Tag : prohibition

Shanghai Mermaid presents Shanghai Express: Harlem Wednesday, December 4th 1933 8:30pm – 12:30am EARLY BIRD TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW! Live music, dancing, cocktails. Hot jazz and blues by Queen Esther & The Hot Five Burlesque performances by Delysia Lachatte you are invited to a party (series) inspired by the 1932 film shanghai express, about an eccentric cast of characters traveling from peking to shanghai.  each soirée takes place at a different stop along the imagined route of that train. this time, we’ll be stopping over in a subterranean harlem speakeasy in the late years of the harlem renaissance, and on the 86th anniversary of the eve of the repeal of prohibition. HOW MUCH: $25/$29/$35 (early bird/advance/door) WHERE: Alley Cat in The Beekman 10 Theater Alley New York City