Everybody has an opinion about lesbian/feminists.  Love ‘em or hate ‘em—the truth is they fueled the movements that changed the shape of life for women in this country.  It was not safe but they risked it all to live out and open.  The radical challenges they presented to the status quo laid the groundwork for […]

Army of Lovers presents “Formerly Known As,” two nights of art, video and performance by 30 men who’ve worked in the sex industry. Kirk Read curates this festival, featuring male sex workers of different ages and backgrounds, bringing together a group of people who often operate in isolation from one another. You will hear true […]

The 6th Annual San Francisco Sex Worker Film, Art & Music Festival opening music party will be at San Francisco’s famous El Rio, hope to many a queer soiree with an outdoor space and great prices on libations. Plus no cover charge for the music! The indomitable Mistress of Ceremonies, Annie Danger, will preside. Sex […]

What does community mean for the first openly gay generation in the US?  What do we know about the lives of those who came before us in the struggle for acceptance?  How do different generations in the LGBT community learn about each other?  OutLook Theater Project is an ensemble-based company that creates original performance about […]

May 30, RADAR Spectacle – Benefit for RADAR Lab Writers’ Retreat Hosted by Ali Liebegott & Michelle Tea a.Muse Gallery, 614 Alabama at 18th St. 7pm Tickets: $20 Buy Tickets on-line: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/66883 A benefit for RADAR Lab, our first ever writers’ retreat helping 12 queer writers/performers get the support and time they need to complete […]

San Francisco Sex Workers Festival was established to showcase sex worker filmmakers and performers.  Our 6th Biennial Sex Worker Fest includes music curated by Mariko Passion, St. James Infirmary’s Party at the Paradise, Army of Lovers’ male sex worker performance curated by Kirk Read and movies! For event prices and please visit:  www.sexworkerfest.com Kirk Read […]

Guerrilla Rep presents the world premiere of Strings, a “bromantic dramedy” written by Terrence Beswick and directed by John Caldon. Strings plays May 14 – June 6 (Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays) at Mama Calizo’s Voice Factory at 1519 Mission Street in San Francisco. (Press opening is May 14 at 8 pm). In Strings, Juan Carlos […]

See this once in a lifetime premier presentation of “Body Ties” by Theatre of Praxis This in—the- moment, in- the- body spectacle only exists from the minds and bodies of the brave men from the Body Ties- Together for Strength Arts Festival Workshop Led by Michael Page. In this demo and discussion we will reveal […]

ARTISTS: Michael Armado, Kai Chang, dannydan, Cirilo Domine, Grace Villarin Dueñas, Hiro T., Phillip Hua, Kek Tee Lim, Weiwei Lo, Christine Lund, Tala Mateo, Freddie Niem, Heather Cox Carducci with Gigi Otàlvaro-Hormillosa, Mia Nakano and Christine Pan, Perapol, Derick Ion with joël b. tan, Alberto Vajrabukka, Kelvin Ming Young, David Yun Visual artists – working […]

Threads June 7 – 26, 2009 SOMArts Gallery and Cultural Center San Francisco, California Opening Reception: June 7, 2009 3pm Threads Curatorial Statement Queerness weaves the threads of our physical, social and moral existence together into a multi-dimensional fabric of community and our selves. As queer artists we continue to create complex identities and imagine […]