Spiegelworld presents EMPIRE

As per NY Times reported by Claudia LaRocco:

“There’s a brief eruption of male nudity, functioning as a slapstick gag, some off-color jokes and a striptease with the emphasis on tease”

From the press release:

Spiegelworld presents a mind-altering variety show housed inside a unique venue; a luxurious traveling Belgian spiegeltent featuring intimate in-the-round seating with unobstructed sight lines, ornate wooden paneling, mirrors and stained-glass windows. An international cast of extraordinary acrobatic performers, featuring burlesque and vaudeville, amazing feats of strength, balance, danger, unfathomable flexibility, heavenly bodies and outrageous comedy has been assembled to create the mythical and extremely sexy world of Empire.

265 West 45th Street
New York, NY 10036

Running Time:
90 minutes

Intended for a mature audience. Brief nudity.

“Empire” continues through Sept. 2 : (212) 239-6200,

Show Website:

1 Comment

  1. According some info I found onsite, the MC and his wife perform a quick change act that ends with the MC completely naked. He then runs off into the audience. Not sure where the best seats would be since it is a theater-in-the round.

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