Celebrating Black OurStory!
WELCOME TO OAKANDA DEMO BALL
SATURDAY FEB 9th 8-11pm @ Bench + Bar
Tongues Untied: WELCOME TO OAKANDA! CATEGORIES
Demo Ball! OTA(Open To ALL)
OTA Realness - The American Black Panther take me to the1960's by any means necessary!" In militant American Black Panther look don't forget your beret!!
OTA Bizarre - Unlock the creativity of Wakanda!!
OTA Runway - February is Black History month and to pay homage, bring it as a historical African-American figure that is celebrated during Black History Month. Don't forget your iconic phrase or slogan for your historical figure.
OTA Performance - American Black Panther (1960s) vs Marvel Comic book Black Panther. Bring it in a black + silver inspired look by either.
OTA Face - Celebrating life and work of Marlon Riggs 30th year anniversary. Bring it in all black and sell it with a red rose.
OTA Sex Siren - in celebration of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Bring it in all white. DON'T FORGET your Red Ribbon to symbolize the ones we lost.
OTA Beginner's Performance - Bring it in a Wakanda inspired look. Don't forget your weaponry. (Sign up Sheet Before the ball starts.)
OTA Beginner's Runway- Bring it in a Wakanda inspired look. Don't forget your war-paint. (Sign up sheet before the ball starts.)
WANT TO GET SOME POINTERS + SHARPEN YOUR EFFECT, YOUR WALK, YOUR SKILLS BEFORE
the demo BALL?
CLICK A CLASS BELOW TO BE ADDED TO ONE of OUR COMPLETELY FREE BALLROOM WORKSHOPS
taught by Bay Area Ballroom Houses!
Tongues Untied: Tongues Untied: Body Positive Realness w Father George Mizrahi
Tongues Untied: Lifes a Drag So Lets Have A Ball w Mother Cemora Valentino Devine
Tongues Untied: Ballroom Workshop: How To Get Your 10! w Father Ryan Energi
Tongues Untied: How To Choose Your Ballroom Family w Father George Mizrahi
Tongues Untied: Runway w/The Legendary Daye 007: Catharsis Project
Tongues Untied: Vogue Fem w Ryku Bella 007 +Father Ryan Energi
ALL CLASSES take place Sat. Feb 9th 10am-3pm at the Oakland LGBTQ Center - use the 677 Rand Ave entrance