Former athletes share what it's like performing in Cirque du Soleil Luzia

Posted at 2:05 PM, Jul 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-03 16:05:01-04

DENVER--  Have you had a chance to see the Cirque Du Soleil show, Luzia?

It’s in Denver until July 9. So why are we talking about it in sports, and not performing arts? It turns out that 40 percent of the artists are former college and pro athletes.

So Denver 7 Sports Anchor Alison Mastrangelo had a chance to meet up with some the artists to learn how they use their athletic abilities to perform on stage. Watch the story in the video player above.