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All Geeks: 1 Year

All Geeks Celebrates A Year Of Getting Down and Nerdy!

 

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Cast photo courtesy Joe Lewis.

On Friday July 31st, All Geeks brings all the geeks out to play in an anything-goes, jam-packed cosplay variety anniversary show! Hosted by creator Adam Guerino with cast-members Fox E Kim, Joe Lewis, Dizzy Lizzy and more TBA!

all geeks, geeks out, outloud chicago, adam guerinoAll Geeks is an all-inclusive cosplay series started in Chicago by queer-inclusive production group Outloud Chicago and gay social group Geeks Out in July 2014. Since its inception, All Geeks has gotten bigger by the month, hosted celebrities of geek culture and toured across the country. No matter your gender, sexual orientation or ethnic background, all geeks are welcome at an All Geeks party.

Come in costume and walk our cosplay runway for big TBA prizes.

Photos will be snapped by MarisaKM.com. Follow the party with the hashtag #AllGeeks1Year on twitter/instagram. Or join the facebook group here: All Geeks: 1 Year.

All Geeks: 1 Year. Friday July 31st, 10p, Berlin Nightclub, 954 W Belmont. Includes an after party with Cosmix Fridays from DJ Greg Haus til 4am!

All Geeks: Pride

All Geeks Does Pride!

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All Geeks cast courtesy Joe Lewis

On Friday June 26th, the All Geeks party celebrates gay pride by bringing the rainbow to life within the galactic spectrum of Green Lantern! Hosted by Green Lantern Adam Guerino and joined by White, Black, Red, Orange, Yellow, Blue, Indigo and Violet Lanterns with a cosplay variety show of drag, burlesque and circus from Fox E Kim, Joe Lewis, Dizzy Lizzy, Alexis Bevels, Rob Racine, William Ranallo, Electra Cute, Betti Kyle and Pangea.

 

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“Gay Lantern” courtesy http://www.chadsellcomics.com/

All Geeks is an all-inclusive series started by Outloud Chicago and Geeks Out in July 2014 as an all-inclusive cosplay party. No matter your gender, sexual orientation or ethnic background, all geeks are welcome.

Stop in before the show at 9 pm for Green Lantern face-paint masks courtesy Guardians of Make-up, Dan Rask and Aria Baci!

Come in costume and walk our cosplay runway for big prizes from Green Lantern signed art, action figures and gift certificates. Cosplay runway will be hosted by Joe Lewis and judged by Nyq Bonaventura (We Are Cosplay), Aria Baci (Geeks Out) and the reigning cosplay runway queen, Pangea!

All Geeks: Pride. Friday June 26th, 10p, Berlin Nightclub, 954 W Belmont. Includes an after party with Cosmix Fridays from  DJ Greg Haus til 4am!

All Geeks: Buffy

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On Friday May 29th, the All Geeks party celebrates one of the biggest cult phenomenons of all time, Buffy The Vampire Slayer! Hosted by Buffy fanatic Lucy Stoole (Fabitat, LQQKS,) as Buffy Summers herself! With a cosplay variety show of drag, burlesque, circus and more from Adam Guerino, Fox E Kim, Joe Lewis, Dizzy Lizzy, Alexis Bevels, Hot Tawdry and Betti Kyle.

 

 
Pre-show “Once More With Feeling” screening starts at 9pm with party captains Peter Herman and Hadeis Safi. Cosplay runway and show starts at 10 pm. Bring your “Scooby Gang” cosplay, stake your claim to Buffy prizes and feel “5×5″ with Buffy inspired drinks.

adam guerino, geeks out, sugar gamers, outloud chicago, all geeks, chicagoAll Geeks is a geek-inclusive collective that has been throwing cosplay variety shows since July 2014. This all-inclusive monthly party was created by Adam Guerino with the queer geek non-profit group Geeks Out, the female-centric tech, fashion, and gaming group Sugar Gamers, and the queer, live performance production effort Outloud Chicago.

Photos will be snapped by MarisaKM.com. Follow the series with the hashtag #AllGeeks or the party with #AllGeeksBuffy on twitter/instagram.

All Geeks: Buffy. Friday May 29th, 10p, Berlin Nightclub, 954 W Belmont. Includes an after party with Cosmix Fridays: Electronica/Indie dance music with DJ Greg Haus til 4am!

All Geeks: Gay of Thrones (Unofficial C2E2 After Party)

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Jonathan Van Ness

On Friday April 24th, All Geeks celebrates C2E2 (Chicago Comic and Entertainment  Expo) with the official Geeks Out and Sugar Gamers after party! Hosted by Gay of Throne’s host Jonathan Van Ness (Funnyordie.com) and over $1,500 in giveaways! With a cosplay variety show of drag, burlesque, circus and comedy from Adam Guerino, Keisha Howard, Fox E Kim, Joe Lewis, The Vixen, Dizzy Lizzy, Alexis Bevels, Dixie Lynn Cartwright, Casey Larwood and Frank Nielsen.

 

Pre-show comedy and cosplay runway starts at 10pm sharp where participants can claim drink tickets, gift certificates and big prizes followed by an epic cosplay variety show tribute to all things geek. Raffle prizes will be announced throughout the night. Cosplay runway presented by Sugar Gamers, hosted by Keisha Howard and judged by comic book creator superstar Tim Seeley, Skin Tight USA creator Matthew Levine and more TBA.

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Photo from previous All Geeks party courtesy MarisaKM.com

Raffle prizes include:

-4 (3 day) passes to C2E2 ($240 value.)

-$200 in gift certificates and collectibles from Chicago Comics.

-Logitech G910 Orion Spark Keyboard ($179 value.)

-One night stay at City Suites Chicago (estimated $200 value) located across from Berlin Nightclub.

-$150 gift certificate to Civello Salon.

-$60 in Star Trek Figurines from Boystown Collectibles.

Cosplay runway prizes include:

-A super suit from SlickItUp.com (estimated $200 value) courtesy Skin Tight USA.

-A $50 gift certificate to Chicago Costume.

-An original sketch of your cosplay look from superstar comic creator Tim Seeley (estimated value $150.)

-Costume jewelry from Sevenology (estimated $100 value.)

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Photo from previous All Geeks party courtesy MarisaKM.com

All Geeks is a geek-inclusive collective that has been throwing cosplay variety shows since July 2014. This all-inclusive monthly party was created by Adam Guerino with the queer geek non-profit group Geeks Out, the female-centric tech, fashion, and gaming group Sugar Gamers, and the queer, live performance production effort Outloud Chicago.

Photos will be snapped by MarisaKM.com. Follow the party with the hashtag #AllGeeks on twitter/instagram.

Get your tickets now! Here are two options: http://allgeeks.brownpapertickets.com/

-$8 advanced ticket gets you in the door even if the event sells out.

-$25 VIP meet and greet. Join Van Ness for dinner at Jack’s On Halsted (3201 N Halsted) before the show for an intimate small group dinner. Ticket includes entrance to the show after. The schmoozing, food and drink are up to you.

All Geeks: Gay of Thrones (Unofficial C2E2 After Party). Friday April 24th, 10p, Berlin Nightclub, 954 W Belmont. Includes an after party with Cosmix Fridays: Electronica/Indie dance music with DJ Greg Haus til 4am!

Photo from a previous All Geeks party courtesy MarisaKM.com

Photo from a previous All Geeks party courtesy MarisaKM.com

All Geeks: The Classics

On Friday March 27th, All Geeks pays homage to the great sci-fi/fantasy movies with The Classics. Pre-show trivia and cosplay runway starts at 10pm sharp where participants can claim drink tickets, gift certificates and big prizes followed by an epic cosplay variety show tribute to everything from Ghostbusters to Barbarella and Rocky Horror. Hosted by Adam Guerino and Keisha Howard with drag, burlesque and more from cast-members Fox E Kim, Joe Lewis, The Vixen, Dizzy Lizzy and guests Red Rum, Ivory, Alexis Bevels. all geeks, adam guerino, berlin nightclub

 

Guests are invited to wear cosplay for reduced cover before midnight. If their costume is fantasy/sci fi (and not just an “I Ain’t Afraid Of No Ghosts” or “Let’s Do The Timewarp” t-shirt) they’re in for $2 off before midnight! And if they’re feeling even more bold, they can walk the cosplay runway for big prizes! Cosplay judges include Nick Barsuli from Geeks Out, Monica Gonzales from Sugar Gamers and Josh Kemper from We Are Cosplay.

 

All Geeks is a geek-inclusive collective that has been throwing cosplay variety shows since July 2014. The all-inclusive monthly party was created by Adam Guerino with the gay geek social group Geeks Out, the female-centric tech, fashion, and gaming group Sugar Gamers, and the queer, live performance production effort Outloud Chicago.

 

Follow the party with the hashtag #AllGeeks on twitter/instagram. All Geeks: The Classics. Friday March 27th, 10p, Berlin Nightclub, 954 W Belmont. Includes an after party with Cosmix Fridays: Electronica/Indie dance music with DJ Greg Haus til 4am!

All Geeks: The Arena

On Friday February 20th, All Geeks challenges you to The Arena. Come and play in the tournament of video, board and card games against our cosplay villains. Champions can claim drink tickets, gift certificates and big prizes. The games begin at 10pm sharp. all geeks, sugar gamers, geeks out, outloud chicago, berlin nightclub

Following the tournament, our villains will perform a variety show of drag, burlesque and circus acts. Co-hosted by Adam Guerino and Keisha Howard featuring Fox E Kim, Joe Lewis, Dizzy Lizzy and Electra Cute. Villains will be inspired by Project Violacea as part of their #CreateNotComplain campaign. Participants are encouraged to create characters to join the storyline but are welcome to attend with or without cosplay.

All Geeks is a geek-inclusive collective that has been throwing cosplay variety shows together at Berlin Nightclub since July 2014 with the gay geek social group Geeks Out, the female-centric tech, fashion, and gaming group Sugar Gamers, and the queer, live performance production effort Outloud Chicago.

Guests are invited to wear cosplay for reduced cover before midnight. If their costume is fantasy/sci fi (and not just a “Live Long and Prosper” t-shirt) they’re in for $2 off before midnight! And if they’re feeling even more bold, they can walk the cosplay runway and win big prizes!

Follow the party with the hashtag #AllGeeks on twitter/instagram and join the facebook event here.

Friday February 20th, 10p, Berlin Nightclub, 954 W Belmont. Includes an after party with Cosmix Fridays: Electronica/Indie dance music with DJ Greg Haus til 4am!

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Project Violacea

All Geeks: Star Wars Vs. Star Trek

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May the force live long and prosper.

On Friday January 30th, 10pm, All Geeks settles the great nerd debate: what’s better–Star Wars or Star Trek? We’ll be featuring magic, drag, burlesque, comedy and more from both cosmic camps. It’s Khan vs. Alderaan! Chewie vs. Worf! AND THE BATTLE OF THE BUNS, Princess Leia vs. Captain Janeway!!!

Co-hosted by Adam Guerino, Keisha Howard, Nick Barsuli and featuring cast-members Joe Lewis, Fox E. Kim and The Vixen with special guests Ray Gunn (Burlesque Hall of Fame Winner,) Bazuka Joe and Sammy the Tramp, Cody Melcher, William Ranallo, and Wesley Fowler. Cosplay runway judged by comic book creator Tim Seeley with Marc Felion and Fausto Fernos from the podcast Feast of Fun.

All Geeks is a geek-inclusive collective that has been throwing cosplay variety shows at Berlin Nightclub since July 2014 from the combined might of the gay geek social group Geeks Out, the female-centric tech, fashion, and gaming group Sugar Gamers, and the queer, live performance production effort Outloud Chicago.

all geeks, adam guerino, geeks out, sugar gamers, outloud chicago, berlin nightclub Guests are invited to wear cosplay for reduced cover before midnight! If their costume is fantasy/sci fi (and not just a “Live Long and Prosper” t-shirt) they’re in for $2 off before midnight! And if they’re feeling even more bold, they can walk the cosplay runway and win big prizes!

Photos will be snapped from the incomparable MarisaKM.com!

Follow the party with the hashtag #AllGeeks on twitter/instagram or join the event on facebook here.

Friday January 30th, 10p, Berlin Nightclub, 954 W Belmont. Includes an after party with Cosmix Fridays: Electronica/Indie dance music with DJ Greg Haus til 4am!

Check out all of the beautiful posters below from photographer Joe Lewis!

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Jingle Bells, Batman Smells

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Photos courtesy Joe Lewis.

On Friday December 19th, 10pm, world’s collide with the geek-inclusive variety show Jingle Bells, Batman Smells.

Whether you’ve been naughty or nice, this show offers up Batman cosplay performances with a holiday twist featuring top talent in burlesque, drag, comedy, and live singing. Imagine a drag Poison Ivy doing “Santa Baby” for an amazing mix of nerds and you’re pretty much there.

Co-hosted by Adam Guerino and Keisha Howard featuring Dizzy Lizzy, Brett Mannes, Ben D Mann, Fox E Kim, The Vixen, Joe Lewis, Alexis Bevels, Peter Herman, and Andy McKernan.

Presented by the combined might of the gay geek social group Geeks Out, the female-centric tech, fashion, and gaming group Sugar Gamers, and the queer, live performance production effort Outloud Chicago. berlin nightclub, adam guerino, geeks out, sugar gamers, outloud chicago

Guests are invited to wear cosplay for reduced cover before midnight! If their costume is fantasy/sci fi (and not just a “Winter Is Coming” t-shirt) they’re in for $2 off before midnight! And if they’re feeling even more bold, they can walk the cosplay runway and win big prizes like a matching set of Batman pint glasses and Bat signal ice trays, a gift certificate from Chicago Comics  and free drinks!

The cosplay runway will be judged by celebrity judges Tim Seeley (writer of the best selling comic book “Grayson” and co-writer of “Batman Eternal,”) Chad Sell (artist extraordinaire known for RuPaul’s Drag Race art and independent comics,) and Brett Mannes (director of The pH Comedy Theater’s Assemblers series and former host of the Comic Book Queers podcast.)

outloud chicago, sugar gamers, geeks outTo capture the looks of performers and audience members like, we have our own Vicki Vale in the form of the talented photographer Marisa KM (MarisaKM.com.)

Follow the party with the hashtag #BatmanSmellsParty on twitter/instagram or join the event on facebook here: http://ow.ly/Fs6PZ

Friday December 19th, 10p, Berlin Nightclub, 954 W Belmont. Entrance is $7 and includes an after party with Cosmix: Electronica/Indie music with DJ Greg Haus til 4am!

Geeks Out: Video Games

From Mario to Halo, we’re throwing a dance party with all your favorite video game characters!

On Friday November 14th, 10pm at Berlin Nightclub 954 W Belmont, Sugar Gamers, Geeks Out and Outloud Chicago present VIDEO GAMES!

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Calling all geeks! And we mean ALL geeks–

Video Games will be presented by the combined might of the female-centric tech, fashion and gaming group Sugar Gamers, the gay geek social group Geeks Out and the queer-live performance production effort Outloud Chicago. geeks out, sugar gamers, outloud chicago, adam guerino, keisha howard

For the first hour, attendees are welcome to challenge friends new and old at our video game stations set up across the bar. Unlike an arcade bar, these are retro and contemporary gaming consoles playing the classics as well as the newest buzzworthy releases!

Followed by a video game inspired variety show featuring burlesque, drag, and singing! Trivia! Hosted by Adam Guerino (Nightcaps) and Keisha Howard (Sugar Gamers) featuring the babetastic boylesque artist Ben D Mann, drag superstars The Vixen and Fox E Kim, cosplay superstar Joe Lewis and singing drag sensation Dixie Lynn Cartwright!

Guests are invited to wear cosplay for reduced cover before midnight! If their costume is fantasy/sci fi (and not just a “Live Long And Prosper” t-shirt) they’re in for $2 off! And if theyre feeling even more bold, they can walk the cosplay runway and win big TBA prizes!

Friday November 14th, Berlin Nightclub, 954 W Belmont. Entrance is $7 and includes an after party with Cosmix: Electronica/Indie music with DJ Greg Haus til 4am!

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