CONFETTI: Winter Edition, Dance Party and Fundraiser

CONFETTI: Winter Edition, Dance Party and Fundraiser

Saturday · February 18, 2017

10:00 pm

$7.00

Tickets Available at the Door

This event is 21 and over

$7 before midnight, $10 after.

10pm - 4am.

CONFETTI
CONFETTI
The 2017 winter edition of CONFETTI will get you hot!!!

Be ready to dance through the night to the beats of:
Average Jo
Ushka
Horrorchata

$7 before midnight $10 after midnight 

Plus Go-Go dancers and Raffles!!!

A portion of the proceeds from this event will go to MPower Change and Detention Watch Network


MORE ABOUT OUR DJS
Average Jo
Average Jo is currently a resident DJ at Submit Hill & Dale, Den at Open House, The Rosemont, Henrietta Hudson, and has been the music producer and dj for the immersive dance theater group, The Dance Cartell, for the last five years. They are also the DJ and music producer for another immersive production, Shasta Geaux Pop which was recently featured in The Public Theater's Under The Radar Festival. DJ Avg Jo was recently nominated for three Go Magazine Reader's Choice Nightlife Awards for Best Hip Hop DJ, Best House DJ and Best Mixes, winning in the Best Mixes category. You can listen to their mixtapes and demos at:
Mixcloud.com/jocollura

Horrorchata
Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, Horrorchata is a drag queen, event producer, fashion icon and DJ extraordinaire living and working in Brooklyn, New York. She is the founder of Be Cute, Brooklyn’s biggest underground queer dance party and the wonderful YAS MAMA and is the co-founder of Bushwig! Bushwig is the only drag festival in Brooklyn and the festival to which Lady Bunny herself passed down the Wigstock torch. Horrorchata has DJ’d for hundreds of parties across the United States and Europe, including the legendary Tranny Olympics in London. Bringing you Brooklyn freaky clown Latina drag, Horrorchata has captivated audiences around the world. She was named one of the top 100 most influential people in Brooklyn magazine and previously won “Drag Queen of the Year” at the Brooklyn Nightlife Awards

Ushka:
Ushka is a Sri Lankan-born, Brooklyn-based deejay traversing genres across electronic global bass music. She is a member of Dutty Artz and one half of iBomba, a Brooklyn-based duo and party that has thrown immigrant and people of color-centered parties for the last five years. She deejays from the perspective of a dancer, blending a wide range of music from soca to cumbia, hip hop to south asian rhythms, baltimore/jersey club to rasterinha, vogue cuts to kuduro, azonto to african house for a wide audience. When she isn't organizing a dancefloor, Ushka is an immigrant rights and cultural organizer. You can follow her on twitter or instagram at @ty_ushka. 

MORE ABOUT THE ORGANIZATIONS WE ARE DONATING TO:
Detention Watch Network
Detention Watch Network (DWN) is a national coalition of organizations and individuals working to expose and challenge the injustices of the United States’ immigration detention and deportation system and advocate for profound change that promotes the rights and dignity of all persons.

DWN Envisions
A world without immigration detention where every individual lives freely.
A nation that fosters racial equality, values migration and honors family unity.
A judicial system that promotes human rights and the dignity and due process rights of all persons.
VISIT: https://www.detentionwatchnetwork.org/about


MPower Change
MPOWER Change is a brand-new nonprofit online organizing, campaigning, and storytelling initiative to build grassroots power for American Muslims, while advancing social, spiritual, racial, and economic justice for all people.

VISIT: https://mpowerchange.org/
Venue Information:
The Bell House
149 7th Street
Brooklyn, New York, 11215
http://www.thebellhouseny.com/