RSVP at Arlo
New York based producers Jason Jude Hill and Daniel Sears of GrumpyFilms & Productions have created something special with RSVP at Arlo. This really sexy variety party, RSVP at Arlo, is paving the way for out-of-the-box variety shows and intimate entertainment experiences in New York City. RSVP at Arlo shows feature talent spanning an array of entertainment including music, dance, comedy, burlesque, magic, and more. The September shows were hosted by cabaret and variety show host Dale Seever with jazz band Irini Res & The Jazz Mix, burlesque performer Mandarine Moon-Fly, comedian Shalewa Sharpe, flexn dancer Kellz Zada and X Plus One, an improvised 40s scifi radio show. It’s a fast-paced, immersive show that take place in a sophisticated den-like studio at the high-end Arlo NoMad hotel in NYC - a venue which perfectly combines a chic, welcoming atmosphere with design-forward spaces for a one-of-a-kind experience that makes audience members a part of the party.
RSVP at Arlo is the hottest new event designed to switch up the typical night out with a variety of curated artists and acts. It’s a fast-paced show that take place in a sophisticated den-like studio - a perfect first date, a fun evening out with friends, or a unique event to celebrate a birthday at. Arlo NoMad naturally lends itself to creating an intimate, immersive experience for the audience through a series of performances by intriguing artists. Past performers include: Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Chaney Sims, the musical comedy duo Reformed Whores, ventriloquist Carla Rhodes, comedians Katie Hartman and Khalid Rahmaan, tap buskers Mediocre Flow, trans performer Becca Blackwell, and downtown reggae rocker Felice Rosser. As an added bonus, drink specials are available throughout the show at BARlo, serving craft cocktails in a cozy setting, and RSVP ticket holders receive 15% off pre or post show dinner at Arlo NoMad’s restaurant, MASSONI. In addition, RSVP will be releasing six $5 cushioned floor seats which make up the front row of the venue. Ticket buyers will have the option to upgrade their seats for free if capacity allows and will be notified regarding their upgrade before showtime. Games and prizes are awarded during a quick break.
I had never been to anything like RSVP at Arlo. The last time I saw a variety show was in high school, and this was so much different and so much better. It was all very chic and intimate, the perfect stop during a night out in New York City. The October shows will be hosted by comedian and actress Dara Jemmott with cellist Malcolm Parson, spoken word performers Kristine Haurna & Jen Goma, married Jewish-Palestinian comedians Jess Salomon and Eman El-Husseini, Burlesque dancer Twinky Boots, and singer/songwriter Joshua Bartholomew. If you want the chance to see some real talent and have a good laugh while in a venue that makes you feel super cool, purchase tickets for $5-35 (includes a cocktail!) here for Oct 19th at 7:30pm,Oct 19th at 10pm,Oct 20th at 7:30pm,Oct 20th at 10pm.