IN BED WITH 1000 MADONNAS
FILM SCREENING, PERFORMANCE, PARTY, DANCE CLASS, FILM PRODUCTION / VARIOUS VENUES, LONDON, U.K
Commissioned by Fringe! Film and Arts Fest
FILM SCREENING / PERFORMANCE
In Bed with 1000 Madonnas night kicked off with a late night screening of the infamous documentary following the queen of pop on her 1990 Blonde Ambition Tour, hosted by East Eng drag legend Holestar. Audience Sung and danced along in the aisles to hits including Like A Virgin, Papa Don’t Preach and Vogue and get drawn into the backstage dramas, on stage dance routines, deep-throating of water bottles and watching Madge fool around with her gay dancers. The audience dressed up as Madonna throughout the ages and was in with a chance to win some amazing prices. The best dressed Madonnas was picked pre-screening in the Rio foyer to compete in an on-stage Vogue Off to be crowned Queen of Pop (for the night). Dress code: Material Girls, Breathless Mahoneys, Gays Gone Wild…
A tribute to three decades in the business, MDNA launch, World Tour anticipation and a fitting end to our ‘In Bed with 1000 Madonnas’ night we headed over to Dalston Superstore for the best selection of Madonna past and present with DJs The Lovely Jonjo, Hannah Holland, Hello Mozart, The Duchess of Pork, Kostakis and David Oh.
Voguing was a dance class led by the fabulous Nathaniel Parchment. It is a highly stylized, modern house dance that evolved out of the Harlem ballroom scene in the 1960s. It gained mainstream exposure when it was featured in Madonna’s video “Vogue” in 1990, and when showcased in the 1990 documentary Paris is Burning.
A parody of TRUTH OR DARE was produced especially for the event Directed by Holestar & Alex ShawCamera & Edit by Alex Shaw