Zarkana performers fly high but leave the audience flat

Posted on Jun 14, 2011

Zarkana, Cirque Du Soleil’s newest production at Radio City Music Hall has all the glitz of Las Vegas in a series of traditional circus acts, and adds dazzling costumes and sets.  If you love the circus, you’ll probably love this.  If you love Broadway, it’s a series of acts that go on and on and you keep waiting for a story line to link it altogether and it just never happens.  Radio City is enormous, with 5,600 seats and there is definitely a lot going on at one time on the stage, but feels disconnected and receives only mild applause from the audience.  Do you prefer the circus or a Broadway show? Let us know.  For the list of Broadway shows to choose from….

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