Join Demasque Magazine for the launch of our eleventh issue this March in Melbourne!
Exactly one year since our last in person issue launch party, Demasque Magazine is very excited to announce the release of its next quarterly presentation in the form of Issue #11! This event is to be held on Friday 12th of March at Hares and Hyenas, Melbourne's premier queer and alternative bookstore.
Please join us for a night of entertainment, socialising, networking and kink pride! Due to circumstances that have arisen with the on-going coronavirus pandemic and the safety measures that we wish to to enforce, we will be hosting two sessions over the night and ticketing for this event will reflect this. Please read the details below. WHEN: Friday 12th March. WHERE: Hares & Hyenas - 63 Johnston Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065 DRESS CODE: Casual with fetish-wear encouraged. Come as you are or dress to impress! No full-frontal nudity please.
Tickets for this event are strictly available online. There will be no door sales. Spaces are limited and we usually sell out so make sure you secure your spot! Please note tickets purchased through EventBrite incur a booking fee. Ticket options for this event include: SESSION 1: 7PM - 9PM $20 General Entry, or $25 with a copy of the latest issue given to you upon arrival. Meet and mingle with other likeminded people and be treated to a special performance whilst we celebrate the launch of Issue 11. See performance info for this session below. SESSION 2: 9.30PM - 11.30PM $20 General Entry, or $25 with a copy of the latest issue given to you upon arrival. Meet and mingle with other likeminded people and be treated to a special performance whilst we celebrate the launch of Issue 11. See performance info for this session below. STAY ALL NIGHT: 7PM - 11.30PM (THIS OPTION IS NOW SOLD OUT!) $35 with a copy of the latest issue given to you upon arrival. Stay all night and see both performances whilst completely immersing yourself in the event's unique atmosphere.
SESSION 1: 7PM - 9PM Session 1 will be graced by a shibari (Japanese rope bondage) performance by Zen Rope Collective founders Ash Snare and Harley Okami. For a number of years the Melbourne-based duo have been training in the art of shibari, performing at a number of festivals and fringe events, whilst also practicing and teaching to share their uniquely sensuous style. Find Ash Snare and Harley Okami on Instagram at: @ash_snare , @harley_okami and @zen_rope
SESSION 2: 9.30PM - 11.30PM Session 2 is set to feature a uber-tantalising performance that will showcase an interplay of hedonistic kink, with Melbourne's own @Realm_of_Rubber being topped by the seductive duo that is @Wilful.Willow and @The_Naked_Rose.
The London-born and ever-so-luscious Miss Farina (KissFM) will be providing a deep-beat soundscape for us throughout the entirety of the evening. Find Miss Farina online here: @Miss__Farina on Instagram
PLEASE NOTE: This is not a play event. This event is aimed at catering for those curious about, new to, or experienced in, the alternative lifestyle.
ABOUT THE VENUE
Melbourne's queer and alternative bookshop, café and performance venue, Hares & Hyenas specialises in books, DVDs and materials for queer, gender and sexuality diverse people. You can find out more about Hares & Hyenas by visiting their website: www.hares-hyenas.com.au
Demasque Magazine is inclusive of all genders and sexualities and our venue is fully wheelchair accessible. This event is strictly 18+. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.