"The intensely personal [Smoke & Mirrors] shows what a top-of-her-game queen Velour really is, both as an artist and as a storyteller."
- Paper Magazine
"[Velour's] most spectacular stage gambit yet"
- Time Out New York
"Smoke & Mirrors' is a spellbinding tour de force."
"A blend of music, magic tricks and runway-worthy looks."
- V Magazine
"The drag icon is constantly reinventing herself, and it's our privilege to watch her do it."
"[Smoke & Mirrors] is a spectacular display of chaotic, Celine-Dion fueled fantasy...a kind of vivid dream."
"Prepare to 'ooh' and 'ahh' in amazement for a show like no other."
- Time Out London
""Smoke & Mirrors" is a big, glittery spectacle, befitting a queen of her stature, but it's also, in many ways, art in hyperfocus."
- Bedford + Bowery
"Velour is a genre unto herself."
- The Theater Times
"Velour is one of the great theatre-makers of our time."