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Ford Center for Performing Arts, 214 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10019

Formerly Foxwoods Theatre


Ended 16 Apr 2017 after 11 months

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"It's the sort of breathtaking, beautiful athleticism you expect from Cirque du Soleil, and it's thrilling."

Entertainment Weekly

Closed 16 Apr 2017

Cirque Returns to New York!

Cirque du Soleil has dazzled audiences the world over, and now it's finally coming to Broadway with its boldest, most heart-soaring spectacle ever. PARAMOUR spins the thrilling tale of a beautiful young actress forced to choose between love and art in the glamorous world of Golden Age Hollywood. Featuring eye-popping acrobatics and sumptuous music and dance, PARAMOUR is a groundbreaking new event that will transport you to a sublime world of emotion and awe as it walks the exhilarating tightrope of the heart.

Cirque, broadway Style

What's Cirque's latest show about? It's set in the golden age of Hollywood and follows the fortunes of a young poet who is forced to choose between love and art. Promising to blend Cirque trademark spectacle with a book-driven narrative and seasoned stage performers in the lead roles, Paramour is a new chapter in the history of Cirque and one of 2016's most anticipated events!

Did You Know?

Cirque Du Soleil isn't just taking over Broadway, they'll soon be giving Disneyworld a run for its money as well! The company have a huge theme park in the works, due to open in 2018 in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico.

Additional Information


Previews from: 16 April 2016

Opening night: 25 May 2016

Closing night: 16 April 2017


Suitable for audiences of all ages

Run time

Two hours and 15 minutes including one intermission

Show times


And before you stop reading

Photos by Richard Termine and Joan Marcus


Cirque Du Soleil's Paramour is exhilarating entertainment!

Cirque Du Soleil's Paramour pays great homage to the human mind, body and spirit as these performers push boundaries and soar (there are people who literally soar over the audience!) It is a thrilling show as artists fling themselves more »

What You Say

2 reviews, average rating: (5.0 Stars)

Anne G.: “One Of The Best Broadway Shows I've Seen.”

We're from Brooklyn, NY and go to the theater often. My husband wanted to s... more

Lynn L: “Speachless!”

One of the best show i have ever seen. Best on boradway at the moment. New... more

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