Rings Around the World

Rings Around the World
And the same to you, Princess Stephanie!

The Mongolian Troupe will perform with Kell Miller this season

Sunday, March 18, 2018

MIDWAY FLASH: Cirque du Soleil Aerialst Falls to Death in Tampa

Yann Arnaud, above, lost his grip with an aerial strap and fell  a dozen  feet to the "stage" at 10 p.m. last night in Tampa.

Tampa Bay Times, reporting the incident, said Arnaud was rushed to a local hospital, where he later died from injuries.

The 38-year-old Arnaud was performing in Cirque's new show Volta.

“The entire Cirque du Soleil family is in shock and devastated by this tragedy,” said long-time company president Daniel Lamarre in a statement published in the Canadian Press. “Yann had been with us for over 15 years and was loved by all who had the chance to know him.”

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