Smutopia! At Highways Performance Space

Smutopia! At Highways Performance Space

Smutopia - Lafille Damnee - photo by Ray Lundrigan


Nudie Cuties, Sin and Skin, Booze and Sleaze – this weekend take the Highway to Hell!  Highways Performance Space celebrates its 22nd birthday with a queasy, sleazy marathon evening of erotic performance, called SMUTOPIA! The debauched event includes festival stages, private booths, stag film sets, a “˜Palace of Peep”™ and more! more!! more!!!

Report by Pauline Adamek

Highways Performance Space promises to send you down The Low Road, transforming their space into an erotic ~ hypnotic ~ hysteric ~ frenetic speakeasy. Philip Littell and Patrick Kennelly are pimping out over thirty “˜Dirtee”™ artists for your enjoyment in a salacious evening of continuous, late night action, including:

Lesley B. Alexander
Miss Barbie-Q (SATURDAY only)

Eve Brandstein

John Cantwell w/ Molly Crana
Robert Catalusci (and guests)
Radick Cembrzynski
Ayana Hampton
Nina Hartley
Maia Danziger
Oriana Ferro
Johnny 2.0
La Fille Damnee
Mark Levine
David LeBarron
Ian MacKinnon
Jonny McGovern aka The Gay Pimp
Marlane Meyer
Miracle Whips (FRIDAY only)
Taylor Negron w/ Logan Heftel (FRIDAY only)
NinjaMamaLickum (and friends)
Leopold Nunan
Sonia Aria Oleniak
(w/Mikey Hawley, Ryan Castalia,
Mariana Catalina, Polina Krasnova)
Eliezer Ortiz
Jonathan Osborn
Barry Del Sherman
Rick Shapiro
Jean Spinosa
Kristina Wong
Paul Zaloom (and friend)
John Fleck in the Machine
and more! more!! more!!!

For this special event, they”™ve slashed their prices to their 1989 retro-rate.

If you buy your tickets in advance or reserve over the phone, it”™s only $10 stinkin”™ dollars! (cheap!)

Smutopia - Postcard


Highways Performance Space”™s 22nd Birthday Benefit

Friday May 20 and Saturday May 21, 2011
Doors: 8.30pm
Performances: 9pm””Midnight

Highways Performance Space

1651 18th St.

Santa Monica, CA

$10 in advance / $15 door
All proceeds benefit Highways

Pauline Adamek

Pauline Adamek is a Los Angeles-based arts enthusiast with twenty-five years' experience covering International Film Festivals and reviewing new Theatre, Film and Restaurants.


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