The Night Circus Jul29

The Night Circus

Here at CGM we cannot stress enough just how happy it makes us to know that the circus is becoming increasingly popular! Successful books turned into successful movies (like Water for Elephants) are bringing back the allure that IS circus and reminding people that, beyond technology, there is...

Heat Wave Melting Ma...

In case you haven’t noticed, there’s a nation-wide heat wave going on and circus girls all over the U.S. are prime victims of melting makeup. So, if your makeup starts sliding the minute you walk outside, don’t sweat! There are ways to keep your makeup in place in the face of...

End of ZED Jul25

End of ZED

  It’s always awful when a tragic event occurs in any country in the world and it’s no surprise that after a large scale disaster, business dies down considerably. Unfortunately, such is the case for Cirque du Soleil’s ZED in Japan. It’s no secret that the Cirque...

Circus Degree offered in Mexico Jul20

Circus Degree offered in Mexico

There’s no doubt that the circus deserves its own place within the arts and its own place within education as well! Like any other career or profession it takes study, time, dedication, and as every circus artist knows, lots and lots of practice. Now for the first time in Mexico an actual degree is being offered in Performing Arts and Circus in The Mesoamerican University of Puebla (Universidad Mesoamericana de Puebla). A curriculum that has integrated 10 quarters consisting of what is widely regarded as the best of curriculums from circus schools in France, Cuba and Russia. The school’s vision is to create a new image and concept of...

Miguel Caceres Jul15

Miguel Caceres

Dreaming of a better life than the one offered in his native country (Colombia, South America) Miguel Caceres joined the circus when he was just a boy. He met his wife, Luz, while touring throughout Colombia with many different circuses. They came to the United States of America on a contract...

Cirque du Fashion: Follow up Jul11

Cirque du Fashion: F...

Following up on our previous article, Cirque du Fashion, some photos are posted below from the runway debut of the Desigual “New and Good” clothing collection. The clothing collection is a collaboration between Cirque du Soleil and Desigual. Overall, the clothing line is defined by...

Circo Amato

Here at CGM, we are not only your source for circus news but we believe that fashion is passion and love it when the two come together in perfect harmony. Such is the case for Amato Haute Couture’s recent photo series titled Circo Amato that showcases their latest bridal...

Alegría Tour Jul06

Alegría Tour

“Alegría is a mood, a state of mind. The themes of the show, whose name means “jubilation” in Spanish, are many. Power and the handing down of power over time, the evolution from ancient monarchies to modern democracies, old age, youth—it is against this backdrop that the...