transmute pain," Jewel says on a call from the road.<p>The multiplatinum, Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter knows a thing or two about suffering. She’s been writing about it since her stunning 1995 debut album,</i> …

Cirque du Soleil

How To Make It In The Music Business Today: Improvisation All The Way

Being a professional musician takes practice—lots of practice. But those looking to make a steady living as a musician have to pay much more attention to the networking and management aspects of their careers than they used to.<p>Last year the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics recorded that there were …

Steve Vai

From Down in a Coal Mine to a Restaurant Run by Inmates: Adventures in Cardiff, Wales

International travel has been part of my life since our first family trip to Europe when I was 10. The travel bug hit hard and I’ve been doing it ever since. Crossing borders and experiencing different cultures feeds my spirit, fuels my creativity, and just makes me happy.<p>While I’ve travelled the …

Travel

Need for Speed: Lapping Las Vegas At The Motor Speedway

For those with a need for speed, Las Vegas provides some heart-pounding excitement in some unexpected places. Las Vegas. Promises of heart-pounding …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Pressure grows for UK to ban wild animal circuses

A ban has been on the table for seven years since former prime minister David Cameron made the pledge during his election campaign in 2010.<p>Ireland …

UK News

We Did The Shopping For You: These $24 Mules From Target Are Everything

Backless mules are everywhere, but not every pair is as perfect as these $24 ones I just found at Target. Y<i>es, that’s right</i>–I almost fell out of my …

Fashion

MSC Cruises gives sneak peek of Cirque du Soleil shows onboard MSC Meraviglia - and they look amazing - Mirror Online

MSC Cruises has seriously upped the stakes with its latest onboard entertainment!<p>The luxury cruise line has teamed up with Cirque du Soleil, renowned …

Cirque du Soleil

More and More Countries Are Banning Wild Animals in Circuses – Let’s Get the U.S. to End Elephant Acts Nationwide!

Globally, there has been great positive momentum toward ending animal cruelty for entertainment. Just recently, countries like India, Italy, and …

U.S. Congress

VIDEO: Fun Things to Do in Sarasota, Florida

Once home to the famed Ringling Brothers circus, Sarasota, Florida has attracted throngs of eager beachgoers for decades — and not for nothing. …

Travel

Italy bans the use of animals in circuses

Animal rights activists are winning victories as more countries prohibit animals in circus acts. This month the Italian Parliament adopted …

Italy

Samuel L. Jackson hangs out at Cirque du Soleil

Even the biggest Hollywood stars need some time off from their productions. And for Samuel L. Jackson this past weekend, that meant a trip to the …

Samuel L. Jackson

Classic rock, 40 years of dance and cutting-edge circus: Top Ticket for Nov. 12-18

<b>Triptyque</b><p><b>Watch this if:</b> You want the symbolism of dance with the thrill of circus.<p>Montreal’s Les 7 Doigts de la Main (The Seven Fingers of the Hand) …

Canadian News

Transformation of a Cirque du Soleil star

November 12, 2017 12:00AM<p>JESSICA Ward credits a grounding in “Perth-style” acrobatics with helping her soar on to the international stage in Cirque …

Cirque du Soleil

The Good News Keeps on Coming! Ireland Just Banned Using Wild Animals in Circuses

More fantastic news to share in the fight against animals used in entertainment! Just days after Italy voted to ban all circus acts, Ireland is …

SPCA

14 of Canada’s richest people live in Montreal

845<p>If this work-week has felt like a bit of long one for you, a new list of the country’s richest people from Canadian Business will make it feel… …

Cirque du Soleil

Vancouver Wonderful Walks #2: Gastown, Yaletown & False Creek Loop

You might say I travel a lot, and though many of those miles are spent in the air, if I kept track, I’d bet I walk as many miles as I fly! When I …

Vancouver

Wild animals to be officially banned in circuses from January

Agriculture Minister Michael Creed today signed new regulations that will ban the use of wild animals in circuses.<p>The minister said he was "happy to …

News (Ireland)

Real-life 'Iron Man' soars into world record books

A British inventor become the first person to set a Guinness World Record for the fastest speed in a body-controlled jet engine power suit.

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