BASTILLE DAY 2013
It’s Time for a REVOLUTION!
BASTILLE DAY WEEK-END
Thursday, July 11th
Fairmount French Fling Bar Crawl with Kronenbourg
6:30 start time
Friday, July 12th
French Trivia at the bar all night
Saturday, July 13th, MAIN EVENT
FRENCH MENU ALL DAY 10:00 am-10:00pm
THE STORMING OF THE BASTILLE:
Eastern State Penitentiary
4:30-6:30 rain or shine
AFTER PARTY 6:30-midnight
Sunday, July 14th
Bastille Day Brunch
All Week-end: DRINK SPECIALS & PROMOS with Kronenbourg, Finlandia & Chambord (The Marie Antoinette Cocktail), LILLET & St Germaine
OFF WITH HER HEAD!
The Bearded Ladies
Terry Berch McNally, event founder and co-owner of London Grill & Paris Wine Bar, as Marie Anoinette, John Jarboe of The Bearded Ladies, as Marie’s nemesis Edith Piaf, Eastern State as the Bastille and TASTYKAKE as themselves.
YOU, the audience, as the peasants revolting! (or the revolting peasants as Marie likes to think)
DRESS THE PART! This is a revolution!
PARIS WINE BAR OPEN
WATCH VIDEO:Party Like It’s 1789
VIP SEATING AVAILABLE: Buy Tickets Here
Produced by ESP, Written & Directed and presented by The Bearded Ladies Cabaret
The Bearded Ladies (http://beardedladiescabaret.com), the experimental cabaret troupe known for No Regrets: A Piaf Affair, Wide Awake: A Civil War Cabaret, and Beards Are For Shaving: A 007 Cabaret, are teaming up with Eastern State to bring Philadelphia the entire French Revolution in a two-hour spectacle of song, dance, and beheading. This completely historically accurate reenactment of the storming of Bastille will be emceed by the voice of Paris herself, Edith Piaf, and will include appearances by Napoleon, Joan of Arc, Benjamin Franklin, and a life size French Baguette. The spectacle will feature American and French revolutionary music from the 1700s and today including Fortunate Son, Ah Ca Ira, and Children of the Revolution.