Gilles Ste-Croix

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Gilles Ste-Croix
Born La Sarre, Québec
Nationality Canadian
Occupation Entrepreneur
Known for Cirque du Soleil

Gilles Ste-Croix is a Canadian entrepreneur and the vice president and co-creator of Cirque du Soleil. He started Cirque du Soleil with co-founder, Guy Laliberté.[1][2][3][4][5] His son, Olivier Rochette, was a technician with Cirque du Soleil who was killed by a blow to the head from an aerial lift in an on-set accident in November 2016.[6]


  1. ^ "Gilles Ste-Croix". The New York Times.
  2. ^ Reed Johnson (2009-12-19). "Cirque du Soleil putting together its Hollywood show". The Los Angeles Times.
  3. ^ Don Shirley (2004-10-15). "Cirque du Soleil to base show on Beatles music". The New York Times.
  4. ^ Terence Loose (2009-12-17). "Interview with Gilles Ste-Croix". Coast.
  5. ^ Bob Verini (2011-09-26). "Iris". Variety.
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