Title: Kaleido Star
English: Kaleido Star
Synonyms: Kaleido Star: New Wings
Aired: Apr 3, 2003 to Mar 27, 2004
Premiered: Spring 2003
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Shoujo
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
Summary: As a talented young acrobat, Sora has dreamed of sharing a stage with the performers of Kaleido Stage, a world renowned circus that combines graceful acrobatics, dazzling costumes, and stunts that keep audiences on the edge of their seats. She makes the move from Japan to California to audition for the show, in hopes of one day basking in the glitz and glamour. However, finding her place in such a competitive world will not be easy. Sora will shed blood, sweat, and tears on her path to becoming a performer, buoyed by the friends she makes along the way. Of course, there will also be rivals and other individuals who do not believe Sora has what it takes to shine as brightly as Kaleido Stage needs her to. Sora will need to endure these trials and tribulations in her quest to become a star, earning the respect of both those who doubt her abilities and by those who are threatened by her. Watch as Sora flies through the bright lights in Kaleido Star!