Karaoke Fundraiser & Halloween Party
October 21st, 2017, 7:00pm-1:00am
DNIPRO Ukrainian Cultural Center (562 Genesee St, Buffalo)
Pre-Sale Tickets $15 | Door $20 . Click here to purchase pre-sale tickets.
Or at: Squeaky Wheel, The Pine Apple Company, Spot Coffee Elmwood, and Terrapin Station
Let your inner rock star shine and show off your Halloween threads at Squeaky Wheel’s biannual fundraiser party!
Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Art Center’s wildly popular fundraiser-art show, Peepshow, returns on October 21st, 2017. Part Halloween Costume Ball, part Legendary Singer’s Hall, this year’s Peepshow: Scary-oke! offers multiple rooms and activities where you can immerse yourself in an audio-visual extravaganza, just in time for Halloween and with a karaoke twist!
Peepshow: Scary-oke! offers a unique opportunity to sing your favorite songs while celebrating Halloween. Partygoers can perform in five themed karaoke rooms designed by local artists.Themed rooms include: Vamp it up! featuring show-tunes with Holly Johnson; NSFW Room (Not Safe For Work or Werewolves) with black-light face painting by Tom Holt; White Noise karaoke installation by Brian Milbrand; Melt & Move, a psychedelic delirium of visuals by UVB-76; and an auto-tuned karaoke Robo Room populated by lo-fi/sci-fi robots by Jeff Mace. The immersive karaoke rooms will showcase an impressive list of karaoke DJ’s including DJ Blue Lazer, DJ J Love, and DJ Rick Vallone. Watch for special cameo performances by local celebrities and karaoke superstars, including, Curtis Lovell & MaDamn Noire, Max Darling, Cersei Lannister, Vidalia May, and more!
In the ballroom and on the main stage, party goers will have the chance to experience a carnival of participatory activities and spectacles. Silently dance the night away with Silent Disco against a dazzling green-screened backdrop; experience Live Band Karaoke as you belt out your best onstage accompanied by local band Fernway; bid on exciting work by local and regional artists such as Kyle Butler, Mickey Harmon, Shasti O’leary Soudant, and Virocode in a Silent Art Auction; enjoy Burlesque performances by Femme Noire and a Thriller Dance-Off by Cat Sinclair’s Boolesque Ensemble; enter for your chance to win a costume contest hosted by the artists of The Pine Apple Company; take part in ghoulish carnival games by Esther Neisen, and much more! Be sure to stick around for the collective Epic Song Sing-a-long and a GLDN GIRLS-deejayed dance party to cap off the night.
Early arrivers will enjoy a Trick or Treat Happy Hour from 7pm-8pm courtesy of local confectionary Blue Table Chocolates. Local pop-up, Yey’s Food will serve up Cambodian inspired cuisine in DNIPRO’s kitchen and Lloyd’s Taco Truck will also be on site.
Get your tickets now and save $5 off the door! Scary-oke tickets can be purchased at:
Online – http://squeaky.org/scaryoke
Squeaky Wheel – 617 Main St. Buffalo,14203
The Pine Apple Company – 224 Allen St, Buffalo, NY 14201
Spot Coffee – 765 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222
Terrapin Station – 1172 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216
Sponsors & Supporters
Peepshow: Scary-oke! is Squeaky Wheel’s 2017 fundraiser, supporting activities in access, education, and exhibition of media arts and is made possible by the generous support of the following sponsors: Clover Management, Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP, Allen Street Consulting, Block Club, Blue Table Chocolates, BreadHive Bakery & Cafe, Buffalo Spree magazine, Cafe 59, Challenger News, Cosmetic Vein and Laser Center, Communication Department at Buffalo State College, eco_logic STUDIO, FGI Landscaping, Fuse Salon & Gallery, Hodgson Russ LLP, Hurwitz & Fine, P.C., Law Office of Dominic Saraceno, Lumiflux Media, The Pilates loft, The Public, SE², Sinatra & Company Real Estate, Thin Ice, UB Department of Art, UB Department of Media Study.
About Squeaky Wheel
Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Art Center has a mission to continue a legacy of innovation in media arts through access, education, and exhibition. We envision a community that uses electronic media and film to celebrate freedom of expression and diversity of voice. Established in 1985, Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Art Center is the only organization in Western NY to offer education, equipment access, and exhibition programming dedicated to exploring film & digital media arts. Squeaky Wheel’s reputation in the media arts field continues to grow nationally and internationally. More information on current programs can be found at www.squeaky.org.