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Cirque du Soleil Swings into TV with Big Top Academy

Discovery Kids Latin America and Cirque du Soleil Images, the multimedia production division of Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group, have partnered to launch original live-action series Big Top Academy. Set in a circus arts boarding school and exploring the lives of young acrobats training to become professional circus artists, the show is produced by Montreal, Canada’s Apartment 11 Productions, in association with Canadian pubcaster TVOKids.

Big Top Academywill premiere on Discovery Kids (LatAm) and TVOKids (Canada) on October 15. It’s the first live-action children’s show from Cirque du Soleil, which announced it would expand its kids entertainment portfolio when it acquired Minnesota-based VStar Entertainment Group in July…

 

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