Daniel Lamarre says Cirque du Soleil is expanding beyond the gymnasts and aerial and aquatic artists but remains an acrobatic company.
Cirque shows will no longer employ a single head of department for each show. Instead, multiple shows will be under the direction of one department head.
Gold medal figure skater and TV personality Tara Lipinski said of Cirque du Soleil, “I can’t imagine doing the things they do. I’m gasping at every moment.”