View site in English, Español, or Français
The fair-trade ticketing company.
Sign Me Up!  |  Log In
 
Find An Event Create Your Event Help
 
Bellydance and Live Music extravaganza at the Festival of Doom
The CMFA Black Box
Columbia, SC
Share this event:
Get Tickets
There are no active dates for this event.
Thank you. Our online sales have ended, but there may still be tickets available at the door. Call (803) 712-3559 for more details.



Event

Bellydance and Live Music extravaganza at the Festival of Doom
In 2008, a handful of professional bellydancers and ruckus-makers converged on Columbia, SC for the East Coast, All Star, Undulating Abdomen show of Doom. Mostly we planned this event as a way to hang out with each other and write it off on our taxes.

Despite the irreverent moniker, Columbia took the variety show seriously, and a double capacity crowd hung from the rafters and spilled onto the window ledges. "There I was" stories were passed throughout Columbia hipsterdom, and legends spread throughout the national bellydance scene of rabid, sold out crowds and raucous after parties in an occult mansion.

Four years later, we've been so overrun with bellydance, circus, sideshow and burlesque superstars asking to perform at this event that we've expanded the 2012 event to a festival of three days, five events and two venues. Proceeds from the festival go towards local circus arts company Alternacirque's production fund to pay for lighting, costuming, sets, equipment, insurance and circus arts training. Please support your hometown, built from scratch in the backyard circus kids.

***

FRIDAY, JANUARY 13, 2012
The East Coast All-Star, Undulating Abdomen Bellydance and Live Music Show of Doom
8 PM, CMFA Black Box
914 Pulaski Street
Columbia, SC

This is what started it all. Columbia's own Delirium Tribal Bellydance Company hosts some of their favorite musicians and bellydancers in a gala performance that had the audience on its feet last year. The lineup includes:

Delirium Tribal Bellydance Company - Columbia, SC
Serpentine Bellydance Company - Columbia, SC
Awalim Dance Company - Atlanta, GA
Christy Smith - Atlanta, GA
Teejei Brigham - Atlanta, GA
Ananda Dance Company - Knoxville, TN
Mahsati Janan - Asheville, NC
Discordia Arts - Greenville, SC
Fierce Fusion - Augusta, GA
Shadhavar Dance Company - TN
Belladonna and Ken Vegas - Washington, DC
Shakra Dance Company - Washington, DC
Mavi - Washington, DC
Maharal music and dance - Richmond, VA
Carmine Guida - NYC
Joseph Castelli - NJ
Darbuka Dave Machek - Huntsville, AL


All-ages friendly.

***

Ticketing costs and information will be online at www.alternacirque.com in the coming months. Call (803) 712-3559 for more information. Save the dates, and let's fill Columbia with circus fervor.

Discussion

Location

The CMFA Black Box
914 Pulaski St.
Columbia, SC 29201
United States


Categories

Arts > Circus
Arts > Dance
Music > Folk

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

Contact


Contact us
Email
support@brownpapertickets.com
24/7 Customer Service
1-800-838-3006 US, Canada, Puerto Rico
Resources
Developer Center
Media Center
Ticket Buyers
Track Your Order
Browse Events
Locations
Event Producers
Create an Event
Pricing
Services
Buy Pre-Printed Tickets
The Venue List
Join the mailing list
Get spam-free daily notifications of new events in your neighborhood!
Customize your mailing list
Connect with us
Use of Brown Paper Tickets is subject to our Terms & Conditions. All rights reserved. © 2000-2014 Mobile EN ES FR