Oakland To Be Site For Cirque
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Federal requirements for performing at a Golden Gate National Recreation Area site meant that the circus would be solely responsible for any environmental hazards caused by its installations. “We were not prepared to do that at that site, assistant tour director, said. “Nobody could guarantee us that our installations would not have an effect (at Crissy Field). There was nothing standing in our way over in Oakland,
The show, called “Quidam, opens on June 18 under a tent in the vacant lot at Alice Street and Embarcadero, across from the
Cirque has performed in San Francisco every other year since 1988. Its previous San Francisco site, at Fourth and King streets, is unavailable because of road construction.
Plans for an environmental cleanup of Crissy Field conflicted with the Cirque’s performing dates. In early September, after the National Park Service rejected the Crissy Field site, the company made a public plea for a new location. Mayor Brown pulled strings to get the talks back on the table, but by then it was too late.
Oakland had already come wooing. Dunne and another Cirque representative were wined, dined and put up on a yacht nike jr hypervenom phantom 3 and in a fancy hotel in Jack London Square. There were slide shows and pep talks and the Oakland suitors wore Cirque Tshirts. “The people in Oakland had done their homework, Dunne said. “They had looked at our Internet sites and knew exactly what we were all about and what we needed. I must say it was the best proposal I’d ever seen,
With ticket prices topping out at $45, much consideration was also given to finding a nike jr hypervenom phantom 3 safe location. “Our clientele is fairly welltodo and we wanted an area where nike kids sock boots they would feel safe, Dunne said. Jack London Square is accessible by ferry, train, automobile, bus and shuttle bus. There are five acres of adjacent parking as well as plenty of restaurants and hotels. The Cirque, an animalfree, onering circus, is as wellknown for its set designs, lighting, choreography and costumes as for its spectacular juggling, acrobatics, nike kids sock boots trapeze work and clowning by performers from all over the world.
The circus has touring companies in Europe, Japan and the United States, and a permanent company in Las Vegas. “Quidam” is currently being performed in Los Angeles.
“Quidam” is loosely translated from Old French to mean a passerby. “The show’s theme is about Mr. Nobody, somebody you wouldn’t necessarily take notice of, said Dunne, a juggler and clown, formerly with the Pickle Family Circus, plays the master of ceremonies nike jr hypervenom phantom 3.