Love and best wishes to you Always~
September 7, 2009LuLu isnt only a phenomenal designer and a badazz bellydancer, shes an Amazing friend! This little bombshell diva is packed with creativity and a beauty that radiates from her, leaving many in awe....
Love and best wishes to you Always~
September 15, 2007Borne of Fire and creative raw power, this one is an enigma to me. I met her briefly. Recorded her and the lovely Aradia. Forged a piece of art to show my editing style, then faded into obscurity for a year. She is a Goddess among mere mortals... I am enthralled to know her, and stand as ever present minion here upon Tribe... Seek not what she can bestow upon you, but what you can glean from her very nature. Such is fire, in mercurial pools... Storms and sea could not quench her blaze... Such is the Lady Lucretia Renee...
February 1, 2006Prrrrrr....... This temptress comes from another realm.
An aspect of delight and mischief, she with gypsy bells is leaning on velvet couch swearing not to smoke cloves. A true Kindred heart and I would say sublime timming. MAGICK equates, awaits, spins as we dance between the veils. We dark serpent keepers.
SERPENTINE with Faith & The Muse Tour 2010Tue, March 2, 2010 - 8:51 PM permalink - 0 comments
confirmed dates so far... please see www.mercyground.com for updates...
~Saturday, April 3rd, 2010 Bar Sinister - with Jill Tracy Hollywood, CA
~Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 Starline - with The Shroud Fresno, CA
~Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 DNA Lounge - with Jill Tracy And Tell-Tale Heartbreakers, San Francisco, CA
~Friday, April 9th, 2010 Berbati's Pan - with Soriah, Portland, OR
~Saturday, April 10th, 2010 WOW Hall - with Soriah And Splendor & The Resistance Eugene, OR
~ Sunday, April 11th, 2010 Heaven Nightclub - with Soriah Seattle, WA(21+)
~ Monday, April 12th, 2010 Knitting FactoryBoise, ID
~ Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 Club Vegas Salt Lake City, UT (21+)
~ Thursday, April 15th, 2010 Sokol Underground - with Strap On HaloOmaha, NE
~ Thursday, April 16th, 2010 Ground Zero - w/Autumn and Mercy Kill Minneapolis, MN
~ Saturday, April 17th, 2010 Nocturna (@ Metro)Chicago, IL
~ Sunday, April 18th, 2010 Small'sDetroit, MI
~ Monday, April 19th, 2010 El Mocambo - with Johnny Hollow Toronto, ON (Canada)
~ Saturday, April 24th, 2010 T.T. The Bears - with HUMANWINE Boston, MA
~ Sunday, April 25th, 2010 DC StarWashington, D.C.
~ Monday, April 26th, 2010 Fate LoungePittsburgh, PA (21+)
~ Tuesday, April 27th, 2010 Phantasy Nite Club Cleveland, OH
~ Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 The Rutledge Nashville, TN
~ Thursday, April 29th, 2010 Masquerade with The Ghosts Project Atlanta, GA
~ Sunday, May 2nd, 2010 Respectable Street West Palm Beach, FL
~ Monday, May 3rd, 2010 331Jacksonville, FL with Entertainment
~ Friday, May 7th, 2010 Howlin' WolfNew Orleans, LA with Voltaire and Nadjia
~ Saturday, May 8th, 2010 Underworld (@ Numbers) Houston, TX with Voltaire
~Thursday, May 13th, 2010 Club Mardi GrasScottsdale, AZ with Reliquary
~ Sunday, July 18th, 2010 Gothic Festival Waregem, Belgium
~ Wednesday, July 21st, 2010 Cult Nürnberg, Germany
~ Thursday, July 22nd, 2010 Szene Vienna, Austria Saturday, July 24th, 2010 LES NUITS UNDERGROUND AU PALAIS 5Palais des Rois de Majorque Perpignan, France
~ Sunday, August 1st, 2010 Castle Party Bolkow, Poland. Faith and the Muse will also perform a special acoustic set on Friday, July 30th. Monica will be doing a guest appearance with The Eden House on Saturday, July 31st.
~ Saturday, August 7th, 2010 Mera Luna Hildesheim, Germany
~ Friday, August 13th, 2010 Matrix Bochum, Germany
*****Please see www.mercyground.com for more updates!!!!!!!*******
InformationWed, August 19, 2009 - 4:55 PM permalink - 3 comments
2009 Appearances: Solo and as Serpentine
March 19, 2009 Solo appearance with Soriah & Ashkelon Sain at: Steve Allen Theatre, Hollywood, CA, 9pm
March 21, 2009 Serpentine with Soriah at Orbis Nex, 851 81st Ave, Unit 217, Oakland, CA
March 27, 2009 Lucretia with Soriah and Ashkelon Sain at Bossanova, Portland, OR
July 3, 2009 Lucretia with Soriah and Ashkelon Sain at Mutant Fest, OR
July 16, 2009 Lucretia with Soriah and Ashkelon Sain at 4635 NE 9th, Portland, OR
August 21, 2009 Raven LaFey and Lucretia with Soriah and Ashkelon Sain for their CD Release Party @ Someday Lounge, Portland, OR
Sept 4, 2009 Serpentine with Faith & The Muse at DRAGON CON, Atlanta, GA
** EUROPEAN TOUR 2009**
Saturday, October 31st
Whitby Gothic Weekend Whitby, UK
Sunday, November 1st
Dingwalls, London, UK
Tuesday, November 3rd
Roxy, Flensburg, Germany
Wednesday, November 4th
K17, Berlin, Germany
Wednesday, November 5th
Area 51, Hilden, Germany
Friday, November 6th
Ice Age Festival, Darmstadt, Germany
Saturday, November 7th
Top Act, Zapfendorf, Germany
Sunday, November 8th
De Kade, Zaandam, Netherlands
Tuesday, November 10th
The Steeple, Waregem, Belgium
Friday, November 13th
Totem Club, Vicenza, Italy
Saturday, November 14th
Siddharta, Prato, Italy
Monday, November 16th
Viper Room, Vienna, Austria
Tuesday, November 17th
BUDAPEST (venue tba)
Thursday, November 26th
Clan of Faith
La Loco Paris, France
Friday, November 27th
Amalgame, Yverdon, Switzerland
Saturday, November 28th
Le Crockmore, Perpignan, France
Sunday, November 29th
Ritmo Y Compas, Madrid, Spain
See the De Profundis website for more details.
Nov 1- 31, 2009 SERPENTINE WILL BE TOURING EUROPE AND SOUTH AMERICA FALL 2009 WITH FAITH & THE MUSE... tour date will be released SOON!!! Tour dates for American tour dates will be released in early 2010****
:::SERPENTINE: TEMPLE DANCERS OF THE SERPENT MYTHOS:::
Serpentine is a dark tribal/butoh fusion bellydance duet founded in 2005 by Aradia and Lucretia*Renee. Presently, Aradia and Lucretia*Renee are co-founders, co-designers, co-choreographers of Serpentine; together they merge their passions of art and dark tribal belly dance in a unique exploration of self-expression and goddess devotion. Serpentine explores the ancient art of storytelling through spectacle and ritual; each performance is a living vivid painting. Along with writing unique choreography, each artist creates their own costumes, stage props, and fire dancing tools. From spring until fall of 2008, Serpentine welcomed Nagasita for the triple goddess rites unfolding with divine synchronicity.
In 2009, the rites of Serpentine open into a new aeon. As a transformative duet, Aradia & Lucretia*Renee explore the beauty and mysterious rituals of butoh: reinventing to birth the serpent mythos.
One of Serpentines missions from conception is to collaborate with different musicians, dancers, and artists. Through the creative expression and ritual honoring we become stronger supporting each others visions and pushing the envelope to create even the unimaginable… Serpentine has performed with talented artists/ musicians such as Cheb i Sabbah, Soriah, Azphodel, Jill Tracy, Paul Mercer, March Fourth, and many, many more.
We are joining creative forces with FAITH AND THE MUSE this fall, European and South American tour dates will be released very, very soon.
Serpentine also coordinates East Meets West, a community celebration of dark fusion belly dance. As the goddess is honored through ecstatic dance, our communities grow stronger. As we consecrate our bodies and the land on which we dance, we unite. Each year this event grows and attracts like-minded dancers and performers from across the states.
Ignite and share in the unveiling process of reclaiming the dark and spinning back into the light: www.myspace.com/serpentinedance00
April 11th 2009 was INDUVIAE- Theatre and Threads- a fashion show Dark Fusion Boutique was featured in. www.induviaepdx.comTue, April 14, 2009 - 4:39 AM permalink - 0 comments
It was an honor and delight to be involved with such a fun and highly successful event. Thank you, Lisa Marie, for carefully planning and executing such a huge production.
I am very impressed! :)
I would also like to thank Tiger Lily of Black Cat Cabaret for arranging the Dark Fusion Boutique performance piece. Tiger Lily carefully coordinated with the DFB models and live musicians= The Ladyshade Duet. DFB models for Induviae were: Raven LaFey, Stashia, Tara, Liana, April, Tiger Lily, and *me*. The DFB models did an excellent job as well as the musicians! Thanks so much for the hard work= fittings, phone calls, emails, texts & rehearsals.
Also, I would like to thank my assistant, Raven LaFey, for her constant support and dedication. Thank you, Ashkelon, for all the love and support. *kiss*
And of course, I'd like to thank the Lara K, Lady J, Andrew, Scott, ALL photographers, video crew, dj's, and all folks who helped LisaMarie realize her vision.
What an epic evening it was! :)
Saturday, April 11th, 2009 Dark Fusion Boutique(me) will be featured in Induviae - Theatre and Threads. Induviae (Latin for "clothes") is a themed fashion show, where you will see the latest collections of up and coming local designers, as well as performances that will make you look at the runway with a whole new perspective.Wed, April 8, 2009 - 9:49 PM permalink - 1 comment
Complete with six designers, three DJs, its own makeup artists and photographers, vending, a performance troupe, AND an emcee, Induviae is not just another club night. This is a well organized, planned event, where you will be delighted by your senses and company.
In addition to a very compelling lineup, Induviae is also intended to give local designers and performers the support of the community. Designers featured in Induviae feature a variety of clothing, from steam punk to versatile city wear, and from elegant lingerie to goods that would make you a hit at Burningman.
Add a touch of the bizarre, the macabre, and the exotic, stir well, and drink!
Induviae will be a night of splendor and beauty – attendees are *strongly* encouraged to dress to impress. Don't worry, there will even be a coat check to house your wrap whilst you dance, ogle, and consume the libations and liquids of your choice.
The Fez Ballroom
316 SW 11th Street (11th and Brunside)
Portland, OR 97205
9pm $10 21+
Social Seasonal Supply
Dark Fusion Boutique
Black Cat Cabaret
Check out this lovely East:Meets:West 2008 review including pictures by Zarifa & Anubis. :)Sat, May 17, 2008 - 8:25 PM permalink - 0 comments
Please see: www.zarifas.com/east-west-08.shtml
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