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Meet a Few of the Key Characters in Cirque du Soleil’s “Toruk: The First Flight” Coming to Raleigh June 24-26, 2016

TORUK – The First Flight written and directed by Michel Lemieux and Victor Pilon, coming to PNC Arena in Raleigh June 24-26, 2016 Bossier City, Louisiana, September 28 – The creation process is currently underway for the new Cirque du Soleil touring show, TORUK – The First Flight, inspired by James Cameron’s record-breaking movie AVATAR, which will… Read More ›

Michael Jackson

Cirque du Soleil’s “Michael Jackson ‘The Immortal’ World Tour” Plays April 1st and 2nd at PNC Arena

Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour™ is a once-in-a-lifetime electrifying production that combines Michael Jackson’s music and choreography with Cirque du Soleil creativity to give fans worldwide

Cirque du Soleil Dralion at PNC Arena Raleigh NC

Dralion – A Standing Ovation

That’s what the production of Cirque du Soleil’s Dralion received on Wednesday, 8/15/12, its opening night in Raleigh’s PNC Arena. And it was well deserved. If you do not have plans for this weekend, you should definitely take your family to check out this delightful and critically-acclaimed show. Dralion mixes components of traditional Chinese acrobatics with modern… Read More ›

The RBC Center will present Cirque du Soleil® in "Alegría" July 6-10

Cirque du Soleil’s “Alegría” Is Joy Personified

Another crowd-pleasing touring production from Cirque du Soleil®’s European-style circus without animals, ” Alegría” takes its title from the Spanish word for “joy,” “elation,” and “jubilation” — and it is joy personified in various and sundry jaw-dropping and eyebrow-raising acts.

The RBC Center will present Cirque du Soleil® in "Alegría" July 6-10

Cirque du Soleil Will Bring “Alegría” to the RBC Center for Eight Performances, Starting July 6th

“A Spanish word for ‘elation,’ ‘joy,’ and ‘jubilation,’ ‘Alegría’ features an international cast of 55 performers and musicians from 15 countries. Alegría has a baroque and operatic style with flamboyant costumes, original music performed live and an elaborate set that serves to enhance the astonishing spectacle of athleticism and artistry. The result is an impressive mix of skill, strength, and speed combined with elegant, almost ethereal performances.