About Cirque du Soleil
Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group is a Canadian entertainment company, self-described as a "dramatic mix of circus arts and street entertainment." Based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and located in the inner-city area of Saint-Michel, it was founded in Baie-Saint-Paul in 1984 by two former street performers, Guy Laliberté and Daniel Gauthier. Initially –
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Global Citizenship and Social Involvement
At Cirque du Soleil, our commitment goes beyond the performance. We aim to positively impact people, communities and the planet with what we know best: creativity and art.
Distinguished Leadership Award for Corporate Citizenship
For our continuous engagement in the communities, oriented towards youth in situations of vulnerability and using arts and creativity as a tool for social intervention, we have received the Distinguished Leadership Award for Corporate Citizenship at the 5th Leadership for the Americas Gala, in 2019. We are proud of our involvement to build an inclusive society!
How to Raise a Big Top on Tour
Setting up the Big Top is something unique at Cirque du Soleil! Learn about setting up the show site here with our Kurios crew.
Introducing EVOLVE: Rigging Training Program
Evolve introduces riggers to Cirque du Soleil equipment and concepts in acrobatic and aerial rigging. The program is intended to alleviate the pressures of going on tour for the first time and to equip new riggers with the right tools to succeed.
A Cirque Jam is a group of people who will come together around a same passion or a same interest. Participating in a Cirque Jam gives our employees the opportunity to meet new colleagues and get to know each other better.