Cirque du Soleil takes over Smoothie King Center

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Cirque du Soleil takes over the Smoothie King Center this weekend with its production of Corteo: Get Carried Away with Life.

The show presents includes the funeral of Mauro, the dreaming clown, whose friends decide to celebrate his life and the here and after with a spectacle of stunts.

The audience will see 50 artists from 17 different countries doing acrobatic, juggling, and other stunts and tricks.

The show premieres in New Orleans Friday night, with matinees and evening shows on Saturday and Sunday and you can still buy tickets here.

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