REVIEWS

“MAY JUST BE THE BEST
LIVE SHOW OF ALL TIME.”

NME

“A MARVEL OF HUMANITY AND HOPE! This production combines rock-show swagger and Broadway style, reveling in the simple joys of song and movement while bringing wonder back to the world.”

The Boston Globe

“This might just be the direction Broadway is going: toward innovative performances that move us in new and startling ways.”

Vogue

“REVELATORY! AMERICAN UTOPIA OFFERS UP A STAGE REVOLUTION.”

Boston Herald

“David Byrne is at the peak of his career! I was overwhelmed with joy!”

NPR

“A JOY TO BEHOLD! A WONDER OF IMAGINATION AND AMBITION AND A BREATHTAKING CELEBRATION OF THE MIRACLE OF LIFE.”

Los Angeles Times

★★★★★ “Byrne and his 11-piece band put on an unforgettably unique, imaginative, and kaleidoscopically entrancing spectacle of music, dance, and theatre. EVEN FOR AN ICON LIKE BYRNE, THIS IS SOMETHING SPECIAL.”

Daily Telegraph

★★★★★ “David Byrne keeps pushing himself to strange, dazzling new peaks. Indeed, his latest live show could well be the most imaginative, hilarious, ambitious and exuberant of his career. PART CARNIVAL, PART BROADWAY MUSICAL, PART HIGH-IMPACT AEROBICS CLASS, THE ART-ROCK VETERAN’S SHOW IS A NEW CAREER PEAK.”

The Times of London

“AN EXPERIENCE UNLIKE ANYTHING ELSE.”

Billboard

“A REMARKABLE EVENING.”

The Boston Globe

★★★★★ “JOYOUS, LIFE-AFFIRMING, PULSATING, MOVING, THRILLING AND EXHILARATING FROM START TO FINISH!”

Financial Times

“REDEFINES WHAT A CONCERT CAN BE. A seamless combination of interpretive dance, dramatic lighting, unbridled energy and infectious songs, all performed by a tribe of 12. AN UPLIFTING AND UNFORGETTABLE TREAT. IT’S UNLIKE ANYTHING I’VE SEEN.”

Star Tribune

★★★★★ “DAVID BYRNE’S AMERICAN UTOPIA MAY BE ONE OF THE MOST REMARKABLE, JOYOUS, INVENTIVE LIVE EXPERIENCES EVER — a triumphant mix of theatre, ballet and music that’s constantly surprising. A THRILLING, BEAUTIFULLY CHOREOGRAPHED 100 MINUTES.”

Brighton Argus

“MASS EXPOSURE TO THIS SHOW ALONE WOULD MAKE THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE.”

The Scotsman

“WITH A DOZEN MUSICIANS ENGAGED IN CONSTANT, EXPERTLY CHOREOGRAPHED MOTION, AMERICAN UTOPIA COULD BE THE MOST EXHILARATING ROCK SPECTACLE IN YEARS!”

Variety