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Cirque du Soleil Job Cuts

A recent video from Montreal City News discusses a minor downsizing move on Cirque du Soleil‘s part, siting reorganization and productivity as the main impetus for the laying off of 53 employees. Perhaps of equal interest are the statistics shared in the video. According to the reporter, Cirque du Soleil employs 4000 people, with 1600 of them located in Quebec. 1400 of the employees are artists, and in 2019 the company produced 19 shows worldwide.

“53 people working at Cirque du Soleil’s Montreal headquarters were laid off in November. The company says the decision was due to productivity and…”

Watch the video at Montreal City News

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