Tag Archive for: NQAF 2005

National Queer Arts Festival 2005 DIRECTOR’S CHAT Welcome to the 8th Annual National Queer Arts Festival! NQAF events begin June 1st and end on June 30th! The Queer Cultural Center (Qcc) and The San Francisco Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Community Center are kicking off the NQAF and celebrating Pride Month on June 4th with the […]

Electronic Book: Crossroads Original comix presented on-line. Crossroads will debut as part of the National Queer Arts Festival this June Stay tuned. (note: This project did not materialize during the Festival. We are looking forward to its completion.) Crossroads is a queer-enhanced and technology-enabled adaptation of the “Choose Your Own Adventures” books popularized in the […]

The Art of Win Ng: A Retrospective Chinese Historical Society of America Curated by Allen Hicks; Funded by the Win Ng Trust Through July 24th Info and hours: http://www.chsa.org ©People by Win Ng Courtesy the Chinese Historical Society of America in association with the Win Ng Trust and Allen R. Hicks This exhibition celebrates the […]

Queer Cultural Center’s Grant Program Creating Queer Community – Grants for Artists June 30th, 6:30pm The Center, Ceremonial Room FREE The Queer Cultural Center will provide grants between $500 and $1,500 to 4-6 innovative projects in any artistic medium. Projects that are multi-ethnic and/or cross cultural in their approach or methodology are strongly encouraged. To […]

TRASH TALKIN’ TUESDAYS! 4 Literary Events whose participants are Talkin’ Trash and Takin’ Names! All Events at 7:30pm The Center/Rainbow Room Tickets:$8-$15 June 28th (g)literati Mike Albo, Juanita MORE! Featuring MOREboys Brian, Jason, and Joshua J. Cook Curated & Hosted by Mark Menke NYC-based author and performance artist Mike Albo will perform scenes and read […]

Micro Cinema Three Dollar Bill Cafe June 26th, 7:00pm sign up; 7:30pm show More info at www.threedollarbill.com If you enjoy do-it-yourself cinema or want to screen your own film, come to Three Dollar Bill Cafe for our special Pride edition of Three Dollar Bill Cinema. The evening will feature experimental video by local artists and […]

Stand-Up for Pride Marilyn Pittman Presents June 25, 8:00pm & 10:00pm The SF LGBT Community Center Rainbow Room Tickets: $25 Marilyn Pittman headlines two queer comedy shows in one night. She will be sharing the mic with four up-and-coming comics: Nico Santos, Jen Kober, Nick Leonard, and Alana Devich. Photo Credit: Deb St. John

Dykes Across Borders 2005 Dyke March June 25th, 3:00pm Rally & Stage Show; 7:00pm March Dolores Park Tickets: Free Info: www.dykemarch.org Dykes refuse to acknowledge national/cultural borders as limitations: We are strengthening an international perspective in our community. To celebrate our unity, 2005’s Dyke March Stage will feature a powerful array of diverse talent such […]

27th Annual Pride Concert: A Return to Grace ! Featuring the SF Premiere of “Sing for the Cure” Return to Grace Cathedral, the “home” of the original San Francisco Pride Concert! Gay Men’s Chorus Friday, June 24th, 8:00pm (Please note: this was incorrectly listed as June 27th in the NQAF05 catalog!) Grace Cathedral 1100 California […]

Gay American Indian (GAI) 30th Anniversary June 24th, 7:30pm The Center, Ceremonial Room Tickets: Free Info: www.baaits.org Chrystos (Menominee) photo: Jean Weisinger This event honors esteemed poets, Chrystos (Menominee), Dr. Paula Gunn Allen (Laguna Pueblo), and Maurice Kenny (Mohawk) for their writings and research over the years. Light food and refreshments will be served and […]