AMDEF X: 2017

Active Entertainment is excited to present AMDEF X on September 16th, 2017!

AMDEF X takes place on Sept. 16, 2017 at Neumos in downtown Seattle

2017 marks the 10th anniversary of AMDEF, Seattle’s annual fusion of Art, Music, Dance, Entertainment and Fashion, and we’re producing a special show to celebrate.

This year’s AMDEF will feature a “Best of Show” lineup, hosting some of the most influential talents that have graced the AMDEF spotlight over the last decade. In addition, AMDEF X will be taking over the entire Neumos event space.

Get your tickets now!

When: Saturday, September 16, 2017

Where: Neumos, 925 E. Pike St. Seattle, WA 98122

Tickets: Regular admission $15 in advance, $20 at the door | VIP tickets $35 in advance, $40 at the door

VIP Pre-Show Bonache Happy Hour: VIP Ticket provides exclusive early entry to the AMDEF X pre-party on the Neumos mezzanine, featuring light appetizers & a drink special on Smirnoff Spicy Moscow Mules by Bonache Sauce Company and an opportunity to meet the Sponsors, Staff and Talent before the show! Enjoy artists on display in the mezzanine, runway models exhibiting a sneak-peak at upcoming designer showcases, and featured performers before they take the stage.

Thanks to our Sponsors! RPM Visual Arts, Errls, Bonache Chile Sauce, BJG Consulting, Chance Fashion, Fashion District NW, Neighbours Nightclub, What’s Up Northwest, Seattle Social, Neumos, and Dark Horse Tattoo.

Want to get involved? We are looking for sponsors for the 2017 AMDEF X, including:

  • Title Sponsor (1 exclusive!)
  • Featured Sponsors (1 each for: Art, Music, Dance, Entertainment, and Fashion)
  • Full Sponsors
  • Supporting Sponsors
  • Product or Service Sponsors
  • Contact Brianna Grantham for more details on sponsorship.

AMDEF X Performance Roster

*CAUTION: Some performances seen at AMDEF may be shocking or graphic by nature, and attendees are encouraged to review the schedule in advance to get to know all talent involved. AMDEF X is a 21+ event. If an Act doesn’t suit you, take a stroll through the Artist Mezzanine and come back to the stage 15 minutes later for a brand new experience!

Hosted by Vincent Drambuie & Aleksa Manila.
Lighting by Josh Black. Visuals by Jeff Tomlinson.

ARTIST MEZZANINE: Joey Mascriota, Laura Schantz Art, Dormouse d’Art. (Many more TBA!)

ACT 1: Americana band Measure By Measure makes their DEBUT PERFORMANCE featuring a multi-designer runway collaboration presented by Chance Fashion and live painting by Joey Mascriota.

ACT 2: Hip Hop / EDM band Active I featuring lead vocalist Paradame collaborates with break dancers Aimee Serene, Tracey Wong, RiGo, Joosey J (Chinatown After Hours), Classic (Paper Cutout Crew), LJ (Body Science), and The Indigo along with a runway showcase by Pinky Herrera Designs.

ACT 3: Post-Punk / Dark-Wave EDM band Purr Gato fuses with belly dancing team Culture Shakti all dressed in a fashion collaboration between BubbleGunk, Moon Flower, and Arty Party Designs.

ACT 4: Trip-Hop / Drum & Bass band Levels of Movement partners with body hanging crew Pittbull Suspension, live grinder girls, ballet by Mollie Allyn, evening gowns by DeLoach wear and a fetish fashion show by No Saint Gear.

ACT 5: Soul / Blues band Eric Blu and the Soul Revue teams up with Wreckless Freeks, aerialst Afterglow Aerial Arts, belly dancing by Lacey Nhicdoom and a runway showcase of rompers by Charity Rosalind.

ACT 6: Hip Hop Artist Yak Nasty that Nilla collaborates with hoop stylist Kat Flows and burlesque performer Aphrodite O all dressed in designs by It’s List!

ACT 7: Hard Ass Soul Band Staxx Brothers partners with burlesque performer Persephone Illyri dressed by Sarenia Fought along with a military themed transgender runway show by House of Athena with a performance by Maggie McMuffin, along with a swimsuit show & band costuming by Trash By Tony.

ACT 8: Hip Hop Artist BIlly the Fridge presents a gamer-themed set full of dancers & a runway showcase dressed by Epiphany Rose and D|vo|T.

ACT 9: House Music Producer MeltonWax fuses with burlesque by EmpeROAR Fabulous!!! and pole doncers from Athena Verticle Dance dressed by Backpack Girl Bikinis.

ACT 10: Break Beat DJ Dot Diggler closes out the night with choreographed dance team Audacity Cru dressed by Arty Party Designs with an additional runway showcase.

Get updates from the AMDEF X Featured Artists as we get closer to the event by following AMDEF X on Facebook, or by becoming a fan of our Fan Page!