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OEDIPUS MAX: A Krewe of Vaporwave Rock Opera in the Piazza d'Italia

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Piazza d'Italia

377 Poydras Street

New Orleans, LA 70130

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The Virtual Krewe of Vaporwave, with a big assist fromthe Arts Council of New Orleans, presents OEDIPUS MAX: A Vaporwave Rock Opera in the Piazza D’Italia

It’s a ball… it’s an opera… it’s a party… it’s all of the things. Every single one of the things is what this is!

Join the pseudo-secret artists of Virtual Krewe of Vaporwave as we light up the Piazza D’Italia with our three-act, extremely loud, projection-mapped MASTERPIECE of a Vaporwave Rock Opera, OEDIPUS MAX.

Multiple performance stages. Two cinema projectors. IDK how many other projectors… a lot. A LOT OF PROJECTORS. A 48-screen LED video trailer. Surround sound. A GIANT FACE. Something called a “Laser Libretto.” VAPE BOIS. Conveniently placed trash receptacles. TOTAL IMMERSIVITY.

Enjoy these artist at the DIY-est show in DIY history:

Naughty Palace
Bouffant Bouffant
BÊNNÍ
Nondi
Giorgio Murderer
Rathbone
This Bliss
Otto Splotch
Xiao Xiao
High Profile
Leisure Muffin
Maddiedoesntexist
some Tulane students doing art shit


…and improv troupe Special Features as EXTREMELY RICH PEOPLE who mock your pauper’s lifestyle.

Do you hate art because it’s not competitive enough? Don’t despair! We have the goods for YOU. Be on the lookout for our VAPE BOI OUTDOOR SMOKE-BLOWING COMPETITION, the winner of which will receive a TROPHY OF SOME SORT.

How, pray tell - HOW - will we pack so much entertainment into only 4 hours of party? The answer is: VERY EFFICIENTLY.

COSTUME REQUIRED! Prompts:
Fifth Element
Amadeus
Future-Victorian (?)
People in the Capitol District from the Hunger Games
Bruce Wayne’s Parents (Alive Before Opera)
Bruce Wayne’s Parents (Dead After Opera)
Something Else From an Opera
Something That Looks Great and You Just Say It’s from an Opera Because TBH We Don’t Know All of the Operas and We’re Not Going to Sit There at the Door with a List of Operas.

OR: dress in all white and BE the projection surface.

Early bird tickets ($20) are on sale now until January 29. Normie presales are $25. Walk-up cost is $30. Don’t get caught paying $30 LIKE SOME SORT OF RUBE.

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Piazza d'Italia

377 Poydras Street

New Orleans, LA 70130

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