BIG THICK ENERGY
TAKING UP SPACE
Big what now?!
A three day body positive festival celebrating all bodies
Big Thick Energy is the brain-child of performance artist and boty manipulator Demon Derriere and has been curated to promote body positivity and liberation through movement, creativity and community.
Our variety festival will feature ten skill sharing workshops, local artisan markets and three evenings of high energy entertainment with thick, curvy performance artists breaking stereotypes and celebrating self love.Featuring Burlesque, Drag, Vogue, Poetry Slam, Freak Show and Music, Big Thick Energy is a safe inclusive space for IBPOC and LGBTQIA+ bodies.
Join us to express yourself in a safe, inclusive and accessible space where judgement, stereotypes and discrimination are abolished and you can celebrate the skin you’re in.
All festival events will be Auslan interpreted.
MEDIA & PUBLICATIONS
Demon Derriere chats to Timeout about what to expect at Big Thick Energy and the inspiration behind it.
“If you don’t feel like cheering or screaming or wanting to rip your clothes off by the end of it, I’ve done my job wrong.”
Demon Derriere tunes in to Culture Guide segment on FBI Radio with Allie Jonscher talking about all the hype for Big Thick Energy.
Demon Derriere gives some insight on the essence of Big Thick Energy with Bohdee Media.
“To feel liberated in this safe space and just to have a damn good time!”
We acknowledge the First Nation Custodians of the land on which we live, work and play and pay my respects to Elders past, present and ongoing. Australia was and always will be Aboriginal land. I respect their creativity, connection and knowledge to the land.
Demon Derriere: Producer & Creative Director