The Soiled Dove

From Vau de Vire Society comes an immersive, circus-infused, dinner-theater experience that will titillate your every sense.

Thank You Oakland!

Oakland! Our 3 month rendezvous ended much too soon. Thank you for playing with us!

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2019 Tortona Big Top Strike/Breakdown Volunteer Form

The Vau de Vire Society is seeking Volunteers for our Tortona Big Top Strike Team. See our form for more details and to sign up! https://forms.gle/v7d3R6Q1XG1fF9k39

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UPTOWN OAKLAND BECOMES THE NOTORIOUS BARBARY COAST AND IT'S A BLAST TO THE PAST

A deep dive into the stories behind The Soiled Dove with VMedia.

vmediabackstage.com THE SOILED DOVE IS A RAUCOUS BORDELLO THAT BRINGS BACK THE RED LIGHT DISTRICT A CIRCUS FEEL WITH A FIRST RATE VAUDEVILLE RIGHT TO YOUR TABLEThe 1849 GOLD RUSH

Join us for our closing night Silent Disco soirée. Three stellar DJ’s on three-channels!

Also, only a few Main show tickets still available! http://bit.ly/TheSoiledDoveTickets

As we near the end of this marvellous ride, tickets are still available for our final weekend of The Soiled Dove!

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Photos: Leori Gill

Holy wow! Check out these amazing images by our dear friend Leori Gill Photography! Tickets are near sold out so don't sleep on this chance to see this show first hand - AND support local musicians and performers!

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The Soiled Dove
Photography by Leori Gill

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The Soiled Dove 2019 - By Leori Gill

The Soiled Dove
Photography by Leori Gill

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Photographic fabulousness by our dear friend Leori Gill.

The Soiled Dove 2019 - By Luc Asbury

The Soiled Dove
Photography by Luc Asbury

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Photographic Artistry by Luc Asbury

It's true, Angelo Moore has officially ran away with the circus! Catch him under the Tortona Big Top for the final two weekends of The Soiled Dove! with the incorrigible The Vau de Vire Society & the infamous Jazz Mafia.

Use code BLACKFRIDAY to save 25% on November 29th's show!

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[11/22/19]   Not a trinket in the world can compare with a night under the Big Top with The Vau de Vire Society & Jazz Mafia!

Spend Black Friday immersed in the magic of cirque and leave your pocketbook a little plumper. Use code BLACKFRIDAY for 25% off your reservation.

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An Incredible Weekend of Sold Out Shows

With only 3 weekends remaining, The Soiled Dove is in fine formand your opportuntiy to experience these tales of wonder and cirque infused historical wackiness draws ever to a close.

Don't let the Tortona BIg Top pass you by!

Last Show December 7 in Downtown Oakland!
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Which Soiled Dove character hides deep within you?
Screenshot the whirlwind of incorrigible ne'er-do-wells below and tell us who you really are in the comments!

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So much fun with Jon Dutch, Jacob Doyle, Kitty Oaks, Shaina K. Evoniuk Adam Theis, Stephanie Bailey, Juliano Wade

Saucy, sultry and vanishing soon!

After a weekend of sold out show and the approaching return of Angelo Moore, the stories of The Soiled Dove are heating up in an entirely new way!

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When going gets good, Jazz Mafia & The Vau de Vire Society keep it moving....

By popular demand Angelo Moore of Fishbone is BACK for ONE WEEKEND ONLY!

With the wild nights in the Tortona drawing ever nearer to a close, November 22 & 23 are momentous occasions not to be missed.

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A raucous bordello of nefarious delights!

"It is wild with delightful and sultry singing and dancing, a scrumptious dinner ....and, perhaps most important, mesmerizing with acrobatic feats seen only here outside of Cirque de Soleil." - SF Examiner

With its doors only open until December 7, you simply must step inside the Tortona Big Top to experience The Soiled Dove before it's too late!

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What a weekend to be had!

After two nights with Angelo Moore, stay for a very special Silent Disco Under The Big Top with Will Magid & Balkan Bump!

Meet us under the Big Top after the show.

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The circus came to downtown!

The saucy characters of The Soiled Dove broke out of the Tortona Big Top for a romp in the city and rambled into some very unexpected placed. Did you spot a The Vau de Vire Society performer out of place?

Catch Angelo Moore at The Soiled Dove this weekend only!

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In a tantalizing twist of fate, Angelo Moore of Fishbone infamy will be join Jazz Mafia in The Soiled Dove for November 1 & 2 only!

Irrepressibly energetic with enough presence to blow the roof off the Big Top, Angelo at The Soiled Dove is a feat not to be missed.

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[10/24/19]   The doors of the Tortona Big Top are open, for YOU!
Dine, imbibe and made merry with us. The Soiled Dove beckons you to become part of the show! Find yourself lost in time, smack dab in the center of Downtown Oakland, Friday and Saturday nights!

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You missed a whole kettle fulla' time travellin' circus situation this past weekend as The Soiled Dove kicked off the wildest weekend yet!

Friday & Saturday Nights, Downtown Oakland
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"This multi-dimensional extravaganza is an amalgam of elements designed to create an experience unlike any other. Ingredients in the recipe include an array of aerialists, top-notch musicians, performance artists, Can-Can dancers, contortionists, torch singers, and even a sharp-shooting Old West bartender with a live chicken on her shoulder." - Conscious Dancer

Don't delay, join us tomorrow night!
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The Vau de Vire Society

The wild minds of the The Vau de Vire Society & Jazz Mafia ramped into a full velocity tizzy!

We're JUST PACKED with explosive action and sensual delights.
Curious?

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Our harlots and outlaws are prepping for a scintillating excursion of sensorial delights.

Buckle up or strap it on, either way its gonna be a doozy!

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Wilder & Wilder!

Each weekend wilder than the last, The Soiled Dove is steeped in antics, saliciousness and all manner of bawdy behavior!

We save you a spot in The Tortona Big Top this Friday & Saturday!

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After another incredible weekend, it's safe to say The Soiled Dove is settling in salaciously to life in downtown Oakland.

The antics are layered, the delights are steeped and we're gearing up for yet another wild, wonderful weekend! Are you ready for a little time travel in your life?

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A Carnival of Carnal Delight!

With each weekend more livacious than the last, the sordid tales of our lawless city are living, breathing temptations!

Sip, swill, sway and shake, loosing yourself in the swirling world inside The Tortona, this Friday and Saturday in downtown Oakland.

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Toss your inhibitions far to the side and enter The Soiled Dove Boudoir!

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Things are simply FLYING in downtown Oakland as the second chapter of The Soiled Dove unfolds in more magnificent and marvellous ways than a fortune seeking gold digger could ever imagine!

Come harlots, come floozies, come vigilantes and degenerates, all manner of delicious circus infused mischief at hand!

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After the shimmy, a whole lotta shake!

The Soiled Dove will play host to a rowdy round of Silent Disco Delights, each Saturday after the show!

There's just nothing like a party in the Big Top to seal the deal on an incredible weekend.

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The Soiled Dove is Just Getting Started!

Oakland, you fabulous, naughty minx!

A most gegarious thank you for sipping, sashaying & dining with us as we warmed up The Tortona on opening night. We're just getting started and our guest director Stefan Haves has put his magical Cirque touch on nearly everything!

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Oh, what a night!

It's official, The Soiled Dove has opened and the Tortona Big Top is alive and well!

Thank you for welcoming us with such enthusiasm Oakland, we'll see you again tonight.

See you tonight Oakland!

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The wait is over, the moment has arrived!

The most sordid tales of the Bay Area's Barbary Coast spring to life in downtown Oakland TOMORROW NIGHT!

Who will you enter the Tortona Big Top with?
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The Tortona has risen for it's nearly opening night!

The stage is set, the stories rich and the next chapter of @ThThe Soiled Dove will unfold through 360 degrees of circus-infused dining, libations and cavorting of all kinds!

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Nary but a one of the tricks we have tucked every so meticulously up our sleeves is that for the next chapter of The Soiled Dove, The Vau de Vire Society & Jazz Mafia are welcoming guest director Stefan Haves of Cirque du Soleil & Teatro ZinZanni fame!

Opening Night This Friday!
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Keeping Up With the Jazz Mafia

Dive into Jazz Mafia's most audacious project to date.

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[09/10/19]   Has it been far too long since you've had your feathers ruffled and your fancies tickled?

This terrible, unforgivable and treasonous behaviour cannot continue a moment longer! Lose yourself in the baldashery of The Soiled Dove on opening night, clearly not a second too soon!

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We've missed you so much we might just kiss you!

The cast and crew of The Soiled Dove have been plucked from the furthest reaching corners of circus immortality, transported into the Tortona Big Top to wine, dine and romance you into a tizzy of gold rush delight!

Preparations are underway for September 20th and our opening night, have you claimed your seat yet?

📷 Memento Moda
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Make haste, don't wait!

Opening night is just days away and The Tortona Big Top is on the rise, transforming the Oakland skyline with it's most magnificent and mysterious peak!

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For 20 years, The Soiled Dove's instigators The Vau de Vire Society have transformed tales of woe, wisdom and historical wackiness into living, breathing events that drive deep into the heart of all who are courageous enough to enter and leave limitation behind!

📷 Bill Evans
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Thrills, Chills & Cocktails!

Rabble-rouse, carry on and cavort underneath the towering peak of The Tortona Big Top for an evening of dinner, drinks and jaw-dropping cirque.

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Enticing you down the rabbit hole to another time and place and and commanding your delight upon arrival, The Soiled Dove score is provided by none other than the East Bay’s official ‘Best Band’ Jazz Mafia!

Ruthless rule breaking and mind-blowing genre bending elevates Jazz Mafia’s 10 piece orchestra into a league of their own.

Aerial violinists! Skateboarding trombonists! Free-styling priests, battling trumpets and more surprises than you can shake a string section at.

Opening Weekend Sept 20!

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📷 Don Dixon

A city in the throws of Gold Rush fever.
A saloon steeped in infamy.

Lawless streets. Untamed passions.

Where sensibility ends, The Soiled Dove begins...

Downtown Oakland, September 20 - December 7
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A tale not often told...

The Soiled Dove is LIVE in Oakland this Sept 20-Dec 7!

"It is what The Barbary Coast might have been like in someone’s wildest fantasy. It is the sexy, talented, great food version of that era. Guests can expect an engaging evening filled with danger, decadence, circus, and a culinary spread worthy of royalty … a very unique show." - Gina White, axs

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Transport back to lawless and thrilling Gold Rush era, as the Bay Area flooded with all manner of characters and courtesans, some searching for fortune, some for fame and some with all together nefarious intent!

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📷 Zoart Photogrhy

As the next chapter of The Soiled Dove unfolds, there are an astounding assemblage of new delights in store as the Tortona Big Top rises once again!

Sashay through the photos to reveal just a few of the tricks we have tucked inside the Big Top this year!

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📷 Marco Sanchez

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Thank You Oakland!
An Incredible Weekend of Sold Out Shows
A raucous bordello of nefarious delights!
Wilder & Wilder!
A Carnival of Carnal Delight!
The Soiled Dove is Just Getting Started!
Oh, what a night!
The Tortona has risen for it's nearly opening night!
Thrills, Chills & Cocktails!

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