The most up-to-date and curious happenings of Vagabond Opera ~ Bohemian Operatic Eastern-Euro Cabaret from Portland, OR.
September is here, as we all usher in the Fall Season!! Our next stops take us to Portland, Washington State and beyond (like our friendly Canadian neighbours!!)
**Tell your family and friends in other cities about our performances so they can share the love**
And now, on with the show....
* Oct. 13th - Vancouver, BC - Canada
The Wise Hall, as part of the Caravan World Rhythms! With special guest, Maria In The Shower
Show at 8pm & Tix Price $20 adv (Canadian dollars, of course!)
All ages, 19+ to drink
Tickets and info at: http://www.wisehall.ca/
* Oct. 16th - Seattle, WA
Vagabond Opera doing TWO shows as part of the Earshot Jazz Festival at The Triple Door, 216 UNION ST
7:30pm show (all ages!) & Special late night 10pm show (21+)!!
With special guests, the Harlequin Hipsters!... more info also @ http://www.earshot.org/Festival/festival.html
Price: $18 adv, $20 dos -- $2 discount for EarShot Jazz Festival Members!! Tickets at www.thetripledoor.net/
* Oct. 30th - Portland, OR
Come raise the dead at Vagabond Opera's Annual Halloween show..
THE TRANSYLVANIAN VOODOO BALL!
GET TICKETS (LIMITED CAPACITY VENUE): http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/131844
Presenting two separate shows on the same day - celebrating our ancestors and lost souls of the Night all held in the intimate and mysterious Secret Society Ballroom!
***Early Kids/Family show***
For little Halloween Hooligans and families
$12/Adults, Kids under 10 $7, kids under 3 free
Featuring Joe the Balloon Guy and more!
A full bar will be available w/ ID
Some light snacks will be available to purchase.
***Late night show***
A tantalizing evening of decadence, mischief, and music
9pm -- All Ages!
A full bar will be available w/ ID
Both shows featuring belly dance by NAGASITA, Ancestor divination tarot by Destina Sinflair, and a sacred interactive ancestor alter space!
Late night show features TWO amazing openers! Up first at 9pm will be our very own Skip vonKuske's project Groovy Wallpaper, which also features Don Henson from Sneaking Out! Following their performance will be Amanda Richard's Zombie Country Band!
Both shows are ALL ages! There is a full bar w/ ID (yes during the kids show...you lucky parents you!)
Mark your calendars! We're up to more mischief!
* Nov. 12th - Ashland, OR
310 Oak St
More info TBA!! Stay tuned!! -- MORE INFO AT www.culture-works.net
* Nov. 13th - Eugene, OR
Another riotous evening at the fabulous WOW HALL!
Featuring a full evening of Gypsy cabaret and Eastern European dance and music!
With Special guests, our DEAR friends CHERVONA!!
Mixing together taste and passion of the best Gypsy, Russian, Ukrainian, klezmer and Balkan musical traditions, Chervona brings the fire of Eastern European carnivals to the land of America!
This is a Russian Dance Party you Don't want to miss!!! http://www.starbugs.com/chervona/
Also featuring belly dancing and more shenanigans...
Shows in the future!
* Dec 4th - Portland, OR, The Circus Project benefit concert
* Dec 22nd - Portland, OR, Winter Solstice at Bossa Nova Ballroom
* Jan. 14th - Olympia, WA, Minnaert Center for the Arts
* Jan. 16th - Bellvue, WA - Temple B'nai Torah
* April 14th - Sunnyvale, CA, Sunnyvale Theatre
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Dress to the Nine's (or Tens!) Contest!!
Vagabond Opera will be having a best dressed contest at all of our shows! We'll bring up the best dressed ladies and gentlemen up on stage where you, our lovely audience, shall cheer wildly for your favorite threads! What happens if you win? A piece of Vagabond merch to take home with you for a job well done, you dapper folks, you.
BRAND NEW Vagabond Opera Photos!!
We did an amazing photoshoot with Portland photographer Ben Z. Mund who is also on facebook.
TSHIRT DESIGN Winner!!
Well, Vagabonds... it was a CLOSE contest, but in the end, there could be only one winner. Well, two, technically. Many thanks to Levi and Kimi who both won our grand prize, for their amazing t-shirt designs. See their winning designs at our t-shirt design site on our website! New T-shirt should be out within the next week or two! Check our website or facebook for more details!
We've also bowed to the ways of public pressure and walked into the modern world! Introducing the new Vagabond Opera Twitter!
Get all the new Vagabond Tweets at twitter.com/VagabondOpera
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From the desk of NW bohemia, see you soon....!
Vive la revolutione cabaret!