On Thursday January 25th, PopImpressKA Art Couture by Baroness Olga Papkovitch presents a benefit to help the relief efforts for Puerto Rico. From 6:00pm-10:00pm at the Manhattan Art and Antiques Center, 1050 2nd Ave (between 55th and 56th streets), two floors surrounded by priceless museum antiques and art objects will feature a full fledge fashion show. Performance by musical artist Roberto Vazquez managed by Fernando Bernierd. Celebrities walking the runway include: Dominican music personality Ralph Joseph, BMI Recording Artist/Singer/Songwriter Dazz Letellier, Midori Amae, DCW50’s America’s Next Top Model Fan Favorite and Miss Black Virginia USA, Internet Personality and Model Elida Loci, Russian Supermodel and TV personality Irina Dmitrakova and Alexandra Lee, PopImpressKA Journal & Art Couture Spokesmodel
Cameo appearance by Young Host / Actress / Orator, Sophia M. Rodriguez, will be flying from Puerto Rico especially for this event (Acknowledgement Wilmary Moncion in July 2016 for performance and achievements at Miss Latin International Competition). Sophia M. Rodriquez is a Puerto Rican 10 year old Model/Actress/Host is Managed by Richard Francis Management and Step Forward Entertainment. She will walk the runway and also will be helping conduct interviews for PopImpressKA Journal.
Kea Chan will also make a cameo performance wowing the audience with her voice, Paul Sheehan, Melissa Rakiro, Arpad Cseh will join her on the runway.
The comedy series Posers has partnered with PopImpressKA Brand to bring you the latest in ready to wear and couture both on the runway and on the show. Posers: The Fashion Faux Pas of Liv & Sal is a brand new comedy series centered around the dog-eat-dog world of fashion in New York City. Created by writer/director David Karges, Posers is inspired by such groundbreaking shows as Strangers with Candy, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt and popular spoof movies like Airplane. Liv (Olivia) and her best friend Sal (Sally) move to New York City to pursue careers in fashion and are quickly regarded as B-listers when their peers begin to suspect they don’t have quite what it takes to make it in the most glamorous and ruthless industry in the world. Celebrity designers Michel Altieri and Genevieve Laurent of “Laurent & Altieri” make cameo appearances in the show. Celebrity performer Cindy Marinangel completely embodies the spirit of Marlene Dietrich, the brave German actress who was known both for her sultry femme fetal and her outspoken political views.
Also walking the runway are young talents such as Isabella Mays, Ocean James and Jonathan O’Reilly.
Also attending: Argentinian Theater and Film Director Iorgo Papoutsas, New York State Assemblyman Jose Rivera, Jose A. Lopez, Chairman of JAL Community Visions Inc, David Aviles “PR FLAGSUP”, Angel Rose has performed with a long list of legendary heavy such as Quincy Jones, Herbie Hancock, Michael Jackson, Celine Dion and Bruce Springsteen. She has head lined as a Solo Artist for years and toured the world as well. Robert R. Blume, President/Managing Partner of Step Forward Entertainment and his celebrity clients Marya Coburn and Kevin Nunes will also be in attendance. Radio and TV Personality Jose Rivera and TV Personality His Highness Dr. Prince Mario-Max Schaumburg-Lippe will host event.
Photo Tony Filson
Please bring items for donations: Canned goods, batteries, household supplies, baby products, etc.
Creative Team: Videographer Jared Chayut & Tony Filson / KissMyKite; Choreography: Nuna Elena
Manhattan Art and Antique Center PR: Miriam Silverberg
To Purchase tickets visit: popimpresska-journal.ticketleap.com/popimpresska-fashion-show-benefit-relief/
Photography by Tony Filson and Mikhail Veter