A series of
fast-paced, kaleidoscopic images that blend light, motion, color and
sound has long been the essence of the venerable organization Cirque du
Soleil. Now, Milwaukee-area audiences will have a rare opportunity to
see a restaging of Cirque's very first traveling show, Saltimbanco, which opens a five-day run at the Bradley Center on Oct. 1. Cirque du Soleil's style borrows heavily from theater, dance and music to create a unique entertainment form, and Saltimbanco promises to make use of these distinctive elements. Cirque, which originated in...