It’s tough to beat a Cirque du Soleil show for entertainment excellence. The Montreal-based theatrical company famously reinvented the circus with a modern spin. Powered by a talented troupe of artist-athletes, a Cirque show is all about innovation and artistry.
Cirque du Soleil has numerous shows crisscrossing the country, and today TicketsatWork.com is spotlighting five productions you have to see now, before they pack up their Big Top.
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1. LUZIA Seattle
Cirque du Soleil’s visually stunning new show, Luzia, has arrived in Seattle and is currently playing at Marymoor Park – dazzling audiences with cool special effects, flashy costumes, and a talented acrobats.
The limited run ends May 21, 2017. Save over 30% on select seats!
Inspired by the richness of Mexican culture, the show title blends the sound of “luz” (Spanish for light) with “lluvia” (Spanish for rain) – two elements at the heart of the new show. Prepare to be transported to an imaginary Mexico, enveloped in light and nurtured by rain.
Smoothly passing from an old movie set to the ocean to a smoky dance hall or an arid desert, Luzia cleverly brings to the stage multiple places, faces and sounds of Mexico taken from both tradition and modernity.
2. KURIOS Houston
The touring production of Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities just opened in Houston for a limited run of shows. Marvel at the remarkable cast, from aerial acrobats and contortionists to steampunk clowns.
This high-flying production delivers equal parts wonder, excitement, suspense, and fun – perfect for both children and adults.
Playing at the Sam Houston Race Park until May 21, 2017, TicketsatWork.com is featuring a sensational ticket deal for Kurios: Save over 30% on select seats!
The name of the show refers to the humble and strange characters that inhabit the Seeker’s Cabinet of Curiosities. Set to a toe-tapping, ‘30s-era jazz score, and featuring a beautiful set design and exciting costumes, Kurios is a clever tale in which time comes to a complete stop, ushering the audience into a fantasy world where everything is possible.
Kurios is helmed by a talented cast of jugglers, trapeze artists and tumblers, performing in impressively choreographed and fast-paced routines.
No need to worry about this next Cirque production leaving town. In fact, this show should definitely be part of your Disney World agenda next time you visit the Magic Kingdom in Orlando.
3. LA NOUBA Disney Springs
At Disney Springs, the waterside dining, shopping and entertainment destination at Walt Disney World Resort, Cirque du Soleil presents La Nouba, a theatrical performance featuring breathtaking acts. Take note: La Nouba is closing by the end of 2017, so see it now – and save up to 20% on tickets to the show!
“La Nouba,” from the French phrase “faire la nouba,” which means “to live it up”, is designed to stimulate the imagination from beginning to end with daring acrobatics, stunning choreography, vibrant music and whimsical characters.
The hour-and-a-half show features a spectacular international cast, from acrobats, aerialists and break-dancers to singers, trapeze artists, jugglers and clowns.
The lovely Le Théâtre inside Disney Springs was constructed especially for Cirque du Soleil. Outside, it resembles an enormous ivory circus tent. Inside, an elaborate mechanical stage includes moveable glass cages, platforms and inventive sets, with world-class sound and lighting systems that create a dreamlike metamorphosis between acts.
4. OVO Tucson
There is still time to get down to the Tucson Arena in Tucson, AZ, to see the family-friendly big top production of OVO, featuring 50 performing artists from around the globe.
With only a few shows remaining before they pack up their circus toys on April 23, 2017, you can still enjoy the show and save over 20% on select seats!
OVO is a must-see: a rush into a colorful ecosystem teeming with life, where insects work, eat, crawl, flutter, play, fight and look for love in a nonstop riot of energy and movement. There are eight total acts in OVO, each spotlighting the breathtaking acrobatic talents of the phenomenal cast.
5. OVO Cincinnati
And how’s this for a “better catch it while you can” show? OVO arrives in Cincinnati, OH, on May 11, 2017, for just six performances, wrapping up their limited engagement on May 14.
The colorful show tells the story of a mysterious egg that appears in the midst of an insect colony. The insects are intensely curious about this iconic object that represents the enigma and cycles of their lives. It is love at first sight when a gawky, quirky insect arrives in this bustling community and a fabulous ladybug catches his eye – and the feeling is mutual.
See OVO in Cincinnati and save over 35% on select seats!
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By: Jeff Hyatt