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Enter the magical big top to an exciting new world
Cirque Du Soleil - Ovo
Cirque du Soleil is a Quebec based company started in 1984 and is renowned for high quality entertainment. There are approximately twenty differently shows touring the world at any one time with over thirteen hundred talented performers. These unique shows are breathtaking - full of beauty and colour.
Cirque Du Soleil – Ovo, will be touring around Australia from September 2012 until May 2013. These wonderful, unique shows are performed under the big-top featuring acrobats, dancers, high wire acts, flying trapeze artists, lots of music and dance and much, much more.
Each Cirque Du Soleil show runs for about two and a half hours with a thrity minute intermission. There will be food, drinks and Cirque Du Soleil merchandise available for purchase on the night.
These exciting shows are great family entertainment and cater to all ages.
Ovo means egg and it is the story of a hidden, secret insect world. Watch as the insects work, eat, play and flutter in a non-stop whirl of colour, noise and movement. Take a sneak-peek into the lives of insects. When a mysterious egg appears in their midst, the insects are curious about the object. Then a quirky insect arrives in the bustling community and catches the eye of the ladybug and it's love at first sight.
The Cirque Du Soleil – Ovo show has already received rave reviews from previous tours. This is an amazing show and one not to be missed.
Tickets are available through the official Cirque Du Soleil website.
Show Dates and Venues
Sydney Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park 13th September, 2012 to 25th November, 2012
Tambawodli (next to Ellis Park), Sir Donald Bradman Drive 6th December, 2012 to 6th January, 2013
17th January, 2013 to 3rd March, 2013
14th April, 2013 to 5th May, 2013
Tickets can be booked through the Cirque Du Soleil website. There are regular and premium tickets or VIP experience packages available. Some concessions and student prices apply.
Prices may vary depending on the choice of venue, performance or seating.
Tip-if bringing young children who are afraid of the dark & loud noises, the stage darkens suddenly at the beginning with loud scary sounds. Quite a few kids started crying when I attended. But they will be so xcited by the finale. Mine was.