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Decompression 2005





COME ON DOWN TO THE SF DECOMPRESSION AT NOON THIS YEAR AND MAKE A F-U-L-L DAY OF THIS ONCE A YEAR SF EVENT!!! WE HAVE BEEFED UP DAYTIME ACTIVITIES by 10,000% TO PACK THE DAY CHOCK-FULL OF ART AND GOODNESS YOU WON.T WANT TO MISS ANY OF!!! COME EARLY; STAY LATE!!

In addition to daytime art and art tours, we have several DAY ONLY! performances, theme camps, a beautiful art park for picnicking in the sun, spectacular circus and aerialists, live music, marching bands, games and over-the-top art cars you just don.t want to miss ANY of!!!

Take a spin at the Black Rock Roller Disco! Stop by the House of Masks to make a mask.Angoraphobia...or Stoke n' Poke's Game-a-lot! If you have little ones, visit Burning Moms to meet Burners with kids. If you like dancing, there are theme camps like the Deep End, which was dubbed "Best Kept Secret on the Playa," by appreciative bloggers and has become the destination Day Camp at Burning Man. Enjoy the art and get your groove on early. Best of all, spend a full day with artists and creative people from the Burning Man, The Bay Area and beyond! So come early and enjoy it all!!!

Full details follow!
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Burning Man Presents:
Decompression 2005

SUNDAY, October 9th,
STARTS AT NOON - SHARP!!!
INDIANA STREET
bet. Mariposa and 21st in SF

Main Entrance: 19th and Minnesota
Shine or Rain
$10 in Black Rock City attire; $20 street wear
All ages outdoors (kids under 12 free); 21+ inside Cocomo
Esprit Park closes and outdoor sound ends 10pm
Cocomo closes 1:30am
PLEASE take public transit/carpool/bike or park on 3rd St. or 3 Com Park;
Respect the neighbors; don't litter or park in driveways. LEAVE NO TRACE!
21+ to drink with I.D.

Welcome back! This is your invitation to decompress with playa artists, theme camps and performers from the Conscious, Subconscious and the Unconscious at our 6th Anniversary Heat The Street F(a)IRE!

Join us at noon for a full day of MIND-boggling art and art cars; interactive theme camps; a full range of live music, cabaret, circus, puppetry, dance, DJs, and theatrical performances; processions; and other Burning Man 2005 Psyche theme art. The festivities will be spread over four blocks, an art park, 3 stages, an indoor club with patio and multimedia wall of new Burning Man imagery! Bring interactive games and food for a BYO picnic. Bring your art, theme camp and Burning Man videos/imagery. Express yourself and dress your playa best! We will be creating “Black Top City” with all manner of PSYCHE pARTicipation, including and especially YOU!

Want to volunteer, bring your theme camp, playa art, or perform? E-mail: flambelounge(at)burningman(dot)com. To share playa imagery, bring VHS tapes, slides in trays and CD-ROMs to the Visuals Check Point inside Cocomo or e-mail us.
MORE INFO: Call 415-TO-FLAME

PERFORMERS AND DETAILED PERFORMANCE SCHEDULES FOLLOW:

19TH ST. STAGE:
CIRCUS & VARIETY

12:00-12:30 DJ Dave Allen
12:30-12:35 Brett Womack of Vau de Vire Society
12:35-1:15 Sour Mash Hug Band
1:15-1:55 Dave Allen & Kashia
2:00-2:20 Emily Park – aetherial arts
2:20-2:30 Yatta Dancers
2:30-2:45 Tully Gehan – onemancircus
2:45-2:50 Chloe Axelrod & Tracy Piper of Vau De Vire Society
2:50-3:30 Cotton Candy Cabaret
3:45-4:15 DJ Routes (Brian McCall)
4:15-5:00 The Fringe & Cirque Berzerk aerialists
5:00-5:15 DJ Routes
5:20-5:30 Lynx – aerial silks
5:45-6:30 Gooferman
6:35-7:05 Alex Theory
7:10-7:15 Summer Evert – Fire Bellydance
7:15-7:20 David Silverman – Flaming Tuba
7:20-8:35 Alcyone
8:35-8:40 Fire Arts Collective – Fire Performance
8:40-8:50 Simon Chaban – staff and acrobatics
8:50-8:55 Zor – Fire Performance
9:00-9:25 LSD Fuego – Fire Performance
9:30-9:45 Vau De Vire Society – acro-aerial cabaret
10:00 (Sound Ends. No loud noise on street after 10 and NO drumming, please! Enjoy the art and theme camps. Shhh.)
10:00-11:30 Burning Man Videos

COCOMO PATIO STAGE

12:00-1:30 DJ Vordo and Open Mic
1:30-1:45 Pumpkin (Jeffrey Peterson) - stand up comic
1:50-2:10 Mr. Breakfast – kazoo, ukulele , absurdist satire
2:15-2:35 Mark Silverman
2:40-2:55 vox vespertine – looped vocals
3:00-3:25 !1manBanjo!
3:25-3:55 DJ Diem
4:00-4:45 Pink Sabbath
4:45-5:00 DJ Diem
5:00-5:45 Bhakti Rasa
5:50-6:30 DJ Neon Bunny
6:30-7:15 Acaplaya – acapella vocal group
7:15-8:00 Adnan
8:00-8:10 CaroLuna – divalicious vocals
8:15-9:00 EOTOE
9:00-9:45 Vordo
10:00-10:25 Celloboy – looped cello
10:25-10:40 Polly Wood – sacred songstress

INSIDE COCOMO STAGE

5:00-7:30 Burning Man Videos
7:30-7:55 Tim Barsky – beatbox
7:55-8:05 Fey Fusion – dance (dance floor)
8:05-8:50 Evolution Control Committee (ECC)
8:50-9:30 DJ Doctor Booty & Marquis DuQue
9:30-9:42 Erica Candycane & Her Impish Elves in “Finding EMU”
9:45-10:30 The Mermen
10:30-11:15 DJ August III (Birds of Playadise & FnF)
11:15-12:00 DMT
12:00-12:45 Laird
12:45-1:30 Funky Beulah
+ NON-STOP BURNING MAN VIDEOS & IMAGERY!

MARIPOSA ST. STAGE

12:00-1:15 DJ Jon da Bomb – disco-jazz-funk
1:15-2:00 D6 – musical eclectica
2:00-2:45 Smash Up Derby – Live Mash-Up Band
2:45-3:15 DJ Sparkle – 80s
3:15-4:00 Cuatro Caminos
4:00-4:30 DJ Mo Corleone
4:30-4:45 SF School of Samba – dance
4:45-5:00 DJ Majitope (also playing fashion show)
5:00-5:30 THE BLACK TOP CITY FASHION SHOW!
5:35-6:20 Late Night Sneaky w/Sen-Sei (SFbyDEF)
6:20-6:50 DJ Zak Darling
6:55-7:10 Controlled Burn (fire stage) - to CD
7:10-7:20 The Nekyia – dance and percussion (fire stage)
7:25-8:10 Kanal
+ Kanal fire performers (fire stage)
8:10-8:30 Temple of Poi (fire stage)
8:35-9:00 Pyronauts + drummers (fire stage)
9:00-9:45 oniblA (featuring members of Albino)
- Fire performer at 9:15 (fire stage)
- Fire performer at 9:30 (fire stage)
9:50-9:55 Closing MC Remarks & Thanks!
(Note: Sound ends 10pm! NO DRUMMING, AMPLIFIED SOUND, OR LOUD NOISES ON STREET AFTER 10 PM! Respect our neighbors and be VEWY VEWY QUIET – but DO talk to one another and enjoy the theme camps and art! Shhhh.)
10:00-10:30 Butoh & Silent performances (TBD)
10:00-11:00 Burning Man Videos

21st STREET STAGE

Sound graciously provided by The Fringe

2:00-2:45 Ritual
2:45-3:25 DJ Adnan
3:25-4:00 LOOP!STATION
4:00-4:30 DJ Starfire & Dandelion
4:30-5:00 Rob Brezsny
5:00-5:30 DJ Starfire & Dandelion 5:30-6:15 Blaine Lyon
6:15-6:45 DJ Dragonfly
6:45-7:30 Scratch N Sniff
7:30-8:15 DJ Ripple
8:15-9:00 Boulevard
9:00-9:45 SKIN – music & aerial+
9:45-9:55 Marisa Lenhardt – soprano
9:55-10:00 Closing Remarks & Thanks!
(Please note ALL SOUND ends 10 PM. No drumming or loud sound of any kind. But do enjoy the Burning Man videos, the art and theme camps! Shhhh..)
10:00-11:30 Burning Man videos

ON THE STREET & IN THE PARK!

Burn – 4:30pm in the park
Burning Band Marching Band – 6pm and 7pm in the Park and on the Street
Critical Stilts – 3pm on the street
Fire Fingers – 1:30 in the park
Goddess of Funk – 4pm in the park
Loyd Family Players, Samba – 3pm in the park
One People Voice
– 5pm procession in the street; then a sunset monkey chant in the park!
The Funginears, beatbox puppetry – through the day
The Von Stilt Family – way up high!

… and best of all – YOU !