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Former Springs standout reaches new heights in Cirque film

Erica Linz, left, plays Mia and Benedikt Negro plays Le Vieux in "Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away," from Paramount Pictures and James Cameron. Linz grew up in Colorado Springs and attended Air Academy High School where she was named Gazette Gymnast of the Year. Photo by Courtesy of Paramount Pictures