Three of the hottest event producers in Phoenix have come to together to present an artistic explosion of dance, music, amazing fashion, and jaw-dropping entertainment.
This 18+ event features an evening of entertainment is co-produced by Lisa Starry of Scorpius Dance, Nicola Vendettoli of Cupcake and Samuel Morgan Wiseman of the 2Courtiers and AncientFuture.
Faris DuVal (aka Terre Steed):
Terre is a local makeup artist, stylist, actor, and musician who has worked in the Phoenix Arts community for well over 25 years. He had worked with onstage and backstage with Phoenix Theatre, Scorpius Dance Theater, Nearly Naked Theatre, Stray Cat Theater, Southwest Shakespeare, and the [sic] sense comedy troupe among others. He is a huge geek and very proud of it. He is thrilled to bring the Wicked Faris DuVal out to play for ComicCon!
“Magic mirror on the wall, meet the wicked Faris DuVal!”
Stella Prince is the female illusion brought to you by Gavin Sisson. Stella’s creation was inspired by legendary Broadway divas such as Liza Minnelli, Gwen Verdon and Ann Reinking. Stella has made several guest appearances for Scorpius Dance Theatre, and is proud to be Miss Kobalt 2017.
Dance & More
Scorpius Dance, internationally renowned dance company, leads the event with dance and aerial arts entertainment. Lisa Starry’s award-winning choreography will draw you into the night with sexy and talented performances all around you.
The visuals are accented with Nicola’s phenomenal taste in music that will leave you dancing in and out of fashion vendors, interactive installations, and amazingly well-dressed people. DJs Betty Blackheart and Self.Destrukt will keep you captivated the entire evening, so you can dance hard and party the night away.
DJ Betty Blackheart
The Phestiv Fashion Show
The Phestiv Fashion Show Isn’t your typical fashion show. The models are ROLE models instead of RUNWAY models who already live happy, beautiful, #Phestiv lifestyles and we just dress them up
You become a model by filling out an application and APPLYING yourself.
If you would like to be a model, please fill out an application on the Facebook page here
Give us 1-2 sentences for each question why:
- You are a Hero
- Why you support the arts
- How you are creative or helpful in your daily life
- A picture of yourself in your favorite #phestiv /artistic outfit
You will be entered to a backstage pass to the Cosplay Ball and win free food, free drinks, free clothes, get all kinds of cool photos for yourself when you rock out onstage, & ultimately help support your local artist community.
The Phestiv Fashion Show is interlaced with dance performances amazing Electronic Music and heart throbbing spoken word performances from Phoenix favorite MC Samuel Morgan Wiseman who will be performing in Phoenix for the last time.
What to wear?!
Let your imagination run wild and get ready to mix and mingle. There will be a best dressed contest outside of the fashion show, so everyone has a chance to participate. Cosplay dress to impress for a chance to win cool prizes!
- $18 General admission + ticket fee (Purchase 5/4-5/27)
- $25 General admission day of event at the door + ticket fee
Event Location and Info:
Phoenix Cosplay Production Team:
- Lisa Starry
- Nicola Vendettoli
- Samuel Wiseman
- Jennifer Miles