We are giving away a pair of tickets to on June 16. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Friday, June 15.
1332 W Burnside St, Portland, Oregon 97209
Pride Northwest announces the eighth annual Gaylabration, a dance party and fundraiser and official Pride Festival event to be held Saturday June 16th, 2018 to celebrate the diversity of love and relationships in our community. All profits support the fulfillment of the Pride Northwest core mission. Gaylabration 2018 will feature premiere entertainment provided by The Perry Twins, Aerial Muse Collective, Revol Artists, and more. Lighting and effects by Portland Productions & Laseronics.
The Perry Twins
The Perry Twins are identical twin brothers based in Los Angeles who started DJ’ing professionally while they were in high school. Since then, Doug and Derek have gone on to perform for audiences at parties and festivals all over the world including White Party Bangkok, White Party Palm Springs, Ascension Fire Island, Winter Party Miami, NYC Pride Pier Dance, Burning Man, Wonderworld Orlando, Purple Party Dallas, Madrid’s Infinita and Ski Weeks in Telluride, Mammoth, and Crested Butte.
The Twins have also DJ’ed at the hottest clubs in Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Seattle, Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal, Denver, Chicago, Detroit, Cincinnati, Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, Miami, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Mexico, and New York City.
The Perry Twins’ remixes have helped many songs reach the top of the dance charts including those they’ve produced for Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez, Axwell ^ Ingrosso, Christina Aguilera, Troye Sivan, Justin Bieber, Kristine W, Tony Moran, Kelly Clarkson, and Beyoncé. Doug and Derek also top the charts with original songs they write and produce. These include “Activate My Body” featuring Jania, “Euphoria” featuring Harper Starling, and their first to hit number one on the Billboard Club Play Chart, “Bad Bad Boy” featuring Niki Haris. In addition to DJ’ing and producing music, the twins have made many TV and film appearances including starring roles in the musical comedy Waiting In The Wings, national TV commercials and on Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live with Kylie Minogue.
Aerial Muse Collective
Aerial Muse is a collective of acrobats, dancers, circus performers, and visionaries with a passion for sharing our unique talents with the community. Fusing aerial circus, dance, theater, music, and visual art, we provide exquisite, innovative, and captivating entertainment that will dazzle any audience.
Our performers use strength, elegance, technique, grace, dramatization, and creativity to make each act extraordinary. Each of our acts are highly mobile and tailored to fit any occasion big or small. We push the boundaries for entertainment that is dynamic, memorable, seductive, unique, and inspiring.
REVOL ARTISTS was created from the group Just Hoopers. Originally a collaboration with our friends, the band Just People, Just Hoopers began to take on a life of its own. Our vision is to inspire communities to unite through innovative collaborations and movement. REVOL ARTISTS has a focus in unforgettable ambiance and choreographed hula hoop entertainment.
Portland Productions is an event production company. They offer stages, lighting, audio, scenic, video, and custom event solutions. They will be providing lasers, Sharpy motion lights, and cryo jets for the event to make it our best year ever.
Laseronic Laser lights are the most vivid and saturated lights available. Laseronics contrast ratio unsurpassed any video technologies and their Lasers have the ability to reach out in three dimensions and shower the sky with cascading beams of light, embracing you in waves of moving light.
They are among the very best Laserists in the world! With a focus on live beam show performances, they offer fully preprogrammed laser shows and effects, using the most talented and knowledgeable Laserists available. Providing lasers for the most fashionable and fabulous parties throughout the world! Weather it is a chic dinner at the Pyramids in Egypt or a party on the worlds most elegant cruise liners, Laseronics is the choice.