Cirque du Soleil to perform at Oscars 2012
Published Feb 17 2012, 18:48 GMT | By Kristina Bustos Cirque du Soleil
will return to the Academy Awards this year.
The circus art group, who were invited by producers Brian Grazer and Don Mischer, will present an exclusive performance at the Oscars.
The display will feature the largest Cirque du Soleil cast ever organised with more than 50 international artists from its productions around the globe for a one night only spectacle.
Cirque du Soleil performed at the Oscars for the first time in 2002 during the 74th Academy Awards telecast.Hosted
by Billy Crystal, the 84th Academy Awards will feature a number of big-name presenters
, such as Chris Rock, Emma Stone, Bradley Cooper, Tom Hanks and many more.
The 84th Academy Awards
will air on Sunday, February 28 at ABC
Watch Cirque du Soleil's tribute to Michael Jackson below: