The logo and name of Cirques du Soleil

The international circus theater Cirque du Soleil’s name translates to “Circus of the Sun” in French. This title captures the essence of their performances, symbolizing the radiant energy, creativity, and awe-inspiring spectacle that unfolds under the metaphorical brilliance of the Sun.

The original version presents the zodiac as a giant circus tent in which humans and animals, the stars, show their talents. Each act becomes a cosmic performance, reflecting the harmonious dance of celestial bodies in the night sky. The twelve zodiac signs have alternating male or female polarities, represented by red and blue. In this way, the pattern emerges that you recognize when viewing a circus tent from above….