Au Revoir, Quidam

Sorry this post is a longer one..

The cast and crew of Quidam gave their final performance on February 26 in Christchurch, New Zealand.  I would have written about it then, but my job(s) took up too much of my time, and I am just now able to sit, reflect, and write.

I had the incredible fortune to obtain access to the live webcast which started at 12:00 am my time. After animation and before Zoe entered the stage they gave this statement:

“Ladies and Gentlemen, tonight we celebrate a very special occasion as we bid farewell to one of Cirque du Soleil’s most classic, iconic, and beloved shows. For 20 years, Quidam has delighted more than 14 million spectators, visiting 241 cities in 42 countries, circling the globe twice. We are proud and honored to present the very last performance tonight, here with you in ChristChurch, New Zealand. And now, for one final time., Quidam!”

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