Bindlestiff Open Stage Variety Show

City Tech presents the Bindlestiff Open Stage Variety Show, a monthly open mic for variety artists, where emerging performers and seasoned pros alike hone new acts in front of a live audience, hosted by Bindlestiff Family Cirkus co-founder Keith Nelson.

Upcoming Show Date: Fall 2024 (Specific dates TBD) 

Voorhees Theatre
New York City College of Technology
186 Jay St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201

$15 suggested donation
Showtime: 7:00 pm

We are also streaming the show live – check us out on Facebook and YouTube!

A First Look at NYC’s Finest Emerging Variety Talents
Circus * Sideshow * Vaudeville * Burlesque * Dance * Music

Come to the Voorhees Theatre for a night of variety that will include much more than a simple song and dance. Bindlestiff’s Open Stage Variety Show is a non stop variety show experience that may include The Heavy Metal Magician, Kung Fu juggling, trained rats, clown bands, aerial artists, wire walkers, sideshow performers, living cartoons, physical comedy, a cougar contortionist, emerging super stars, and more.

Hosted by Keith “Bindlestiff” Nelson, the show celebrates works in progress, emerging artists, and professionals trying something new, this night promises many surprises.

Performers: if you would like to be on the stage, please complete the Open Stage Act Submission Form below. *Please note* that this is a circus open stage performance opportunity which is unpaid. Performers must provide their own equipment.