From the Imagination of Neil Goldberg
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Cirque Dreams KidsTime is a series of professionally developed and crafted programs tailored for kids to LEARN, LAUGH and EXPLORE their own imaginations in an educational and creative environment led by Cirque Dreams talented performers and skilled experts.
Cirque Dreams KidsTime is an hour-long masterclass for minors. Participants between the ages of six and 12 will participate in lessons ranging from choreographed stretching and group interactions to motivational developmental activities and cognitive enrichment. Programs include:
• Jingle Juggling – pairing the art of manipulation with musical timing, precision and showmanship.
• Fast Step — blending synchronized rope-skipping and movements with exercise and body coordination.
• Explorabotics — exploring artistic imagery and shapes with rhythmic acrobatics, gymnastics and balancing.
Demonstrations by professionals will showcase each of the masterful art forms in an entertaining fashion followed by an immersive interactive experience. Cirque Dreams KidsTime is designed to fulfill children’s appetites for creative activity while expanding their horizons in a healthy, nurturing and fun environment.
Cirque Dreams KidsTime production comes to realization after years of praise from critics and families alike who have experienced and witnessed Cirque Dreams impact on youth. Nickelodeon ParentsConnect proclaims Cirque Dreams entertainment “A magical, dazzling, jaw-dropping feast for the eyes and on a scale from 1-10… AWESOME!” Macaroni Kid hails it “Breathtaking and hold-your-breath exciting.” Parentworld.com endorses Cirque Dreams as “A flawless exhibition of top-notch athleticism…the perfect family performance.”Return to Top >>
Now in its 5th year of touring multiple simultaneous productions, CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE is “so full of energy it could end our dependence on oil” according to the New York Daily News and “stuffed with so much holiday cheer and audacious acts, Scrooge would exit with a big ol’ smile on his face” proclaims the Erie Times News about this “Broadway-worthy spectacle”.
Renowned director Neil Goldberg re-imagines the holiday season with sparkle and suspense one can only dream of in a HOLIDAZE. An international cast of multi-talented and brilliantly costumed artists come to life and perform astonishing feats of disbelief. Experience gingerbread men flipping mid air, toy soldiers marching on thin wires, snowmen daringly balancing, icemen powerfully sculpting, penguins spinning, puppets dancing and reindeer soaring high above a landscape of holiday wonderment. An original music score and some seasonal favorites accompany hundreds of spectacular costumes and holiday dreams in a setting of gigantic gifts, colossal candy canes and 30-foot towering soldiers. The perfect way to come in from the cold, forget the holiday stresses and rediscover the magic of the season.
Don’t miss the international sensation that “Dazzled…at The Kennedy Center” according to the Washington Post… CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE
Broadway World calls Cirque Dreams Holidaze “The Perfect Holiday Gift…chock full of stupefying stunts that Cirque Dreams’s competitors aren’t even attempting. This is a show that everyone will enjoy, children and adults alike. It’s colorful, festive, imaginative, inventive, and thoroughly entertaining. While they may not be as well-known as Cirque du Soleil or Ringling Bros, Cirque Dreams is certainly just as strong, and Holidaze rivals The Rockettes’ Radio City Christmas Spectacular in terms of production quality and entertainment value. Read more: http://nationaltours.broadwayworld.com/article/BWW-Reviews-CIRQUE-DREAMS-HOLIDAZE-is-a-Perfect-Christmas-Gift-20121121#ixzz2D4UQwFjkReturn to Top >>
CIRQUE DREAMS ROCKS is the newest musical stage spectacle from CIRQUE DREAMS and the mind of Neil Goldberg, creator of the groundbreaking Broadway hit “Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy” and the famed Cirque Dreams entertainment brand. This one-of a kind variety show unites generations through a mash-up of celebrated pop and rock tunes that will entertain family audiences of all ages. Cirque Dreams daring aerialists, gravity defying balancers, powerful strongmen and an array of edgy awe-inspiring acts are accompanied by a hip dance crew, cool singers and a jammin’ band performing over 20-chart topping hits live on stage.
Goldberg’s stage wizardry blends an international cast of astonishing Cirque Dreamers who transform a carnival funhouse into a rock ‘n’ roll party that’s movin’ & groovin’ to an original live band. Music and fantasy ignite the funhouse when Jack pops out of his box and catapults the artists into feats of impossibilities, mayhem and uncontrollable sensory spectacle that never stops until…Jack’s back in the box. The songs for CIRQUE DREAMS ROCKS are presented and performed live through special arrangements with Sony ATV/Music Publishing and accompany over 14 variety acts, more than 100 costumed characters, elaborate lighting, special effects and more. Song titles include “Call Me Irresponsible”, “King of the Road”, “Womanizer”, “Beautiful,” “Zoot Suit Riot,” “She Bangs”, “The Heat is On,” “In the Summertime,” “Let it Ride,” “Apologize,” “No More Mister Nice Guy,” “Never Gonna Let you Go” “Like a Prayer,” “Right ‘Round,” “Jump (For My Love),” “Rapper’s Delight,” “I Love the Nightlife” and decades more!
PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE REVIEW – “It’s a rock show…circus…over-abundance of tricks and images…as close to 21st century vaudeville as you’re likely to get!”
POSITIVELY PITTSBURGH – “Simply incredible… timeless hits…non-stop singing,dancing, music, lasers and acrobatics that lit up my senses and had me and my son on the edge of our seats the entire show!”
PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE – “Laser lights penetrate…costumes sparkle and shine…but it’s the performers who really turn up the razzle dazzle.”
STYLE & WISDOM – “It blew me away… full of life…bursting with energy…has a live band, dance crew and performers doing things you would never attempt.”
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CIRQUE DREAMS will let its imagination go wild when entertaining thousands of U.S. troops and their families throughout the world in conjunction with Armed Forces Entertainment in 2012. This first CIRQUE DREAMS WORLD TOUR tour will perform at 17 military installations throughout 10 countries including Germany, Netherlands, Spain, United Kingdom, Portugal, Italy, Turkey, Japan, Okinawa, Guam and Southwest Asia reaching more than 100,000 troops and their families.
“As an American company, we are proud and honored to contribute our unique entertainment services and productions to Armed Forces Entertainment, ” says Cirque Dreams founder and artistic director Neil Goldberg. “Performing for U.S. troops at home and abroad is more than gratifying, it is a privilege to bring smiles, laughs and “wows” to those who serve our country.”
“We are thrilled to partner with a fabulous organization like Cirque Dreams to bring world-class entertainment to our men and women stationed overseas,” said USAF Col. Kathleen Weatherspoon, Chief, Armed Forces Entertainment. “It’s not often we have an opportunity to bring Broadway-caliber talent to the troops, so this is an especially exciting tour for all of us. The pledge of support Cirque Dreams is making to our soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines by taking two months to provide this epic event, as a way to say ‘Thank you for your service,’ is incredible. I fully expect this to be a blockbuster hit – long remembered by Cirque Dreams as well as by those stationed so far from home.”
Cirque Dreams World Tour dates can be found at the following link.
Please contact your local MWR once you select your region in order to arrange tickets.
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CIRQUE DREAMS BROADWAY is an exciting new stylish revue that celebrates Broadway and soars down memory lane with fresh perspective, musical delight and imagination.
Created and directed by Neil Goldberg, CIRQUE DREAMS BROADWAY generously blends his critically acclaimed signature style of gorgeous costumes, opulent settings and spirited ingenuity with classic show tunes and theatrical memories. This lavish and glittering new combination gives breath to a cutting edge extravaganza filled with sumptuous orchestrations and musicians complimented by powerful performances and visual artistry.
CIRQUE DREAMS BROADWAY premiered a showcase engagement featuring Broadway Veteran Linda Eder and Marc Kudisch at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts. A limited Broadway engagement and extensive North American tour are currently in development.Return to Top >>
You are cordially invited to a one of a kind theatrical dining experience. The evening’s special is…opulent eccentricity alà entertainment extravaganza presented with an array of world class talent, Broadway acrobatics, a touch of whimsy and tasteful participation. Enter a world where personality and presentation are served with spectacle and celebration in an unforgettable dining sensation…CIRQUE DREAMS & DINNER.
CIRQUE DREAMS & DINNER premiered onboard Norwegian Epic in 2010. The shows uniqueness and global success has been featured 4 times in “USA Today” proclaiming “Kudos to the Epic for taking a chance on something so ambitious”, “Among the best if not the best we have seen at sea” and “Norwegian hikes prices for groundbreaking cirque show.” The show received the 2010 Magellan Award honoring the best in the travel industry. Future “Cirque Dreams & Dinner” productions are in development for venues worldwide.Return to Top >>
Proclaimed “The grandest circus spectacle east of Vegas” by New York Magazine, CIRQUE DREAMS JUNGLE FANTASY has performed over 2,000 shows between 2007-2011 to an approximate audience of 3.5 million paid attendees in more than 170 cities throughout North America including a limited Broadway engagement at the Broadway Theatre. This groundbreaking theatrical, acrobatic and musical adventure was a Broadway must-see sensation and the first show of its kind to ever appear on the Great White Way with reviews proclaiming “Spectacular” The New York Times, “Dazzling” New York Post, “Jaw dropping” Los Angeles Times, “Perfection” Chicago Sun-Times and receiving an American Theatre Wing, Henry Hewes award nomination for Best Costume Design. The show recently re-launched at the MGM Grand Theatre at Foxwoods, Connecticut for a limited engagement starring Pop Princess Debbie Gibson in the title role of Mother Nature, marking the first ever cirque show to feature a celebrity as lead vocalist. Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy received the 2011 Brass Ring award for live entertainment excellence at Busch Gardens Tampa and recently returned from a United States Armed Forces world tour entertaining over 100,000 troops and their families at 17 military installations throughout 10 countries. Future plans include the unveiling of the the first ever touring live theatrical stage production in 3D in 2014.
Created and directed by Neil Goldberg, CIRQUE DREAMS JUNGLE FANTASY is an exotic encounter inspired by nature’s unpredictable creations that are brought to life by an international cast of soaring aerialists, spine-bending contortionists, acrobats, jugglers and musicians. The astounding feats performed in this action packed Cirque Dream are enhanced with spectacular costumes that come to life in a fantastical jungle setting ignited by striking visual effects. From the breathtaking soaring aerial butterflies to the balancing giraffes, gigantic flowers, trees and kings of the jungle, this world-class explosion of athleticism, theatre and imagination will exhilarate and entertain audiences of all ages anywhere in the world.Return to Top >>
Experience life in a whole new light.
CIRQUE DREAMS ILLUMINATION blends world renowned imagination, critically acclaimed theatrical innovation and breathtaking presentation into a story that illuminates a city of everyday people, workers and pedestrians into feats of disbelief. Marvel as world-class artists illuminate objects, balance on wires, leap structures and redefine flight with entertaining variety, comedy and extraordinary occurrences that reinvent everyday life. Urban acrobatics, dazzling choreography and brilliant illusions are ignited by special effects performed to a stylish original score of jazz, salsa, ballroom, pop and trendy beats from the streets.
According to the Chicago Tribune, if you want “brilliantly conceived, lively and highly-skilled entertainment that multiple generations will surely enjoy, prepare for ILLUMINATION.”Return to Top >>
Originally conceived for Six Flags Theme Park Entertainment, Cirque Dreams COOBRILA combines some of the COOlest acrobatics into a colorfully BRIght setting that engages audiences throughout the day, into the LAte night and world of COOBRILA. A maze of connecting stages and technical apparatus comes to life in an imaginary land that’s over the moon. This action-packed kaleidoscope of simultaneous performances by a cast of international aerialists, acrobats and dancers has captured the imagination of audiences up to 10,000 per show. The perfect concert, theme park, amphitheatre or arena attraction for all ages.
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