Gawker's Rich Juzwiak and Victor Jeffreys II attend the 34th annual Black Party at the Roseland Ballroom.

All photos by Victor Jeffreys II. Please click images to enlarge.

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Gladiator guest lacing up at coat check, 2:00 a.m.

Ropes used for human marionette, 2:30 a.m..

This is the only female guest we saw all night, 4:00 a.m.

The Black Party in four words, 3:30 a.m. (Click to enlarge.)

Pre-Party, this will get us through 3 a.m. We will have to figure it out from there, 12:30 a.m.

Luna Park, clown puppet, 3:15 a.m.

There is one of everything a the Black Party, 3:45 a.m.

Backstage looking out on crowd, 5:00 a.m.


For everyone with cold sweats and nausea, 5:00 a.m.

Lots of people had cold sweats and nausea, 6:15 a.m.

Luna Park phantom, 4:45 a.m.

1:30 p.m., Sunday.

The back room when the lights came on, 4:00 p.m., Sunday.

Once the lights came on, we found a broom closet, 4:30 p.m., Sunday.

'Bedroom' overlooking Luna Park, 5:00 p.m., Sunday.

The final 30 people left dancing at 4:00 p.m., Sunday.

Guests with an interesting fetish in a back hallway, 3:00 a.m.

Guest, 6:45 a.m.

Tar, feather, and butt plug, 3:45 a.m.

7:15 a.m.

4:00 a.m.