Trois-Rivières, October 18, 2017 - The entire team of the Corporation des Événements de Trois-Rivières is pleased to officially announce the fourth Tribute Series show by the Cirque du Soleil during the 2018 summer season. This show created and produced by 45 DEGREES, the company of special events and projects of the Cirque du Soleil, will pay tribute to Les Colocs, a formation that greatly influenced music in the 90s in the province of Quebec.
"We are delighted to be able to pay tribute to this emblematic group, our creative team is very inspired by the work of Les Colocs, a cornerstone in the history of Quebec music. The possibilities to surprise the Trois-Rivières public this summer are numerous, it’s a rendezvous this year again at the Cogeco Amphitheatre! "Says Yasmine Khalil, executive producer of the show and president of 45 DEGREES.
It’s a passionate team, under the creative direction of Daniel Fortin, for the fourth consecutive year, which will raise this show created exclusively for the Cogeco Amphitheatre.
"Cirque du Soleil shows have been the foundation of the Cogeco Amphitheatre program for four years now. The Tribute Series has gained a prominent place in Quebecers hearts. We are very excited to discover the universe of the group Les Colocs in this new theme. Their very diverse musical universe will undoubtedly charm a large audience » said Mr. Roger Picard, President of the Corporation.
Production and creation: 45 DEGREES.
The Tribute Series show – Les Colocs, created by Cirque du Soleil, will be presented exclusively at the Cogeco Amphitheatre from July 18 to August 18, 2018 for a total of twenty (20) performances. Tickets, available starting at $ 49, will be available from 11am on Saturday, October 21st, 2017, online at www.amphitheatrecogeco.com and at the J.-Antonio-Thompson Box Office at 819-380-9797 or 1-866-416-9797.