By Holli Harms
Twas The Night Before: Cirque du Soleil’s world premiere is not to be missed. This is an ensemble of performers from all over the world. They are the best of the best acrobats and clowns, jugglers and skaters, dancers and hoop divers. They are indescribable. The show is based on the 1823 poem by Clement Clarke Moore but with the twists and turns of a Cirque du Soleil production. Ring in the cheer with Cirque du Soleil in their first-ever Holiday show. For kids from 5 to 99.
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The international casting lineup features Tuedon Ariri (Canada) performing the Aerial Hammock;
Katharine Arnold (United Kingdom) performing Aerial Cart; Rosie Axon (United Kingdom) and
Adam Jukes (England) performing Inline Skating; Ming-En Chen, Tsung-Ying Lin, Ting-Chung Wang
and Chia-Hao Yu (Taipei) performing Diablo; Michele Clark (United States) performing Hula Hoop and Isabella; Nicole Faubert and Guillaume Paquin (Canada) in Aerial Duo Straps; Francis Gadbois
(Canada) performing Box Juggling; Quentin Greco (France), Jacob Gregorie (Canada), Chauncey Kroner (United States), Timothé Vincent (France), Jinge Wang (China) and Evan Tomlinson Weintraub
(Canada) performing Hoop Diving and Acrobatic Table; Alexis Vigneault (Canada) performing Aerial Acrobatic Lamp and Jenna Beltran, Samuel Moore, Paul Ross, Diana Schoenfield and Bianca Vallar (United States), along with Kalila Hermant (Belgium) as ensemble dancers.
creative team: Daniel Fortin as Vice President Creation, Manuel Bissonnette as Creative Director,
James Hadley as Stage Director &Writer, Genevieve Lizotte as Set Designer & Art Director,
Edesia Moreno as Acrobatic Choreographer & Performance Designer, Vinh Nguyen Kinjaz
as Choreographer, Jean-Phi Goncalves as Musical Composer, James Lavoie as Costume
Designer, Maryse Gosselin as Make-UP Designer, Nicolas Brion as Light Designer, and
Ben Scheff as Sound Designer. The show is produced by Jayna Neagle under the helm
of Cirque du Soleil Producer Marie -Josee Adam and Chief Executive Producer Yasmine
Twas the Night Before…at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, visit HERE
or call 866 858 0008. For group sales call 212 465 6080. Tickets starting at $40.
Accessible and companion seats are available via the Disabled Services Department at 888 609 7599
Through December 29th Running Time: 77 minutes with no intermission at the Hulu Theater Madison Square Garden