Boy George presents Lance Loud; A Death in An American Family at Ibiza Rocks House August 2013
Ibiza Rocks House welcomed Hepatitis C Trust Patron, Boy George to Ibiza Rocks House on Thursday 22August to present an insight into the life and times of American TV star and underground iconLance Loud. The event was to celebrate Lance’s life whilst simultaneously raising awareness of HIV and hepatitis C co-infection, of which Lance Loud eventually died.Lance Loud; A Death in An American Family (2003, 60 min) travails the landscape of 1970s New York with characters Holly Woodlawn and Candy Darling, from Lou Reed’sWalk on The Wild Side,walking in and out of shot. The film will was followed by a discussion with Hepatitis C Trust patron Boy George.
We had a liver freindly pre-movie dinner hosted by Boy George at 7.30pm where he spun a few tunes to a private audience. £2K was raised on the night thanks to our friends at CODA music agency who gave us tickets to Jack Bugg, Alunageorge, Tom Odell and Bastille to give away on the night.