happy post stuffing yourself with turkey or tofo-turkey day! I took around
T-day off - but I'm back. Love you all.
Look new children's programing - http://www.arnoldsneighborhood.com/
(hate him, love him, don't care -- this is still funny)
This list has:
1) Must See
2) Stuff about me (brief)
3) SF (Bay Area) Event listing
4) Good Folks playing other places
5) Art thing & artist I liked -this week
6) Place to send your art (calls for submission)
I'm putting together a pre-xmas and toy collection for Hamilton Family
Shelter on Dec 22- details to come.
- All I have to say (just about) -
- Had a great time in LA (thanks Jen, Asif, the go folks at the Days Inn,
and all the freaks that talked to me-- and so many did)
- Had a great T-day at Nik and Nancy's (who are the best people)
- Saw the last "Drug Diary" - excellent
- Going to help a transgender play - there will be a call for interested
people on Sat (info listed in submit section - below)
- helped set-up lights for clowns
SF EVENTS: now- Dec 17 -more at http://www.lilycat.com
Nov 1 - 30-Bodies of Knowledge: Art Supporting a Healthy Future - Magnet
-4122 18th St., SF-Hours: Tue 12 - 6pm Wed 3 - 9pm Thu 3 - 9pm Fri 3 - 9pm
Sat 12 - 6pm
November 21- 30 - Art Show David DeRosa- Red Ink Studios, SF -9PM
Nov 15-30- Blue Collar Art Auction- Femina Potens Gallery- 465 S. Van Ness,
Auctioning of works will start at a mere $20 to enable accessibility of
works to our community of artists and activists. Femina Potens is a local
non-profit gallery, DIY boutique, library, and workshop space dedicated
since 2000 to promoting women and transfolk in the arts.
Oct 22- Dec 3 (sat-8:30PM & Sun -7PM)- Good Luck With It- Marsh-1062
Will Franken being funny
Nov 12- Dec 4 (wed- Sun)- ReOrient- Magic Theater- Build D, Fort Mason, SF-
8PM (Sun-7PM)- $20
An evening of short plays exploring Middle East
November 21 - Jan 21- "Rags to Riches"- Lola Gallery-2517 Mission St , SF-
featuring rare images of Wall Street by esteemed photographer Charles
November 29-Lipstick Conspiracy - 2230 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland
November 29 -Bay Area Stand-Up Comedy!- Canvas Gallery-1200 9th Avenue,
November 29 -Next Slam-El Rio- 3158 Mission St., SF-7:30pm sign-up- $5
November 29 -( tuesday night)-Poetry & Jazz Jam- Club Deluxe -1511 Haight
Street, SF-8:30- 11:30pm
November 29 -( tuesday night)- Soul Fo' Real- Club 6 -60 Sixth Street, SF-
Music and open mic
November 29-Terese Taylor -The Attic, Santa Cruz-7pm -$15 advance/$20 door
November 30 - Comedy Showcase!-Rooster T. Feathers Comedy Club- 157 W. El
Camino Real, Sunnyvale-8PM-$10 and 2 item minimum
November 30- Sex Education Students' Salon- Center for Sex & Culture-398
11th St., SF-7:30 pm
November 30(every Wednes)-Poetry Slam-Starry Plough- 3101 Shattuck.,
November 30 -Day One Symphony-The Billy DeFrank Center -938 The Alameda, San
November 30- Ask Dr. Hal- Cafe Du Nord, SF- 8PM
Cause he knows it all
November 30- BLACK FURIES - Slims 333 11th St., SF-8PM
November 30-GENDER PIRATES- EL RIO-3158 Mission, SF-7 pm-midnight
LYNNEE BREEDLOVE and ANNIE DANGER, THE RADICAL CHEERLEADERS, SHAWNA VIRAGO!,
Nov 30- Groovy Judy - Sir Francis Drake Hotel Empire Ballroom- 450 Powell
St., SF-6-10 p.m.-$40
December 1 - Verdalet- Club Deluxe- 1511 Haight St., SF- 10pm - $5
December 1-Tourettes-Oakland Metro- 201 Broadway, Oakland- Sign-up: 7:30zpm
Hosted by: Nazelah Jamison, Dahled & DJ Agana
December 1- "Ten Years of ALARM"-111 Minna Gallery, SF-5 p.m. - 2 a.m
The exhibition brings together 19 artists contributing work from across the
USA and abroad and offers a rare opportunity to see vital emerging talents
from very diverse backgrounds.
DEC 1 -Kid Beyond- THE UPTOWN -1928 Telegraph Ave., Oakland-9:30PM
with SoulSalaam's Hypnomadic, Jake Break and DJ Handler
December 2- January 29(Fri & Sat - 7:30PM & (Sun-3PM)- Emperor Norton- The
Musical-The Dark Room -2263 Mission, SF - $15
Decemeber 2 & 3 (fri and Sat) - Vampire Tours -
Educational, spooky, fun
December 3- Kick- ass yard Sale- Nik & Nancy's - 2066 30th Ave, SF -10An-6PM
if the weather is bad - may be inside the house.
December 3-PRODUCER MIXER & PARTY - Powells Place Restaurant- 1521 Eddy,
A Black TV Producers Association Event (BTPA)
December 3-Wise Ass Wisdom's Day-long Quirkshops-Mission Control- 2519
Mission St. , SF10:30am-6pm - $25-$50 sliding scale (no one skinned-n-salted
for lack of funds)
ise Ass Wisdom offers half-ah-dozen workshops on self-actualization
accessible to all us freaks.
December 3(Sat)-Dirty Little Secret-Empire Plush Room's, SF-11PM-$25
Part Camp, Part Burlesque, All Vaudeville baby!
Dec 4-Belle Bizarre: An Orgy of Shopping-Center for Sex & Culture -398 11th
St., SF10AM - 3PM
Featuring Sex Workers Garage Sale plus sex worker arts & crafts, gifts and
re-gifts, naughty toys and contraptions, books, jewelry, SWOP T-shirts,
Whore Magic Perfumes and your stuff too! DJs, live music, burlesque,
entertainment, refreshments massage? surprises!
December 4(Sun)-"Bad Movie Night" - At The Dark Room Theatre- Mission St.
betw 18th & 19th, S.F. -8PM Remember TV's Mystery Science Theatre? The show
where they ran those awful cheesy science fiction movies and had a bunch of
jokers seen in silhouette commenting on them all through the picture?
December 4 (1st Sun)- K'Vech- Sadie's Flying Elephant - 491 Potero, SF -
7:30PM - sign up
One kick ass open mic
Dec. 5- a walk & candlelight to commemorate Harvey Milk & Mayor George
Moscone -Harvey Milk Plaza, SF-6:30PM
DEC 6 - THE VOWEL MOVEMENT- STUDIO Z-1515 Folsom at 11th St., SF- 8PM
A BEATBOX SHOWCASE w/ Kid Beyond
December 7 -Re-tool & Grind- Eros Lounge -2051 Market, SF- 7-9PM
An FTM and friends open stage
December 7 -Coal Pitts Wash-Bottom of the Hill- 1233 17th St., SF-9pm- $8
with Horse of Course
December 9-French Toast-Hemlock Tavern -1131 Polk St, SF-9PM
w/ Yellow Press and Big Bend.
December 9- Queer Open Mic- 3 Dollar Cafe at LGBT Center - 1800 Market, SF-
December 10- Writers With Drinks- Make Out Room- 22nd Street & Mission, SF -
Dec. 10-Music For Squares- CD Release Party- 64 Funston in the Presidio, SF-
Music will start around 9pm It's free Food and nibbles provided.
Dec 10-Don't^(1) Stop-Get it, get it- The Center for Sex & Culture-398 11th
St., SF- 8pm - 1.30am- $20
A SEXY SINGLES PARTY for lesbians, dykes, women who love women, transfolk
who love women...
December 11-THE FESTIVAL OF THE FANS-Stork Club- 2330 Telegragh ave, Oakland
Sunday Afternoon BBQ & Live Music 12 great local bands & a tasty afternoon
Dec 12- QComedy - LGBT Community Center- 1800 Market St. , SF-7:30PM- $8-$15
guest host is Karen Ripley. Also appearing: Lisa Geduldig, Erin Souza, Kenny
Yun, Christine Parker, Erin Souza, Doug Holsclaw, James Berglund, Matt
Baetz, Nick Leonard, and Marti MacGibbon
Dec 13-The Perpetual Motion Roadshow - "Voodoo Fairy Tales" - Modern Times
Bookstore -888 Valencia St, SF-7:30pm
Dec 14-the RADAR reading -SF public library- 100 larkin st. -latino reading
room, SF -6pm sharp- free
series a showcase of emerging and underground literature and performance
with a side of cookie
December 15 - Holiday Soiree & Fundraiser-Center for Sex & Culture-398 11th
St., SF-6 - 9 pm
Dec. 15 - Popcorn Anti Theater -http://www.popcornantitheater.com-9 pm
Theater adventures on the road to no where - go to site for details
December 16- Women on the Way Benefit- Make Out Room, SF -7PM - 9:30PM-$5
eri Cain Rossi, Lori Selke, Sherilyn Connelly, Katrina James, Charlie
Anders, Shauna Rogan, Julia Serano, Gina de Vries, Angie Krass...
December 17- Women on the Way Benefit-Counter Point - 1310 Mission,
MC, Mina Liccione, Comedy Eat Cake Productions, Aerial dance Emily G. Park,
Aerial chanteuese Carolyn King
December 17-Transcendental Hayride - Peacock Lounge- Haight betw. Steiner
and Fillmore, S.F - 8pm
San Jose, LA & NEW YORK EVENTS:
San Jose - Pacific Art Collective -
HOT TIPS: (cool stuff from LA):
Old 97's - http://www.old97s.com
Rusty Eye- http://www.rustyeye.com/
Musician's Institute - http://www.mi.edu/
Jumbo's Clown Room- http://www.jumbos.com/
that has as a link - http://flufferstuff.com/
A funny from LadyMonster -
SUBMIT HERE: (Places to show your art)
1)You are invited to a free PRE-PRE PLAY PRODUCTION
PARTY for PORTRIATS FROM A GHETTOIZED POPULATION, a 3
act transexual/queer play by author Red Jordan
Arobateau. All people interested in being in this
play, actors, stage crew, directors, producers,
costume design, ect. Casting will be held in the
following week. Lets all get together at:
Dec 3 1-4pm Saturday
Center For Sex & Culture
398 11th street X Harrison
(across from DNA lounge)
Ring Bell outside.
2) Woman-Stirred* is having a free** poetry*** contest****!
* Woman-Stirred is an online literary salon
** No entry fee, open to everyone
*** Who has the best poem on the subject "mother"?
**** Winner gets poem published on Woman-Stirred, plus lots of prizes!
Click here for all the details
Please forward this announcement to anyone and everyone. Thanks!
COME VISIT WOMAN-STIRRED....
So you can visit our individual web sites....
So you can submit your stuff for a profile....
So you can get involved in the literary discussion by posting comments,
and hopefully stimulate yourself and us to more thought and better
So you can see our ads for our books when we all have them, and buy
our stuff, or hire us to write for you....
So young queer women writers can see role models to inspire them....
So that if you're isolated in an unfriendly place, you can see that you're
part of a greater community....
4)Monday February 6th @ 6pm and Tuesday February 7th @ 6pm
I will be holding auditions for the sex diaries.
here's the details.
Friday March 17th 10pm
Saturday March 18th 10pm
Friday March 24th 10pm
Saturday March 25th 10pm
Friday April 1st 10pm
Saturday April 2nd 10pm
Friday April 7th 10pm
Saturday April 8th 10pm
The show will consist of a variety of performances between 5-15 minutes
long. You don't have to commit to every weekend.
Stories, sketch comedy, spoken word, music, video, bizarre shit i can't even
imagine are all acceptable.
I am looking for the most creative inventive off the wall type of
performances. Please have your piece mostly worked out for auditions. You
will have the ability to use music, special lights, props, video.... you
tell me and i'll try to make it happen.
Auditions will be held at
The Dark Room Theatre
2263 Mission st
between 19th and 18th streets
between the pawn shop and the laundromat
415 517 3581
contact me directly with questions
Performances will be held at The Dark Room Theatre 10PM
XOXO - have a beautiful and creative day
Melinda, lilycat, Ms Kittywhore, Boom Boom
"Building community, helping good people, and promoting great art."
SOME OF THE MANY FOLKS THAT ARE SO HELPFUL TO ARTIST