Fuerza Bruta Wayra
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Fuerza Bruta Wayra

Fuerza Bruta Wayra NYC Reviews and Tickets

(250 Reviews)
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Entertaining, Original, Absorbing, Edgy, Ambitious

About the Show

The newest venture by Argentina's Fuerza Bruta, this is an interactive, spectacular show with live music and aerial acrobatics.

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Member Reviews (250)

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1015 Reviews | 420 Followers
Entertaining, Clever, Delightful, Original, Great staging

See it if You like immersive, fun! Not any real story yet somehow there's a thread of emotion that connects audience and actors. Incredible really!

Don't see it if You can't stand for an hour and a half or have personal space issues.

546 Reviews | 1879 Followers
Clever, Absorbing, Original

See it if you want a different kind of experience.

Don't see it if you can't stand up for an hour.

677 Reviews | 190 Followers
Entertaining, Energetic, Edgy, Quirky

See it if you have never seen previous Fuerza Bruta productions; you're looking for a theatrical experience in a club atmosphere; you seek the unique.

Don't see it if you've seen previous incarnations. (Not much new in this "new" production.) And certainly don't see it if you desire conventional theatre.

635 Reviews | 237 Followers
Entertaining, Dizzying, Great staging, Riveting, Ambitious

See it if You're interested in watching physical/ gymnastic/circus performances.

Don't see it if You can't stand on your feet for an hour. Or if you've seen previous incarnations -- it's the same, despite its name.

505 Reviews | 729 Followers
Absorbing, Ambitious, Dizzying, Edgy, Original

See it if you don't mind standing and are in the mood for something TOTALLY different, edgy, and youthful.

Don't see it if you mind standing and moving the whole time, aren't into interpretive storytelling with no dialogue, and don't want to possibly get wet.

470 Reviews | 91 Followers
Ambitious, Entertaining, Dizzying, Original, Great staging

See it if you enjoy a thoroughly unique and creative spectacle and audience participation.

Don't see it if you're claustrophobic, cannot see shows with strobe lighting, or cannot stand for the length of an 80 minute show.

297 Reviews | 78 Followers
Refreshing, Riveting, Absorbing, Dizzying, Intense

See it if you want something different, new, exciting, surreal, LOUD, tactical, zero 4th-wall, w/non-stop surprises. Incredible from start to finish.

Don't see it if theater means sitting. You're IN this show, standing inside all the action. One of the most incredible live experiences at a show EVER.

260 Reviews | 75 Followers
Entertaining, Refreshing, Riveting

See it if not your typical show. This is a stand up on your feet experience. The show takes place above and around you.

Don't see it if you do not want to stand for over 1 hour.

Critic Reviews (5)

The New York Times
July 8th, 2014

"“Wayra” is not an experience for control freaks or the claustrophobic. If you don’t like the idea of a plastic sheet that looks and smells like a massive shower curtain being unfurled directly on top of your head — that would be “Globa” — stay away. If emerging from a theater sopping wet would not add pleasure to your evening, you’d be taking a risk here: Some will be deluged."
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Time Out New York
July 8th, 2014

"As a palate cleanser for theatergoers tired of living rooms and family secrets, Wayra is a bona fide thrill ride. Immersive theater may be more common now, but no one blasts through boundaries like these guys."
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New York Daily News
July 8th, 2014

"Prepare to be blasted by gale-force gusts in the high-energy “Wayra” — which is fitting, since the title of the show means wind...Splashy and cool? You bet. But if you’re eyeballing your budget and you’ve seen “Fuerza Bruta,” you can let “Wayra” breeze by."
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July 8th, 2014

"While Wayra, the latest iteration of Fuerza Bruta, is being billed as providing a "fresh experience" through "newly designed set and scenes," nothing about it actually feels that way. And in the age of mind-blowing environmental-theater shows like Here Lies Love, Queen of the Night, and even Sleep No More, Wayra is more or less old hat, no matter how high the actors fly around the room."
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July 8th, 2014

"This post-modern show hails from Argentina and takes pride in being loud, brash and an all-immersive experience. It's a club experience like no other...It's lewd, a bit rude and outrageously trashy. You'll be on your feet throughout, so make sure to leave the stilleto heels at home!"
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