This is MYTH: an extravagant experience that fires the imagination and elevates the senses on Saturday, June 9th at Vibiana where high fashion meets high fantasy. Music, performance, artistry and inspiration collide for a decadent evening of celebration with an avant-garde, fantastical flair.
The stunning VIBIANA cathedral will be transformed into a playground for visionaries, wishing to immerse themselves in a Wonderland of Inspiration... Guests will mingle with some of the most talented costume designers around, and enjoy a high-end evening of costume, music, dancing, live performances, drinks, hors d'oeuvres, and other tantalizing treats. Discover imaginative and interactive photo-op areas throughout the Masquerade, in which to showcase your brilliant costumes and indulge your inner child. MYTH Masque is a true Bacchanalia, and a veritable feast for the senses that challenges its attendees to become 'A myth of their own making'...
The scope of the evening's entertainment includes headlining performer PRINCE POPPYCOCK, well-known as a Top Four Finalist on the hit TV show 'America's Got Talent.' Other featured performers include ELYSIUM DANCE THEATRE, ESZA KAYE, ANGELS OF VENICE, and Master of Ceremonies JEFFREY DAMNIT, whose reputation in the Hollywood Underground is for hosting elaborate and rousing soirees. Attendees will also see fire performers, cirque acts and a variety of otherworldly ambient spectacles, interwoven in the fabric of this fantasy...
FURNE ONE / Amato Haute Couture will be showcasing SIX of his amazing pieces during the Masquerade.
METAL BODY ART is MYTH Masque's newest Vendor. Hailing from Northern California, these master artisans will also bring their Bevy of Bejeweled Beauties to model these spectacular armored pieces.
In the spirit of MYTH Masque, dismiss your mortal skin in favor of a truer form... The boundaries of reality are laughably defied as we become the impossible, through expression and costuming of the highest creative caliber. For one spectacular night, the chimerical energy we invoke is no fiction...
VIP Passport holders will be escorted to the 'purple carpet' by unicorn-drawn carriage, and formally heralded upon arrival in true regal fashion. Early in the evening, VIP guests will also enjoy complimentary OBSELLO Absinthe, BULLEIT Bourbon, UNIBROUE and also MORENO as well as gourmet cupcakes, fruit and other enticing bites.
Guests can enter their impressive creations into a $500 first place "Costumers' Challenge," with 2013 MYTH Masque tickets as additional prizes. One of MYTH Masque's most talented guests will be selected by METROPOLITAN FASHION WEEK's professional team, to feature their creations at The Pacific Design Center in 2013.
A portion of proceeds from ticket sales will be donated to BUSTED FOUNDATION, an organization that supports breast cancer victims who are unable to cover the costs of treatment.
Costumes are REQUIRED for this adults-only (21+) affair.
This is make-believe...all grown up.
Saturday, June 9th, 2012: 6pm to 2am