June 13, 2014 Queer Youth Arts presents LGBTQ Youth Self Portraits Project Crystal Azul & Gr Keer LGBT Center 6pm Free LGBTQ Youth Self-Portrait Project is a visual arts exhibition featuring ten queer youth artists, exploring themes of embodiment and self-healing through painting, printmaking, and other art forms. It answers questions such as, What does […]

June 11 & 12 Still Here Cristina Mitra & Natalia Vigil LGBT Community Center, 2nd flr 7:30pm Tickets: $12 –  $20 Brown Paper Tickets Link for June 11th show: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/671033 Brown Paper Tickets Link for June 12th show: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/671039 Still Here is back after a sold-out debut at NQAF 2013! With a fresh mix of […]

June 10, 2014 Bead by Bead: Contemporary Native Writing Indira Allegra/Jewelle Gomez/Kim Shuck AAACC 7:30pm Tickets: $12 – $20 Brown Paper Tickets Link: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/671024 Bead by Bead: Contemporary Native Writing, is a literary salon featuring Two-Spirit authors making critical contributions to the fields of poetry, fiction and creative non-fiction. Join Jewelle Gomez, Kim Shuck, Indira […]

Exhibit: June 2 – July 18 Performance and Visual Art Opening – June 9 Breaking Code: Intersections of Queerness and Madness Blyth Barnow and E. “Oscar” Maynard LGBT Center 6pm (Exhibit reception 6-7pm, Performances begin at 7pm) Tickets: $12 – $20 Brown Paper Tickets Link: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/670103 Many of our communities have not yet embraced candid […]

June 8, 2014 515 Clues: A Kabbalistic Collabaret AAACC 7pm Tickets: $12-20 Brown Paper Tickets Link: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/670097 515 Clues is a fairy tale for grown-ups, an experimental novel by Nomy Lamm that links stories across centuries and continents through the migrations of ethereal bird-girls who appear in moments of trauma and transformation.  The Kabbalistic Collabaret […]

June 7–9, 2014 Second Helpings Alex Lannon & Fallon Young SOMArts Cultural Center Exhibition Opening Reception: Saturday, June 7, 2–5pm. Theater Performance: Saturday, June 7, 6:30-8pm. Gallery hours: Saturday & Sunday, June 7th & 8th, 12–5pm, Monday, June 9, 12–7pm. $12–20 Theater Performance FREE Gallery Admission Brown Paper Ticket Link: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/670092 Second Helpings is a […]

June 6, 2014 Blood Story, Bone Memory, Skin Legacy: A Ritual in Corpo-realities Mangos with Chili Brava Theater 7:30pm Tickets: $10 – $20 Brown Paper Tickets Link: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/670074 Queer, trans and two-spirit, black, indigenous and people of color bodies are vessels of knowledge holding oceans of sacred and profane memory. Stories of surviving the Atlantic […]

June 5, 2014 Brouhaha: QTPOC Activist-Comics Rise Up Micia Mosely, Jezebel Delilah X AAACC 7pm and 9:30pm Tickets: $12-$20 Brown Paper Tickets for 7pm show : http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/670054 Brown Paper Tickets for 9:30pm show: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/670064 Rape jokes, fat jokes, transphobia: Most stand-up comedy just replays tacky oppressive bullshit. This spring, activist comedy legend Micia Mosely trained […]

June 4, 2014 The Cha Cha Files Maya Chinchilla MCCLA 7:30pm Tickets: $12 – $20 Brown Paper Tickets Link: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/668131 Join us for a night of faggotry, pageantry and poetry at The Cha Cha Files, a multi-media performance extravaganza and book release. Bay Area Guatemalan-American cultural worker, educator, and writer, Maya Chinchilla celebrates her cultural […]

June 1 SPIRIT Day 2: Queer AAPI Artivism – Films and Panel Queer Rebels (Celeste Chan and KB Boyce) ATA 992 Valencia St, SF 3-5pm $7-$10 sliding scale Brown Paper Tickets Link: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/672093 www.queerrebels.com and www.facebook.com/QRProductions Queer Rebels presents SPIRIT: Queer AAPI Artivism. A rainbow of rabble-rousers. From the Arab Spring to Angel Island to […]