Presented by ARTSomerville and the Somerville Arts Council
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Project MUM, an open-air dance party under McGrath Highway, moves into orbit for 2009. This year's event creates an intergalactic space odyssey featuring four hours of music spun by DJs flack, wayne and wax, axel foley & pace. An out of this world environment created by lighting whiz Todd Sargent sets the stage for an unforgettable outdoor dance party. A video mashup of space scenes both real and imagined will be shown by vj dziga. Celebrity danceoffs led by Carey Foster will provide inspiration for earthlings shaking it on ground level. You won’t have to travel to a galaxy far, far away to find the best Saturday night dance scene; this gritty urban space odessy is only minutes away from Union Square, Somerville. Particpants are encouraged to come in their best space attire! A contest will be held at held at midnight, award a one-year supply of TANG!, the drink of astronauts.
Winner gets a one-year supply of TANG!, the drink of
MC: Dr. Dooriddle
DJs: Flack, Wayne & Wax, Axel Foley, Pace
Cosmic Video Mashup: VJ Dziga
Space Odyssey Lighting & Effects: Todd Sargent
Alienettes: Carey Foster, Jude Heichelbech, Penney Pinette, Amy Strong, Terra Weaver
Costume Design: Penney Pinette
Video Documentation: Charles Daniels
The space under McGrath at the intersection of Washington Street in Somerville, MA