Open Call: The Illustrious Blacks
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About this commission
Traveling via intergalactic-astro-disco-space-punk velocity to deconstruct your mentality to a higher vibrational frequency, neo-afrofuturistic psychedelic surrealistic hippies, The Illustrious Blacks, invite you to Planet Ocsid to rejoice in their union…A Union Of Kings. LIVE THE HYPE LIFE!
A Union of Kings is a one-night-only extravaganza with new music by the electro-funk duo The Illustrious Blacks and collaborations with special guests.
Johnnie ‘Cruise’ Mercer, Choreographic Direction
Shanice Mason and Kayla Farrish, Collaborating Artists (under the choreographic direction of Johnnie ‘Cruise’ Mercer)
House of Hallucination, Costuming
Karma Mayet Johnson, Vocals
Sarah Pier, Production Coordinator
Nathan Claus, Stage Manager
Stefan Carrillo, Head Carpenter
Gustavo Valdes, Head Electrician
Jim Van Bergen, Head Audio
Colin Roche, Head Rigger
Itohan Edoloyi, Lighting Design Coordinator
Jake Maize, Associate Lighting Design Coordinator
Patrick Lachance, Sound Design Coordinator
Fumika Tanaka, Production Assistant
Location and dates
- Runtime: 60 minutes