CIRQUE DU SOLEIL PRESENTS BRAND NEW 60-MINUTE SPECIAL THIS WEEK FEATURING STELLAR ACTS FROM ONE NIGHT FOR ONE DROP™
Premiering this Friday, May 1st, at 12 p.m. PT / 3 p.m. ET on CirqueConnect
This Friday, Cirque du Soleil and One Drop Foundation will join forces to present a 60-minute special, featuring unforgettable moments from previous editions of One Night for One Drop™, an annual philanthropic event imagined by Cirque du Soleil and presented by MGM Resorts International in support of One Drop™. The program, featuring surprise guest appearances, will be free to stream at cirquedusoleil.com/cirqueconnect and will showcase international water foundation One Drop, while highlighting the impressive collaborative work between One Drop and Cirque du Soleil over the years.
United by the power of art, One Drop and Cirque du Soleil are proud to create remarkable entertainment while making a strong commitment toward a better world. The CirqueConnect content hub provides a source of high-quality entertainment for fans to enjoy new content every week from the comfort of their homes, as safety measures to combat the Coronavirus (COVID-19) have suspended live entertainment across the globe.
Tune in this Friday, 12 p.m. PT / 3 p.m. ET, for the exclusive One Night for One Drop 60-minute special at cirquedusoleil.com/cirqueconnect.
About Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group
Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group is a world leader in live entertainment. On top of producing world-renowned circus arts shows, the Canadian organization brings its creative approach to a large variety of entertainment forms such as multimedia productions, immersive experiences, theme parks and special events. Going beyond its various creations, Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group aims to make a positive impact on people, communities and the planet with its most important tools: creativity and art. For more information about Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group, please visit CDSentertainmentgroup.com
About One Drop
One Drop is an international foundation created by Cirque du Soleil and Lune Rouge founder Guy Laliberté with the vision of a better world, where all have access to living conditions that allow empowerment and development. Our mission is to ensure sustainable access to safe water and sanitation for some of the most vulnerable communities through innovative partnerships, creativity and the power of art. Together with its partners, One Drop deploys its unique Social Art for Behaviour Change™ approach designed to sustainably foster the adoption of healthy water, sanitation and hygiene-related behaviours and empower communities. For this to be possible, One Drop puts together novel fundraising initiatives supported by a visionary community of partners and donors. One Drop counts over 12 years of turning water into action, with projects that will soon have improved the living conditions of over 2.1 million people around the world. In 2019, the Foundation was recognized for a second year in a row by Charity Intelligence, this time as one of the Top 10 International Impact Charities in Canada.
To learn more about One Drop, visit www.onedrop.org. Interact with One Drop on Facebook and Twitter at @onedrop, or on Instagram @1dropwater.