Monsters of Schlock- Philadelphia


Signal boost for Philadelphia area readers-
Burnaby Orbax and Sweet Pepper Klopek- the Monsters of Schlock- will be performing at “Connie’s RicRac” on Sunday 21st June. They put on a hell of a show, so if you’re around- check it out!

Join us for a night of entertainment like no other!!

Monsters of Schlock are Canadian entertainers who have sold out shows internationally as ‘The World’s Most Extreme Two Man Circus Sideshow Comedy Magic Extravaganza’.
They have performed in theatres, carnivals, festivals, night clubs and colleges worldwide. In the past year their madcap stunts have been broadcast on Canadian television to over 2 million viewers, to a million in the United States, and to over 8 million viewers in Europe and the United Kingdom. Showcased in the Ripley’s: Believe It or Not compendium and with multiple Guinness World Records, the ‘Canadian Mad Bastards’ continue to entertain worldwide.
The duo is a touring juggernaut performing over two hundred live shows this year alone to crowds ranging from ages 8 to 80!

Joining them on this epic night will be our hometown’s original Wild Man and The Crown Prince of Puns – Danny Borneo!! He will be bringing his off beat humor and sideshow skill to the stage of Connie’s!! As one half of The Olde City Sideshow, Danny has entertained across America with his unique version of sideshow shennanigans and quick wit. Making crowds laugh, cry and swoon from coast to coast has been his specialty. Having trained with sideshow greats, Danny has left no stone unturned in his pursuit of education so that he can keep the sideshow arts alive and bring them to the masses.

Performing her unique fusion of sideshow and burlesque:
Bette Machete! The brilliant and creative mind behind Ragbag Productions.
A woman both mystifying and lethal….
She will be perofming at The Snake Oil Festival in New Orleans at the end of the month but wanted to show Philly some love before hitting the road!!

The musical stylings of everyones favorite entertainer Velvet Crayon!!

Finally the night would not be complete without some major rocking out for everyone in attendance so we have rounded out the line up with the tunes of Sam Pace and the Gilded Grit.

Hope to see everyone out for what is going to be a killer father’s day!! Bring your dads……or your moms…..or whoever!!! They won’t forget it.

Shawn Porter has spent the majority of his life in the modification world. As a body modification archivist and documentarian, he has one of the most extensive collections of documents relating to the early American body modification community outside of academia. He edited the SPC website from 1995 to 2005, co-founded ModCon, was the host of ModCons 3.5 and 4, and created and hosted The Scarwars Project from 2004-2007. In 2011 Shawn launched Occult Vibrations, a blog devoted to traditional American tattoos with a focus on the occult and esoteric. He currently resides in Philadelphia with his wife Julia and their creepy pets Mr. Bailey Papers and L. RonBenet Ramsey.

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