Kid Koala's Vinyl Vaudeville Floor Kids Edition

Kid Koala's Vinyl Vaudeville Floor Kids Edition

Adira Amram and the Experience, DJ Jester

Wed May 16

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:30 pm

$20.00 - $30.00

• Full dinner and drink menu available
• The Premier Plus section is a raised area with great views and reserved seats and tables. There is a dedicated server for faster service

Kid Koala
Kid Koala
Kid Koala is a world-renowned scratch DJ, music producer, composer, and award winning graphic novelist. He has released five solo albums, the most recent being ‘Music To Draw To: Satellite” featuring Icelandic singer Emilíana Torrini. He has also released two graphic novels: Nufonia Must Fall and Space Cadet. He has also been involved in collaborations such as Gorillaz, Deltron 3030, and The Slew.

Kid Koala has toured with the likes of Radiohead, the Beastie Boys, Arcade Fire, Money Mark, A Tribe Called Quest, Mike Patton, DJ Shadow, and The Preservation Hall Jazz Band. He has contributed to scores for the films Shaun of the Dead, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, Looper, The Great Gatsby and Baby Driver. He has composed music for The National Film Board of Canada, the Cartoon Network, Sesame Street, and Adult Swim. He has also been commissioned to create music for runway shows for Belgian fashion designer Dries Van Noten. Kid Koala’s unforgettable live shows range from silly touring turntable carnivals like Short Attention Span Theater (featuring turntable bingo) and Vinyl Vaudeville (including puppets and dancers) to quiet-time events like Music To Draw To, Space Cadet Headphone Experience, Satellite Turntable Orchestra, and Nufonia Must Fall, a live animated graphic novel created performed, filmed, projected, and scored in real time using 5 cameras, 20 sets, 47 puppets, a string quartet, and Kid Koala on piano, turntable and percussion.

He lives in Montreal with his wife and two daughters.
Adira Amram and the Experience
Adira Amram and the Experience
ADIRA AMRAM is a multidisciplinary performer based in NYC. She is a comedian, singer/songwriter, dancer, choreographer and writer. She is most often seen performing with her award winning comedic dance music group Adira Amram & The Experience. She is frequent collaborator of Kid Koala in addition to performing with other artists including Ophira Eisenberg, Broad City, Arden Myrin and Kristen Schaal. She released her first record Hot Jams For Teens on North Street Records. Her music videos have been featured on funnyordie.com huffingtonpost.com and ucbcomedy.com MARESA D'AMORE-MORRISON is a multidisciplinary dance artist, choreographer, and personal organizer. Currently based in NYC, she has performed across the globe as a member of the satirical musical comedic group Adira Amram and The Experience, and as a member of notable contemporary modern dance companies: Urban Bush Women, Evidence, A Dance Company, and Black Grace in Auckland, New Zealand. When not dancing, she works as a professional organizer, helping people gain efficiency and order in their lives. She was born in Boston, MA and received her BFA in Dance and Anthropology from the Alvin Ailey School/Fordham University. JESSI COLON is a native New Yorker; she began dancing with Jacques D'Amboise's National Dance Institute, and then graduated from The School at Steps on Broadway's pre-professional program. Jessi has had the privilege of working with many wonderful dance companies and shows, including Black Grace (New Zealand), UB2, and Nice Jewish Girls Gone Bad. Jessi is 1/3 of the satirical pop sensation, Adira Amram and the Experience, which has been presented internationally; collaborating artists include Ophira Eisenberg, Arden Myrin, DJ Kid Koala, DJ P Love, Kristin Schaal and Kurt Braunholer. Jessi is also an an accomplished pole dancer; she is a two-time 1st place PSO competitor, and competed as a finalist in Pole Theatre USA. She is the co created of the film Lone Signal, which has been featured at the American Dance Festival, Outlet Dance, Vieques International, and Roxey Ballet film festivals. She lives in New York City.
DJ Jester
DJ Jester
DJ for GRAND BUFFET. Toured with of Montreal, MGMT, Kid Koala, Third Eye Blind, + Joe Jack Talcum (of Dead Milkmen).
Venue Information:
Union Stage
740 Water Street SW
Washington, DC, 20024
http://www.unionstage.com/