Cirque Du Soleil in South Mississippi

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - When the international sensation Cirque Du Soleil comes to town it is must see entertainment. The touring show Saltimbanco will be performed at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum through Sunday.

Cirque performers are world class athletes who seem to defy gravity and redefine entertainment.

The touring company's head coach, Michael Ocampo is a top echelon gymnast who says the show elevates audiences.

"It's colorful, very right and joyous," Ocampo says.

Saltimbanco has been performed before 10 million people since its debut in 1992.