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The Greatest Show on Earth Part II: POSSE BALL 2020
March 21, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm EDT
Philadelphia’s Largest Free Ball!
Body movement fluid like water. Posing that catches the eye of everyone in the stands. The circus contortionists are the ones that leave you breathless. Bending their bodies in incredible ways while holding their pose to perfection. We want a walk that will sock us. A walk so unbelievable we’re left asking how. Hold that pose to captivate the masses. Tonight, the look is on you but bring the glitz and glamour on opening night.
Runway OTA $700
Big Boy vs Tall Boy vs Small Boy vs All American vs Legendary vs FF vs Woman
Freak Show Unleashed:
Come one, come all to The Greatest Show Un-Earthed! When all else fails, so will they. Tonight, we want to see just how twisted your mind can be. The Freak Show is what it’s called, and one of its attractions you must be. Bring us your best rendition of a freak show attraction, and remember, creativity is a MUST!
They say silence is golden and things that are understood don’t have to be said. With the yin and yang colors of black and white, mimes, are the story tellers of the circus world. They make no sound, speak no words, but they use their bodies to tell the perfect story. Tonight, bringing it in black and white as a circus mime, come tell us your story. Using all the elements who will tell us the best story?
Bring in the Cats:
BQ Vogue Fem vs FQ vs BQID vs Twisters vs Woman
Whether you’re soft as a tabby or wild as lion we want to see your purr or roar on the floor. Your look must be inspired by lions, tigers, or cheetahs only. No black cats tonight!
Legendary Vogue Fem $300
The Bearded lady:
You’ve mastered vogueing like a fem queen so tonight it’s your turn to dress like one too.
Best Dressed $300
Your CONTEMPORARY LOOK must be fitting for the main stage because all eyes are on you. No classic silhouettes tonight; just don’t be a clown.
The Car Wash:
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the circus we are giving out free car washes to the first 50 guests that arrive. Come dressed in a bright color bra and a jean booty short ready to wash some cars.
Drags Realness $100
During the day you can be caught working the ticket booth at the Ferris wheel. But once darkness falls you are the headliner at the late night show. Come dressed in a shiny dress ready to steal the night.
Executive Realness $100
You have been thinking about buying the circus but you really don’t know how much it’s worth. Come dressed in a printed blazer ready to make an offer with a briefcase full of money.
Transman vs Butch Realness $100
There’s some shady business going on within the security team. Tonight, you are to come dressed in a black suit on a secret security mission to find out who’s stealing from the Greatest Show on Earth.
OTA Legendary Realness $100
The fair has been a trade mark of your family for years; everyone has either worked there or spent most summers there. Tonight, we would like you to bring back your most special memory of the fair. i.e. funnel cake, a basketball you won, tickets you collected etc.
Realness with a twist $300
You’ve mastered entertaining the audience so tonight is no different. Bring it in full clown attire; no funny business!
Schoolboy Realness $700
Everyone wants to leave the carnival with something. It could be a kiss, teddy bear, funnel cake, ice cream, stuffed dog or frog that turned into a prince. This summer your mom said you can finally get a job. Pick any game station or booth of your choice and bring it to life. So you can show mommy where all your hard work went this summer. The stakes are high for this Greatest Show on Earth Part I favorite so don’t disappoint this time around!
Pretty Boy Realness
Until the 18th century, magic shows were a common source of entertainment at many circuses. From sword swallowing, juggling, fire breathing, card tricks to pulling rabbits out of hats. Tonight your act is in the spot light. Show the judges a magic trick that will win Grand Prize.
The Lion Tamer:
Lions jump through hoops, and they jump through fire. The man that keeps them in line is the lion tamer. To be around lions you must be bold, courageous, and unafraid. Tonight your realness is put to the test. Show the judges you are fearless. Bring it in your version of the lion tamer from the block.
The Fortune Teller:
Asking the crystal ball would be a waste of time because you are of course the current reigning beauty. But, we will ask the cards for the “face girl” who paved the way for you to be. Come with a card bearing the face or name of an icon or legend who inspired you.
Sex Siren $100
MF vs FF
We come to get entertained by the clowns, animals, acrobatics and things alike but we also love all the food there is to eat. So tonight, if you’re sexy come covered with a sweet treat.