The Gorey Ballroom – Los Angeles – Deep and Sexy Edwardian House Music to move your soul.

February 19th, 2012

Justin Paul (Playloop/PEX)
Mad Dog (Vau de Vire Society)
LushBunny (Disorient, Mosiac Lounge)
Dayhota (LA)

“A literary audiovisual blowout that brings together a wide range of freak artmakers, steampunk engineers, corset-bound fashionistas, postmodern cabaret musicians, cross-genre dancers, and many more.” – SF WeeklyBack by popular demand, the Edwardian SF cast & crew once …again don their overcoats and pack up their carriages to head South for the Winter, for our 3rd installation of The Edwardian Ball – Los Angeles! So dust off your top hat and Sunday finest, it’s time to come dance and play with the most excellent assortment of Los Angeles friends, family, and performers to create the most memorable Edwardian LA experience to date!See Poster Large Here:
This year’s Ball will be held at the historic Belasco Theater in Downtown LA on Sunday, February 19th (Monday is President’s Day, making this is a loooooong weekend folks!) This jaw-droppingly beautiful venue has a myriad of rooms and environments for you to mingle, dance and play, including a plush cabaret ballroom, two outdoor patios, and plenty of room showcasing artifacts from our Museum of Wonders – An Edwardian Odditorium” and of course, our famous Edwardian Vendor Bazaar.

Rosin Coven & Vau de Vire Society
presenting an original staging of “The Iron Tonic” by Edward Gorey

DJ’s Xian and Delachaux
Creature Feature

The Society’s Variety
Cowboy Girls
Carmel and Cream
VdV Aerial Acts

Fashion Shows
S&G Clothing
Dark Garden Corsetry

Added Attractions (other than you!)
SuperTall Paul’s Listening Lounge
Oddities and Wonders by Ben Burke
LA Art Curation by Debi Cable
Ballroom Dancing
Edwardian Portrait Booth
Absinthe Bar
…& many special guests

Top Photographers capturing you in all your fashionable glory.
Curious Josh (
Bill Kennedy (
Dark Sevier (

Complete artist info and links at

Presenting: “The Iron Tonic” by Edward Gorey
Each year, in the depths of the night, Edwardian Ball founders ROSIN COVEN & their co-hosts VAU DE VIRE SOCIETY bring a featured Edward Gorey story to life onstage, this year’s feature is “The Iron Tonic” A poetry collection about a melancholy hotel for ill and elderly guests, a fitting homage to the cartoon gothic writer and illustrator interpreted with humor and darkness and a dazzling multimedia extravaganza of original music, choreography, video, lights, aerial acrobatics and many surprises.

Absinthe Bar
VIP and BottleTable Service
VIP info here: (
Coat Check

Full dinner menu available.
Tickets $42 GA, $75-$80 VIP ($45/$90 at door).
21+ with ID.

We apologize but this venue cannot accommodate an all-ages audience. We will return to our regular all-ages policy next January in San Francisco!

So share this event with you classiest friends and let’s make this year another memorable one!

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