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Entertaining, but...

Entertaining, but it is important to lower your expectations. This is NOT Cirque du Soleil... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Mpfisher
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Elkton, Maryland
Great show for the price

Excellent value for the money!!! I've seen Cirque and its four times as much money, of course the... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
njanimallover8
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Hillsborough, New Jersey
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I assisted the show. The heat was at 96 no air conditioning was on in the tent. The staff was rude and in your face on selling stuff. We went to the 130 show. There was nobody there it was not even...More

Thank Lila N
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Entertaining, but it is important to lower your expectations. This is NOT Cirque du Soleil. However, the show is fun, heart-pounding, and well-choreographed. All cash. (or fees for credit card and ATM) Cost: 2 tickets. 1 small popcorn, 2 waters, 1 funnel cake. $108

1  Thank Mpfisher
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Excellent value for the money!!! I've seen Cirque and its four times as much money, of course the quality of show is more impressive, so let's not compare the two. Recommend buying at the venue or using a groupon. No animals are part of the...More

2  Thank njanimallover8
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We heard about cirque Italia on the radio, and decided to get tickets to one of their tent shows. We were pleasantly surprised at the quality of such a show. The performers were superior and very imaginative. High energy and wonderful lighting and effects. For...More

2  Thank nekervisc
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Wife and daughter really enjoyed it, wife more so. Performances were excellent and coming in with low expectations. Both requested to go see it again. NOTE: Venue is outside in a tent and mildly warm depending on time of show you attend - wasnt too...More

Thank williamtwo
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Best bang for your buck entertainment in a long time. intimate and thrilling. my kids were gobsmacked and you can nearly reach out and touch the performers.

1  Thank Brandal G
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We did not see the show, as were having a heat wave, temp. near 100 degrees, Their policy is to not allow outside drinks, and we read reviews where they ran out of beverages, and were generally afraid of health issues, so we asked for...More

1  Thank Leon S
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

By no means should this show be compared to Cirque Du Soleil and I think it's quite unfair to do so. It isn't nearly as technical or as large, however, Cirque Italia is an underrated entertaining little show. My 11 year old goddaughter and I...More

3  Thank klizsnyder
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is not your typical Circus. No elephant. No dancing horses. NO dogs doing tricks. This is just some wildly talented people who entertain you for a few hours. If you go be sure to get seats in section 1 as that is where the...More

5  Thank Melynda L
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Don’t listen to the negative reviews go and get your own experience. you will love it. This show was amazing one of the best from a traveling circus. Stop comparing this show to the Vegas show! this performance was amazing and my son had a...More

6  Thank Angelica W
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Good 2.5 hrs with 1, 15 minute break.
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