Music of Curiosities
Music of Curiosities
This next installment of Music Of Curiosities will focus on the renegade stepchild of the lute family, its romantic, its silly and its fun, it can sing the blues and travel with you anywhere you go and many faithful pickers call it the dog of the string and pick family, faithful because its loyal and light weight, a strummers best friend! I am talking about the Ukulele aka The Uke!!!
This showcase will feature five extremely different artists who choose to strum, groove and move you with the tiny four stringed Hula Hip shaker! This promises to be a Bizarre, Twisted, Unique and memorable show that you will never forget! As always FREE DRAFT BEER from Coney Island Brewing with $20 admission! Witness these Rare Music Performances on the Legendary Coney Island Sideshow stage! Music starts at 9PM!
Uke Goldberg, founding member of Sonic Uke and the long running Ukulele Cabaret, is thrilled to be invited to the Coney Island Sideshow Stage. He will be reuniting with the Original and the New And Improved Sonic Uke. They will be performing the songs from Jason Tagg’s 2003 movie, Ukulele Freaks, shot in Coney Island. The program will include Ukulele Freaks, I Want To Be In The Parade, Coney Island, Mermaids, Fist Me, Yummy Yummy Yummy, Father Of A Boy Named Sue, By The Sea, Candy Said, Afterhours, Murray Space Shoe, and maybe a Ramones encore.
Juliet Jeske - Juliet has been performing on stages since she was 11-years-old. She's done everything from Opera to stand up and appeared Off Broadway in the Drama Desk nominated "Cut to the Chase" at 59E59 Theater. You might also have seen her at Coney Island's own "Killing Republicans" by Dick Zigun along with Nikos Briscoe Read her blog at www.julietjeskeblog.com
PINK VELVET WITCH are a multi instrumentalist, surrealist, composer, performance artist, actor and writer. They are current “Outside Talker” at Coney Island Sideshows by the Seashore as well as producer of “OUTCAST CABARET” and “MUSIC OF CURIOSITIES” at C.I.U.S.A. They embody both masculine and feminine spirits.
"Velvet Crayon, aka The Legendary Electric Koala Prince from the Coney Island Circus Sideshows By The Seashore who normally plays loud and electric, will be stripping things down for an acoustic/ukulele set! Hear the psychedelic koala based children’s songs stripped down and intimate!"
Miss Cherry Delight is a theatrical wildcard with a gigantic powerhouse voice. She had been professionally singing for 19 years, and playing her Oscar Schmidt Concert Ukulele for 4 years. Classically trained vocally with a heavy education in jazz, but with a raw talent for rock n roll, She is known as Coney Island Royalty (Miss Coney Island 2013). Through her music, she has the comedic skills to make you laugh and the raw emotion to make you weep. Miss Cherry is delighted to pour her soul out for you at Music Of Curiosities.
21+ with proper I.D. to drink.
All ticket sales are non-refundable and WILL CALL only to be picked up night of performance, at our box office at 1208 Surf Avenue. TICKETS WILL NOT SHIP. There are no extra service fees for online purchase.