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The cast of Cirque Du Soleil Amaluna performs in New York. (Getty Images)
The cast of Cirque Du Soleil "Amaluna" performs in New York. (Getty Images)
Ukrainian contortionist Iuliia Mykhailova plays Miranda, a young maiden who falls in love with a shipwrecked man named Romeo.(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Ukrainian contortionist Iuliia Mykhailova plays Miranda, a young maiden who falls in love with a shipwrecked man named Romeo.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Miranda and her mother, Queen Prospera, who caused the storm that brought Romeo and his friends to the island. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Miranda and her mother, Queen Prospera, who caused the storm that brought Romeo and his friends to the island.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Romeo tries to woo Miranda by showing off his physical prowess using the Chinese pole. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Romeo tries to woo Miranda by showing off his physical prowess using the Chinese pole.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
The group of men were brought to the mysterious island by a storm. (Cirque du Soleil)
The group of men were brought to the mysterious island by a storm. (Cirque du Soleil)
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The queen is a kind of shaman who has magical powers that she uses to influence her daughters destiny. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
The queen is a kind of shaman who has magical powers that she uses to influence her daughter's destiny.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Prospera brings Romeo and Miranda to witness the Balance Goddess creating a world in equilibrium with a mobile made of thirteen palm leaf ribs.(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Prospera brings Romeo and Miranda to witness the Balance Goddess creating a world in equilibrium with a mobile made of thirteen palm leaf ribs.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
The moon goddess, Cerceau. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
The moon goddess, Cerceau.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
The moon goddess Cerceau appears to Miranda.(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
The moon goddess Cerceau appears to Miranda.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Miranda frolics in the water bowl. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Miranda frolics in the water bowl.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
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Romeo wanders into the enchanted forest, where he sees the Peacock Goddess in her dazzling white dress. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Romeo wanders into the enchanted forest, where he sees the Peacock Goddess in her dazzling white dress.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
The Peacock Goddess in her black dress. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
The Peacock Goddess in her black dress.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
This half-lizard, half-human is in love with Miranda, but she only thinks of him as a pet. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
This half-lizard, half-human is in love with Miranda, but she only thinks of him as a pet.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Cali captures Romeo and imprisons him in the water bowl. To celebrate his victory over his rival, he performs a juggling act (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Cali captures Romeo and imprisons him in the water bowl. To celebrate his victory over his rival, he performs a juggling act

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Mirandas pet lizard Cali is determined to break up her romance with Romeo. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Miranda's pet lizard Cali is determined to break up her romance with Romeo.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
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Miranda calls in the Valkyries to help her liberate Romeo. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Miranda calls in the Valkyries to help her liberate Romeo.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
They fly out over the audience on straps as they do battle with Cali. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
They fly out over the audience on straps as they do battle with Cali.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
The marooned men attempt to escape from their prison. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
The marooned men attempt to escape from their prison.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Warriors in Amaluna. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
Warriors in "Amaluna."

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
No circus is complete without some comedic relief. (Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
No circus is complete without some comedic relief.

(Courtesy Cirque du Soleil)
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The Amazon warriors perform on the uneven bars. (Cirque du Soleil)
The Amazon warriors perform on the uneven bars.

(Cirque du Soleil)
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