Welcome to KOLOSSOS!
An inspiring mobile spectacle transforming trash into a whimsical world of colorful Carnival. KOLOSSOS is New Orleans’ premiere Mardi Gras parade performance troupe. Featuring art bike floats, circus performers, dancers, colorful costumes and interactive props, KOLOSSOS can add color to any occasion, event or festival.
Through eye-catching party art, KOLOSSOS is raising environmental awareness. By utilizing trash creatively, KOLOSSOS inspires others to rethink the possibilities of their refuse. KOLOSSOS has also caught the eye of the motion picture industry, major sporting events and international television. Through our customizable performances, KOLOSSOS strives to bring beautifully crafted art to communities everywhere.
Envisioned and led by New Orleans artist and Carnival Queen, Katrina Brees, KOLOSSOS brings the new bohemia to the spectacle of Carnival and beyond. Bringing in influences from international party and ritual art, Brees hopes to elevate consciousness of all creative possibilities through her showcases.