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Cirque du Soleil

From a group of 20 street performers at its beginnings in 1984, Cirque du Soleil is now a major Quebec-based organization providing high-quality artistic entertainment. The company has 5,000 employees, including 1,300 performing artists from close to 50 different countries. Cirque du Soleil has brought wonder and delight to more than 100 million spectators in more than 300 cities in over forty countries on six continents.

 
 
 

Biography

Scott Pask

Set and Props Designer

Award winning Scenic Designer  Scott Pask has designed a diverse range of productions, both on Broadway and in London. His works for theatre, opera and dance  include The Pillowman, with Billy Crudup and Jeff Goldblum(Tony Award for Best Scenic Design);  A Behanding in Spokane, starring Christopher Walken, and  A Steady Rain,  with Daniel Craig and Hugh Jackman.  A long time collaborator of Diane Paulus, Scott has worked on many projects with her, most notably the award winning revival of HAIR on Broadway and in London, as well as The Donkey Show. His numerous Broadway Scenic design credits also include Promises Promises, Pal Joey, Speed The Plow, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, The Vertical Hour, Urinetown, Take Me Out, NINE with Antonio Banderas, La Cage Aux Folles, and The Coast of Utopia  for which he won the Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle and Hewes Awards for Best Scenic Design. Most recently he designed the new hit musical The Book Of Mormon and won one of the production’s nine Tony awards for his design. He has also designed Peter Grimes at the Metropolitan Opera. His work has been exhibited at The Prague Quadrennial, The Bruce Museum of Science and Art, The Leslie Lohman Gallery, The Met Gallery, and is in the permanent collection of the McNay Art Museum. Scott Pask works with Cirque du Soleil for the first time.