Doors open at 7pm and appetizers will be served. There will be a raffle highlighted by a signed Peter Max Toulouse Lautrec and a cash bar. A blue carpet VIP after-party follows at Cat's Eye Wine Bar in Ottawa, IL
Opening will be Kevin Roy Kramer, then The Ladies of Illusion storm the stage followed by our headliner Penny Arcade in Longing Lasts Longer, direct from a sold out run in NYC as well as 28 cities around the world.
General admission tickets are limited to 200 and are $40. Blue carpet, VIP after-party at Cat's Eye Wine Bar in Ottawa, IL are $75 and are strictly limited to 50 persons. After-party includes general admission, a performance by rock and roll violinist Casey McGrath and a complimentary champagne toast.
New York’s undisputed queen of the underground and legendary avant-gardist Penny Arcade, has performed Longing Lasts Longer, a rock n’ roll blend of stand-up comedy and memoir, in over 28 cities around the world. Longing Lasts Longer – a fierce, visionary and ultimately hopeful critique of New York’s slide from the “city that never sleeps” to the “city that can’t wake up.”
Penny Arcade Aka Susana Ventura is an internationally respected performance artist, writer, poet and experimental theatre maker known for her magnetic stage presence, her take no prisoners wit and her content rich plays and one-liners. She is the author of ten scripted performance plays and hundreds of performance art pieces. Her work has always focused on the other and the outsider, giving voice to those marginalized by society. Her willingness to speak truth to power at the expense of career concerns has made her an international icon of artistic resistance. Her decades long focus on the creation of community and inclusion as the goals of performance and her efforts to use performance as a transformative act mark her as a true original in American theatre and performance.
Joining us this evening will be 2019 Miss Club Krave Davina Divine; former Miss Club Krave Jazzelle Boyette; "One of Chicago's Top Professional Female Entertainers" since 1995, Angelique Munro; and choreographer and former Miss Club Krave Felicity St. James.
Guitarist Keven Roy Kramer will entertain guests for the first hour of the night and rock and foll violinist Casey McGrath will perform at the VIP after-party.
A blue carpet reception with a meet and greet opportunity will be held at Cat's Eye Wine Bar in Ottawa, IL starting at approximately 11pm. Tickets are $75 each and also include general admission.
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