Thursday, June 27, 2013

Twentywonder adds to lineup for July 13

 The 4th annual fundraising event TWENTYWONDER, A Carnival of the Mind, presented by Down Syndrome Association of Los Angeles (DSALA), returns to the Doll Factory (1910 West Temple Street) on Saturday, July 13, 2013.  The famed L.A. Derby Dolls, for the third year in a row, will host the critically-acclaimed fundraiser.  The evening features a bursting expo of art, science, music and comedy, plus an all-star roller derby bout featuring the L.A. Derby Dolls vs. the San Diego Derby Dolls. Proceeds will benefit DSALA’s efforts to support those born with Trisomy 21/Down syndrome living in greater Los Angeles.

The 4th Annual TWENTYWONDER event will feature performances and attractions by:

The hard-hitting, speed-skating Los Angeles Derby Dolls*
Masked Mexican Wrestlers Lucha VaVoom*
Hilarious Comedian David Koechner*
New Orleans Brass Band Vaud & the Villains*
Master Vegas Magician Mac King*
Power Pop Legend Matthew Sweet
Acclaimed Singer/Songwriter Sam Phillips
Performing selections from his one-man show "Riffing Myself," Joel Hodgson (MST3K)
The Celluloid Enthusiasts of Cinefamily*
Amazing Lounge Act The Lampshades (Kate Flannery and Scot Robinson)*
Pop Surrealism from Tim Biskup and Ego Killers*
Passionate Physics Professor Diandra Leslie-Pelecky (The Physics of NASCAR)*
Never Before Seen Artifacts from The Ernie Kovacs Wonder Cabinet
Cutting Edge Carnival Games from Two Bit Circus
CERN Physicist David Saltzberg
The Mesmerizing Hoopistry of Mat Plendl
The Innovators of Crash Space
The Instrument of the Future, The Space Palette
The Transformative Metamorphosis Project
Surreal Performances from Two Headed Dog
Astrophysicists Dr. Carrie Nugent and Dr. Ivy Curren
The futuristic Molnari Gyrocycle
And more still to come!!!

An up-to-date list of attractions and performances can be found

*Denotes previously announced performances and attractions.

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