Deep Trash at Bethnal Green Working Men's Club

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"Once upon a time, in the depths of East London, there was a red brick house known as the Workers' Club... The story goes that the week before All Hallows' Day, the building underwent a vicious queer spell. Horrifying monsters, creatures ascending from the dark and burnt witches were raised from their ashes. A dead forest started to grow through cracks in the walls, Voodoo rituals, profane ceremonials and wicked sorcery were performed until the sun sent them all back to the underworld...." Deep Trash is back with a reincarnation of a to-die-for night of live art! Punk witches, cruising and cursing, afro-futurist Voodoo, leaky rituals, feminist sigil magick, queer zombies, camp vampires, anti-capitalist hell-raising, blood-spilling... and many other supernatural experiences! Deep Trash is a one night only exhibition-cum-performance-club-night featuring live performances, installations, artworks, visuals and videos spread over 3 floors by 40 artists in East London's Bethnal Green Working Men's Club. #deeptrash The venue will be open from 8pm, with a 1 hour curated screening on loop, an exhibition area, interactive installations and all-night performances reflecting occult themes. #DTunderworld Patricia MacCormack will be spinning some New Romantic, traditional Goth, Industrial and Dark Pop gems from the 70s to our days. Kasey Riot aka Cellardoor will end the night with dark techno mixes. On Thursday 19 October 2017, the conference 'Performing the Occult: Magick, Rituals and the Monstrous in Live Art' at Queen Mary University (London) will introduce some of the artists and their work. Presentations by FoxGlove, Ivan Monteiro, Mette Sterre, Martin O'Brien and keynote lecture by Professor of Continental Philosophy Patricia MacCormack (Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge). #performingoccult This programme is supported using public funding by Arts Council England. PERFORMANCES: Cat Boettcher + Nick Kilby / Ellis D. / FoxGlove / Istanbul Queer Art Collective / Ivan Monteiro aka Tropikahl Pussy / Lady Vendredi / Sebastian H-W / Venom Black Widow / Wingshan Smith Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/277459739436044/

Venue Details & Map

Bethnal Green Working Men's Club

Address
Pollard Row
Bethnal Green
London
E2 6NB
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 7739 2727

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