It's the biggest BYO NYE warehouse party in town!!! 2020 SE Bush Featuring a magnificent theme that defies description celebrating our glorious flight around the Sun into unknown intergallactic realms of sacred and profane winged geometry - all taking place at ManifeStation (Richard and Gustav's amazing metal workshop by the train yard) complete with fire … Continue reading NYE “WINGS OF THE COCK” BALL!!!
"ALL TOGETHER, THAT AND THIS, WITH ALL OUR TRICKS, WE'RE MAKING CHRISTMAS TIME!" WOW! What a celebration we have in store with 3 evening shows plus an-all ages matinee running from Halloween Night through The Day of the Dead with a different opening band for each show! It all happens from Oct 31 - Nov … Continue reading “The Nitemare B4 Xmas” 2013
We are not responsible for the great time you will have.... Put on your best faux fir, moopy feathers, leather vests, boots, goggles, and dust masks...Once you're greeted at the door, you will enter the time-lapse world of Blue Monk City where you will experience the ENTIRETY of 7 days on the Playa in one … Continue reading “ALL of BURNING MAN in a DAY”
A lifetime in the making... The Saloon Ensemble and Steven Schpeilberg bring you the never-before-seen Director's Cut! Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the theater... It's "J.A.W.Z. THE MUSICAL - IN 3D!" - a two-act musical comedy written, directed, arranged, and performed live by ThE SaLOOn EnSeMbLe in HIGHLY REALISTIC … Continue reading “J.A.W.Z. THE MUSICAL – IN 3D!” premiers June 20 – 23 @ The Clinton St. Theater!!!
Something special keeps happening. I'm having the best time of my life playing with this project. Bands are all different, and not to compare apples to oranges, but I love how we have the best time ever 'rehearsing' songs maybe once or twice TOPS, then show up to a night club not even caring if … Continue reading Too Much Fun as Always…
The Saloon Ensemble was birthed on the open playa of Nevada's own Burning Man festival in 2005! Our members are musicians in Portland’s favorite bands including MarchFourth Marching Band, Vagabond Opera, Trashcan Joe, The Eels, Sweet Juice, The Ukeladies, and The Pete Krebs Trio who come together barely rehearsed for one mission only: FUN Our seemingly … Continue reading You need a blurb? Here’s one!!!
Nov 2nd and 3rd!! TWO SHOWS with ALL-AGES SAT MATINEE ADDED!!!!! Pre-Tickets Avialable @ BrownPaperTickets (link below) or can be purchased @ door on eve/day of event.A Day of the Dead costume and music gala starring Jeremiah Guske as Jack Skellington, Amy Hatfield as Sally, and featuring all the songs of the soundtrack as re-imagined … Continue reading “THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE XMAS” Day of the Dead Music and Costume Gala!!!
The Saloon Ensemble and LoveBomb Go-Go Marching Band bring you an EPIC Celebration of Judgement Day @ The Secret Society! Last year was "The End of the World." Now, you have arrived at the Pearly Gates. Will you cast into Heaven or Hell at the Hour of Judgement? Only you can decide if you were … Continue reading New Year’s Eve at The Secret Society for “Horns & Halos: An Afterlife Masquerade”