Their initial financial hardship was relieved in by a government grant from the Canada Council for the Arts to perform as part of the th anniversary celebrations of Jacques Cartier 's voyage to Canada. Its theatrical, character-driven approach and the absence of performing animals helped define Cirque du Soleil as the contemporary circus "nouveau cirque" that it remains today. Cirque du Soleil expanded rapidly through the s and s, growing from one show to 19 shows in over cities on six continents. In partnership with these two groups, Cirque du Soleil had planned to build a residency show in the United Arab Emirates in directed by Guy Caron and Michael Curry. The company's creations have received numerous prizes and distinctions, including three Drama Desk Awards ;    seven Primetime Emmy Awards ;      multiple Gemini Awards ;   a Daytime Emmy Award ;  a Juno Award ;  and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
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It became a historic night in Orange County once the pucks were dropped in two different locations a little after 7 p. Pacific time. Both will do it again tomorrow night, as they each face rematches with tonight's opponents. It was a unique night for the Ducks, who before tonight had only scored three goals in a game twice this season, and both times the third goal came in an empty net.
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In the heart of downtown Montreal, residents of a city battered by months of dealing with the coronavirus pandemic can now indulge in a little seasonal "light therapy". On Festival Square, Montrealers can marvel at imposing luminous zoetropes, fast-revolving wheels that project illustrations from twelve books written from Quebec in a way that makes the images seem like animation. Sitting inside one of these 19th-century pre-cinematic contraptions, Alison Abrego and Salma Houaichi, both 27, push a lever towards each other that rolls the illustrations on the cylinder, giving the impression that the images are coming to life. Keeping these activities accessible and free in the city helps us get out of our bubbles a bit, with everything being so restricted, and see something else," Houaichi told AFP. Organizers say the installation, entitled "Light therapy, beating heart," and which is the eleventh time the annual Montreal event has been staged, is intended to be "fun, interactive.
A concise listing of Cape Town nightclubs, bars, parties and things to do at night, ranging from karaoke to colourful markets, stretching all the way from Muizenberg to Long Street. Cape Town invites you to attend the best nightclubs and the hottest beach bars. Home to famous party streets such as Long street, Loop Street and Bree Street, the City Bowl has a carnival flavour to it all year round.