3rd Annual Queer Women of Color Film Festival Presented by Queer Women of Color Media Arts Project (QWOCMAP) Film Screenings and Panel Discussions (June 8 – 10) BRAVA Theater Buy Tickets HERE (Brown Paper Tickets) The Full Schedule of Films is listed below. Friday, June 8 7pm: LOVING IN THE WAR YEARS Followed by Q&A Panel […]

RADAR All Stars – Alison Bechdel, Ariel Schrag, Lenelle Moise, and Cherry Muhanji June 6, 6:00pm Curated Readings San Francisco Public Library – Koret Auditorium Free event Alison Bechdel Ariel Schrag The monthly Radar Reading Series kicks off another National Queer Arts Festival spectacular. Haitian-American performance poet Lenelle Moise, Cherry Muhanji, author of the classic […]

Safer to Name – Queer Identified Objects – Launch Pad June 5 & 6, 7:30pm Performance & Readings Rainbow Room | LGBT Center 2nd Floor Tix: $8 – $15 sliding scale The LGBT Community Center opens their Launch Pad Performance Series with Safer to Name. Male.  Female. Trans.  Genderqueer.  Gay.  Straight. Bi.  Butch. Femme. Top.  […]

Fist June 5, 9:00pm Music/Performance El RioEl Rio…Your Dive Tix: $7 – $15 Info: www.feminapotens.com or  www.elriosf.com Monthly Queer Porn Dance Night with live music, cheap drinks, hot queer porn, and live burlesque. Come on down to El Rio!

Forever Never Comes – Staged Play reading by Enrique Urueta June 5, 7pm Staged Play Reading Ceremonial | LGBT Center 4th Floor Tix: $8 – $15 sliding scale Enrique Urueta A young trans man returns home to rural Virginia on his way to start a new life in San Francisco. A young Latina struggling to […]

Open Mic Events CALENDAR OF OPEN MIC EVENTS — are listed below Open mic readers of all ages, cultures, genders, regions and affiliations are more than welcome to grab a little bit of gay glory behind the mic. Readers are encouraged to perform one piece that is five minutes or less. Sign up at 7:30, […]

QueLACo Visual Arts Show Personal Secrets / Public Space Curated by Rebeka Rodriguez for QueLACo June 3 – 28 / Tues – Fri: 2p-7p; Sat: 1p-5p June 3, 3 – 5 pm: Opening Reception SomArts Gallery Donation: $5   How interconnected or separate do we keep our private and public lives? And how do our […]

City of the Future – Video Installation by Rudy Lemcke June 3, 3:00 – 5:00pm – Opening Reception Exhibition runs: June 3 -28; Tues – Friday 2pm-7pm; Saturday 1pm-5pm SomArts Gallery (video still from City of the Future) City of the Future is a dual channel video installation based on Andrei Tarkovsky’s 1972 Sci-Fi mystery, […]

Tee Corinne – Self-portraiture in the Lesbian Community & Picturing Cancer in our Lives June 3, 3:00 – 5:00pm – Opening Reception Exhibition runs: June 3 -28; Tues – Friday 2pm-7pm; Saturday 1pm-5pm SomArts Gallery Free Photo: Tee Corinne In June of 2006, Lenore Chinn (former president of the Board of Directors of the Queer […]

Paul Seidell Opening Art Reception $3Bill Café Opening at the QBall, June 2, 6:00pm Free Info: www.threedollarbill.com Paul Seidell Paul Seidell Three Dollar Bill Cafe features the works of Boston artist Paul Seidell, whose distinctive drawing, executed on mylar, bursts with color and energy as he layers images of flowers, insects, modern furniture and male […]