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Win Tix to Cirque Berserk This Saturday!

cirqueLA cirque-gone-feral performance troupe Cirque Berserk have arrived at the Nokia Theatre for a month-long engagement, and we’ve got a FREE pair of tix just for you!

You’ll enjoy your evening of lovely fire dancers, disturbing clowns, stunning aerialists, music and burlesque, chez bLA and Goldenvoice (thanks guys!).

To win: Tell me, in the comments, which sideshow attraction you would be if you had to be in a traveling circus. Would you be the bearded lady? The giant? The knife thrower? The fortune-teller? Let a girl know! We’ll randomly pick one lucky winner to go.

You can buy tickets here.

Photo by Brion Topolski.

Going Berzerk

ring-masterCirque Berzerk‘s “Beneath” opened to thunderous applause and a TMZ-worthy star-studded crowd Thursday night under the big top at Los Angeles State Historic Park (aka “The Cornfield.”)

Cirque Berzerk is an updated version of a circus from long ago. You’ll find many of your favorite acts. Contortionists, acrobats, aerialists and punk rock clowns among others, but this show offers so much more. Cirque Berzerk may be a circus at its heart, but it is also a dark cabaret with burlesque dancers and a touch of modern vaudville. The show’s original music, composed by Cirque Berzerk co-creator Kevin Bourque, is performed live on stage

The show is wildly entertaining and at times astounding. There is much laughter, but more often than not I found myself lifting my jaw from the floor, where it had fallen in astonishment. By the end of the show I wanted nothing more than to run away with the circus

Follow me into the next dimension for more photos, video, and how you can experience this spectacle for yourself.

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