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Average customer review: 4.5 star rating (4.5 Stars)

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5.0 star rating Ultra-Satisfied from New York

OUTSTANDING ENTERTAINMENT

A slickly-produced hybrid of theater, cabaret and circus. I'm still amazed to think that most of the action takes place on a tiny circular stage that appeared no more than 8 feet in diameter. Being in the front row is highly recommended, as it adds an additional kick of adrenaline to the festivities. To anyone who experiences less than multiple pleasure surges throughout this 90-minute adventure, you might want to have your vitals checked by a medical professional.

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5.0 star rating WC from New York

DON'T MISS THIS SHOW! THIS IS THE ONE CIRCUS TO SEE!

This is an amazing,sexy and unique show! The performers are all spectacular--how anyone can call this show boring is beyond me, must be on downers. This is a truly entertaining show for adults--some aspects are hard to handle but for the most part you will be Very happy you took a chance on this marvel:)

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5.0 star rating Anonymous from New York

AMAZING

I am not sure why there are any negative reviews for This show, but it was one of the best productions I have ever seen. I could care less if there was a story, the show did have a NY theme and the performances moved smoothly from one to the next. It had the right amount of comedy and more then enough incredible acts. I've seen many of the cirque du soleil productions and this rivals the best of them.

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4.5 star rating DC from New York

UNIQUE & ABSOLUTELY WORTH SEEING!

The ONLY reason this isn't five stars is I have to acknowledge some people may find the cursing, sexual innuendo or brief nudity offensive. I really didn't. It is what it is. See a show unlike any other, with athletisim, art, music, atmosphere and humor. I just have no idea what the reviewer who didn't like this show expected. Or has previously seen. We saw the prior Spiegelworld and have seen many Cirque de Soliel shows. This is great.

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3.0 star rating Muffin from New Orleans, Louisiana

EMPIRE STIKES OUT

I went to a preview on Sat May 26th. The story is very WEAK. I'm not sure why they are recalling old NY and mixing in Occupy Wall Street at the same time. The acrobatics are AWESOME especially the pair of men. I still don't understand the Asian daughter who ends in a swan outfit on toe- doing poor forced ballet...The guy doing the live Calder type sculpture was great, but he needs the cute girls with feathers to dance around the floor as it was incredibly boring to some and fascinating to others I was with. The Purple woman is excellent. The ringmaster and his wife puking bananas is something I still wish i had NEVER witnessed and was fearing I would have banana spit in my hair... it was gross. it was lame. the swearing at the beginning was also lame. The beautiful acrobatics kept the show going. GET A BOOTH if you go. don't pick a small table on the floor... the end reference to Star Wars was the weakest part as it had nothing to do with Sci Fi... for me this show struck OUT...

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