Here are a few of the many rave reviews for Cirque de la Symphonie.
Washington DC METRO THEATER ARTS
"the ushers .. helped me pick my jaw up off the floor."
"an amazing combination of classical music and incredible cirque performances"
"two great tastes that taste great together"
"audiences applauding throughout the performance, audibly gasping, laughing, and crying out in delight"
"I promised myself that I wouldn't gush, but that's really what the program deserves."
"nothing short of breathtaking"
"It would take too long to praise each and every act, but rest assured that the entirety of Cirque de la Symphonie deserves it."
"an evening that should appeal to everyone — young and old, fans of classical music, and otherwise"
THE SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER
"Cirque de la Symphonie dazzles and defies death"
"full house of delighted and mesmerized adults and children ... a crowd pleasing joy to behold"
"beauty and delicacy ... incredible precision and timing ... dramatic applause and cheering"
"Symphony presents a treat for eyes and ears"
"The only question after Thursday evening's sold out Pittsburgh Symphony Pops presentation of Cirque de la Symphonie is: How soon will the musically adept circus act return to Heinz Hall?"
"The audience was extremely enthusiastic."
"MSO flies high with acrobats"
"aesthetically spectacular program"
"Minus the performing animals and sawdust, the big top has come to town, big time."
"They earned the extended cheering you would expect from sports crowds."
"Symphony plus circus equals a spectacular show!"
"Jaw-dropping ... a well-deserved standing ovation"
THE SEATTLE TIMES
"The capacity crowd that turned out for Cirque de la Symphonie could not have been more pleased."
"The artists provided some great thrills."
"World-class performers achieved the seemingly impossible."
"an audience willing to surrender to every nuance or peak ... a successfully dreamy evening"
THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER
"Cirque de la Symphonie wows Verizon"
"The crowd was large and happy and ate it up, and rightly so." ... "Every routine was a delight."
"a memorable, entertaining evening that, if repeated, will surely draw them in again."
"the most exciting idea to hit the symphonic pops circuit in some time"
"seemingly impossible combinations of strength and acrobatics"
"It was all artfully and gracefully done, with stylish European flair."
"I just have three more words to add about Cirque de la Symphonie: Bring 'em back!"
THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER
"Cirque De La Symphonie Mixes Music with Big-Top Action"
"gravity-defying feats" "Cirque de la Symphonie is all right!"