Apply for the Festival of DOOM 2014! Farewells and Transitions

Apply for the Festival of DOOM 2014!

January 10-19, 2014, in Columbia, SC.

Farewells and Transitions

Alternacirque performance company has ended, but Alternacirque Presents will move forward.

Apply to perform at the Festival of Doom 2014!

Dear performers and various and sundry weirdos: I may be relocating, but I am not giving up on my continuing mission to drag Columbia kicking and screaming into the underground. The Festival of Doom started as a group of bellydancers gathering in the soda city to party together and write it off on our taxes. [...]

1001 Arabian Nights in Earlewood Park Amphitheatre June 7-15, 2013

Buy tickets by clicking here! The famous and beloved Arabian fairy tales have been floating around and tickling Natalie’s brain for the better part of two years. Alternacirque was very fortunate to have renowned underground circus director and performer Armitage Shanks on board to direct this sometimes beautiful, sometimes loony tunes full-length show of intrigue, [...]

The 5th Annual Festival of Doom, Jan 9-12, 2013

Tickets are available online at the address below. There’s even a Golden Ticket Pass that will save you some money on getting into all three productions. But buy them soon. This will sell out! In 2008, a handful of professional bellydancers and ruckus-makers converged on Columbia, SC for the East Coast, All Star, Undulating [...]

May 4, 2012: Carny Preacher Tent Revival at City Roots

Armitage Shanks, Alternacirque and Wasted Wine at City Roots Farm Friday, May 4, 2012 1005 Airport Blvd., Columbia, SC 29205 Due to the edgy and adult content, you must be 18 or older to ride this ride. Tickets are $10 online and $12 at the door. Doors open at 7PM; show begins at 8 PM. [...]