Already closed | 2h 30m | Brooklyn

Queen of Hearts

From 223 member  reviews
Members say: Entertaining, Enchanting, Raunchy, Edgy, Great singing

About the show

Company XIV invites you to fall down the rabbit hole with this reimagining of Lewis Carroll’s "Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland" featuring their signature blend of circus, opera, magic, baroque dance, and cocktails. More…

The XIV beauties will transport you to a decadent dreamworld replete with exotic curiosities and sensual strip-tease.

2h 30m | Already closed | Theatre XIV (Brooklyn)

Member Reviews (223)

MEMBERS SAY:

Entertaining, Enchanting, Raunchy, Edgy, Great singing

61
Slow, Raunchy, Entertaining

See it if you like burlesque performances that attempt to advance a story with multimedia, multisensation elements.

Don't see it if you mind songs that aren't really good and sense that the play is going too long. I enjoyed it for a bit but it eventually got old for me.

69
Excellent movement of toned bodies

See it if Good acrobatics, dance moves. Well coordinated You can appreciate the human form in G-strings and pasties

Don't see it if Not for those who are uncomfortable with R+ rated performers Horrible incense being pumped in Don't expect a real story A little too loud

Also Good performance but it loses points for the overpowering smoke/incens... Read more Read less

69
Dizzying, Too long, Theatrical, Smoke filled, Exhausting

See it if your heart is young (or you ARE young!) and able to enjoy relentless pounding sounds and smells accompanying edgy burlesque. Voyeuristic.

Don't see it if you can’t stand the thought of a crowded, smoky, energy-filled room of half naked youth expressing their right to be whoever they want.


August 5th, 2019
4/5 Stars "A singular sexcess: a transporting fusion of haute burlesque, circus, dance and song...With its soundtrack of pop songs, attractive ensemble cast and immersive aesthetics, 'Queen of Hearts' feels like 'Moulin Rouge!' for actual bohemians. Hell, it even has a cancan."
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April 14th, 2019
"Featuring a seemingly endless cavalcade of classy burlesque acts and scandalous comedy routines that will appeal to adults of every sexual persuasion, 'Queen of Hearts' is the best date-night show in New York City right now...A sophisticated smorgasbord of smart, sexy performances seasoned with ...
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April 17th, 2019
“’Queen of Hearts’ is inspired by Lewis Carroll's story of Alice's adventures down the rabbit hole...McCormick has shaped the presentation around the talents of a wondrous ensemble...Combining the 17th Century style of the court entertainments enjoyed by King Louis XIV of France with more contemp...
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April 11th, 2019
"McCormick and his company have tapped into the contradictions of Carroll’s masterpiece in an experience that extends beyond the fourth wall and five senses where opulent and derelict, masculine, feminine, and androgynous, classic and modern, high-brow and glitter gutter all simultaneously exist....
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