Creative Currency, one of DFW’s top boutique public relations and event production companies, brings back its original concept EMERGE (A Fashion & Music Experience). Debuting last fall to exceptional reviews, EMERGE is a recurring fashion and music event that happens twice a year for the fall and spring seasons aimed to highlight the best in rising local talent in both fashion and music. The fashion and music experience returns May 22, 2022 from 7-11pm and will be hosted at FiveAm theater in Dallas. Tickets are available via eventbrite and range from $20-$60.

The second installment of EMERGE will showcase 14 new designers all from DFW as well as 6 musical acts, a mix of rising music artists from multiple genres. The show is partnering with Diageo Distributors and its portfolio brands Ciroc and Don Julio as presenting sponsors to bring
this exciting concept to life with a jam packed show highlighting some of the best talent in DFW in fashion and music!

Creative Currency, the team behind EMERGE is led by Founder, Sarah Badran, whose experience producing events in Texas spans 10+ years and includes 100+ events specializing in creating platforms for local artists,including the famous RAW Dallas showcases which she directed for 3+ years. The team has also recently produced a world arts festival called World of Art and their last fashion event Hype Society as well as multiple concerts,festivals and other art events for many years.

“The pandemic shut down our events side of our company in 2020 and part of 2021 but we are excited to get back to what we do best and feed the culture of our city amazing experiences while introducing a new crop of talent from DFW,” Badran states. This year’s line-up for EMERGE includes 12 new emerging designers who will showcase a mixture of streetwear and couture designs. Designers featured include: DMKD, Smith II, House of Armadeus, RKJ, K Daniels, FIORIRE, Alex Deon and more! The music performances will be intertwined between the designer showcases and feature a mixture of musical genres with featured acts that include: Sticky the Menace, Muriel, AMETHYST, Ceven Imperial, Anna Pena, Slim Gravy and more.Hosting this year’s event are co-hosts, esteemed fashion producer Willie Johnson and 97.9 The Beat on air personality, Jazzi Black.

Doors will open at 7pm on May 22nd, at FiveAM Theater located at (1707 Botham Jean Blvd, Dallas, TX 75215) with the show starting at 8:30 PM. Presenting and partnering sponsors for the event include Ciroc and Don Julio who will be serving complimentary drinks to guests.

Creative Currency is excited to bring back this event to Dallas and looks forward to continuing to highlight new rising talent and providing another unforgettable experience to the city!

The full lineup and ticket information are available at