Frostbite! POP Cabaret Returns With Winter Variety Show-School of Art - Carnegie Mellon University

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Frostbite! POP Cabaret Returns With Winter Variety Show

POP Cabaret returns with a winter solstice celebration: "FROSTBITE", a rollicking variety show featuring Misfit Toys, Yule Logs and Holiday Calamity.

WHERE:
The Andy Warhol Museum Theater
Friday, December 16 from 7-9pm
Free with museum admission

PHOTOS FROM "FROSTBITE!"

PHOTOS from the 2011 Halloween Variety Show "I Put A Spell on You"

Jolly exploits include: Wassailing, Furry Animals, Apocalyptic Carols, Sugar Plum Faeries, Evergreen Tragedies, Fruitcake Fantasias, Big Bellies, and much more!

Performers: Adelaide Agyemang, Scott Andrewm, Harrison Apple, Julia Cahill, Murphi Cook, Kinji Cheri Ho, Chelsea Lupkin, Julie Mallis, Ippei Mori, Stephanie Ross, Timothy Sherman, Ann Stone, Mitsuko Verdery, and your host, Pan D. Monium.

ABOUT:

"Pop Cabaret: Performance Art at the Andy Warhol Museum", is an Advanced Electronic & Time-Based Media course taught by Professor of Art Suzie Silver, and a first-time collaboration with the museum and Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Art.

Using the theater at the Andy Warhol Museum as playground and performance space, students create short solo and group performances.  Some themes and strategies include: Camp, Lo-Fi Glamour, Neo-Burlesque, Expanded Cinema of the Mind, Alien Vaudeville, Spectacles of Failure, Stand-Up Tragedy, New-Age Jesters, Cosmic Troubadours, Psychedelic Bards, Beautiful Noise, Imploding Vinyl Escapable, Exotic Masquerade and much, much more!

For more info contact: suziesilver@cmu.edu