Cirque du Soleil to return to Toronto in April with touring show after more than 2 years

Cirque du Soleil is poised to leap back into Toronto future spring with its initial demonstrate in extra than two several years.

The Montreal-based circus corporation says its critically acclaimed touring spectacle Kurios — Cabinet of Curiosities returns to the town April 14 for a limited showcase at Ontario Spot.

Cirque du Soleil has been doing in Las Vegas because June, when it reopened its resident productions MystereO, The Beatles Love and Michael Jackson A person.

The firm suggests the return of Kurios marks the relaunch of its “large top rated” touring operations, following Alegria in Houston in November, Luzia in London and Kooza in Punta Cana, both of those commencing January 2022.

Cirque du Soleil CEO Daniel Lamarre speaks to reporters on Monday. (Evan Mitsui/CBC)

Cirque du Soleil also returns to Montreal with Kooza in April 2022, and Trois-Rivieres, Que., with Vive Nos Divas in July.

Cirque du Soleil Enjoyment Team cancelled its exhibits final 12 months and slice just about 3,500 employees thanks to the pandemic.

It was marketed to a team of its lenders led by Catalyst Capital Group late last yr following it was forced to file for creditor security.

The very last Cirque du Soleil present in Toronto was Alegria, which concluded in December 2019.

Daniel Lamarre, president and CEO of Cirque du Soleil Enjoyment Team, termed Toronto a “particular spot for us.”

“A lot more than ever, we want the shared link that are living enjoyment delivers,” Lamarre claimed in a statement Monday.

The Montreal-based mostly circus organization suggests its critically acclaimed touring spectacle Kurios — Cabinet of Curiosities returns to the town April 14 for a limited showcase at Ontario Location. (Rick Rycroft/The Canadian Press/Connected Press)