It's all quite lovely, mesmerizing — and right on the edge of sleep-inducing.
Then, just as you're about to doze off, the “Viva Elvis” and “The Beatles Love” segments turn up and give the show momentum, and a beat we can dance to.
Cheaper than a trip to Vegas, “Worlds Away” is, even in gorgeous 3-D, a wonderful reminder of the indispensable place Cirque du Soleil holds in popular entertainment.
They're fabulous, even on film. But there's no substitute for live performance.
— Roger Moore, MCT Information Services
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‘Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away'
Starring: Erica Linz, Igor Zaripov. (Some dramatic images and mild sensuality)