Wednesday, December 31, 2008


A toast from the company of Arias with a Twist! The fabulous Emmanuelle Chi Chi from the bubble lounge provided our very special final performance audience with lots o'bubbly for a toast at our final curtain call in The Dorothy B. Williams Theatre. HERE's Kim Whitener showered the performers with flowers and love as well.

Final Bow

Monday, December 29, 2008

Joey's Playhouse

The GENIUS Paul Ruebens joins the cast of Arias post performance. Below Twist & Ruebens watch a devil demonstration. Everyone really adored meeting you Paul. We hope to bring the show to LA very soon.

Sunday, December 28, 2008

When Harry met Thierry

What an amazing treat to have the handsome and talented screen and Broadway star Daniel Radcliffe see Arias with a Twist and join us backstage afterwards with his dapper dad Alan. Equally thrilling was the return of our angel Thierry Mugler, our closest advisor.

Friday, December 26, 2008

Moore Time

Producer Johnnie Moore, pictured left with Ashton Hawkins, Twist and Joey Arias, and backstage below--visits the show for one last time before the curtain closes on New Year's Eve. Arias with a Twist would not have happened without the courageous Johnnie Moore, thank you Johnnie!!! We love you!

Sunday, December 21, 2008

Oh My

Matthew Modine and the super suave Ruben Toledo play post performance with the goddess.

Beautiful trio

The Toledos and Twist, three gorgeous creatures, too much.

Media Mogel

Press titan Sam Rudy joins Twist for one of the final remaining performances of Arias. He has been so busy with the adorable Dan Radcliffe; we have missed him so and love Sam very much.

Friday, December 19, 2008

Counting down

The countdown to the final performances is well underway with old friends and new stopping by. Arias & Twist with The Modines, The Toledos and the wonderful Wally Shawn.

Saturday, December 13, 2008

So Goode

Sexy choreographer Joe Goode joins Twist in New York for one of the few remaining performances! Twist and Goode collaborated this season on the acclaimed "Wonderboy", a dance theatre piece which premiered in San Francisco and will come to the Joyce next year. We can't wait to see what these two boys come up with next.

Friday, December 12, 2008

Can we talk?

The absolutely lovely and super sharp Joan Rivers joined the adoring masses last night. Thanks Joan!

Thursday, December 11, 2008

Oh Mickey

The wonderful Mr. Mickey from Paper Magazine. So great to see you!

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Mad Dogs and crushes

Pictured with Arias is Jackie 60 favorite Mad Dog Dominatrix and one of Joey's old flames from Seattle. That is a story for another time.

A Basil Sandwich

The goddess is in heaven, flanked by our own Basil, and the handsome Basil Twist, Jr.(Basil's dad) just off the plane from Ecuador. Below we make it a deluxe, adding in the dapper Nick Wolfson to the sandwich.

Tuesday, December 9, 2008

The Arias Hours

Super handsome pulitzer prize winning Michael Cunningham delights Arias and Twist post-show. What a hunk, Joey is soaking it up!

Monday, December 8, 2008


Our favorite french transplant the amazing Florent!

Sunday, December 7, 2008

Oskar time

Our favorite fearless leader of the American theater, Oskar Eustis caught Arias with a Twist last nite and soaked up all the magic. Eustis, with his trademark mane, pictured cavorting with Joey post-show.

Thursday, December 4, 2008

Knolls Holiday Party

The Arias company played a special performance dedicated to the gorgeous creatures of the Stephen Knolls Salon. Steven chose the hottest spot in town to celebrate the Salons holiday party! Look at all these amazing beauties...

Monday, December 1, 2008

On Set

Twist keeps his eagle eye on his goddess Joey during the filming of Arias with a Twist. We are blessed to be working with Bobby Sheehan of Working Pictures, they are making a film of Arias. Thanks Working Pictures!

Sunday, November 30, 2008

Mondo New York

Mr. Mondo, Stuart Shapiro finally makes it to Arias!

Saturday, November 29, 2008

Our favorite interior designer

The fantastic Tom Britt, he is one of the biggest Arias with a Twist Fans, see you soon Tom!

Wednesday, November 26, 2008


Tom Turkey at Basil's home. Thanks Basil!

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Peter and Wendy

Long time companions, Basil and the gorgeous Karen Kandel, share a Turkey Day glass of wine.

Monday, November 24, 2008

Puppet Love

Basil and Avenue Q book writer Jeff Whitty. They make a handsome couple. May more puppet musicals be born!

Sunday, November 23, 2008

Stonewall Birthday

Twist and Arias company celebrate Barbara's Birthday ( Arias Producer) at Stonewall, where we all enjoyed the NOTORIOUS Flotilla DeBarge's fun show. Happy Birthday Barbara!

Friday, November 21, 2008

A Nelson Event

The hunky Mark Nelson and gang join Joey post- show. Thanks Mark for all your support over these months!!!

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Welcome Wintuk!

Welcome to NYC to the gorgeous cast of WINTUK, like old home week with Cirque for Joey.

"Only in New York" !

What a fantastic review.

"At the intimate spectacle that is Arias With a Twist you really feel like you're in the presence of something that's not happening anywhere else on earth."

- Don Shewey
The Advocate

Read the Full Review HERE

Sunday, November 16, 2008

Friday, November 7, 2008

Joey's Tall Drink of Water

The super handsome and talented Tommy Tune joined Arias tonight.

Below, Joe Belfatti is pictured with Joey and HE ROCKS, for sending us these great photos!

Third pictured is (clockwise from bottom) Rita Kirsonis, Derrick Pratt, Raul Pacheco, Joey Arias, Joe Belfatti and Jason Jacobs. Raul is a painter and Jason is co-artistic director of the downtown company "Theatre Askew."

Thanks Gang! great to have you all--come back!