THE BOX & Brassaii Noir present CULTURE/SHOCK this September

Internationally-renowned live theatrical production will break your deepest taboos and entice your wildest desires during exclusive 2-night event: September 21 and 22

TORONTO, Sept. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Unlike anything you've seen or experienced before, THE BOX is the exclusive "cabaret nouveau" theatre of varieties concept anchored in New York and London. Not for the faint of heart, CULTURE/SHOCK is immersive, visually striking, and provocative. A transformed Brassaii with THE BOX's production will feature captivating performances that are boldly entertaining and risqué.

Founded by Simon Hammerstein, grandson of America's most influential theatrical lyricist and librettist Oscar Hammerstein II, THE BOX tours the globe with its innovative productions to Monte Carlo, Ibiza, Shanghai, Cannes, Istanbul, Moscow, Stockholm, Singapore, and many more. Their pedigree of past events includes The White House Correspondents Dinner, The Monaco Grand Prix, The Royal Palace of Istanbul, and the Bloomberg summer picnic, among others.

"We're thrilled to be hosting such a captivating and cutting-edge event," said Niels Dekker, Director of Marketing, Brassaii. "As Toronto has grown, so has the interest in a new level of entertainment; CULTURE/SHOCK is just that."

Brassaii is nestled amidst a romantic cobblestone courtyard patio with a rich architectural heritage, integrated with modern trends of progressive, SOHO-inspired design innovations: a perfect fit for CULTURE/SHOCK's whimsical, royal court performances and installations.

Tickets are available now at, with early bird pricing starting at $50 each. Learn more about THE BOX here:


THE BOX Presents is a full service variety entertainment production company specializing in luxury events and theatre. THE BOX Presents has collaborated with a diverse range of clients to bring our signature brand of dynamic production to private events around the world. Past clients include Microsoft, The White House Correspondents Dinner, The Monaco Grand Prix, The Royal Palace of Istanbul, and the Bloomberg summer picnic to name a few.

THE BOX Presents brings an expertise to each facet of event and pop-up production from concept development to casting and production management, to venue design and luxury food & beverage operations.

About Brassaii Restaurant and Lounge:

Located in the heart of the King West district, Brassaii is Toronto's sophisticated and cosmopolitan destination, with architectural heritage integrated with modern trends of progressive, SOHO-inspired design innovations. The venue contains an exposed wine cellar, a sleek dining room, stylish bar and lounge as well as two private dining rooms for personal or professional events.

SOURCE Brassaii

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For further information: For media inquiries/more information: Nichola Petts, or 416-200-6782; Daniel Pansino, or 416-399-8942

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