The Annual Whack, Punk, Pose Festival #Waackfest is back!
The last offical ballroom event in PDX for 2016!
Lorena V | Waacking (Mexico | ABDC Season 7, Mya, Jojo, Jody Watley, The Waackers, I.H.O.A.P)
Romeo Ada | Critical Mascara Winner (PDX | House of Ada, Buzz Feed Grocery Store Voguers)
Carlos 007 | Vogue (NYC | Arianna Grande, Fergie, Becky G, Mya,The Wiz Live)
The Pepper Pepper |Drag (PDX, Diva Practice, Critical Mascara, Pep)
Vogue (OTA) $50 + Prizes “Nightmare Before Christmas”
Bring this dark animated musical fantasy to life! Show the judges your interpretation of a character from Halloween Town or Christmas Town while Voguing down through your elements. Be creative. Celebrate this Tim Burton holiday, with some dastardly and comical consequences. Make us laugh or makes us scream!
Waacking (OTA) $50 + Prizes "Gotham City Legends"
For this style, the term Whack originated from the fight scene onamonapias of the 1960’s tv series of Batman and Robin. It’s only fitting in this Tim Burton Ball to recreate a classic Gotham City character. Be it a Super Villain or Superhero,Waack your way to #1 by showing us your outstanding storytelling (Punking), insane arm control, and life giving dance moves on the floor. Bring Gotham City legends to life!!
Fancy Dress (OTA) $50 + Prizes
Sex Siren (OTA) $50 + Prizes "Corpse Bride"
Be a good virgin bride and show us your sexiest wedding night "moves of enticement". Excite the judges and snatch your 10s! Bring us your version of a favorite #timburton classic, #corpsebride
Drag King (WOMEN & BIO KINGS ONLY) $50 + Prizes "Best Lead Actor"
From Jack Skellington to Willy Wonka, you are #timburton 's Muse and male lead for 90% of his films. Sometimes you're a supporting actor. Chose your character from any of his movies. Show the judges that you embody the very essence of that man. From his walk to his characteristics to his sinister rico suave swag. Show the judges your best version of a prominent Tim Burton male character. (THE MAD HATTER IS NOT AVAILABLE)
Face (OTA) $50 + Prizes
"Tim Burton Classics with a Twist"
The newest issue of Harper's Bazzar is a tribute to Tim's classics. Show the judges how you're ready to grace the magazine's cover with a look that's beyond OVAH! Turn any classic #timburton character into a fierce high fashion/avante garde runway look complete with a high fashion face beat enough to walk New York's fashion week! Be glam. Be fashion. Be chic. Be creative.
OTA - Open to all regardless of orientation
Best Dressed Spectator (OTA) $50 + Prizes
***OTA = Open To All
Ball Commentator: Kumari Suraj
Host: Chanti Darling
Dj SPF 666 & DJ Deena B
9:30pm Category check in
10pm-12am Ball competition