Tues, May 14, 2013: SAN FRANCISCO
“A Fate Worse Than Death”
Join us for an evening of stories of the incredible – and sometimes distressing – things that can happen to a body long after it’s buried...
Atlas Obscura presents an evening of dark and deadly proportions with Jill Tracy in a solo concert to welcome author Bess Lovejoy in a discussion of her new hit book “Rest in Pieces, the Curious Fates of Famous Corpses.”
DNA Lounge, 7pm-10pm. TICKETS and INFO HERE.
Fri, Oct 18, 2013: LOS ANGELES
Los Angeles Death Salon!
Jill Tracy will perform music and speak as part of the acclaimed Los Angeles Death Salon, a gathering of intellectuals, scholars and independent thinkers engaged in the exploration of our shared mortality. Cultural death practices–from Dia de los Muertos to sky burial to the veneration of remains and reliquary–evince a long-standing fascination with (and attempts to understand) the end of life. READ MORE about this intriguing four day conference, which features The Order of the Good Death curator Caitlin Doughty, Morbid Anatomy founder Joanna Ebenstein, authors Colin Dickey and Mel Gordon and many more!
Fri, Oct 25, 2013: NEW ORLEANS
Anne Rice’s Vampire Lestat Ball
Just confirmed! Jill Tracy not only returns to perform at Anne Rice’s legendary New Orleans Halloween Ball, but will be the emcee this year. And for the first time in over a decade, Anne Rice herself will be attending the Ball! Musician guests: Paul Mercer’s The Ghosts Project, Nathaniel Johnstone. More details to come, but here is the link for TICKETS.