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‘tinydangerousfun’ – June 26th, 2012

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Billy Schultz with a Haut Violin piece about his Pappi Gooper

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Marina Tsaplina

The True meaning of Love is explored by Marina with the help from an audience member.

Watermelon is shared with Marina and all those audience members who helped her out.

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Oleg Roitman (the Human Computer) ask the audience member what year, month and date of their birthday and then tells them what the day of the week it was!

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John and Andy tease the audience members up to the stage with delicious cupcakes!

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Gio Gaynor

Everyone was asked to participate by taking a few sheets of paper towels. Then they danced!

Morris dancing.

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Arlee Chadwick‘s puppet had some awesome moves!

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The 13th Act volunteers were glad to enjoy the cupcakes. Then they were told what they needed to do!

Nobody puts baby in the corner!

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Chispi el Payaso‘s flower shop.

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Shameless Promotional Vehicle with an advertisement for their Kegel Kat App

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Mariko Iwasa with a tiny, dangerous, fun act.

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Cowboy Frank (Karim Muasher) leads everyone in a hysterical, and touching square dance!

Andy and John doe see doe-ing.

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FINALE

John Leo ends the night with the watermelon on his head and a smile on his face!

NEXT SHOW JULY 31st!

GO HERE for more info.

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“tinydangerousfun” – March 27th. 2012

“tinydangerousfun”

The night had just gotten started and already the Co-Hosts Andy Sapora and John Leo were beside themselves with laughter.

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Glen Raphael singing sweetly, trying to get some action.

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Gio Gaynor reads sweetly about chestnuts.

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The Community Plug brings the tinyDANGEROUS community together.

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Who’s needs the Community Plug next?!

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Kate Brehm with her AMAZING poof!

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Andy Sapora attempts to ‘tongue kiss’ his cohost John Leo.

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Laura Lee Bahr scares us all with an excerpt from her dark, erotic novel HAUNT

John and Andy want some.

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Cohost Andy Sapora goes ballastic with facial expressions during the show.

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The 13th Act

The 13th Act perform Too Soon.

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Jeff and Buttons are funny.

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Karim Muasher finishes the night off with a birthday party and wedding for himself!

John and Andy celebrating Karim’s B’day party!

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NEXT MONTH’S LINE UP IS GONNA ROCK!!

BE THERE! APRIL 24th, SYCAMORE BAR AND FLOWERSHOP.

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2011 Year End Wrap Up!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Well… it is almost the end of 2011!

I have posted 102 entries and photograped 98 shows.

I have collaborated on a new project video series with Trav. S.D. called Vaudephone.

I wanted to leave this year with a fun posting so I found this delighful video from the ‘tinydangerousfun’ show that happened in August.

It was co-host Andy Sapora‘s birthday (John Leo is the other host) and in celebration all the women of the audience donned lipstick and KISSED him.

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I wish every one a Wonderful New Year and hope we have fun and enchanted times!
You can peruse the 2011 postings by looking at the right hand column and selecting the month you would like to view.
Or pick a category and all postings from that group will be visible.

You can find the tinydangerousfun photo archives here.
https://vaudevisuals.com

For more information on the show go here:
http://www.johnleo.net/tinydangerousfun.php

 

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‘tinydangerousfun’ – November 29th, 2011

In keeping with the political news of the week ‘tinydangerousfun’ invited Sgt Pike to Co-host the show!

Pictured here are Sgt. Pike (Andy Sapora) with his spray can and co-host John Leo

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Zoe Ziegfeld

Wild Thing, Zoe Ziegfeld opens the show and bares her fabulous merkin!

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Tanya Solomon

WONDER MINUTE! with Tanya Solomon!

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Rosalie

Rosalie’s SEXY persephone. Wow.

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Michael Karas

Michael Karas rocked it with his skillz!

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The 13th Act

The universe gave birth, there were pigs and a cat fight….

Sgt. Pike blast the participants of the 13th Act with his ‘spray’.

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Zoo Fushia

Zoo Fushia with a sing along. Diddy Diddy!

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Sincerely Yours

Eatin’ cupcakes with Sincerely Yours

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Sgt. Pike gets ‘bubble gunned’ by co-host John Leo.

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Zero Boy

Vocal acrobatZero Boy tells the story of two different but similar Taxation fights in his unique style of story telling.

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Sgt. Pike got his!

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It All Happens the last TUESDAY of every month (Except December) at Sycamore Bar.

tiny dangerous fun!

To sign up to perform or get more information about upcoming shows go here!

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‘tinydangerousfun’ – October 25th, 2011

The evening started off ‘dangerous’. John Leo had his finger amputated. (Not really!)

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Marina Tsaplina with a deck of very large and powerful cards!

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Zachary Boyce and friend making nice music.

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Miz Sharky with a HOT number.

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Billy dee Bedlam makes sweet classical songs ‘crazy and fun’!

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The audience volunteers learning their task for the 13th Act.

The ‘swedish bombshell’ struts her way over the audience  member’s legs.

She mimes the charisma of Marlina Dietrich before finishing the piece.

The members of the 13th Act receive ‘gifts’ from Barbara Ann Michaels.

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John Leo, before losing his hand, as cohost Andy Sapora cuts into pipe.

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Singer/songwriter Glen Raphael leads the audience in a funny song about Gorillas.

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Tanya Solomon performing a magic rope trick during the ‘one minute magic moment’.

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Cohost Andy Sapora commands the attention of the audience as cohost John Leo looks on.

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The Birdman‘ from Australia performs some pretty wicked and funny routines.

Visual puns and raving hysterical lunacy seem to be ‘The Birdmans’ signature.

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Mistress B (for Balloons) twists up some naughty balloons for the audience.

An audience member gets a new ‘member’ of her own from Mistress B.

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It all Happens the last TUESDAY of every month at Sycamore Bar. tiny dangerous fun!

For more information or to sign up to perform go to this URL...http://www.johnleo.net/tinydangerousfun.php

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‘tinydangerousfun’ – ONE YEAR OLD! – June 28th, 2011 Show

The curtain in the basement of Sycamore Bar – ‘tinydangerousfun’ –  1st Birthday!

John Leo, tinydangerousfun’s curator, attempts to host without his usual cohost ANDY SAPORA (who is in London for the summer)…

…until John’s “sister” AUDREY CRABTREE shows up to save the show! 🙁

John playing 52 Pickup with Audrey.

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GUSTAVO PACE

Gustavo Pace with an illogical but funny rant about yellow hands.

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Audrey makes John do their Irish family tradition of bumps on the head for your birthday.

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AMAZING AMY

Cougar yoga: Raaawwrrr!

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John and Audrey with their yoga.

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JEFF SEAL

Jeff Seal with some funny jokes!

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LEELA

Gotta love that bellydancer at the 1 year birthday party!

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REDHOT PINKY

Redhot Pinky does Amelia Earhart

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The 13th Act

Audience members receive their assignment for…The 13th Act!

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Jane, Joe and Horn

Joe, Jane and Horn perform earnest folksie music.

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Mollena (Mo) Williams

Mo grabs us with an erotic bedtime story

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‘Wait, sis, I’M the pinata?!

I don’t like being a pinata”

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CHRIS ROZZI (Fluff)

Chris Rozzi as a human video game

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Brother and Sister dancing arm in arm (and butt in hand).

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Curtain Call Finale

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If you want to come and see this wonderful show the next one is JULY 26th, and will be hosted by

AUDREY CRABTREE and TANYA SOLOMON!

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‘tinydangerousfun’ Variety Showcase – May 24, 2011

The hosts for the Evening’s Festivities.

John Leo and Andy Sapora.

John Leo and Andy Sapora discussing the physics of  the viscous properties of drool.

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THE MOST TALENTED MAN ALIVE

“The Most Talented Man Alive” starts off the show with a “hypnotism” act.

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TANYA SOLOMON

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CLORIS FLAP

Cloris Flap! with a cultural interlude.

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DEBORAH KAUFMANN

Deborah Kaufmann’s BURIED ALIVE! Matchbox Theatre – tinyGRUESOMEfun!

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EVA von SCHWEINITZ

Eva von Schweinitz’s Multimedia Performance piece about being a projectionist illuminates the perils of the trade.

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The 13th Act or the newly formed group “Los Triangulos” performing a Bris

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HILARY CHAPLAIN

Hilary Chaplain’s masked character catches a fish and our hearts!

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REBECCA PATEK

Rebecca Patek SLAMS us with her poetry about Clean Hands.

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MMOMMIA PCBICODAS

Elisa Blynn as MMOMMIA PCBICODAS (in her words) “fourth wallLess streaming semi scripted unrehearsed unlearned exploration of possible supposition of brithright and beyond OR bouffon-Ishhhh?”

Bow Time!

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Come and enjoy the wonderful antics in the basement of the Sycamore Bar next month.

Tuesday, June 28th, 8pm

only $10!

Hosted by John Leo and Audrey Crabtree

johnleo.net/tinydangerousfun

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All Photographs © 2011 Jim Moore/Vaudevisuals.com

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‘tinydangerousfun’ Variety Showcase – April 26th, 2011

The hosts for the evening’s festivities.

John Leo and Andy Sapora.

John and Andy gearing up for a wild night of tiny dangerous fun!

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PETER MUSANTE

Post Easter Nightmare

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PERIODICALLY FUNCTIONAL

Ernest Folksie Music with Jane and Joe

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ZEA BARKER

Butoh

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JOHN LEO

The Woman in John Leo (Needed The Man In The Audience Volunteer)

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ZERO BOY

Cartoon Live Sound Comedy

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Teasing the Audience

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THE THIRTEENTH ACT (or THE SANDHOGS)

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RAPHI SOIFER (with GIO +GAYNOR)

Tropicalia Folk-Rock with Extra Lime (all the way from Brazil)

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TANYA SOLOMON

 

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SOPHIE NIMMANNIT

Q or DARE, with Nudie Finale

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JEFF SEAL and BUTTONS

Duo Vaudeville Type Clowns

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Good night and come again!

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Next date for the wild romp of a show is MAY 24th. Mark your Calendar!

Sycamore Bar – 1118 Cortelyou Rd. Brooklyn NY.

Only $10

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‘tinydangerousfun’ Variety Showcase at The Sycamore Bar – Jan. 25th, 2011

The hosts for the evening’s festivities are John Leo and Andy Sapora.

The show was great and they had an idea it would be!

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Billy Dee Bedlam

The janitor never was this wild when I had one in my school.

Broom in one hand and ‘what’ in the other! Hiccup!

Down to his underwear in a real stretch~

Flying off the stage on his broom and clothed in ‘what’? Whew!!!! Wild man!

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Ragdoll Engine Collective

Alyson Perry and Mary Cavett

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Richard Harrington

Hysterical deadpan comedy monolog.

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Brian Zimbler

A 93 year old Henry Tzim answers all the questions you can ask him. (In the time alloted!)

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Glen Raphael

An original song writer (caustic, hysterical love songs) who accompanies himself on the guitar.

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Marina Tsaplina

A monolog about going to work and discovering there is life outside that world. (funny and insightful!)

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Will Shaw

A funny juggler who has mastered the art of top spinning. (All size of tops!)

A seasoned professional who always leaves me laughing!

A large top free spinning on his hand is not an easy feat!

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John Leo and Andy Sapora going over the artist’s cue cards. Did they really read them before the show?

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Tanya Solomon – Stage Manager

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Alaska Thunderfu*k 5000 and Handsome Jeremy

A wild and delicious trip to the other side of the music spectrum!

See for yourself!

Alaska Thunderfu*k 5000 singing her/his heart out!

Handsome Jeremy accompanies Alaska on the Keyboards.

A wild and crazy song for the audience.

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Curtain Call

The next ‘tinydangerousfun’ variety show will happen on Feb 22, 2011.

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Photographs © 2011 Jim Moore

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‘tinydangerousfun’ Variety Showcase at the Sycamore Bar – November 30, 2010

tinydangerousfun’s contradictory hosts, John Leo & Andy Sapora

Whah?!

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Professor VindleVoss (right) and her Find (Carrie Brown and Karim Muasher)

Professor VindleVoss’ Find, finds Professor VindleVoss’ eye.

Professor VindleVoss’ Find, finds Professor VindleVoss’ BRAIN!

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Graspy McTakeItAll takes on the Thanksgiving Myth.

Graspy McTakeItAll takes on the audience!

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The Subway Sisters (Laura Cossa and Becca Bernard)

The Subway Sisters find a patient (say Ahh!)

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Aaron Lisman tells a ED support group about his ‘problem’

Aaron Lisman gets it up!

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Settin’ up the 13th Act, with audience members…

The 13th Act, in ACTION!

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Bryce Panic, Clown.

Bryce Panic finds a friend!

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Chispi El Payaso

Chispi El Payaso, in Living Color

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Danger!

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Come and see the next ‘tinydangerousfun’ at the Sycamore Bar in Jan. 2011.

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All Photographs are © 2010 Jim R. Moore