Venue Details

673 Star Starred
Cal Performances' Zellerbach Hall
Bancroft Way and Telegraph Avenue Berkeley, CA 94720
510-642-9988
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LadyofLeisure
or, add your own... took BART to Berkeley station as stated on directions, but it was not one block from Shattuck, more like 3 1/2 block walk.
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The weather was beautiful, cool evening not too cold for walk back to BART.. I wore dress with Mexican shawl..
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Reviews & Ratings

49 ratings
4.7 average rating
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10 events
4 reviews
4 stars
attended Oct 08 2010

Old school style circus, with great humour, wit, original music (the performers also play instruments!) and audience participation. Cirque du Soleil is impressive, but these folks are more theatre-oriented and super talented. Great for the whole...continued

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Michael Red Velvet
117 events
33 reviews
37 stars
attended Oct 09 2010

brilliant, multi talented performers. a wonderful show, happily without the pretention of cirque. the music was outstanding, and the emcee was absolutely terrific. we loved it.

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25 events
14 reviews
5 stars
attended Oct 09 2010

Dazzlingly strong women, equally strong and funny men and LOTS of daredevil acrobatics. Add to that excellent and quirky song lyrics and a sense of inclusion that makes makes this a joyful day at the circus filled with laughter, live music, and...continued

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Website

http://www.calperfs.berkeley.edu/performances/2010-11/family_fare/...

Quotes & Highlights

“Truckloads of humor and heart.”—San Francisco Chronicle

Description

At once hilarious, physically astounding, outrageously cheeky, and highly skilled, Circus Oz leaves adults laughing with their sly sense of comedy and kids delighted with their wacky and daring antics — from tumbling kangaroos and star-crossed trapeze lovers to roller disco and a firecracker of a ring mistress, all backed up by the rocking sound of the live Circus Oz band.

About the Ticket Supplier: Cal Performances

Cal Performances offers audiences the most comprehensive range of high quality, live performances by the world’s greatest artists, both established and emerging. Located on the UC Berkeley campus, this prestigious performing arts presenter invites audiences to enjoy the entertaining and engaging experience of the performing arts from all disciplines and cultures in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.