Mistress of All Hallow’s Eve – Joey Arias

Joey Arias

“The impression a Joey Arias performance leaves on your psyche is like the impression the sun makes on your eyeballs—blink all you want, it’s never going away. He crackles with dark electricity and sings like Billie Holiday and radiates enigmatic sexuality.”

– Christopher Frizzlle, The Stranger


Come ghouls and goblins to see the spook-tacularly prolific and bona fide NYC icon, Joey Arias, for one night only under the velvet-topped tent! Costume contest, prizes, cocktails and so much more (21 & up only).

More, More, More (and tickets too)!


Death! What a Way To Go!!

Ghouls, goblins, ghosts, and guests converged on the tent October 29th for a Halloween themed Mezzo Lunatico, hosted by El Vez, the Mexican Elvis.  Best summed up as “scary sexy”, the show featured a veritable cornucopia of awe-inspiring acts.

Miss Indigo Blue proceeded to excite and delight the entire tent in several sexy burlesque dances, one culminating in El Vez carrying her zombie-fied (yet still gorgeous) corpse from the stage!  Death (Ling Rui), clad in a saucy little golden Speedo, aided morose host with the most, El Vez, in crowning our costume contest winner Dr. Frank-N-Furter. Cabaret nouveau singer/accordionist Seth Bedford wove nostalgic tales of youth peppered throughout with humor, all in time with his whimsical squeezebox. Hauntingly spectacular performances from operatic tenor Steve Thoreson, left the audience ravenous for more. The edgy Momo Butoh dance troupe provided an eerie, yet oddly satisfying and artistic experience. Solo strap artist Ling Rui brought the house down (not literally or this post’s title would be quite literal) with a gravity defying aerial act that left jaws on the floor from the flat-out open mouth gaping. A surprise visit from the angelic Pastor Kaleb, who led the masses in an epic dance party.

Whew!  We need to lie down!

Great photos below from Greg Holloway.

We will see everyone at the next Mezzo Lunatico, December 16th & 17th! What? That’s right, it will be two nights of sexy delight just in time to stave off any holiday blues!

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Better Late Than Never: Pictures from Teatro ZinZombie

A few weeks ago, Teatro ZinZanni was overrun with ghouls and goblins of all shapes and sizes. Here is a selection of photos from our spooky evening at Teatro ZinZombie!

Mr. and Mrs. Lucifer

A clumsy knife thrower and his assistant.

Mulder and Scully helped keep an eye on things around the tent.

The grand prize winners of the costume contest: Sherrif McCheese and the Hamburglar!

The Queen of Hearts and Cheshire Cat kept Alice company before the show.

Another group of crazy characters getting ready for the show.

Kevin and Christine show off 2 of their victims for the evening!