Saturday, March 15, 2014
Coney Island USA Spring Gala.
The Spring Gala is the premiere fundraising event for Coney Island USA. This benefit draws a host of celebrities, trendsetters, and performances by superstars of the Burlesque and Sideshow movement. The 2014 Spring Gala is titled: The Ides of March.
This year, for the first time ever, they will be naming the Coney Island USA Man and Woman of the Year, for their outstanding support of Coney Island throughout the year.
The honorees are Lisa Mangels-Schaefer, and the entire Mangels Family, and Steve and Dennis Vourderis, as well as the Vourderis Family.
Go Go Extravaganza: Anja Keister, Wae Messed, Sizzle Dizzle, Dottie Dynamo, Boo Boo Darlin, Brief Sweat, Bunny Buxom, Cheekie Lane, Clara Coquette, Ginger Twist, Lina Tantalette, Marlena Dee, Heather Whatever, Miss Poison Ivory, Zoe Ziegfeld, Lucille Ti Amore, Hard Cory, Sincerely Yours, Tiny D, Delysia Lachatte, Dolly Debutante.
Stage Show: Betty Bloomerz, Alejandro Dubois, Rita Menweep, Tina Cione
Ambient Entertainment: Sideshow: Serpentina, Leo The Human Gumby, Alejandro Dubois, Princess Pat. Aerial: Elizabeth Munn. Mermaids: Bambi The Mermaid. Dominatrix: Lady Zombie. Face Painting: Juliet Jeske. Strongman: Chris Schoeck. Museum of Interesting Things: Denny Daniels. Mini Mermaid Parade at approximately 9:30pm
Hosted by: Adam Realman
Live Music by: Amour Obscur, Screamin’ Rebel Angels
DJ: Fresh Prince of Darkness
Hostesses: Kat Mon Dieu, It’s a Little Stormy, Creamy Stevens, Legs Malone, Miss Cherry Delight, Marni Halasa
Greeters: Scott Baker, Kat Mon Dieu, Kita St. Cyr
Mystery in a Box: Noah D’Klein and Little Brooklyn
Crew: Tony Guarisco, Pat Bresnan, LaMaia