Circus News

Local Students Experience Cirque de Soleil Up Close and Personal

Char Lan District High School students in Williamstown were treated to a performance on Wednesday, October 14th, by Indigenous hoop dancer Feryn King, who had previously toured with Cirque de Soleil. 

King, a resident of Akewsasne, recently toured throughout Europe with Cirque de Soleil; however, the show was put on hold due to Covid-19. As a result, King was able to perform at Char Lan and display her talent and share Indigenous traditions with students, socially distanced, outdoors.

King performed with the travelling circus in “Totem,” with the theme “Evolution of Humanity.”  While her show is on hold, she continues to teach and perform locally and shares her love of dance with the community…

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