ABJ Productions hosts the second annual Yuri’s Night. This year’s event, Countdown to Yuri’s Night, will take place on April 11 from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Scheduled events will include a gallery show, band sets, a live burlesque show, and more in honor the first human space flight. The unique affair commemorates Russian Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin who embarked on the first manned space flight on April 12, 1961.
Pop-Surrealism, Post-Pop, and/or Lowbrow pieces from over twenty visual artists will be on display. These works celebrate space, from hard-core science to the low-brow culture.
Award-winning acrobatic duo Trixie Little and The Evil Hate Monkey will perform as part of the burlesque show. Making her second appearance, Miss Saturn performs with up to 40 orbiting rings (hula hoops). In addition, Dieter's Dance Party Drill Team, L’il Dutch, Bambi Galore, and Sugar Ann Spice will take the stage.
Surf rockers Atomic Mosquitos are also part of the line up. The band will play two sets at 9 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Stolichnaya Vodka makes a comeback as guests can enjoy $4 drink specials of the alleged first vodka served in space throughout the evening.
The festivities will end with a Lunar Dance Party. DJ P.Vo will be spinning tunes all night long.
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