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Cirque du Soleil and James Cameron will create a live 'Avatar' show
Cirque du Soleil and James Cameron will create a live 'Avatar' show

The blue-skinned Na'vi creatures of the 2009 movie "Avatar" will get the Cirque du Soleil treatment in a new live production that is being developed by James Cameron and the Montreal company. The arena show is expected to open in late 2015, before the first of three upcoming "Avatar" sequels hits the big screen. Cirque announced the "Avatar" show on Thursday at a trade conference in Montreal. "Our relationship with Jim Cameron began with my visit at his 'Avatar' cutting room," said Daniel Lamarre, president and chief executive of Cirque.  The new production will feature a collaboration between Cirque and Lightstorm...

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