Cirque du Soleil

Calgary dancer Jenn Stafford uses performance capture for James Cameron's Avatar sequels

For the past year and a half, Jenn Stafford’s mind has often drifted back to the day she sat in a Calgary multiplex with her family watching James …

James Cameron

Tightrope walker ascends Paris hill on 35-metre high wire

French tightrope artist Tatiana-Mosio Bongonga impressed hundreds of Parisians on Saturday with a performance that featured a walk on a rope …

Circus

Why You're Thinking About Your Social Media Marketing All Wrong

Every other week there seems to be a new marketing revolution. Search engine optimization. Social media. Inbound. Automation. Targeting. Whatever the latest high-tech trend, the basic storyline is always the same. If you don’t master the newest platform, methodology, technology, or system, you and …

Social Media Marketing

India will influence evolution of Cirque du Soleil: CEO

Montreal, July 20 (IANS) Cirque du Soleil will mark the world premiere of its touring show "Bazzar" in India soon. The country will play an important …

Circus

Cavalia's Odysseo returns for a final round of elegant horseplay

“I’m trying to bring beauty to this planet,” explained Normand Latourelle.After 15 years at the helm of Cavalia, the Montreal-based company’s …

Los Angeles

Why Your Favorite Concerts Are Bigger – and More Expensive – Than Ever

U2 had its 400-ton, 360-degree “Claw” stage that cost $30 million. Lady Gaga’s 2013 concert circuit involved a looming five-story Gothic castle. …

Music

Cirque du Soleil is coming to Mumbai with new tour show ‘Bazzar’ in November

<b>Mumbai -</b><p>A world leader in live entertainment, Canada-based Cirque du Soleil will perform in Mumbai. The world-famous theatrical producer is coming to …

Circus

8 Things To Do This Weekend: Hartford Jazz Fest, Cirque du Soleil & Sunflowers for Wishes

Video<p>A jazz fest, a fife and drum parade and incredible acrobatics! There's a lot going on this weekend including the Deep River Muster and Cirque du …

Circus

Blockshow Announces Blockshow Americas 2018 Conference in Las Vegas August 20-21

Blockshow, a major international blockchain event powered by Cointelegraph, announced the new conference Blockshow Americas 2018, which will be held …

Las Vegas

Connecticut Rep Presents JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) announces the casting for the final production of the 2018 Nutmeg Summer Series: "Jesus Christ Superstar", the …

Jesus

How to See the Best of Las Vegas: Tips from a Top Concierge

Tina McConnell, a concierge at the Westin Las Vegas, a job she started in 2018. One of her favorite stories from her time as a concierge at New …

Travel

Midnight Circus brings world-class acts to Chicago parks for a decade

Some performers have come from Cirque du Soleil<p>At the center of a big top tent in one of Chicago’s parks, tumblers somersault through a group of stacked rings, going higher and faster as hundreds of eyes gaze up. At the end of the circus act, two rescued bulldogs, Junebug and Rosie Rae, jump …

Circus

Cirque Du Soleil's 'Corteo' Flies And Leaps And Twirls At Webster Arena

The Cirque has come to town — swinging, bouncing, leaping, twirling and flying into town — into Bridgeport, to be exact. Through Sunday, Cirque du …

Circus

Zac Brown's Circus Act Tries a Pay-It-Forward Approach to Concert Ticketing

A cryptic 13-second Facebook video from the <b>Zac Brown Band</b> has circulated in recent weeks, with dancers, horns and glitter teasing an "epic," …

Circus

Cabaret & Variety: Cirque du Soleil, China

Seeking a Caucasian male with singing and acting abilities to play the role of a King in a new Cirque du Soleil creation opening in March 2019 in …

Circus

CIRCUSaturdays in July in Katonah

CIRCUSaturdays in July at The Harvey School<p>This post was contributed by a community member.<p><b>CIRCUSaturdays in July</b> at The Harvey School in Katonah, …

Circus

5 Things To Do This Weekend From Festival Betances To Sand Sculptures

Support the news<p><b>Festival Betances | Saturday, July 21 and Sunday, July 22 | Villa Victoria, Boston</b><p>This weekend-long party has become an institution …

Richard III

America's Got Talent stunt goes wrong as acrobat falls to the stage

An audience cheering on trapeze performers on US television show America's Got Talent was aghast last night when an acrobat slipped through her …

Entertainment (Australia)

India’s BookMyShow pulls in $100M to grow its online ticketing business

BookMyShow, an online ticketing service for cinemas, theatres and sports in India, has pulled in $100 million in new capital for growth.<p>The Series D round was led by private investment firm TPG Growth and it included participation from undisclosed existing investors. BookMyShow, which is …

Circus

TPG Growth, others bet $100 million on BookMyShow

Global alternative asset firm TPG's middle market and growth equity investment platform TPG Growth has led a $100 million (Rs 686 crore) investment …

India News

'An Injury Left Me In A Dark Place—Until Working Out Got Me Out Of It'

Meet Bree Branker, half of Women's Health and Men's Health's first Power Couple.<p>Women's Health <i>partnered with our sibling publication</i> Men's Health <i>to find and recognize Power Couples—ultra-fit pairs who work out together and basically epitomize #swolemategoals. Meet half of our</i> <i>first Power Couple:</i> …

Women's Fitness

Former Army drill sergeant uses military background to change kids' lives

Steve Sullivan knows there’s a difference between the young men he used to train to be soldiers and the children sent to his Strap Em Up Boot Camp, …

Circus

VIDEO: Get A First Look at BalletX's SUMMER SERIES

BroadwayWorld has a first look at BalletX's, Philadelphia's premier contemporary ballet company, Summer Series 2018 at The Wilma Theater, now on …

Indiana University

'AGT' Trapeze Duo Still in Demand After Fire Stunt Fail

The husband-wife duo who suffered a stunt fail on "<b>America's Got Talent</b>" is quickly learning all publicity can be good publicity ... cause biz is …

Circus

Disney Springs has tons of new stuff, but some of the biggest additions are yet to open

Disney Springs has seen dozens of new shops and restaurants open as part of the massive update to the former Downtown Disney complex. The crowds have …

Walt Disney Company

How Kobe and LeBron Would've Worked Together as Teammates

The Los Angeles Lakers discovered this summer that there's no such thing as dreaming too big.<p>LeBron James' ballyhooed appearance at the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas—rocking Lakers shorts, no less—proved as much.<p>But we're taking things a step further here. In the spirit of grandiose hopes, we're …

Basketball

Ninja obstacles, extreme trampolines featured at new indoor action park

Defy Orlando manager Brendan Bogenschutz is the first to admit that a trampoline park isn’t as exciting as it once was.That’s why the new indoor …

Circus

Cirque Du Soleil performers preview show coming to Greenville

GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) - Acrobats will perform extreme stunts on ice this August in Cirque du Soleil’s new show “CRYSTAL.”<p>The new show is the first …

Circus

International Water Foundation One Drop Partners with METRO to Address Safe Water Access in India

NEW YORK, July 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, international water foundation One Drop is proud to announce a partnership with international wholesale and food specialist METRO for a joint three-year project that will provide access to sustainable and safe water to about 250,000 people in India, …

Circus

Brown Girls Do Gymnastics Set for July 28 & 29

In Flight Gymnastics and Circus (IFGC) invites you to bring young gymnasts to Brown Girls Do Gymnastics (BGDG) to gain exposure from some of the …

University of Florida