There are so many different shows in Las Vegas. From magic to musical theater to headlining concerts, there is no end to the entertainment options in Sin City. But if you’re in the mood for acrobatics, take a look at these 10 shows, all of which feature amazing acrobatic feats that you will only see in Las Vegas!
Las Vegas’ only fire, stunt and magic spectacular, Inferno at the Paris Theatre in Paris Hotel & Casino Las Vegas combines explosive fire, death-defying stunts and jaw-dropping illusions for the fieriest show in Sin City. Internationally-acclaimed illusionist Joe Labero is joined by The Fuel Girls, a group of visually captivating pyromaniacs, to deliver a non-stop adrenaline rush filled with gasoline, mind-boggling stunts and illusions.
Le Rêve is set on a one-million-gallon aqua stage with plush seats no further than 40 feet away, meaning this Las Vegas show offers one of the most intimate theater-in-the-round experiences in the world. The combination of high-flying acrobatics and aquatic artistry makes this one of the most daring shows to hit Vegas since it debuted in 2005. Adults will love Le Rêve for the breathtaking story while kids will laugh at the “angels” and their humorous gags as they appear throughout the show.
Wow – The Vegas Spectacular
Making waves at the Rio Las Vegas, Wow guarantees to bring the wow factor like never before in Sin City. Get transported into a world of water, wonder and fantasy at this internationally-acclaimed production, seen by more than 2.5 million people, that elevates the ordinary into extraordinary. Prepare to have your eyes widen and minds blown as more than 30 artists fly, flip, dance and defy the imagination. Set inside a 180-degree theatrical setting, Wow engages audiences from beginning to end with 3D multi-media projections, water walls and holograms, plus dazzling acrobatics, hard-hitting choreography, thrilling theatrical lighting, upbeat music and even stars from America’s Got Talent.
Michael Jackson ONE by Cirque Du Soleil
An incomparable night of music, acrobatics, artistry and sheer creative genius is yours to explore during Michael Jackson ONE by Cirque du Soleil at Mandalay Bay. Cirque du Soleil has captured Michael Jackson’s essence perfectly with a Las Vegas show that combines all the daring acrobatics you’ve come to expect with the addition of cutting-edge technology and pyrotechnics that will dazzle anyone in the audience. The cast of 63 dancers and performers bring each song to life inside of a surround-sound environment that features state-of-the-art technology, making a Vegas show like none other!
O by Cirque Du Soleil
Be astonished by great feats above, in and on a 1.5-million-gallon pool in the center of a spectacular European opera theater. O is a thrilling aquatic adventure from Cirque du Soleil that encompasses a theatrical romance within a surrealistic world. With synchronized swimmers and acrobatic divers, the sights in O are truly breathtaking. From the guardian sailing along the water on his upside-down umbrella to a pyromaniac who takes a calm stroll while combusting into flames, this Las Vegas show has amazed audiences since its inception in 1998. The international cast of world-class performers creates an aquatic masterpiece inside the Bellagio for one of the Cirque du Soleil’s most popular shows.
Mystère by Cirque Du Soleil
Mystère is a delightful blend of gymnastics, acrobatics and a twist on the traditional circus acts. With memorable music, Mystère merges timeless physical feats with an unforgettable production value that has enchanted audiences since its inception in 1993. Some of the thrilling acts you’ll witness include breathtaking trapeze artistry, the famous Chinese Poles, high-flying trampoline performers, and hand-to-hand balancing. A healthy dose of all-ages comedy is thrown in to keep this fast-paced show entertaining every second of the way!
Located at The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas, the creators of Absinthe have done it again with Opium. This adults-only performance takes guests on a wild ride onboard the OPM 73, which travels from Uranus to Las Vegas. Along the way, the spaceship’s crew provide in-flight entertainment in an intimate, sci-fi/comedy variety show, embracing acrobatics in a new way!
Blue Man Group
There is a reason why Blue Man Group has been so wildly successful over its 25+ year history – their show is simply downright entertaining. Between the vivid light show, the world-class percussionists, and the subtle interjections of spot-on humor, all these elements combine for a jaw-dropping performance. And on top of all of that, this particular show has been recently enhanced to wow audiences even more. There’s more music, theatrics, audience participation, and sensory overload than ever before waiting for you inside the Luxor. So whether you’ve seen this incredible Vegas production before or have never experienced the joy of Blue Man Group, don’t miss one of the most exciting shows in Sin City!
Zumanity by Cirque Du Soleil
Snuggle up in a loveseat for two at the Zumanity Theatre in New York New York Hotel Las Vegas. Zumanity is all the excitement you’ve come to expect from a Cirque du Soleil show with an adult twist. Forty-six international artists perform regional dances, aerial displays, and contortion acts with playful humor and sexuality. The show's wide variety of worldly performers in all shapes and sizes also shows that anyone can be sexy.
Absinthe is not just a variety show, or a string of chilling circus acts, or a naughty cabaret; it’s all these things with some acts encompassing aspects from all three. The small stage of Absinthe gets audiences much closer to the action. With folding chairs all around the nine-foot circular stage, you’ll see the sweat dripping down a forehead as the feats are performed or get a really good look at the sexy vaudeville wardrobe and topless acts. From skating, balancing, and tightrope acts to sexy dances, provocative songs, and the obtrusive comedy of the ringmaster Gazillionaire and his lovable sidekick Wanda Widdles, Absinthe will give you the shock and awes you crave in Las Vegas with an extra scoop of shock!