New trailers for Cirque du Soleil "Axel" coming this fall

Sylvia

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Copying over info/links from the original Cirque du Soleil - on Ice thread ("Crystal" show):

AXEL website: https://www.cirquedusoleil.com/axel

First dates I see listed are October 4-5, 2019 at the Ed Lumley Arena in Cornwall, Ontario (a third show was added after the first 2 shows sold out quickly: https://www.cornwallseawaynews.com/2019/07/12/cirque-du-soleil-adds-third-show-in-cornwall/ ), followed by Oct. 11-13 in Syracuse, NY.

Soyoun Park shared this on ice group photo with her fellow AXEL castmates at the start of rehearsals in Montreal in June: https://www.instagram.com/p/By-vYVOnucB/
Karina Manta & Joe Johnson
Erika Smith & AJ Reiss
Jeremy Ten
Miyu Nakashio
Andy Buchanan
Paul Wood
Robin Johnstone
 
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In New Cirque du Soleil Ice Show, Olympian Ben Agosto And Katherine Hill Use Newfound Creativity (Sept. 26, 2019):

Katherine Hill & Ben Agosto Talk Cirque du Soleil and AXEL (Nov. 11, 2019):
https://www.ice-dance.com/site/katherine-hill-ben-agosto-talk-cirque-du-soleil-and-axel/

Manta & Johnson’s New Chapter (Nov. 12, 2019):
https://www.ice-dance.com/site/a-new-chapter-for-manta-johnson/

Erika Smith and A.J. Reiss embark on new adventure with Cirque du Soleil (Nov. 13, 2019):
http://figureskatersonline.com/news...mbark-on-new-adventure-with-cirque-du-soleil/
 

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Just got tickets for the show ... not til June! Happy to see Jeremy Ten is part of the cast. I always liked his skating.
 

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Very cool 6 minute video of manta and Johnson's day at rehearsals

 

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You can see more than one show while you are there. Their website says they have eight Cirque du Soleil shows in Las Vegas! We only get one at a time where I live and so far no Axel.
 

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Jeremy Ten explained last week why he couldn't perform his "main track as the villainous 'Vi'" in AXEL's World Premiere in Montreal last month ("...I developed a minor but debilitating labral tear in my right hip..."):

Montreal Gazette's review:
 
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I took my 12 year old nephew today and we had a great time. Karina and Joe did a great job, I won’t spoil anything but in one portion she worked her costume perfectly.

Unfortunately the crowd was small and they have a performance tomorrow when the whole area will be shut down for a KC Super Bowl party. It will be chaos down there, glad I had tickets for today.
 

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Not surprisingly, there are cancellations of most, if not all, of the Cirque traveling shows:

What are the measures taken by Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group to respond to *********-19 *********?​
Taking into consideration the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Center for Disease Control (CDC) recommendation for social distancing as well as the escalation of the ******** (*********-19) *********, following cancellations and/or postponements of numerous Cirque du Soleil shows in recent days, Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group announced the immediate temporary suspension of the following Cirque du Soleil touring shows:​
Big Top​
Alegria – Austin, Chicago and Houston​
BAZZAR – New Orleans and Salt Lake City​
Under the Same Sky – Montréal and Boston​
KOOZA – Tel Aviv​
LUZIA – Meloneras​
TOTEM – Munich​
VOLTA – Costa Mesa and Denver​
KURIOS – Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth​
Arena​
AXEL – United States, British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan
Blue Man Group World Tour – Switzerland, Netherlands, Portugal​
CORTEO – France, Denmark, Sweden, Belgium​
CRYSTAL – U.K., United States and Canada​
OVO – United States​


There's also this:

Will customers be reimbursed?​
All customers who purchased tickets for a Cirque du Soleil show will be contacted by their point of sale.
If you have any questions, please write to [email protected].​

It's not dated, so I don't know when this was posted to the site. I haven't yet heard from the arena in Everett; it manages its own ticket sales.
 

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Soyoun Park says she's coming back to Korea.

 

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