Workshop: Saturday, May 16 from 1pm to 4pm
Fundraiser: Saturday, May 16 from 8pm to 11:30pm
Gallery O on H and Palace Productions presents Pink Up Events, an inspirational event exhibiting the stories of women with breast cancer and celebrating lives through art. Pink Up is hosting two remarkable events on May 16th that include burlesque 101 workshop and photo shoot for survivors and evening festivities with burlesque show, live music and an art exhibit. All events are held at Gallery O onH and information available through www.eventbrite.com.
1pm – 4pm: Burlesque 101 workshop/photoshoot.
The goal of the Pink Up burlesque and empowerment workshop is for breast cancer survivors to journey towards physical and spiritual empowerment through art of burlesque. Participants will learn a simple burlesque routine in a safe space while celebrating life and honoring spirit. Workshop is free & open to women who are breast cancer survivors. Class is taught by the warrior of burlesque, Deanna Danger. For more information and to register www.eventbrite.com or http://bit.ly/1E8MQ5i
8:00pm – 11:30pm Pink Up Revue Fundraiser
Art Exhibit: 8:00pm – 11:00pm No Cover
Variety show: 9:00 – 11:30pm
Tickets: Advance $25, Day of $30
Tickets at www.eventbrite.com
Raise funds for breast cancer prevention while experiencing big top talent with visual treats and dazzling feats. The Pink Up Revue showcases variety arts with sensational burlesque, eye popping sideshow, blazing fire performance, hip shaking live music and an inspirational art exhibit. A not to be missed variety show on the patio of Gallery O.
Proceeds benefit Breast Care for Washington D.C. – a community-centered breast cancer screening organization to enhance access to breast cancer screening and care among medically underserved women in the Washington, D.C. area. Since opening in May 2015, 600 women have been served. www.breastcareforwashington.org.
Live Music by: Caz Gardiner www.cazmusic.com
Performances by: Swami YoMahmi, Dainty Dandridge, Deanna Danger, Shortstaxx, Pria Puss, Fractal and Dance Afire, Dimples Divine
and Indianas Jewels
21+ to enter
Gallery O on H is located at 1354 H St. NE.