Cirque du Soleil on Cinedigm
January 5, 2023
Cinedigm has signed an exclusive agreement with Cirque du Soleil to bring nearly 30 hours of live show performances, documentaries, and acrobatic content to AVoD, FAST and TVoD platforms across the US.
Beginning in March, Cinedigm will feature blocks of Cirque du Soleil content on its flagship streaming service Cineverse along with Dove Channel, Docurama, and AsianCrush, in addition to releasing select content to its third-party platform partners. Cirque du Soleil plans on expanding its content offering by adding new series and show-based programmes throughout 2023.
Cirque du Soleil’s content library features several full-length Cirque du Soleil show performances such as KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities, VOLTA, LUZIA, AMALUNA,andKOOZA. Documentaries in the content deal, offering insider looks regarding some of the company’s most iconic shows, range from Mystère – The Mystère of Mystère, Luzia – The Story of an Encounter to Alegría – A Wind of Change and Crystal – Gliding Higher. The content package also includes a variety of Cirque du Soleil Masterclasses, 60-minute and ‘Best Of’ acrobatic specials.
Yolanda Macias, Chief Content Officer at Cinedigm, commented: “This partnership with Cirque du Soleil is a benchmark moment for Cinedigm as the word ‘unique’ simply does not do justice for the brand of entertainment and innovation this group of immensely talented performers brings to the stage.” She added, “Our enthusiast viewers who have seen these shows will enjoy watching them again, and people who are new to the Cirque du Soleil creative universe will find themselves completely engrossed while consuming these amazing world-class events.”
“We are excited to partner with Cinedigm to continue expanding our entertainment offering beyond our staged productions,'” added Sebastien Ouimet, Head of Filmed and Immersive Entertainment for Cirque du Soleil. This partnership allows us to provide our fans with exclusive access to the front-row seats and behind-the-scenes of Cirque du Soleil’s most iconic productions, directly from home.”