About Cirque du Soleil
Cirque du Soleil History
What makes up Cirque du Soleil creative studios?
The Studio is a full-fledged creation, innovation and training laboratory. Since 1997, all shows have been created at Cirque du Soleil’s International Headquarters, which provides a great deal of flexibility to the creative teams working on various Cirque projects.
Performers come from a variety of backgrounds, including artistic gymnastics, tumbling, acrosport, swimming, diving, dance, singing, music and, of course, circus arts. Some fifty nationalities are represented among artists.
What does Cirque du Soleil costume workshop do?
All Cirque du Soleil costumes are custom-made and the majority are produced at the Costume workshop at the International Headquarters (IHQ). The workshop, the only one of its kind in North America, employs specialists in fields as varied as shoemaking, textile design, lace-making, wig-making, patternmaking, costume-making and millinery.
What does Cirque du Soleil accessories workshop do?
Where can I find biographies of Cirque du Soleil founders and creators?
What is the origin and significance of the Cirque du Soleil sun logo?
Why the name Cirque du Soleil?
Where is Cirque du Soleil international headquarters?
What are the names of the previous creations?
Where can I find the touring schedules of Cirque du Soleil shows?
Cirque du Soleil Other Projects
What is Shanghai 2010?
Can I go backstage, meet one of the artists, or get an autograph at a Cirque du Soleil show?
While we would very much like to accommodate requests for backstage visits, to meet an artist or get an autograph, we cannot. Our performers and trainers have extremely busy schedules and so we respect the little down time they have by not offering such visits.
Does Cirque du Soleil organize day camps, circus art courses or workshops?
How can I get a Cirque du Soleil expert’s opinion on a project I’m working on?
Does Cirque du Soleil offer donations in the form of tickets, money, etc.?
Is there a Cirque du Soleil school?
Who should I contact about sharing an idea I have for a Cirque du Soleil show?
How can I host Cirque du Soleil in my city?
How can I become a Cirque du Soleil supplier?
Is it possible to invite a Cirque du Soleil artist to a private event?
During a live show, I was chosen from the audience to participate on stage. How may I obtain a video or photo of the occasion?
Does Cirque du Soleil perform at private engagements?
Can I make a request to perform a wedding proposal, or announce an anniversary, before or during a Cirque du Soleil show?
Is information about Cirque du Soleil available for students and their homework?
Could I visit the offices, or costume and accessory workshops at Cirque du Soleil’s international headquarters?
Can I write to an artist of a Cirque du Soleil show?