Hi there. R. Crap Mariner, your conflicted and angsty dance correspondent.
I’ll be posting dance performance schedules, similar to Inara’s posts about Seanchai Library readings.
Things have quieted down a bit, but there’s still a lot of dance performance going on.
Let’s get started, here’s the events that I saw on the calendar as of press time.
(All times SLT)
Friday May 4
3:00PM Crystal Edge Dance Club
Welcome to the Crystal Edge Dance Club, home of the Crystal Edge Dance Troupe.
Dancing at the Crystal Edge has been a long-standing tradition of talented and creative dancers. There is no better way to get to know people and make new friends.
Dancing is like dreaming with your feet, if you stumble make it part of the dance!
Dance with your heart and your feet will follow!
6:00PM Elysium Cabaret
Description:Elysium Cabaret – Welcome to the Weekend!
If it’s Friday, it’s Elysium Cabaret! Fancy some imagination? In The Empire Room at Copperhead Road, every Friday at 6pm SLT the dynamic performers of Elysium Cabaret take the stage to bring you a solid hour of entertainment!
Featuring elaborate sets and choreography sequenced to an eclectic genre of music, Elysium Cabaret offers something for everyone. Grab your friends and get their early because the sim fills. Come celebrate Friday! Welcome to the weekend!
10:00PM Guerilla Burlesque
It’s wild, wonderful and worth it! It’s Guerilla Burlesque Friday Revue!
The team from Guerilla Burlesque present originally crafted dance acts built and performed by some of the best dancers on the grid! We strive to bring you our very best and keep it fresh and fun every time! Thea Dee is our director this week and It’s going to be an exciting line up of great acts! The only thing missing is you, our special guest!
So make your plans, grab a few friends and make an evening of it! Join us this Friday night so you don’t miss a thing! Doors open at the Culzean Theatre at 9 pm for the 10 pm!
Saturday May 5
Debauche return to the beautiful theatre at VIlle De Couer after a long absence. Such a lovely place to perform with a lovely crowd to match it. Come join us for the thrills, the excitement, the naughtiness and the sheer class of Debauche. Dress smart casual please See you there 1pm Saturday 5th May.
3:00PM Burlesque Dolls
Join us at the Jefferson Opera House as we help celebrate 2 years of the Mysterium Masked Mansion.
Burlesque Dolls brings you classic burlesque from some of the most talented dancers on the grid. Sultry, tempting and glamorous as they take the stage, each bringing their own style and signatures with them as they entice you.
4:30PM RIPA After Dark Theatre Cabaret
River Island Performing Art presents: ‘AFTER DARK’ THEATRE CABARET *ADULT CONTENT WARNING* Full Nudity forms part of this production 18+ ONLY. * Produced by Red & Steve of The River Island Theatre, and Performed by the sexy men and women of The Hot Knights & The Boudoir Dance Troupes @ Les Âmes Sauvages, Cabaret Méchant We Present The Steamiest Cabaret Show In SL. Please arrive early, spaces are limited, entrance is free.
7:00PM Paramount Grand Theatre
Brush Strokes, Paramount Grand Theatre’s brand new show for May. Come join us for an evening of classy but sassy entertainment as we the Paramount Players dance for you, May 5th & 12th at 7pm slt.
Brush Strokes you ask? The Players’ new show is about art! Taking some of our favorite artist’s work and interpreting it into dance.
Sunday May 6
10:00AM Muse Dance Company
Join the Muse Dance Company for this dance musical Chicago. A satire on corruption in the administration of criminal justice and the concept of the “celebrity criminal”. You don’t wanna miss this one!
Debauche come back for a second visit to the wonderful theatre at Bluemood. Its great to be invited back. A lovely place full of lovely people – really looking forward to seeing them all again, plus a few new faces, hopefully. Debauche – a little naughty, a lot sexy, always classy. Come find out!
5:00PM Ballet Pixelle
Ballet Pixelle® will open its production of “Avatara” on Sunday, April 15 at 5:00 pm SLT, Join us for this original composition of virtual dance! What if a real world dancer could dance in a virtual world? What movements would be the same or different? What kinds of different beings could she be? What would be the same? And how would that dancer be changed after her experience? Performances are Wednesdays at 5:00 pm and Sundays at 5:00 pm SLT throughout April in the Ballet Pixelle Theatre. Audience dancing at the after-show party every performance! Join us for an evening of delights. Chat with the performers and crew after the performance for autographs, photos, and a question & answer session.
5:00PM Winds of the Sahara
Each Sunday we have a shiny, new show at Winds of the Sahara. Our dances range from burlesque to performance art and you are sure to be amazed at all of the wonder that sets, costumes and music can create. We’ll put sparkles in your eyes and leave sequins on your shirt collars.
I assume there will be a few more shows this weekend.
I prefer to error on the side of caution, so if your event isn’t listed above, either get your notecard in sooner, or add your show to the comments.
Check with the Dance Queens event calendar for updates and additions to the weekend’s schedule, as well as the many events that happen during the week.
FULL DISCLOSURE: I perform with Guerilla Burlesque and Debauche.