RIDAY Feb 17th and SATURDAY Feb 18th, 2012: The Vespertine Circus proudly presents... LA BOUTIQUE OBSCURE: Fairytale Edition
RUN AWAY WITH THE CIRCUS! Get your tickets here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/226128
Unfathomably odd creatures saunter about the crowd, the squeak of balloon animals sets off an overture as Our Fairy Godmother, Jack Kastner calls forth: "Come one, come all!!
See the Clockwork Doll Jezebel Wilder play with fire, behold as she dances with and charms gravity itself twenty feet above the ground!
The Strange Little Pig, James MacConn delights in a dramatic display of daredevil stunts, balancing arts & juggling!
The Rather Dashing Princess, Bethany E. Prideaux dazzles audiences far and wide as she exhibits superb balance and agility performing unbelievable feats of trapeze & fire manipulation!
The Big Bad Wolf-Spider, Tilly Rex wreaks mayhem & mischief! Performing most unusual and dangerous feats, fire breathing, fire eating, glass eating, lighting candles!"
*Feats of Comedy & Strength by Monster Strong on Friday Night Only!
*Real Faerie Magic by a Happily Ever Laughter Faerie Princess Paisley on Saturday night only!
*Comedic Unicycling spectacle by Corbin Dunn, both nights!!
Delightful Alchemical Concoctions and Libations available at Dr. Jack Kästner's Medicine Show while supplies last!
[This is a monthly series! The Third Friday AND Saturday of each month there will be an all-new La Boutique Obscure, with new acts and special guests! Live music, puppetry, and impossible nonsense abound.]
Doors at 8pm, show at 9pm. Closes at midnight. ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~ 18+ only.
Ticketing: $15 presale tickets, $25 at the door, or $20 at the door if you're wearing a fairytale costume. All proceeds go to benefit the establishment of the Vagabond Ballroom; Oakland's newest underground theatre and club, and the Vespertine Circus, its resident artists and their co-performers.
The Vagabond Ballroom (View)
830 Isabella St.
Oakland, CA 94607