Plot & Details
This program presents the dazzling nouveau circus troupe Cirque du Soleil in performance. Their 2001 edition of circus theater features extravagant costumes, lighting, and sets to thrill audiences accustomed to the company's unique productions. The Canadian circus company, formed in the 1980s, catapulted to fame with their blend of street theater and traditional circus acts. Their signature stylized animals, used in place of live circus animals, are captured on film in this production. A troupe of Chinese acrobats are shown winning the admiration of the audience.