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United States of Africa Ball by Charly Ebony and Vinii Revlon
October 28, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm EDT
Father Charly Ebony & Father Vinii Revlon with Afrique Arc-en-ciel IDF presents: UNITED STATES OF AFRICA BALL
The European Ballroom scene will be burning one more time and we will make sure that y’all feel like We are in Africa the time of a night for this beautiful celebration in Paris ! Entrance: 10€
The host hotel for the ball is: Hôtel Kyriad Paris Porte d’Ivry
1 room for 2 people is 50 euros (25€ per person)
Contact Charly for booking or go straight to booking.com
Beginners Runway (less than one year): You are an upcoming model on your way to a casting for an African fashion agency.
Your dress code: a wax print skirt and a white top for European Runway & a wax print pant and a white top for American Runway
European Runway: Just arrived from your Egyptian Sarcophagus, you will embody a fashionable Mummy with an OVAH entrance!
BQ American Runway: You represent the famous Congolese Sapeurs. Be trendy, fashionable, extravagant and coloured!
Designer’s Delight: It’s Africa fashion week and you are designer. Create a fashionable outfit from head to toe with wax, bogolan, desert fabric or bazin. Don’t forget the head piece, it’s a must!
Best Dressed as a couple: Bring it as African monarchy and embody the Queen and King of Africa! Show off your best jewels, accessories and bring it with charisma!
Best Dressed Judge: You came to judge the ball DONE from head to toe in an outfit fresh from the Motherland! Tonight, show the crowd that you are the best dressed judge.
BQ Face: Gentlemen’s, Bring it inspired by Oshun – The Yoruba Goddess of beauty, love, sexuality, pleasure and luxury. Head to toe gold is mandatory. Be creative !!!
Drag Face: African models always fought to be who they wanted to be. One of the most known is Katoucha. Bring it in one of her outfit ready to sell your carta
FQ Face: Bring it inspired by Yemaya – Mother Goddess of the Ocean.
Women Face: Ladies, bring it like the legendary queen from Ethiopia – Queen of Sheba (Reine de Sabba)
SEX & BODY CATEGORIES
Catboy/BQ Sex Siren: You are Chaka Zulu representing The Zulu´s from South Africa ready to sell your sex appeal to your tribu
FF Sex Siren: Ladies, bring it like your own version of a Nubian Warrior Queen and don’t forget your weapon.
OTA Body: Senegalese wrestling is a very popular traditional sport in Senegal. Show us your impressive body, muscles and shape – just like a Senegalese wrestler.
Schoolboy Realness: Bring it as a student from West Africa. Don’t forget your drum.
Prettyboy Realness: Bring it like one of the Tuareg Nomads of the Sahara Desert and impress everybody with your charisma and beauty.
Executive vs Thug Realness: Islam is one of the most influential religions in Africa, represent the African Islamic nation with your Qamis.
Drag/Fem Queen Realness (2 trophies): You embody Queen of Desert in a hijab. Impress with your elegance and realness. Don’t forget your Moroccan Gazelle Horns or other assorted oriental pastries for the judges.
Butch/Transman Realness (2 trophies): Bring it with the soccer jersey of your favorite team from the African Cup of Nations
Realness as a Team (4 members minimum): Bring it as an African family wearing traditional outfits
Women Performance: Originally danced by women for members of the Arabic elite, the Belly Dance is now a worldwide phenomenon. Bring it like an oriental dancer.
FF Performance: Africa is filled with magnificent felines including the graceful, yet fierce Leopard. Create your outfit with a touch of Leopard (gloves, heels, bra…) or in a full Leopard effect.
BQ Vogue Fem (2 trophies): Introduce yourself with a production including African music and an outfit according to the origins of the music that you have chosen (2 mins max).
Realness with a Twist: Bring it dressed in red like the famous Massai warriors who were strong, brave and always ready to fight. Do not forget your weapon!
Beginners Vogue (less than one year):
Rihanna, Chris Brown and many black celebrities have been seen wearing them…Now it’s your turn! Bring it in a dashiki t-shirt
Old Way: What will be an Africa Ball with out a tribute to these mens who contributed, fought and died on the European battlefields of the First World War. Pay them homage by coming dressed as an African soldier
New Way: Safari are very renowned in parts of Africa. Tonight, you will become a Safari tour guide – don’t forget your hat!
Hands performance: Bring it with a Tribal Mask or Tribal Make up
Production as a house: Present your version of Kirikou and the Sorceress (5 mins max)
BQ up in pumps: Bring it with bedazzled heels.
Lip Sync Performance: Everybody knows that Beyoncé has been heavily inspired by Africa. Tonight, bring it with one of her numerous African inspired looks complete with a headwrap ready to perform one of her hits.
Bazaar: South Africa has a long and rich puppetry history. Tonight, bring it like a Giant African Puppet.
Best outfit of the night: Open to all who walked.
Legendary Starr Revlon (USA)
Davon Milan (USA)
Mother Honeysha Khan (Paris)
Legendary Justin “Monster” Labeija (USA)