Cirque Varekai Portland Tickets
Varekai is an acclaimed production of the Cirque du Soleil circus that has become a worldwide phenomenon. The performance arts company has seven Emmy Awards to its credit. Varekai has received tremendous critical appreciation playing in over seventy cities across the world since its first production. Breathtaking athleticism, artistic aerial performances and captivating storytelling are some of the hallmarks of the show. The production features a highly talented and experienced creative team including Academy Award winning costume designer Eiko Ishioka. Cirque Varekai Portland tickets are highly recommended for families and audiences interested in entertaining performing arts.
Varekai is Cirque du Soleil’s acclaimed production, entertaining audiences nationwide with remarkable aerial performances and creative storytelling.
The enchanting story of Varekai
The show puts a creative spin on the story of legendary Greek character Icarus, after he falls from the sky when his makeshift wings melted. The solitary young man lands in the magical forest of Varekai, translated from Romani language as “wherever”. Icarus journeys through this land of fantastical creatures, befriending some and learning from many. The production celebrates the spirit and art of the circus tradition and pays tribute to the nomadic soul.
Spectacular costumes and music
The dazzling production features stunning costumes that will immerse audience in the fantastical world. Through elaborate costumes performers are made to resemble insects and flowers or wild creatures.
The melodious music will also guide the audience along this wonderful land. The musical scores complement the story well, filling audiences with wonder at one point and making them tense at another.
Talented creative team
Varekai boasts an experienced and talented creative team. Dominic Champagne, the multi-talented and prolific director and playwright was chosen as director for the production. Winner of a Grammy and an Academy Award, Eiko Ishioka has designed the costumes for the show.
The range of acts
The performers on Varekai have beautifully combined artistry with athleticism. Blood pumping Georgian dance, Icarian Games, breathtaking aerial acts involving straps and loops as well as trapeze acts take audiences on a thrilling ride. You won’t be disappointed if you get Cirque Varekai Portland tickets because the show has plenty of acts to dazzle all kinds of audience.