Discovery Kids, the leading pay TV network for preschoolers in Latin America,
and Cirque du Soleil Images, the multimedia production division of Cirque du
Soleil Entertainment Group present “BIG TOP ACADEMY,” an original live-action
kids series by Apartment 11 Productions in association with TVOkids.
Set in a fictitious circus arts boarding school, “BIG TOP ACADEMY” tells
the story of an extraordinary group of young acrobats who dream of becoming
professional circus artists. The series, the first ever live-action kids
series for Cirque du Soleil, transports young viewers to the exciting and
colourful circus universe.
As the young group of students at BIG TOP ACADEMY strive towards personal
excellence, they learn to work as a team and transcend their own limits.
Fast-paced and high-energy, the series tells the story of eight students –
Nicholas, Maxwell, April, Phoenix, Chase, Ella, Celeste and Axel – who hail
from different walks of life and have a variety of skills: some are already
circus artists, others come from ballet and gymnastics, while a few have no
formal training at all. Heading up the school is the firm but friendly
headmistress, Miss G., along with stern athletics director Sir Rayne and
wacky teacher Ms. Martel. Miss G will mold the young students into the best
circus artists they can be.At this prestigious school, the value of friendship
is enhanced, the stakes are high, the risks are real, the rivalries are
intense and the obstacles formidable.
|Premiere: ||December 9, 2016 |
|Type: ||TV Series |