We just arrived in New York City last night, hot on the heels of hosting the Tiki Brunch at the first Toronto International Burlesque Festival on Sunday. What an event! It was such a treat to see the top talent from across North America all hung over together in one place! Actually, the performances were exceptional, and we were grateful for the opportunity to spend time with our friends from all over. After arriving last night, we had a picnic in Prospect Park in Brooklyn watching a free concert by the New York Philharmonic. My crush on this city continues...
CONTEST ALERT! you can win FREE TICKETS to our off-Broadway debut from The Village Voice! All you have to do is write a new verse for our classic anal health song "PSA". Click the link below for details:
This show is on Sunday, July 27th at the Zipper Factory Theater at 336 W. 37th St, NY, NY. Doors open at 7pm. Show 8pm. Tickets ($20) are available at (212) 352-3101 or www.thezipperfactory.com. Dinner Reservations are available at 212 695 4600. This is the same theater that hosted Margaret Cho's Sensuous Woman Cabaret last fall, so we're in good company.
O ya - The Zipper Factory holds 300, so we're asking all our fans: please forward this info to your friends in New York City who you think would dig this show!
A little farther south, we'll be playing two private shows in Washington DC on Friday August 1st and Saturday August 2nd. (For details on how to attend, click the links below.) These events will be held at:
1816 Half St.
And on Sunday, August 3rd, we will be in Philadelphia with the Peekaboo Revue at
Silk City Diner & Lounge
435 Spring Garden St,
Philadelphia, PA 19123 • 215-592-8838
If you're a New Yorker and saying "@$%#&@@$$!!!! I can't make that July 27th show but I want to see The Wet Spots!" never fear! We have a few other guest spots in town where we'll do one or two songs. Drop us a line here for details.
Remember: Keep it slippery!
John and Cass
The Wet Spots