Tag: costumes

Rocky Horror Picture Show

Rocky Horror Picture Show

Originally a movie released in 1975, “Rocky Horror Picture Show” became to be known as a cult film, meant to be experienced in a large group of people in order to understand the story line. It’s a strange and incredible world for newly engaged couple Brad and Janet, referred to as “asshole and slut;” however […]

{Re}Happening 2012

{Re}Happening 2012

One of the things I really love about living in Asheville is its wonderful arts community, which encompasses everything from street performance, freak festivals and circus cabaret to artisan crafts to fine arts and opera. I have never felt more immersed in a vibrant arts culture, and the great thing is that all the events […]

Ashtoberfest 2011

Ashtoberfest 2011

The fifth-annual Ashtoberfest brought un-dead fun to nearly 3,000 attendees at a very different, and at first for some an unwelcome, venue, the Biltmore Square Mall. All doubts about the venue seemed to fade as corpses of all ages were seen shambling around the food court, the stores and shopes, and the parking lot. For […]

Shindig on the Green

Shindig on the Green

Shindig on the Green kicked off its 2011 season at Pack Square Park in downtown Asheville. Asheville’s long-running mountain dance and music event features regional musicians and cloggers performing on the new Bascom Lamar Lunsford stage in front of City-County Plaza. Lunsford founded the Mountain Dance and Folk Festival, which co-produces Shindig. Locals and tourists […]

Fanaticon2 Mashup: Fan Contributed Gallery

Fanaticon2 Mashup: Fan Contributed Gallery

During Fanaticon2, I took over 50 people’s photos in front of a green screen, and posted a few of my favorites here in a Image Asheville gallery.  I also emailed the photographs to everyone who posed for me, and offered that they create a derivative “mashup”, the best of which I promised to post here […]

Rooftop Party Kicks Off Fanaticon2

Rooftop Party Kicks Off Fanaticon2

It started around sunset, too late for good natural direct light. But we have electronic flash, we go in the dark. Where else can you see Thor dance with SuperGirl, the wolverine tango with spiderman, and people wearing nothing but spandex and cardboard outfits? Fear not, gentle reader, we went to go see for you. […]