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3064 Anita Hollman, from left, Sam Cole, Jim Petersen Jr. and Lauren Reeder at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Anita Hollman, from left, Sam Cole, Jim Petersen Jr. and Lauren Reeder. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
3288 James Glassman, left, and Ken Sissingh at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
James Glassman, left, and Ken Sissingh. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
3161 Victoria Whitaker and Jim Petersen Jr. at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Victoria Whitaker and Jim Petersen Jr. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
3253 Jose Cuello, from left, Mayra Cuello and David Valadez at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Jose Cuello, from left, Mayra Cuello and David Valadez. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
3277 Marc Warren, left, and Steven Duble at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Marc Warren, left, and Steven Duble. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
3168 Emily Vinson and Danny Fuller at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Emily Vinson and Danny Fuller. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
3191 Sam Cole at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Sam Cole. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
3086 Olivia George, left, and Victoria Whitaker at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Olivia George, left, and Victoria Whitaker. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
3007 Allison Davis, left, and Christian Miliam at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Allison Davis, left, and Christian Miliam. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
2952 Michael and Lauren Reeder at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Michael and Lauren Reeder. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
3006 Mandy Trichell and Francesco Conti at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Mandy Trichell and Francesco Conti. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
2988 Natalie Irish and Martin Irish at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Natalie Irish and Martin Irish. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
2981 Natalie Alfaro and Chris Gonzales at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Natalie Alfaro and Chris Gonzales. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
2966 Cory Stephens and Janicca Lee at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Cory Stephens and Janicca Lee. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
2955 Nicole Longnecker, from left, Sorcha Landau and Paige Stilen at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014 MISSING NAME
Nicole Longnecker, from left, Sorcha Landau and Paige Stilen. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
2972 Stacey Abbott and Mark Moss at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Stacey Abbott and Mark Moss. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
3270 Natalie Heredia, left, and Erin Felton at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
Natalie Heredia, left, and Erin Felton. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
3271 The dance floor at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
The dance floor. Photo courtesy of RK Photography
3064 Anita Hollman, from left, Sam Cole, Jim Petersen Jr. and Lauren Reeder at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
3288 James Glassman, left, and Ken Sissingh at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
3161 Victoria Whitaker and Jim Petersen Jr. at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
3253 Jose Cuello, from left, Mayra Cuello and David Valadez at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
3277 Marc Warren, left, and Steven Duble at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
3168 Emily Vinson and Danny Fuller at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
3191 Sam Cole at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
3086 Olivia George, left, and Victoria Whitaker at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
3007 Allison Davis, left, and Christian Miliam at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
2952 Michael and Lauren Reeder at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
3006 Mandy Trichell and Francesco Conti at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
2988 Natalie Irish and Martin Irish at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
2981 Natalie Alfaro and Chris Gonzales at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
2966 Cory Stephens and Janicca Lee at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
2955 Nicole Longnecker, from left, Sorcha Landau and Paige Stilen at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014 MISSING NAME
2972 Stacey Abbott and Mark Moss at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
3270 Natalie Heredia, left, and Erin Felton at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014
3271 The dance floor at Party Like a Rock Star benefiting Planned Parenthood August 2014

The zeitgeist of the 1990s — a melange of grunge, metal, Beverly Hills 90210 prep plus flannel and cutoff shirts — occupied Winter Street Studios for the 13th Annual "Party Like a Rock Star" young professionals rave that raised funds and awareness for Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast.

Party chairs Natalie Alfaro and Mayra Cuello and a coterie of Planned Parenthood Young Leaders set a da bomb mood, in part thanks to gallerist Nicole Longnecker, who decorated the space with art by Dennis McNett, and lip art courtesy of Houston-based artist Natalie Irish.

 You can imagine what went down when Lori Anne impersonated Jennifer Grey and the DJ played "(I've Had) The Time of My Life."

Amid the hard rock scene of 300 out came Mike Maggart as Patrick Swayze from Dirty Dancing. You can imagine what went down when Lori Anne impersonated Jennifer Grey and the DJ played "(I've Had) The Time of My Life." The two executed the epic final scene, engendering the throng to dance and sing along the unforgettable track.

Jim Petersen Jr. as the song "Purple Rain" won Best Male Costume, Victoria Whitaker as the cover of Nirvana's Nevermind album took home Best Female Costume and Emily Vinson and Danny Fuller as Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake styled in denim earned the Best Couple Costume award.

Nibbles from El Big Bad, Phoenicia Specialty Foods, Butter and Company Catering, Hunan Garden, Sprinkles Cupcakes, Little Bigs, Pondicheri and Sparrow Bar + Cookshop plus alcohol from Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co. added the necessary fuel to keep this high-decibel bash going postal until the clock struck midnight.

In the crowd were James Glassman, Ken Sissingh, Mayra and Jose Cuello, David Valadez, Sam Cole, Lauren and Michael Reeder, Anita Hollman, Allison Davis, Christian Miliam, Mandy Trichell, Francesco Conti, Cory Stephens and Janicca Lee.

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