Story: Alexandra “Alex” Owens works by day in a Pittsburgh steel mill. At night she feeds her dream by performing exotic dances at a local bar. Alex yearns to be a ballerina, but her limited resources and poor childhood have kept her thus far from pursuing that ambition.
Story: Aladdin, an orphan who lives by his wits on the streets with comrades Babkak, Omar and Kassim, falls in love with Jasmine, the beautiful and eligible princess daughter of the Sultan of Agripa, when she ventures out one day from the palace into the city. Jafar, evil advisor to the Sultan, learns about their romance and plots to capture Aladdin and imprison him after first convincing the latter to find a fabled magic lamp that Jafar covets in order to rule the kingdom.
Story: More than 30 artists, acrobats, dancers, riders and musicians from Canada, France, Belgium, Morocco, Poland, Moldavia, Russia, Kyrgyzstan and the United States perform with four dozen horses representing 10 different breeds in a two-act extravaganza conceived by the folks behind Cirque du Soleil.