West of Lenin and The Panel Jumper Present THE PANEL JUMPER LIVE: CHAPTER 2
WHO: West of Lenin & The Panel Jumper
WHAT: The Panel Jumper **Live** Chapter 2
WHEN: Friday, May 27th, 2016 @ 8:00pm
WHY: To celebrate the magic of sequential storytelling with live performance.
WHERE: West of Lenin, 203 N 36th, Seattle, WA 98103
TICKETS: $10 at the door or online. Arrive in costume and receive $1 off drinks.
Join us for the second episode of our celebration of the magic of sequential storytelling-comic books! Produced in collaboration with West of Lenin, this one-night gala features the talents of singer/songwriter Tai Shan (Bushwick Book Club), a new play by Gregory Award-winning playwright Wayne Rawley, a reading pairing world-famous comedian Emmett Montgomery (Last Comic Standing and Weird and Awesome with Emmett Montgomery) and Cole Hornaday, the wild and wonderful puppetry of Vox Fabuli, nerd-tastic burlesque by Daisy O'Day, a fresh piece of super hero satire from playwright Jim Jewell, an all-new The Panel Jumper film short, a special live podcast recording with the crew of the Perfect Bound Podcast and special comic book industry guest, David Lasky the Eisner Awarding-winning cartoonist of The Carter Family: Don't Forget This Song.
Attendees must be at least 18 years of age.
A web series that goes all the way to the rivets to examine the details of comic book history and lore, The Panel Jumper is a quirky documentary-style program that unearths the seldom-celebrated, always colorful tales of comic book culture. Written and co-produced by Cole Hornaday (Boxoffice Magazine, Annex Theatre's Team of Heroes Trilogy) and Ben Laurance (Caution Zero Network, SketchFest, and Gude/Laurance) this video series has intrigued and inspired name industry notables with their unique blend of history and humor. Find it on YouTube.
"Drop dead awesome...SHEER EXCELLENCE."
-Paul Gulacy, Eagle and Eisner Award-Winning Artist (Marvel's The Hands of Shang-Chi, Master of Kung-Fu)
"The Panel Jumper exposes a history of comics far weirder than I'd imagined. I can't wait to find out what they unearth next!"
-Gene Ha, Eisner Award-Winning Artist (Alan Moore's Top Ten)
West of Lenin is a modern 88 seat black box theatre and studio space located in Seattle's Fremont neighborhood. Owned and operated by Seattle theater entrepreneur AJ Epstein, West of Lenin is also available as a rental venue. A well-equipped and intimate space it offers a wide range of programming, from in-house and guest produced plays, to musical events, readings and more, West of Lenin is a local entertainment destination.
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