Another steamy month in Dallas came with burlesque from Viva Dallas, Bastille Day (and the people behind it), The Dallas Mavericks Dancers Auditions and Mayhem Fest. Our photographers were in the mix; these are our picks from the month in photos.
Violet O'Hara (alongside Broads & Panties) hosted the third annual Heavy Metal Unchained Burlesque -- featuring Courtney Crave, Angela Ryan, Bang Bang Lulu -- at Trees on July 21. Photographer Danny Hurley was in the crowd to grab shots.See also: Cirque du Burlesque (NSFW)
Miss Violet O’Hara hosed the Viva Dallas Burlesque event at the Lakewood Theater, where burlesque stars Sassy Delure and Bella Blue performed an aerial, acrobatic-themed show. See also: Alice in Wonderland in Burlesque (NSFW)Photos by Mike Brooks
Willis & Woy hosted their annual NFL Back To Camp Party at Zouk Friday night. Body paint was abound, as well as DJ ASAP providing the sounds for the evening. Photographer Roderick Pullum was in the crowd for this week's night moves. Read more from the weekend on DC9 at Night
Read more: On Frank Ocean, Sexuality and The Slow Shift ForwardFrank Ocean played the Southside Music Hall (on Lamar) in Dallas on Friday, July 20. Photographer Mike Mezeul was on hand to capture the fans and the show.
The most interesting part of any Korean meal is the banchan, a number sides that come to the table in tiny individual bowls to be eaten on their own, or used to compliment other dishes. The problem: they tend to hit your table with little explanation. Read more in this week's review: Omi's...
Partychaser hosted a celebrity birthday bash for Dallas native and Portland Trailblazer Lamarcus Aldridge at Winston's Thursday night. DJ Ro' Parrish provided the sounds. Photographer Roderick Pullum was in the mix.Read more about Dallas' nightlife on DC9 at Night
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See also: The food porn at Taste of Dallas, Part OneTaste of Dallas, which is in it's 26th year over at Fair Park, features bites from Dallas best eating. Photographer Stephen Masker was in the mix to grab shots.
Go Oak Cliff presents its third annual Bastille on Bishop Street Festival. There were mimes, french maid relays, bikes, baguettes, crepes and more for Go Oak Cliff's third annual Bastille on Bishop. Photographer Danny Hurley was on hand to capture the celebration in Oak Cliff.
The Dallas Mavericks Dancers held auditions for their 2012-2013 cast on Saturday July 15 at Gilley's on South Lamar. Photographers Eric Garcia and Dustin Schneider were on hand to capture the dancers.
See also: Dallas Cowboy Cheerleader Auditions 2012
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