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REVIEW: Cirque Du Soleil – Kurios

Cirque Du Soleil’s Kurios is not just a show it is a whole universe. Set at the turn of the last century, the show is a combination of Jules Verne and Vaudeville, on steroids. From the charming and cheeky aviator (Rola Bola) taunting the audience with his fearsome flight above them on a trapeze swinging above […]

Cirque Du Soleil – Kurios

The circus is coming to town, however, this is not just any circus. This is the amazing Cirque Du Soleil with yet another dazzling show to tantalise, enthuse and inspire our hearts, souls, and minds. An energetic force field of magic to be reckoned with. A Cabinet Of Curiosities to be analysed, philosophised and immortalised as fantastical […]

À Ố Làng Phố

“À Ố Làng Phố means ‘from village to the city’”, explains Tuan Le, show director and founding member of the Nouveau Cirque du Vietnam. Le has performed with Cirque du Soleil and he was the head choreographer and co-creator for Toruk: The First Flight, the Avatar-inspired Cirque du Soleil show. When he returned to Vietnam after […]

Fantasm – 1001 Nights

“Australia has never seen anything like this before,” says producer/dancer Jrisi Jusakos, describing the new show from dance company, Bellydance Evolution called Fantasm - 1001 Nights. The show has already toured around Europe and Asia to elated audiences, and now it is doing a limited season in Australia. Fantasm tells the famous Arabian folk stories […]

REVIEW: Blanc de Blanc Encore

Blanc de Blanc Encore is an intoxicating, vivacious evening of high-class cabaret bubbling with surprises. There isn’t a dull moment in this thrilling show packed with burlesque, comedy, aerial arts, live singing and lip-syncing – with plenty of eye-candy and audience interaction to boot. This Strut & Fret production comes from the creators behind the […]

Cirque du Soleil: Toruk – The First Flight

Cirque du Soleil has a reputation for pushing creative boundaries and relentlessly innovating. Their latest offering, Toruk - The First Flight, is case in point. Based on the James Cameron movie Avatar, Toruk is a hybrid of theatre and circus featuring large scale puppetry. Being part of a Cirque du Soleil show means expanding your […]

Kooza by Cirque du Soleil

The world renowned Cirque du Soleil not only returned to Sydney this week, but also returns to its roots as it pays homage to the traditions of circus performance with their death defying and colourful show Kooza. Since its world premiere in Montreal in 2007, Kooza has been seen by over 7 million people around the […]

Cirque du Soleil – Totem

Cirque du Soleil has another hit on their hands with Totem. Billed as a “fascinating journey into the evolution of mankind”, the production uses trademark aerials, acrobatics and gravity-defying stunts to enthral audiences. Over two acts the origins of humanity are explored using colourful costumes, simple but creative set design, and mesmerising live music. It’s […]

REVIEW – MICHAEL JACKSON THE IMMORTAL WORLD TOUR

If this is a tribute show then it is the ultimate homage. Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour by Cirque du Soleil, is a spectacular creation that celebrates the undisputed King of pop’s musical legacy. Cirque du Soleil is the only entertainment company that could match Jackson’s creativity, innovation and dedication to performing. It makes […]

MICHAEL JACKSON THE IMMORTAL WORLD TOUR

It is widely regarded that Michael Jackson was (and for some always will be) the undisputed King of pop. He was a creative genius who pioneered impressive advances in music production, created gravity-defying dance moves, and was always trying to better his self both musically and personally, as well as encouraging humanity to ‘heal the […]