New York Live Arts & The Dauphine of Bushwick Present PRETTY BALL DANCE PARTY
New York Live Arts and The Dauphine of Bushwick present PRETTY BALL, November 6, 2016, 6pm to 10pm, a closing night dance party celebrating the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company's presentation of Analogy Trilogy Parts I and II at The Joyce Theater.
The dance party, featuring music by DJTONYMONKEY (Antonio Brown) and DJ Horrorchata and performances by Kimberly Smallz Labeija, and Mister Wallace, will be hosted by Bill T. Jones and Company, Cain A. Coleman Jr. as "Pretty" and The Dauphine of Bushwick. Presented at New York Live Arts, 219 West 19th Street, NYC, in association with Passport Magazine and sponsored by Stoli Vodka, Fetzer Wines, and City Winery. Beer has been provided by Brooklyn Brewery. Photos will be taken by Lucas Blair.WHAT: PRETTY BALL, a dance party, hosted by Bill T. Jones and Company,
Cain A. Coleman Jr. as "Pretty" and The Dauphine of Bushwick
WHO: DJTONYMONKEY, DJ Horrorchata, Kimberly Smallz Labeija, Mister Wallace
WHEN: November 6, 2016 at 6:00-10:00PM
WHERE: New York Live Arts
219 West 19th Street
Tickets: $10 presale; $15 door Located in the heart of Chelsea in New York City, New York Live Arts is an internationally recognized destination for innovative artistry. New York Live Arts produces and presents dance, music and theater performances, offers an extensive range of participatory programs for adults and young people, supports the continuing professional development of artists and serves as home for the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company. ABOUT MISTER WALLACE
New York City-based rapper/DJ/performance artist Mister Wallace was born Erik Lamar Wallace II In Chicago, Illinois. After three years of touring both coasts with Banjee Report and premiering his singles at SXSW, Mister Wallace moved to New York City with Futurehood co-founder and Banjee Report member, aCeb00mbaP. Futurehood's first release was Faggot EP (February 2016) by Mister Wallace, featuring verses from Cakes Da Killa + aCeb00mbaP. The video for It Girl premiered on The Fader followed by the Pussy Out remix compilation series. Mister Wallace has been touring North America making stops in Toronto, Asheville, Atlanta, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Portland. Most recently Mister Wallace was featured in an installation by Tom Kneller at MoMA's PS1. KIMBERLY SMALLZ LABEIJA
Kimberly Smallz Labeija (Anthony Rivera) has performed as a drag artist since 2012. He participated in the Young Artist Program at the Martha Graham School in 2007 and the Harkness Repertory Ensemble at the 92nd Street Y in 2008. He has been a member of the iconic House of Labeija since 2014, competing in categories BQD ("butch queen in drag"), Runway, and Face. Kimberly Smallz Labeija has appeared in Buzzfeed, Fusion.net, Packet Biweekly, and The New York Times Style Magazine. He holds a BA in Environmental Studies from Brown University and works in the field of environmental health. HORRORCHATA
Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, Horrorchata is a drag queen, event producer, fashion icon and DJ living and working in Brooklyn, New York. She is the founder of Be Cute, Brooklyn's biggest underground queer dance party, Razor 5000, a themed performance party that travels around the country, and is the co-founder of Bushwig Festival, the only drag festival in Brooklyn. Horrorchata has DJ'd parties across the United States and Europe, including the legendary Tranny Olympics in London, captivating audiences around the world. She was named one of the top 100 most influential people in Brooklyn Magazine and previously won "Drag Queen of the Year" at the Brooklyn Nightlife Awards. THE DAUPHINE OF BUSHWICK
Tyler Ashley, The Dauphine of Bushwick, is a nightlife personality, performer, and promoter based in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The Dauphine started and hosts a monthly party called Baby Tea at Wise Men bar in New York City, which turns 2 in November. Ashley has performed and/or promoted at The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Academy Of Music, BUSHWIG '14, '15 and '16, The Austin International Drag Festival, Fire Island Pines, Kinfolk 94, The Jane Hotel, and many more. The Dauphine was named the "Queen to Watch" in 2016 by World of Wonder. DJTONYMONKEY is the dance party prince. Spinning all over the states for seven years & counting, ever party he touches is sure to be the best night of your life. DJTM Spins the best beats specializing in House, Dance, Top 40, Pop, Hip Hop, R&B, Reggae, Reggaeton, Soca & more. His music will have you up on your feet dancing to the beat. CAIN COLEMAN, JR.
After training at the Conservatory of Dance at SUNY Purchase, Cain Coleman began his professional career with Philadanco under the direction of Joan Myers brown and Debora Chase. He later joined The Martha Graham Dance Company. Mr. Coleman has performed works by Paul Taylor, George Balanchine, Talley Beatty, George Faison, Christopher Huggins, Ray Mercer and many more. Cain is also the co-founder and Artistic Director of ColemanCollective. Mr. Coleman joined the Company 2014.