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Sideshow Performer on the Main Stage

Showman Matthew Bouvier performs one of his many sideshow acts, sword-swallowing, at his Oakland studio.

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September 20, 2012

Written by Erika Maldonado Photos by Nelson Estrada Men with piled up pompadours and ladies in vintage animal-print dresses and high-heeled shoes swing dance across the floor to local band Lost Dog Found at Oakland’s Uptown Nightclub on a Saturday night.  Shortly after their opening set, pasties and tassels g...

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