An experienced Cirque du Soleil acrobat performing an intricate aerial routine for the first time onstage plummeted to his death in front of a live audience in Tampa on Saturday night.
"He Was ‘Finally’ Attempting His Ambitious New Cirque Du Soleil Act. A Horrific Fall Killed Him." is from the March 19, 2018 Arts and Entertainment section of The Washington Post. It was written by Cleve R. Wootson Jr. and narrated by Sam Scholl.