BOYS' NIGHT: An All-Male Cirquelesque Revue!

BOYS' NIGHT: An All-Male Cirquelesque Revue!

Created and produced by Ben Franklin, Jason Mejias, Joshua Dean and Mr. Gorgeous, this “All-Male Cirquelesque Revue” is celebrating 7 years of playful and saucy extravaganzas celebrating the art of circus and burlesque. With a brand new show every month, “The Boys” entertain the crowd through diverse aerial and ground performances with a wink, a smile and a lot of creativity. “Boys' Night” is the place to be for both girls and boys looking for a humorous and slightly naughty evening out.

"Boys' Night" takes place at The Slipper Room on Manhattan's Lower East Side on the first Thursday of each month, The Boys take to the stage and the air in a crazy new show that will have audiences of all types cheering and begging for more!

Jason Mejias

NYC based aerialist and acrobat.

Mr. Gorgeous

6 feet 5 inches of dorky ambition. Fusing Boylesque, physical comedy, and circus.

Joshua Dean

An aerial acrobatic performer, choreographer, and aerial circus teacher.

Ben Franklin

NY based circus performer


For the past 4 years Cunio has toured the world as 1/4 of PBS "sensation" Under The Streetlamp, with whom he released 3 albums, starred in 2 televised PBS concert specials and headlined venues including The Greek Theater, Wolftrap and The Chataquah Music Institute. Deemed the “electrifying wailer” he drew attention for his “gloriously gritty” take on Etta James’ “At Last” and his “startlingly soulful” turn on James Brown’s “Its a Man’s world”.

Prior to Streetlamp, Cunio starred on Broadway and in National tours of Hairspray (Corny Collins) and Jersey Boys (Tommy DeVito) while also regularly playing NY institutions such as Don Hill’s, the Knitting Factory and the Bitter End as lead singer of Reckless Place. He’s performed with members of the Roots, the Dap-Kings, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, tUnE-yArDs and with bold names including Serj Tankian, Debbie Harry, Adam Lambert and Rock & Roll hall of famer Darlene Love. Cunio currently has a residency at acclaimed Burlesque/Jazz club Duane Park in NYC and he writes & sings with blues rock band Death in the Afternoon.

$15 (general admission) / $20 (door) / $30 (reserved seating)


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