Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group Announces $50 Million in Funding from Existing Investors TPG, CDPQ, and FosunMontreal, Monday, May 4, 2020
Montreal – May 4, 2020 – Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group (Cirque du Soleil) announced today that it has raised $50 million in interim financing from existing shareholders TPG Capital, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), and Fosun. The new capital addresses Cirque du Soleil near-term liquidity needs amid the continued disruption brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cirque du Soleil to take part in STRONGER TOGETHER, TOUS ENSEMBLE broadcast this SundayMontreal, Saturday, April 25, 2020
Montreal, April 25, 2020 – Cirque du Soleil is proud to confirm that it will take part in the historic broadcast STRONGER TOGETHER, TOUS ENSEMBLE, a Canadian charity benefit that is slated to take place this Sunday, April 26th at 6:30 ET. Cirque du Soleil will be joining an all-star collection of other Canadian artists, activists, actors, and athletes who will share their stories of hope and inspiration. The show, which has been extended to 90 minutes from the original hour, is a salute to Canadian front-line staff across various industries working in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Cirque du Soleil announces new dates for its new Big Top show production, Under the Same Sky. Tickets on sale now!Montreal, Monday, April 20, 2020
Montreal, April 20, 2020 – In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Cirque du Soleil has taken the decision to reschedule the opening of its new Big Top show production, Under the Same Sky, originally planned to take place on April 23, 2020. The show will premiere under the Big Top in Montreal’s Old Port, starting April 22, 2021.
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL OFFERS FANS AN ESCAPE INTO ITS AWE-INSPIRING UNIVERSE DURING THE CORONAVIRUS CRISISMontreal, Thursday, April 2, 2020
CirqueConnect – A weekly virtual rendezvous of wonder for all ages to enjoy at home
Montreal, April 2, 2020 – Inspired by the desire to stay connected during this time of social distancing, Cirque du Soleil invites its fans to a weekly 60-minute online rendezvous to enjoy some of the most awe-inspiring moments from its world-famous shows on the new digital content hub, CirqueConnect. The new Cirque du Soleil content hub provides a source of high-quality entertainment for fans to enjoy from the comfort of their homes as current measures to combat the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have suspended public performances of live entertainment across the globe.