Cirque du Soleil brings acrobatic wonder to the ice with ‘Crystal’

It’s been a while since Cirque du Soleil was in North Carolina, thanks to House Bill 2, the so-called “Bathroom Bill” that prompted the company to cancel performances in Raleigh, Greensboro and Charlotte in 2016.

But Cirque is back this month with “CRYSTAL,” which is the first time the 34-year-old Montreal-based company has taken to the ice.

“CRYSTAL” plays Raleigh’s PNC Arena Aug. 15-19, and also Greensboro Coliseum Aug. 22-26. Here are four things to know about the show.

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Cirque du Soleil presents “CRYSTAL: A Breakthrough Ice Experience”

When: Aug. 15-19
Where: PNC Arena, Raleigh
Cost: $34-$130
Information: 919-861-2300 or


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