Behind Kink had a great time at the 2016 AVN Awards and AEE expo in Las Vegas. Special corespondent Mickey Mod hit the convention floor to chat with a few familiar kink.com superstars: Veronica Avluv, Yhivi, and Angel Allwood.
Performance artist, author and director Madison Young, known for her feminist take on hardcore erotica, offers an alternative to the usual Valentine’s Day fare with the world premiere of her new theater piece, Reveal All Fear Nothing: A Journey in Sex, Love, Porn and Feminism. Directed by Sophia La Paglia, the performance will take place February 12-14 at the San Francisco Armory. Inside the Armory, which is home to Kink.com, a theater has been constructed in the building’s Roman Bath set. The pop-up theater will seat 100 audience members each evening.
Reveal All Fear Nothing is a multimedia performance and experimental theater piece, written and performed by Madison Young and developed in collaboration with feminist artist Annie Sprinkle. The piece—a modern adaptation of Sprinkle’s theater piece Post Porn Modernist—and aims to crack wide open the underground worlds of BDSM, pornography and kink, all while demystifying and celebrating these often misunderstood and misrepresented communities and movements.
You can purchase tickets in advance at EventBrite.com
From Jan 18, 2008:
Every January, the adult entertainment industry comes together in Las Vegas for a week of flesh, fun and franchise at the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo. The enormous conference draws thousands of adult companies, models, and fans to network, check out new products, participate in discussion panels and even attend an industry-wide awards show. The last 2 years, Kink.com has blown everyone away with their booth and demonstrations, solidifying their reputation as the world’s leading producer of BDSM and Fetish content. But this year, Kink.com chose to attend AVN not as prominent exhibitor, but as a quiet observer. So Founder and CEO, Peter Acworth, told his Directors to stay home for a change, and instead gathered his team of executives and headed to Las Vegas to check out the conference from an entirely different point of view.
With events like Xbiz and AVN awards fast approaching, Phoenix Marie, Abella Danger, and more share some tips for the fans. Here’s a quick guide of the Do’s and Don’ts for the fans coming to the AVN Expo this year. This video teaches you how to not be “that guy or gal” when meeting your favorite performers.
FSC has awarded Peter Acworth with the 2015 Christian Mann Courage and Leadership Award. The FSC Awards recognize industry professionals and businesses for excellence in business and representing a pro-adult image through advocacy and actions. Peter has never been afraid to speak his mind and in the past year has help to lead the charge on a number of issues threatening the adult industry. Listen to Peter’s speech as he is honored with this award.
Lorelei Lee appeared on Nevada’s KNPR radio station this morning in a debate surrounding condom use in pornography. FSC’s Diane Duke, AHF representative Adam Cohen, and former adult performer Aurora Snow we also present for the discussion which has been one of the most talked about issues in the adult industry in the past few years. Listen to the debate below and let us know your opinion.
Listen the KNPR debate here