An artiste performs at a media preview of Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities in Sydney in October. Photo: AFP An artiste performs at a media preview of Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities in Sydney in October. Photo: AFP
An artiste performs at a media preview of Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities in Sydney in October. Photo: AFP

TPG proposal for Cirque du Soleil is doomed, creditors say

  • Montreal-based company has filed for bankruptcy protection after being forced to cancel shows and lay-off performers by coronavirus pandemic
  • Plan by shareholders, including TPG and Fosun, would have left creditors with 45 per cent stake in exchange for wiping out most of Cirque’s debt

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
An artiste performs at a media preview of Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities in Sydney in October. Photo: AFP An artiste performs at a media preview of Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities in Sydney in October. Photo: AFP
An artiste performs at a media preview of Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities in Sydney in October. Photo: AFP
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