Posts in category "Cirque du Soleil"

“Dralion” (Cirque du Soleil): Don’t Even Pretend You Can Do This At Home

“Dralion” (Cirque du Soleil): Don’t Even Pretend You Can Do This At Home
Reviewed by Jasleen Jaswal Vines To me, the coolest part of a Cirque du Soleil show is sitting in awe of an incredibly talented troupe, oohing and aahing as they perform impossible physical acts with ludicrous ease. Balancing on one hand and very slowly contorting oneself into various pretzel-inspired shapes with careful precision? Propelling oneself... Read more »

Review Cirque du Soleil "OVO": Whimsical Infestation

Review Cirque du Soleil "OVO":  Whimsical Infestation
It’s dark.  The music blares. Strobe lights flash.  Bright pink, yellow and green bugs swarm the stage.  “I feel like I’m 4 years old right now,” Josh whispered to me after the first minute.  And so it begins, Cirque du Soleil presents OVO under The Big Top in The United Center parking lot.  The Quebec-based... Read more »