Tag Archive for: NQAF 2006

No Straight Lines: Queer Culture & the Comics Exhibit April 1 – June 25 Closing Reception June 22 from 7:00-9:00pm Cartoon Art Museum Info: www.cartoonart.org  415/227-8666 x. 314 Twenty cartoonists join forces at the Cartoon Art Museum for the first museum exhibition devoted entirely to LGBT comics. Exhibition curator Justin Hall assembles some of today’s […]

Pick Up the Mic – Screening After-Party With Performances Frameline & Qcc June 22 at 9pm CELLSpace Tickets:  $10 – $3 off with Pick up the Mic Frameline ticket stub Information: For information about the film and tickets to the film go to: www.frameline.org Juba Kalamka Katastrophe JenRo Qcc hosts the official After-Party to Frameline’s […]

PICK UP THE MIC The Film Thursday June 22 – 6:00 pm – Castro $9 members – $10 general Information: on the film and tickets to the film go to: www.frameline.org What do you do when an art form that has been the outlet for a disenfranchised people is hurled hurtfully at people who are […]

TransForming Community II Radar & Qcc; curated by Michele Tea June 20 at 7:30pm LGBT Community Center / Rainbow Room Tickets: $7 – $15, sliding scale Michelle Tea TransForming Community II: A follow-up to the 2005 TransForming Community event, TFC II continues to explore the dialogues happening at the crossroads of trans and queer communities. […]

Fixed/Broken Thea Hillman, Natalie Ilum, luna maia and Ruth Villasenor June 19 at 7:30pm LGBT Center. Ceremonial Room Tickets: $7 – $15 sliding scale We have bodies that make people pray. Because they are broken or obscene or awkward; because they are unspoken in their beauty; because they rise above, struggling with and against “normal.”  […]

8th Annual Queeriosity Youth Speaks June 17 at 7pm LGBT Community Center – Rainbow Room FREE Information: www.youthspeaks.org Believing that young people have the tools to take control of their lives through language, Youth Speaks encourages youth to stand up and speak out. Join us for a night of art and activism featuring special performances […]

Drag Kinging 101 The Transformers June 17 at 4:00pm SomArts Theater Tickets: Free The Transformers want to help you become the performer you’ve always dreamed of. This workshop covers the making of a drag king from A-Z.  Topics include: What is drag? How to create a drag king persona, choosing a name, how to work social […]

EXPOSED — Experiments In Love, Sex, Death And Art Elizabeth Stephens & Annie Sprinkle Director: Neon Weiss, Media Design: Sheila Malone Guest appearances: Tina Takemoto with four fab lab assistants. CounterPulse & Qcc June 16 – 18. at 8:00pm and June 18 matinee at 2:00pm CounterPulse Tickets: $15 – $20 sliding scale Reservations/Information: info@counterpulse.org or […]

Fracture GROUP June 16 & 17 at 8:00pm June 18 at 2pm Jon Sims Center for the Arts Tickets: $20 Reservations/Inforomation: (415) 554-0402, www.jonsimsctr.org Group photo by Kent Taylor GROUP’s new show, Fracture, investigates families of origin and families of choice. Fracture looks at how being unacceptable by societal and family norms affects one’s access […]

Sizzle Femina Potens presents Dirty Ink June16th at 8:00pm Femina Potens Gallery Tickets: $3 for open mic performers, $5 general, NOTA Info: www.feminapotens.com Photo by Geoff Cordner Femina Potens Gallery presents a night of queer spoken word and open mic erotica.  Sizzle features the radical erotic spoken word collective, Dirty Ink which will feature performances by […]