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Aerialdrome at Emerald City Trapeze Arts Studio
Corner of 6th and Lander in SODO 2702 6th Ave South Seattle, WA 98134
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There seems to be plenty of street parking in the area. Be prepared to stand up the entire show. The show I went to was all ages, but kids should probably be 8 or so given the loud music, tall balcony to see over, long periods of standing, etc.
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Not a ton of variety but enough two types of kegged beer red and white wine vodka wiskey run
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"Mardi Gras" Circus Show and Masquerade
17 ratings
4.3 average rating
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9 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Mar 11 2011

I had a great time at the show, but as previous reviewers stated, the lines were long. It appeared there was a change in logistics from their previous shows. It didn't seem to go as smoothly. The performances were great, spot on and engaging, but...continued

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attended Mar 11 2011

Overall this was a FABULOUS evening! We went with friends and had a really good time. However, the other reviewer is correct - the set up with regards to getting in and getting tickets for drinks/coat check was VERY confusing. There should have...continued

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attended Mar 11 2011

Show was fun, but the acts were not extraordinary--although there were more aerial work than one will usually see in one Seattle show. The venue, Emerald City Trapeze Arts, needs to work on their logistics. It was very slow getting into the...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

Come in costume — or at least a mask!


It is hereby decreed that melancholy be put to rout and joy unconfined seize our subjects, both young and old of all genders and degrees … that the spirit of make-believe descend upon the emerald realm and banish from the land the dull and the mundane of daily existence!

The climax of Carnevale at the Aerialdrome boasts incredible feats on the high-flying trapeze followed by myriad aerial acts, performance art and dance. Both resident and guest performers dazzle the stage, including veterans of Cirque du Soleil. An incredible show, beads, balconies and live music from mashup masters A+D from Bootie make this a Mardi Gras to rival New Orleans!

Unleash the enduring human capacity for merriment, mirthful mockery and the creative indulgence of whimsy. Summon the lost innocence of youth, parade around in your finest mask and get lost in the the Mardi Gras spirit!

9:00pm – Ambient aerial acts

10:00pm – High flying trapeze show

11:00pm – Aerial/Dance performances

Midnight – Dance to mashups from DJs A + D from Bootie!

VIP Admission includes:

-Complimentary wine and coat check

-Private restrooms

-Private lounge and viewing balcony

*Bartenders/staff accept cash tips only – no ATM on site.

*Strobe lights may be used briefly during the aerial portion of the show

About the Ticket Supplier: The Aerialdrome at Emerald City Trapeze Arts

Emerald City Trapeze Arts Studio is a circus arts school and event venue in SODO. We have daily classes, host private parties, corporate events and charity fundraisers, and book aerial performers.