SHANGRI-LA IS THE META-NARRATIVE THAT STRIVES TO ILLUMINATE PROGRESSIVE CULTURE AND OTHER-WORLDLY ENTERTAINMENT.
Interactive installations and wrap around venues, ground breaking live art and performance, epic-scale subversive artworks and multifarious music programming unify to inspire and engulf its audiences. Shangri-La holds a mirror up to the masses, challenging people in politics and play. Creating conversations, force-feeding the senses, expanding minds and opening hearts. There are No Spectators. The fantasy field in the furthest corner of the festival has a deep history in outsider art and underground culture. This spirit continues to manifest in original and new ways to inspire the next generation of cultural revolutionaries and amplify the collective conscience.
ALL WELCOME, ALL CONSUMING, ALL NIGHT LONG: SHANGRI-LA
The people of Shangri-La have lost their voices amongst the deceit and distractions of the mainstream media. A new power resides over the this sensational, subversive city now that the media has gained full access to its inner workings and everyone’s personal lives. Shangri-Hell International Television has the monopoly on all media outlets, plus a new HQ to create more mind-controlling trite to make you feel better about yourselves. But with the increase of media influence and technologies, A NEW MOVEMENT OF PEOPLE POWER IS RISING. Using art, music and a fuck ton of “likes” the people are claiming back their voices and power, hacking into the systems that control them, seeking the ultimate truth…
IN ITS 9TH INCARNATION “TRUTH AND LIES” SHANGRI-LA ASKS YOU DON’T BELIEVE WHAT YOU SEE, HEAR OR READ! WE LIVE THEY SLEEP
Catch Jolie Booth of Kriya Arts at SHITV where she'll be stage manager and compere.