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“Drawn To Life” Official Name of New Cirque du Soleil/Disney Show Opening Spring 2020

After being teased at the 2019 D23 Expo and hearing very little other info, we finally have a name! The new Disney/Cirque du Soleil branded show opening at Disney Springs will be called “Drawn To Life”. Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group President and CEO Daniel Lamarre, says, “For Cirque du Soleil, this is a beautiful

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Cirque Du Soleil’s “R.U.N.” Opens To Terrible (And Suspiciously Positive) Reviews

Las Vegas is an ever-changing landscape of new restaurants, slot machines, hotels and entertainment. Cirque du Soleil for years has dominated the strip with a whopping seven shows for quite some time now. Their newest show “R.U.N”, which has been in previews for weeks and officially opening November 14, has gotten some scathing feedback online

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New Cirque du Soleil Disney Show Tickets on Sale NOW for Disney Springs

In an announcement made at the 2019 D23 Expo, Cirque du Soleil is teaming up with Disney to create their first true collaboration show together. Here are a few images shared from Cirque do Soleil this afternoon! The new show will debut at Disney Springs in 2020. From the presentation at the convention, we know

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BREAKING: Cirque du Soleil Theme Park in Mexico CANCELLED – Park Redesigned

We here at Theme Park University were the first to break the news that Cirque du Soleil was creating a theme park set to open in 2018 back in 2014. As we got closer to 2018 (and it passed) we kept looking for updates. Unfortunately, no word came from either Cirque du Soleil or Vidanta

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While Orlando Tourism Flourishes, Las Vegas Flails

We recently learned that Orlando had a record-breaking 75 million tourists visiting the area in 2018. This is an increase of 4.2 percent from 2017, solidifying Orlando as the top tourist destination in America. While there is a lot to crow about what’s going right in Central Florida, today we want to focus on a

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Cirque du Soleil Downsizing Las Vegas Operations

Could Cirque du Soleil be in trouble? According to a recent report, the Montreal-based company is making some deep cuts to it operation in Las Vegas. This comes on the heels of our explosive article last week comparing the Cirque du Soleil theme park in Mexico to the infamous Fyre Festival in the Bahamas. We’ve

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Injured Cirque Du Soleil La Nouba Performer Speaks Out

Last year, Theme Park University was one of the first to break a story about a Cirque du Soleil performer who was critically injured in an awful accident. During a rehearsal for La Nouba at Disney Springs, Karina Silva fell from the silks used to raise her 50 feet above the stage and landed on

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La Nouba Announces Official Closing Date at Disney Springs

After nearly 20 years of performances, Cirque du Soleil’s La Nouba at Disney Springs is taking its final bow on December 31, 2017. In a push to extend Downtown Disney’s presence, this one-of-a-kind show debuted on December 23, 1998. La Nouba was the first “residency” show created by Cirque du Soleil after Mystere and O

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Cirque du Soleil La Nouba Performer Critically Injured in Accident – Needs Assistance

Tragically, a performer at Cirque du Soleil at Walt Disney World’s Disney Springs was rushed to the hospital after a life threatening accident during rehearsal on Thursday, October 20, 2016. Karina Silva Poirier fell from some fabric that was suspended from a cable above the stage. For those familiar with Cirque’s La Nouba show, this is

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Vidanta Reveals New Artwork for Cirque du Soleil Park

Oh man. Slowly but surely, we are being spoon-fed small amounts of artwork for the new Cirque du Soleil park being built in Mexico. And it’s oh-so-tasty. The park continues to evolve and change as they get closer to vertical construction. It seems that the water park will be the focus of phase one and

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