Location: El Rey Theaer, 5515 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90036
Date: October 31, Halloween Night
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Description: The Astra Dance Company invites you to step back in time and experience the world of Edgar Allan Poe, returned to life. They will perform “Astra,” their waltz ballet in three acts, followed by a turn-of-the-century burlesque show, featuring a Goth Couture Fashion show, a costume contest, DJ Wolfie, Wandering Marionettes, Tarot card readings, and more.
Tickets ar $40 for General Admission, $65 for VIP.
Doors open at 7pm; performance begins at 8pm.
NOTE: The Astra Dance Company performs “Astra” also at the Million Dollar Theatre, on October 22-23 and 29-30.
UPDATE – October 27: This event appears to have been cancelled or at least replaced by another. The latest press relese from the Astra Dance Company makes no mention of their Poe-Etic Ball at El Rey Theatre. Instead, guests are invited to a the Hex Hollywood Halloween Party, put on by the Malediction Society:
SUNDAY NIGHT : Astra Afterparty for Halloween @HEX Hollywood
Join us at the Monte Cristo Nightclub as we enjoy a dark Halloween Night with our friends at HEX. Poe-etic whispers and select dances from the Astra Production will be part of the evening’s hauntingly beautiful entertainment.
Monte Cristo is located at 3100 Wilshire Blvd in Los Angeles, CA.