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Giveaway: Opening Night Tickets to Cirque du Soleil’s TORUK The First Flight (Edmonton)

Cirque du Soleil TORUK

Mike and I have been to a few Cirque du Soleil shows over the years and we always come away from them feeling just in awe. 

The artistry, the incredible stunts, the beautiful and elaborate sets, costumes, make up, music, storytelling – there hasn’t been a Cirque show we’ve gone to that didn’t amaze us. 

That’s why I’m so excited to see the upcoming Cirque du Soleil’s TORUK: The First Flight in the new Rogers Place this December! 

Cirque du Soleil TORUK
Photo: Errisson Lawrence Costumes: Kym Barrett Β© 2015 Cirque du Soleil

TORUK comes to Edmonton Dec. 22-26, 2016 (yay, Christmastime!) 

This touring Cirque show is inspired by James Cameron’s Avatar, and brings you into the world of Pandora. The experience is described as a “living ode to the Na’vi’s symbiotic coexistance with nature and their belief in the basic interconnectedness of all living things.” TORUK is set thousands of years before the events of the Avatar movie (before any humans set foot on Pandora). 

Mike and I will be going for opening night but I’m also giving away a pair of tickets so you can experience the show on opening night too. It’s like an early Christmas gift! 

Check out the promotional video and enter to win below:

** GIVEAWAY **

There are a few ways you can enter for a chance to win a pair of opening night tickets to TORUK in Edmonton, including: 

  • Leaving a comment on this blog post telling me who you’d take to see TORUK. 
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Opening Night Tickets to Cirque du Soleil’s TORUK

Please note: comments are moderated so if yours doesn’t appear right away, that’s normal! 

I’ll select a winner when the giveaway closes on December 11, 2016.

Good luck!!  

Linda

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Disclaimer: I will always provide my 100% honest opinion on this blog. TORUK’s promoter reached out to offer me complimentary tickets to the show, as well as a pair of tickets to give away to readers. This does not affect the opinions stated in this post. (I wouldn’t say I liked it if it didn’t!)

Linda Hoang is an Edmonton blogger who writes about food, travel, lifestyle/events and pets. She's also a social media/digital specialist with a journalism background. Linda is in love with her city and loves exploring and promoting Edmonton and other places she visits with her husband Mike. Linda is also the founder of the Edmonton International Cat Festival (and has 2 cats herself, along with 2 dogs).

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59 Comments

  • Reeza

    Cirque du Soleils performances are always amazing. Human capabilities are amazing.

  • Miranda

    I would bring my parents, my dad loves Cirque!

  • Radka Ruzicka

    I love Cirque! I would take my significant other – he’s never seen a Cirque performance and I know he would absolutely love it.

  • Nancy

    I would take my son or daughter to TORUK

  • Ashley

    Great date night before the Christmas craziness!

  • Dominic cloutier

    I love cirque – it’s such a great spectacle – would love to see this – 5)-!&:

  • Jennifer Shirtliff

    I have never got to see cirque, and I loved Avatar, so this would be an amazing experience. I would take my partner, Paul 😊. He’s never seen cirque either.

  • Hilda

    Yes! Haven’t been to a cirque du soleil so would love to win tix!

  • Yolanda Chang

    I would take my boyfriend! A cirque show was one of the first dates we ever did and that was almost ten years ago! Would love the chance to see one with him again, so many years later.

  • Andrea Womacks

    I’d take my husband to see Cirque!

  • womackskevin@yahoo.com

    I’d take my wife! She loves Cirque!

  • PearlBlackDragon (@PearlBDdragon)

    I’ve seen Cirque with my kids. I would send them on a Brother/Sister Night out. They love Cirque

  • Amy

    I’d take my boyfriend :) it’d be a date different from our typical ones :) Plus I’ll finally get to see th arena !

  • Leighton Engen

    of course i would take my wife!

  • Kristine

    I’ve love to attend a show as I’ve never had the opportunity and I’ve heard such amazing things from everyone. I might even be able to convince my husband to attend with me!

  • Carrie Hamilton

    I would take my husband, Chris.

  • Melanie

    I’d take my husband, Ryan!

  • Lisa T.

    I would take my husband to Toruk for a date night :) Thanks for the chance!

  • Jamie Fetting

    I would take my husband Brock! Or my mom :) Would be so cool to see!

  • Ryan Gillen

    I would for sure be taking my wife Kristin!!

  • Nadia G

    I loved the brilliant colors in Avatar. I bet this would be spectacular!!

  • Debbie

    I would take my Husband, we both really enjoy the Cirque.

  • Alex

    Would love to take my husband out for a date night!

  • Neko (@Neko01)

    If I win the tickets, I hope my parents can go. They would love to see this any Cirque show and to see the new arena for the first time!

  • Sarah Fung

    I’d take my mom! :)

  • Colin

    I would take my girlfriend.

  • Jeff

    I would bring Chithra! You know her, I think. Pick this entry plz. Thanks.

  • Brenden

    I LOVE CIRQUE! Would love to go!

  • Crystal Komanchuk P R

    I would take my boyfriend — I LOVE Avatar!

  • Alexandra

    I would take my partner, Geoff!

  • Jeri Wolf

    It would be hard to decide between Debbie or Jackie.

  • Marlo

    I would take my husband. We saw a Cirque show on our honeymoon, and only one since then. This looks great!

  • Robert O'Keefe

    my lovely wife of course!

  • Patricia

    I’d take my friend Henry to see TORUK

  • Mary Koehn

    I would take my husband to the show!

  • Jodie Bakker

    This would be such an amazing show! I would definitely take my handsome gentleman, Chad.

  • Emilio I. Carballido

    I would give the tickets to my wife so she can take my 9 year old daughter, never been to Cirque du Soleil

  • Dennis

    Our whole family loves Cirque. We go whenever we can. Looks like a great new show. I would let my 2 kids go

  • Argenplath

    I would probably take my sister – we both really like Cirque shows! :)

  • JoΓ«l Rivero (@thefirstjoel)

    I would take my lovely wife! :)

  • Lisette Vienneau

    Living in Fort St John BC we do not get to see amazing shows like this one and we are actually visiting family in Edmunton during this Holiday, would be perfect for my family.

  • Leah

    I would take my husband for a date night ❀

  • Tina

    This would be incredible! My husband and I would love to see this show so much!

  • Vivian M

    I have never been to any large shows despite living in Edmonton all my life so now’s the time!

  • Carolina G

    I would love to take my husband.

  • Kim Krock

    I would love to bring my husband. He is a Cirque virgin. I’ve been to one show & it was amazing!

  • Chris Krock

    I would like to bring my wife to see the show. It would be my first time.

  • Lee-Ann

    I would take my nephew – it’s his birthday coming up and this would be great!

  • Lillian Tse

    Sounds awesome! I love all the Cirque shows! I would bring Dan with me! :)

  • NewtoEdm

    Cirque shows are amazing

  • Sugandha Mahajan

    Wow, just look at those colours in the photo. So magnificent! Would love to see this spectacle.

  • Sugandha Mahajan

    I did all the actions related to Twitter – tweet about the giveaway, followed Bottom Line Pro on Twitter (I am already your Twitter follower) but none of those actions registered…Can you please help? Thanks!

  • Spriha

    I really want to take my friend Brandon, he’s never been anything of this sort and what a more perfect show to start off with than TORUK! AH I’m super stoked that they will be performing this in Edmonton! Perfect way to start of finishing a semester of university too!

  • Sugandha Mahajan

    I commented earlier but realized I didn’t mention who I’d like to take with me. I’d take my husband. Both of us have been fascinated by the Cirque du Soleil for a long time now and this seems like an opportunity as good as any. It’s winter time and what better way than the Cirque to be inside (Rogers Place) and watch a spectacle. So stoked the troupe is in Edmonton :-)

  • Alex Migdal

    Hoping to take my partner, Kate, for our fast-approaching four-year anniversary.

  • Roselyn Gray

    My husband who I’m sure will enjoy this show!

  • Belinda

    I would take my friend who appreciates the arts as I much as I do!

  • YY

    I wanna take my mom there since she has never been to any of these shows & that would be awesome.

  • Review: Cirque du Soleil's TORUK: The First Flight - LINDA HOANG

    […] Rogers Place for the first time to see Cirque du Soleil’s TORUK: The First Flight! I had given away a pair of tickets earlier this month (congrats to Debbie!) and we were fortunate enough to have been invited by Bottom Line […]

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