‘Twas the Night Before’ by Cirque du Soleil opening soon

Submitted photo. Credit: Errisson+Lawrence

The acclaimed holiday theatrical runs Nov. 25 – Dec. 11 

Tickets available at AXS.com

DALLAS, TX (Nov. 11, 2022) – The acclaimed family holiday theatrical – ‘Twas the Night Before… by Cirque du Soleil – is making its Dallas debut at the Texas C. U. Theater from Friday, November 25 – Sunday, December 11, 2022.

“We are excited to be back in Texas, with this energetic show! ‘Twas the Night Before… is a colorful spin on the beloved Christmas tale, with incredible acrobatic feats, lovable and fun characters that will wow children and their families” said Marie-Josée Adam, Vice-President and General Manager, Events & Experiences Division, about the critically acclaimed production set to run for 25 performances in Dallas.

Submitted photo. Credit: Errisson+Lawrence

‘Twas the Night Before… is Cirque du Soleil’s first Christmas show, based on the classic poem “A Visit from St Nicholas” by Clement Clarke Moore. Memorable lines from this cherished classic inspired Cirque du Soleil ’s story about a jaded young girl who rediscovers the magic of Christmas. A festive flurry of love and cheer created especially for families, ‘Twas the Night Before… features thrilling acrobatics performed by a cast of 26 artists sailing from all over the world lovable characters and a soundtrack including Christmas favorites reinvented by Cirque du Soleil.

Submitted photo. Credit: Kyle+Flubacker

Tickets start at $44 and are available at AXS.com. Group tickets of 10 or more are available through
texasgrouptickets.com, via email at or by calling 367 9717.

Performance Schedule:
Friday, Nov. 25 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 26 1 p.m., 4 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 27 12 noon, 3 p.m. & 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 30 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 1 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 2 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 3 1 p.m., 4 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 4 12 noon, 3 p.m. & 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 7 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 8 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 9 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 10 1 p.m., 4 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 11 12 noon, 3 p.m. & 6 p.m.

The production has enchanted close to 300,000 fans since its 2019 debut in Chicago and New York. It has become a new holiday tradition and has created national and local media buzz:

“’Twas the Night Before… delivers terrific holiday entertainment that should delight children and adults alike.” – The Hollywood Reporter

“The acrobats are all glamour and athleticism, the skaters all speed and daring.” – The New York Times
“Five Stars.” – New York Theater Guide

“Cirque du Soleil unwraps a happy new holiday gift for family audiences with its ‘Twas the Night Before…., a cheerful high-performance show.” – New York Stage Review

“’Twas the Night Before… is the perfect antidote to the frenzy of the season and will enrapture, enchant and entertain anyone with breath in their body and joy in their heart. I left the theater feeling like a kid again, enwrapped once more in the awe and wonder of my youth. There is no better feeling than that!” – Around the Town Chicago

“‘Twas the Night Before… A nice fresh take on a holiday production that features acrobats and visual wonders that you would expect from a Cirque du Soleil show, amazing dancing, really fun, and truly people of all ages will enjoy this show!” – WGN Radio Chicago

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