Cirque du Soleil to return to big tent on Kenaston Boulevard in September with Amaluna

Cirque du Soleil is coming back to Winnipeg this fall, and is bringing their big tent with them.The world-famous Canadian circus will bring their big top for 43 performances of Amaluna, starting Sept. 14.Amaluna features a cast that comprises mostly women, with a female band, the first time in Cirque’s history. “Amaluna is a tribute to the work and voice of women”, said director of creation Fernand Rainville.READ MORE: ‘I was wondering if it was even possible’: new Cirque du Soleil show has a Winnipeg feel“The show is a reflection…

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Top three things to do the weekend of October 6

With her weekly pick of fun things to do on the weekend, here is the rundown from Global News Morning’s Kahla Shea.Grab an extra layer and head out the door to any — or all — of these fun weekend events. 1. Expect the unexpectedThe unexpected is precisely what fans have come to expect, when it comes to Cirque du Soleil.Story continues belowEven if you’ve had the pleasure of attending previous performances, Cirque’s new show ‘Crystal’ will blow your mind from start to stunning finish.READ MORE: ‘I was wondering if it…

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‘I was wondering if it was even possible’: new Cirque du Soleil show has a Winnipeg feel

From chipping it off windshields to creeping across it on sidewalks, we Winnipeggers know our ice. But we don’t necessarily think of it as a form of artistic expression.Cirque du Soleil’s ‘Crystal’ will give you a whole new appreciation for the smooth, cool surface.It’s the first time that the company has incorporated ice into a performance — what else do you expect from Cirque du Soleil but the unexpected?Story continues belowREAD MORE: 1st Cirque du Soleil production on ice coming to SaskTel Centre‘Crystal’ tells the story of a young girl struggling…

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Cirque du Soleil: Your chance to see ‘Crystal’ in Winnipeg

October 4 2018 9:53am You have until this Sunday, Oct. 7 to take in Cirque du Soleil’s ‘Crystal’. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId + “\”}/”, async: false }).responseText); gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] = resp; } jQuery(‘#videoContainer’).gnca_socialVideoShare(‘init’, gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] ); } }; // don’t do on IE, doesn’t work yet if ( !gNews.Common.isIE && !gNews.Common.isTrident && gNews.Common.isFlash ) { var gnca_videoShareCallbackInterval = window.setInterval( function() { //console.log(‘ !!! gnca_shareVideoCallback REGISTRATION !!! ‘); // exit if required…

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Cirque du Soleil: New challenges for the performers

October 4 2018 9:23am For Cirque du Soleil’s ‘Crystal’, aerialists had to take on the challenge of learning how to skate to incorporate it into the show – a first for the company. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId + “\”}/”, async: false }).responseText); gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] = resp; } jQuery(‘#videoContainer’).gnca_socialVideoShare(‘init’, gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] ); } }; // don’t do on IE, doesn’t work yet if ( !gNews.Common.isIE && !gNews.Common.isTrident && gNews.Common.isFlash ) { var…

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