Last year, Hiatus skipped doing their popular Halloween show in favor of a Christmas show, but happily this year they are back with a more family-friendly version of the show that they are performing this weekend at the Irvine Spectrum Center. I went to the show last night, but you can catch it again tonight with different song sets starting at 6:30, 7:30 and 8:30pm!
As noted, this show, performed publicly and FREE, doesn’t have the more adult content provided by hosts Frank N. Furter and Beetlejuice of the former incarnations of the production. Instead, for this performance, the singers and musicians are dressed as fairy tale characters (Little Red Riding Hood, the Big Bad Wolf, Jack & the Beanstalk, etc.) and host the show themselves.
Though there are still some great dancers who do a little bit of booty-shaking along the way!
But considering neither the parents nor the kids in the crowd seemed offended, I guess they kept it basically PG when the dancers were on, and more G rated for the rest of the show otherwise. Continue reading