Catchpenny Dandies and Ray Lipowski at Club Red Half burlesque show and half comedy show, the Catchpenny Dandies performed at Red Owl on Friday night. The brainchild of Hannah Somerville, the show incorporates zany antics, a plethora of accents, hilarious skits and some pretty fancy pole-work. Next door at Club Red, Ray Lipowski delivered punch line after punch line. Topics ranged from a how-to of stealing candy to arguing with a audience member about whether there should be ribs served at a comedy club. Lipowski has been featured on several tv shows, including P. Diddy's Bad Boys of Comedy and Russel Simmon's Stand Up at the El Rey.
Sharks & Minnows Pool Party at The Phoenix Place Hotel & Suites Hipsters, artists, and trendy types converged on the stylish Phoenix Place Hotel & Suites on Saturday, June 30, for hours of drinking and diving fun during the inaugural Sharks and Minnows pool party. Organized by hepcat party czars Jared Alan, Craig Citizen, and Jen Deveroux, the all-day affair offers DJs and mixmasters spinning indie rock hits, local bands like Dry River Yacht Club and Peachcake performing pop songs, and plenty of PBR-fueled mayhem.
Birthday Suit Burlesque at Rips Ales & Cocktails (NSFW) Birthday Suit Burlesque played out like a vivid fantasy complete with sultry pirates, Betty Crocker doppelgangers, glam girls, and fire eaters providing the perfect balance between naughty and nice all wrapped up in one sexy show at Rips Ales & Cocktails on Friday, June 29.
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