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Cirque du Soleil - Kooza at Under the Big Top

Why see Cirque du Soleil - Kooza?

a unique experience by cirque du soleil!

Experience a return to the origins of Cirque du Soleil! KOOZA is a show like no other, combining two circus traditions acrobatic performance and the art of clowning. The show highlights the physical demands of human performance in all its splendor and fragility, presented in a colorful mlange that emphasizes bold slapstick humor.

The Innocent's journey brings him into contact with a panoply of comic characters such as the King, the Trickster, the Pickpocket, and the Obnoxious Tourist and his Bad Dog.

Between strength and fragility, laughter and smiles, turmoil and harmony, KOOZA explores themes of fear, identity, recognition and power. The show is set in an electrifying and exotic visual world full of surprises, thrills, chills, audacity and total involvement.

Key Information


KOOZA is meant to entertain the whole family, however moments of loud noises and darkness used during the show may frighten some children.

Run Time

2.5 hours including a 30-minute intermission


Open until Aug 4


Customer reviews

15 reviews, average rating: (2.7 Stars)

Wm Fisher

KOOZA SF 4pm, 1-19

We’ve seen Cirque at least 6 times and it’s always wonderful. My 9 yr old granddaughter loved it, and that’s what mattered most to me. That said, at the intermission, they announced a “technical difficulty” would delay the start of the second half. The result was no use of the suspended “wheels of death” and a tedious drum solo (I’ve never had tolerance for drum solos, even when it was Keith Moon). All this with no explanation. Everyone could see the wheel rig hanging above the stage. I didn’t feel ill-used but would have appreciated a more straightforward sharing of why. ... Read more



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spectacular and heart-stopping

Fabulous acrobatics by superb athletes presented with drama and flair. Our party included two children, their parents and grandparents and we were unanimous in our praise and excitement. Most of us don't risk our health and lives doing our jobs. These performers do and they manage to convincingly signal their enthusiasm and craft. Bravo. Bravo. Bravo. dramatic ... Read more

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