- Kiki Allure, Burlesque
This beauty comes from the far magical land called Baltimore. KiKi Allure has been putting the charm in charm city for 2 years now and has spread her talent up and down the east coast. She recently won the title of Burlypicks DC Master of Tassels and will be competing in Hollywood this September for the national title. KiKi loves to to take the familiar and twist it then twerk it to make it all her own. KiKi Allure wants you to enjoy her class, sass and a whole lotta ass.
- Nedra Johnson, Musician
Nedra Johnson is a singer/songwriter multi-instrumentalist born & living in New York City. Her unique style of guitar playing is unmistakably informed by her many years as a professional bassist and keeps her live solo acoustic performances more on an R&B tip then what one might expect of a “girl with a guitar.” She has opened for Bo Diddley, Michelle Shocked, and Cris Williamson.
- Little Rib, Musician
Songs by Marybeth Mareski and projections by Dulcey.
- Venus Thrash, Poet
Venus Thrash was a finalist in the 2012 Jean Feldman Poetry Prize and the 2009 Arktoi Poetry Prize. Her poetry has been published in The Beloit Poetry Journal, Beltway Quarterly, Torch, Gargoyle, Folio, and the Arkansas Review, and in the anthologies Gathering Ground: A Reader Celebrating Cave Canem’s First Decade, Haunted Voices, Haunting Places: An Anthology of Writers of the Old and New South, Full Moon on K Street: Poems About Washington, DC, and Spaces Between Us; An HIV/AIDS Anthology.