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CANCELLED: Big Freedia (Late Show) – Tickets – Space Ballroom. – Hamden, CT – September 24th, 2021

CANCELLED: Big Freedia (Late Show)
Premier Concerts and Manic Presents:

Big Freedia

Phat A$tronaut

Space Ballroom.HamdenCT
All Ages

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Big Freedia is no longer able to perform tonight.

We will be issuing refunds to all ticket holders within the next 5 days, and funds should be seen within your bank account within 30 days after the refunds have been processed.

Despite this cancellation, Phat A$tronaut will still be performing tonight! Tickets are $10 or FREE with your ticket to the cancelled Big Freedia show or Atsuko Okatsuka comedy show (which is still happening) tonight. To be clear, EVERYONE will still get a refund but we want to offer you a chance to enjoy a FREE show on us tonight!

We apologize for this inconvenience and if we don’t see you tonight we hope to see you all at Space Ballroom soon!

If you have any questions, please contact customersupport@manicpresents.com

General Admission Standing Room Only

COVID-19 Policy

COVID-19 Vaccination (14 days past second shot) OR proof of negative COVID-19 PCR test (received within the past 72 hours) required for entry. If vaccinated, please bring your vaccination card or clearly legible photo of your vaccination card on your phone and a valid photo ID. If unvaccinated please bring printed or digital proof of your recent negative PCR test. Masks are required for all ticket holders and staff despite vaccination status. You may pull your mask down when eating or drinking only. These policies will remain in place until further notice.

To present proof of vaccination and/or negative PCR test results on your phone, we’ve partnered with Bindle, a digital health platform that is secure, easy to use and completely anonymous; your personal health information is never shared and your biometrics are not required. Visit the App Store or Google Play Store and search for “My Bindle." Set-up is free and simple. If you are unable to provide digital proof, physical proof is also accepted.

BIG FREEDIA

Known as the Queen of Bounce music, Big Freedia is New Orleans-based hip-hop artist and worldwide ambassador of bounce music. After a series of cult hit singles during the mid 2000’s, she was tapped for a reality show, ​Big Freedia Bounces Back​ on Fuse TV. The docuseries followed the life of a choirboy turned bounce rapper and remains the highest rated original series on the network.

It was only a matter of time until Big Freedia caught the attention of iconic artists including Beyoncé and Drake. She was featured on both Beyoncé’s Grammy-winning single, “Formation” and Drake’s “Nice For What.”

Big Freedia released the critically acclaimed album, ‘3rd Ward Bounce’ (which featured Lizzo among others) on Asylum Records in 2018. In the summer of 2019, the Queen of Bounce debuted her limited run ice cream flavor ‘Big Freedia’s Bouncin’ Beignets’ with the ice cream giant Ben & Jerry’s. She graced the cover of ​Billboard Magazine​, and was invited by​ Vogue Magazine​ to be the official host of the Iive Instagram stream for the Met Gala.

In October 2019, Big Freedia and multi-platinum pop artist Kesha released their new pop single “Raising Hell.” The song remains on the pop radio charts and the two performed the hit song on Jimmy Kimmel LIVE!

Big Freedia’s latest single “Louder” from her forthcoming project dropped in November. She is also the author of the critically acclaimed memoir, ​Big Freedia: God Save the Queen Diva!​ on Gallery Books/Simon & Schuster.

Links: Official Website | Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | YouTube

PHAT A$TRONAUT

Phat A$tronaut is an organically grown, experimental soul ensemble from New Haven, CT.

The band formed shortly after singer/songwriter, chad browne-springer, and guitarist/musical director, Mark Lyon, met on a D'Angelo tribute gig.

Their sound consists of experimental yet undeniably danceable - head nodder rhythms and meticulously crafted arrangements with pop sensible songwriting at the forefront.

In just three years, Phat A$tronaut has performed at some of the north east's top venues including Brooklyn Bowl, Toad's Place, The Warehouse (FTC), Space Ballroom, Rockwood Music Hall, and many more.

Phat A$tronaut has shared bills with such notable acts as OSHUN, Roots of Creation, Five Alarm Funk, Becca Stevens, Rituals of Mine, Jakubi, Underground System, Lyrics Born, Con Brio, Underground System, and Combo Chimbita.

They have also played on numerous festivals including Hip To The Hops (VT), Trinity Hip. Hop Festival, Hygienic Hip Hop Festival, and more.

The band has kept busy through the pandemic with socially distant rehearsals, numerous solo projects, and live streams presented by The Shubert Theatre, UMass, CT Folk Fest, Celebrate Shelton, Travelers Insurance, etc.

To date, Phat A$tronaut has a full length record, 'The Fifth Dimension' (2018), a live album, 'Live at Brooklyn Bowl' (2019), and a single 'Rare Fruit' (2020). Phat A$tronaut is currently in the process of recording another full length album, along with collaborations with Ceschi. Stay tuned!

Links: Official Website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Spotify

Venue Information:
Space Ballroom.
295 Treadwell Street

Hamden, CT, 06514