FRIDAY March 16th and SATURDAY March 17th, 2012: The Vespertine Circus proudly presents... LA BOUTIQUE OBSCURE: Steampunk Edition
RUN AWAY WITH THE CIRCUS! Get your tickets here.
Unfathomably odd creatures saunter about the crowd, the squeak of balloon animals sets off an overture as Our Captain, 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!
Be charmed by the delightful and unexpected antics of our Adventurer, Elijah Kastner! Witness Elijah demonstrating physics at its finest with the various arts of juggling and roue cyr!
Our Esteemed Inventor, Bethany E. Science dazzles audiences far and wide as she exhibits superb balance and agility performing unbelievable feats of trapeze & fire manipulation!
Nicola Tesla's Spy, Tilly Rex wreaks mayhem & mischief! Performing most unusual and dangerous feats, fire breathing, fire eating, glass eating, lighting candles!"
*Contact Juggling by James MacConn!
*Captivating cello by the lovely UNWoman!
*More Guests TBA!
Delightful Alchemical Concoctions and Libations available at Dr. Jack Kästner's Medicine Show while supplies last!
[This is the last show in 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. October 2011 through March 2012]
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 steampunk couture (just goggles does not count) 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