Running since April 2016 Cirque du Soleil's first show created specifically for Broadway weaves a tale of passion and creativity set during Hollywood's Golden Age.
The Broadway production of Cirque du Soleil: Paramour closed April 16, 2017. For current Broadway show listings and tickets, please click here.
From the producers: Set in the glamorous world of Golden Age Hollywood, this groundbreaking event spins the tale of a beautiful young poet forced to choose between love and art. Featuring a cast that blends the best in circus arts and musical theatre, Paramour will transport you to a world of sublime beauty and emotion as it walks the exhilarating tightrope of the heart.
Founded in 1980 as a dance troupe, Cirque du Soleil (Circus of the Sun) has had spectacular success internationally with its touring New Vaudeville-style circus and specialty shows. "Paramour" is directed by French stage director and choreographer Philippe Decouflé. Five-time Grammy Award nominee and two-time Emmy Award winner Andreas Carlsson is co-composer with the team of Bob & Bill (a.k.a. Guy Dubuc and Marc Lessard).
The company of "Paramour" will feature a cast of 38 singers, actors, dancers, and internationally renowned aerialists, acrobats and circus arts performers. The cast and creative team represent 13 different countries, spanning five continents.