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Cirque du Soleil Presents “KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities” in Cinemas Worldwide This Summer

Montreal, Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Cirque du Soleil Presents KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities” in Cinemas Worldwide This Summer

 

Fathom Events to Bring the Wonder and Excitement of Cirque du Soleil to Movie Theaters across the globe Starting June 12

MONTREAL, TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2019 – Cirque du Soleil continues its partnership with Fathom Events, to bring the internationally acclaimed show “KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities” to cinemas worldwide. Following the success of KURIOS in more than 500 movie theaters in the USA last Fall, this special event featuring an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of Cirque du Soleil’s international headquarters, will be presented in hundreds of select cinemas around the world.

 

KURIOS - Cabinet of Curiosities”, a Cirque du Soleil world-renowned show presented under the Big Top since 2014, follows the ‘Seeker,’ who becomes convinced that a fantastical, invisible dimension exists in another realm, in which all life’s most unbelievable possibilities are lying in wait. As this world merges with reality, a parade of otherworldly characters suddenly steps into the spotlight, bringing the Seeker’s imagined realm into being.

“After our recent success in the USA, we’re thrilled to partner with Fathom Events once again to bring our show to cinemas worldwide for the very first time,” said Kristina Heney, Chief Marketing Officer of Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group. “We’re excited to bring this fantastic representation of our brand to our fans around the world and invite whole new audiences to experience the wonder of Cirque du Soleil”

“At Fathom, we take great pride in being able to provide our audience with a wide range of content, from documentary to ballet, and now even the unique world of Cirque du Soleil,” said Ray Nutt, CEO of Fathom Events. “This partnership is an incredible opportunity, allowing us to bring the emotion, acrobatics and visual artistry of Cirque du Soleil straight to our viewers’ home theaters.” 

Tickets for “Cirque du Soleil in Cinema Presents KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities” can be purchased at www.fathomtheatrical.com and participating theater box offices.

For artwork/photos related to “KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities,” visit the Fathom Events press site.

 

About Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group

Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group is a world leader in live entertainment. On top of producing world-renowned circus arts shows, the Canadian organization brings its creative approach to a large variety of entertainment forms such as multimedia productions, immersive experiences, theme parks and special events. It currently has 4,500 employees from nearly 70 countries. Going beyond its various creations, Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group aims to make a positive impact on people, communities and the planet with its most important tools: creativity and art. For more information about Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group, please visit CDSentertainmentgroup.com.

 

About Fathom Events

Fathom Events is the leading event cinema distributor with theater locations in all top 100 DMAs® (Designated Market Areas) and ranks as one of the largest overall theater content distributors. Owned by AMC Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: AMC), Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK) and Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), Fathom Events offers a variety of unique entertainment events in movie theaters such as live performances of the Metropolitan Opera, top Broadway stage productions, major sporting events, epic concerts, the yearlong TCM Big Screen Classics series, inspirational events and popular anime franchises. Fathom Events takes audiences behind the scenes for unique extras including audience Q&As, backstage footage and interviews with cast and crew, creating the ultimate VIP experience. Fathom Events’ live Digital Broadcast Network (“DBN”) is the largest cinema broadcast network in North America, bringing live and pre-recorded events to 941 locations and 1,496 screens in 181 DMAs. The company also provides corporations a compelling national footprint for hosting employee meetings, customer rewards events and new product launches. For more information, visit www.FathomEvents.com.

 

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Jessica Nelson

Fathom Events

720-262-2753

jnelson@fathomevents.com


Melanie Fontaine

Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group

514-723-7646 x 8694

Melanie.fontaine@cirquedusoleil.com