Venue Details

150 Star Starred
Irvine Barclay Theatre
4242 Campus Drive Irvine, CA 92612
949-854-4607
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No food or drink allowed int he theater even though they sell it in the lobby
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Reviews & Ratings

8 ratings
4.6 average rating
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92 events
49 reviews
23 stars
attended Jan 26 2011

They are wonderful, a league of it's own. Hard to describe, something between ballet, show and puppetry - very creative and mesmerizing.

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16 events
11 reviews
1 stars
attended Jan 26 2011

Show was wonderful - very different from other times we have seen this group. Music and costumes were excellent. Talent and creativity was top-notch.

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26 events
6 reviews
2 stars
attended Jan 26 2011

Really cool entertainment. Very clever and artistically brilliant.

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Website

http://www.thebarclay.org/events-details.asp?n=explore-events&n1=...

Quotes & Highlights

“Earthly and otherworldly at once—a magnificent vision of the everyday miracles around us.”  —Times Union
Watch a preview of Botanica.

Description

From the creators of Opus Cactus, Baseball and Passion comes a fantasy land of breathtaking beauty. Some have likened Botanica to the film, Avatar, but on stage.

MOMIX combines athleticism, riveting music, inventive costumes and spellbinding choreography to create a world of surrealistic images and wonder all brought to life by a cast of dancer-illusionists.

This brilliant exploration of nature’s forms uses large scale puppets and larger-than-life props designed by Michael Curry (The Lion King_). The exotic visual landscape emerges from Artistic Director "Moses Pendleton’s ":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MosesPendletonwhimsical, fertile and mythological imagination.