TEMPLE OF EROS
For 11 years Monde Osé has celebrated love and sensuality, and this year we have the honor of celebrating these values at our next event in the Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Assistance (now Paradoxe Theatre).
“The Church” has always been a place of worship, often built on power spots, or over ancient Goddess Temples of antiquity. So on this night we will channel the power of the land, and the church, to celebrate and worship the cornerstone of human existence and pleasure: EROS
“Our Lady” is the symbol of the Feminine energies rising, so on this night we invite the Goddess to take her rightful seat by the King, a metaphor for Divine Intimate Union between Masculine and Feminine, the 2 energies of the world to create life, vitality and joy!
From the stain glass windows, to the sacred geometry and symbolism of the architecture, we will have the opportunity to raise our sexual energies in a divine ceremony, among our friends and loved ones, at the world’s leading sensual entertainment playground: Monde Osé.
On this evening we celebrate Intimate Love / EROS, and revel in the joys of sexuality in the spirit of those famous archetypes and characters throughout history. Will you show up as star crossed lovers like Romeo and Juliette, or pay homage to the story of devotion of the Egyptian Goddess Isis and Osiris, who went to the ends of the world to re-member her partner and bear his child Horus – the Sun God? How about Adam and Eve, or his first wife Lilith? Maybe King Arthur and his inspiration of Camelot, Princess Guinevere? Or, the Sumerian Goddess Inanna, who travelled the underworld for 3 days and 3 nights, or her Greek counterpart Persephone? Anakin Skywalker and Padme of the Star Wars Universe? Cupid? Aphrodite? Shiva? Kali?
Ideas might include Greek, Roman, Pagan, Egyptian, or Norse gods or goddesses; Kings and Queens; Famous historical and fictional lovers; Veils, togas, gowns, robes, and lingerie; warriors of love; gods and goddess of nature, the moon, and earth; outfits, adornments, and symbols celebrating divine femininity, masculinity, queer love, and all the forms that love can take.
Our dress code, as always, is meant as a guideline to keep with the theme of our event and maximize the immersive experience of a Monde Ose party. This is a unique opportunity to get creative and dress as boldly as you dare. We ask that at a minimum, guests put in an effort to dress in a sophisticated manner as you would for any chic or formal occasion.
Please browse the Pinterest Board created by our director Robin Roxx for inspiration, as well as some links provided for costume and character ideas.
List of 10 gods and goddesses of love and lust:
Wikipedia page listing deities of love:
20 of the most famous lovers in history and literature:
MUSIC & VISUALS
Headliner – Papa Kola
Papa Kola is the Deep-Tech-Swing-House project of Nicholas Rousseau also known under its alter ego name Kola Papass (Shamanic Healing Trance). In this project, Papa Kola brings love and happiness through rhythms and melodies, often accompanied by members of The Ubiquitous Family. Those bring that organic vibe of live music completely blended in the electronic mix, an experience of deep fusion in a journey of love and light.
Papa Kola & the Ubiquitous Family will surround you with an infectious dance where pleasure and carelessness lead the Bal!
Opening Set – Steven Caicedo
Steven Caicedo is not your everyday beat crusader. He’s a well-rounded maestro with impeccable taste in music and the knowledge of a connoisseur. From being the first DJ to host a show on Proton Radio to landing a job within Fatboy Slim’s inner circles, or even advocating and pushing brilliant productions from Ready Mix Records, Steven’s biography is as impressive and diverse as they come in electronic music.
Monde Osé, Montréal
Proton Radio, NYC
Visuals – VJ BXL
Vj BXL started mixing visuals in Oxford (UK) in the year 2008 with Metavisuals and carried on his journey in Montreal vjing for many underground psy/prog/minimal/ dubstep raves and parties around the city.
BXL is a member of the Logic Vision Collective which is present in 5 continents. Logic Vision is a Multimedia Entertainment Project led by a group of DJ / VJ \ Producers & Media Manipulators!
BXL aka Khalil is also founder of the Montreal Speakeasy Electroswing Collective.
Ticket Points of Sales
2061, rue Saint-Denis
Montréal, QC H2X 3K8
Rose & Passion par Sexy et Cie.
987, Boulevard Saint-Jean
Pointe-Claire, QCH9R 5M3
T: 514 426-1883
Sexy & Cie
1005, boul. du Séminaire Nord, local 10
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC J3A 1R7
T: 450 349-0008
Sexy & Cie
319, boul. Curé-Labelle
Sainte-Thérèse, QC J7E 2Y2
T: 450 433-7399
545, boulevard des Seigneurs
Terrebonne, QC J6W 1T5
T: 450 471-9072
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