Gilles Ste-Croix

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Gilles Ste-Croix
Born
NationalityCanadian
OccupationEntrepreneur
Known forCirque 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]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gilles Ste-Croix". The New York Times.
  2. ^ Reed Johnson (19 December 2009). "Cirque du Soleil putting together its Hollywood show". The Los Angeles Times.
  3. ^ Don Shirley (15 October 2004). "Cirque du Soleil to base show on Beatles music". The New York Times.
  4. ^ Terence Loose (17 December 2009). "Interview with Gilles Ste-Croix". Coast.
  5. ^ Bob Verini (26 September 2011). "Iris". Variety.
  6. ^ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-38174331

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