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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)

August 27-Celebrate the Life of John P. Filgas -Christmas in July-The
African American Arts & Cultural Complex Hall of Culture -3rd Floor 762
Fulton Street, SF-5:30 - 7:30PM

This will be a memorial for a wonderful man.


I have been stage managing "Sketchy at Best" - great show and working on
organizing events and workshops, and hanging out with friends.

More about my week at:
SF EVENTS: now- September 11-more at


August 6 - September 27-Divas of San Francisc- Diversity Center -1117 Soquel
Avenue, Santa Cruz
Portraits of Transsexual Women by David Steinberg
Opening Reception: Sunday, August 6, 2006, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

July 12- October 1- SF Mime Troupe's "GodFellows"

August 24 - September 12-WM3 Exhibit: SKELETON KEY - Space Gallery -1141
Polk St., SF-7PM There will be live entertainment on Fri/Sat nights for this
month long exhibit-
August 25-Will Franken (comedian) Lady Monster (spoken word)  Jennifer
Blowdryer (spoken word)
September 1- I will read

August 24- Open freestyle jam-The House of Stormz:: 1439 105th Ave, Oakland-
Live interpretive music for the poets and the soul Open freestyle jam after
the poetry

August 24-"Twang Sundays"- Thee Parkside-1600 17th St., SF-4PM-FREE

August 24-(Sun)-"Bad Movie Night" - 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?

August 24 - 27 (Thurs-Sat)-Love, Sex, Death-The New Conservatory Theatre
Center, SF-8PM
presents Annie Sprinkle and Elizabeth M. Stephens in Love, Sex, Death and
Art, a new multi-media performance-art- theater-event

August 24- Sept 3 (thurs -Sat)-Debbie Does Dallas: The Musical-Eureka
Theatre -215 Jackson St., SF - 8pm & 10:30pm - Sundays -3PM

August 24 - 27(th, Fri, Sat) -Love Art Laboratory-New Conservatory- 25 Van
Ness Ave, SF- 8 pm
What happens when ex-porn star, sexologist and performance artist Annie
Sprinkle falls madly in love with experimental artist, professor and sexy
dyke playboy Elizabeth Stephens?

August 24(thurs) - Shorts Program-Henry Miller Library Highway One, Big

August 24-RADAR Love-Varnish Fine Art -Natoma between 1st & 2nd, SF- 8PM-$6
a nite of music and literature to benefit Carole & Mitzi, aka Beth Lisick
and Tara Jepsen, who are shooting a follow-up to their smash short film,
Diving for Pearls. ::with Joan Jett Blakk Fear of the Outdoors Kaui Hart
Hemmings Zoey Kroll Luna Maia Michelle Richmond Shauna Rogan Sara Seinberg
Chelsea Star Horehound Stillpoint with a special appearance by Mitzi & Carol
and a special screening of Diving for Pearls hosted by michelle tea

August 24-(every thurs)-Tourettes--METRO- 201 Broadway, Oakland-8PM - $7

August 25 & 26-Poetry Reading with LadyMonster- Space Gallery- 1141 Polk
Street, SF-7 & 10pm
Donation Skeleton Key: A West Memphis Three art exhibit/benefit

August 25- Comedy Showcase! w/ Danny Dechi-Spud's Pizza- 3290 Adeline
Street, Berkeley- 8PM- $7

August 25-Voices Of Activism: Crawford-Temescal Creek Co-Housing-, 322 45th
St, Oakland -7:30pm
Evenings of Documentary Theatre, Storytelling and Dialogue Created &
Directed by John Warren ,

August 25- Bands That Rock at Popscene- 330 Ritch St., SF-8 P.M
MayPole, Coho, Kaura, Wickenshire, Caroline and Dj Fabbri spins inbetween
the bands

August 25- The Bad Hand record release party - The Peacock Lounge- 552
Haight St. SF -10pm-$5

August 25- Yes Go- Kimo's, SF- 9PM

Merritt @ Lake Merritt pillars, Oakland- Gather at 11 am
CALLING ALL SISTAHS ON CYCLES! Rev up your Harley- Snow Park's Sistah
Village -Harrison St.@ 19th St. downtown. Oakland- 1-6 pm.
London Square, Oakland 10p-2a- $15

August 26 (Sat)-Dirty Little Secret-Empire Plush Room's, SF-11PM-$25
Part Camp, Part Burlesque, All Vaudeville baby!

August 26 - 27-RUMI'S AUGUST SHOWS- CSC- 398 11th, SF- $5
August 26- 2-5 pm: Full Cry spoken word with Sweet Pam Tent, Kirk Read,
Carol Queen, La John Joseph, August 26- 7-10 pm: Vice and Consent with
director Howard Scott Warshaw and special guests
August 27- 7-10: Closing Night! An evening of special guests and surprises.

August 26- Summer Concert Series -Cedar Center Shopping- Center Highway 4.
w/ Groovy Judy Band

August 26-The Monster Show- Harvey's Bar - 500 Castro St., SF- 11:30pm - $6
Co-Host Heklina Killer Drag Show: dj MC2 COOKIE DOUGH, HEKLINA, ANNA CONDA,
FLINTSTONE, ETHEL MERMAN, LANDA LAKES ............................

August 27-Celebrate the Life of John P. Filgas -Christmas in July-The
African American Arts & Cultural Complex Hall of Culture -3rd Floor 762
Fulton Street, SF-5:30 - 7:30PM
The San Francisco Improv Alliance, C.A.F.E./Off-Market The Darkroom Theater
and BATS IMPROV's Laughing Stock program celebrates the life of John P.
Filgas in Memoriam. Join us Sunday th for performances, video, and
monologues (some even improvised) on the wonderful, fabulous life of Mr.
John Filgas. Enjoy food, drinks and Christmastime time celebrations

August 29- People in Plazas Concert Series -Boedekker Park Jones and Eddy
St., SF- Noon - 1pm
Groovy Judy Flower power funk-rock with a positive groove! "

August 29- Bay Area Stand-Up Comedy!- Canvas Gallery-1200 9th Avenue,
SF-7:30 PM

August 29- Next Slam-El Rio- 3158 Mission St., SF-7:30pm sign-up- $5

August 29- ( tuesday night)-Poetry & Jazz Jam- Club Deluxe -1511 Haight
Street, SF-8:30- 11:30pm

August 29- ( tuesday night)- Soul Fo' Real- Club 6 -60 Sixth Street, SF-
Music and open mic

August 29-The Big Ugly Review -Release Party- Varnish Gallery-77 Natoma,
SF-6-9 p.m.
Readings by Colleen Morton Busch, Heather McDonald, Alethea Hannemann,
Aneesha Capur, Susanna Kittredge and Anne Trumbore; films by Lev, Scott
Prendergast and Amy Harrison; music by John Speck and the Bacon Bits.

August 29- RE/Search presents Jean Jacquas Perrey concert -Recombinant Media
Labs-. 763 Brannan, SF -7:30pm
Hardcore Jean Jacques Perrey fans are urged to fly in for this ultra-rare
concert by the 77-year-old musique concrete genius, who has been absent from
the stage for over three decades

August 29-Live sketching/art making by local artists -111 Minna Gallery-111
Minna St., SF-6pm

August 30-Voices Of Activism: Crawford- La Pena Cultural Center-3105
Shattuck Ave, Berkeley-7:30pm
August 30-(wednes)-BERZERKELEY SLAM -Starry Plough- 3101 Shattuck.
Berkeley-8:30-11pm. $7

August 30-(wednes)- Open Mic- Canvas Gallery - 9th Ave & Lincoln, SF -

August 30-(wednesdays)- Laugh Dammit! - SF Comedy Club -50 Mason, SF- 8PM-
hosted by Mike Spiegelman

August 39 - The Howard Stone Comedy -Sea Me Restaurant -856 San Pablo Ave,
Albany- 8PM
with the Danny Dechi Orchestra! Always a different show! Always lots of

August 31 -NEPTUNE, Boston's Scrap Metal Band-The Hemlock Tavern, SF

August 31-Voices Of Activism: Crawford- Tam High School's Ruby Scott
Theatre- 700 Miller Ave, Mill Valley-7:30pm

August 31-Rachel Efron Ensemble - Argus Lounge -3187 Mission Street,
SF-9pm-: $5

September 1-The Icarus Project Benefit-El Rio, SF-8PM
Drag Queens, Drag Kings, Faux Queens, Faux Kings, Spoken Word, Dance,
Burlesque, Small Acoustic p

Sept 1 & 3-"Sunset Poetry By The Sea" -Northpoint Coffee House-1250
Bridgeway, Sausalito-6:30 pm
Hosted by Pablo Rosales & CeCe Carnes

September 2-Rachel Efron Ensemble - Anna's Jazz Island -2120 Allston Way,
Berkeley -8& 10pm- $10

September 3- KVech- Sadie's Flying Elephant- 491 Portero, SF- 7:30PM -
A kick ass open Mic

September 4 (1st Monday)- Open reading - Pegasus Books- 2349 Shattuck Ave,

September 5- "Works In Progress" Women's Open Mic-Montclair Women's Cultural
Center-1650 Mountain Blvd., Oakland--7:30 - 10 PM- $5

September 6-17-SF FRINGE FESTIVAL -

September 7-16- Artist & Musician Expo-
A series of workshops and performances

September 7 ? Event Planning 101-Elbo Room ? 647 Valencia Street, SF- 6-9PM
- from dream to day of Not only will you get to hear a lot of tips, and
stories; but you can get advice on your upcoming events SPEAKERS: DJ
PussPuss and Melinda Adams

September 8 ?Pirate radio?^(3)Get your Airwave Booty^(2)-Edinburgh Castle ?
950 Geary St., SF- 6-9PM? the how to of running your own low frequency
station This workshop will cover the technology, the FCC, the freedom of
speech, and in and out of running an independent ?low frequency station
SPEAKERS: DJ Monkey of PirateCat Radio with Drinks with Tony moderating

September 9 & 10-Zine Fest-CELLspace -2050 Bryant St, SF- 11AM-6PM

September 9 - screening of ^(3)Punk Like Me^(2)? Dark Room ? 2263 Mission
Street. SF- 2-5PM
Get a burrito from one of the many fine Mission restaurants and come see a-
a documentary about finally getting off your ass and making your teenage
dreams come true. And get asisteance in making your own dreams come true.
Film info at:

September 9 - Doug Ferrari one man show! -Bazaar Café -5927 California
Street, SF- 8PM
See Doug's life dramatized in: Comedy, Drama, Music, and Stand-up

September 9-Godspeed Circus & BBQ- El Rio- 3158 Mission Street, SF-3 -8pm-

September 9 -Maven: Urban Design + Craft Fair -1700 Dwight Way ,
Berkeley-12pm - 5pm an indie boutique style craft fair featuring the Bay
Area's most exquisitely skilled and ultra crafty artisans!

September 9-sex drugs and rock n roll! - Shotwell Studios- 19th St. &
Shotwell, SF-9:30 pm-$3-$5
readings: raina bird,. tony dushane, tina butcher, lilycat, carmelo valone
AND burlesque!- solid golddigger

September 11- Making a Demo Tape workshop-Sadie^(1)s Flying Elephant ? 491
Potero, SF-5:45-7PM
How to get the first recording of your sound down SPEAKERS: Killian
MacGeraghty of the Gun & Doll Show, Jesse Townley of Alternative Tentacles,
Recording artist- Charlotte Summer, and Recording engineer -Jim Fourniadis

September 11-Progressive Reading Series - The Make Out Room - 3225 22nd
Street, SF - 7pm-$10
Hosted by Stephen Elliott - readers: Joyce Maynard, Geoffrey Nunberg, Tom
Barbash, and Caroline Paul
LA Shows

 Regulay film showcase- 7 DUDLEY CINEMA shows the following films at SPONTO
Gallery, 7 Dudley Ave, Venice, 310-306-7330, free admission, 8:00pm, Come early - seating is limited & 7pm


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Footloose Presents:  Seventh Annual Women on the Way Festival seeks
soloists & groups from any discipline with original, completed work
30-50 minutes in length. Circus and aerial artists encouraged to apply for
opening weekend Circus Exquisitus production.  Performances January 11-28,
2007 at Dance Mission.  Some pay.  Video of recent work and/or scripts
preferred; auditions by appointment with Mary Alice Fry, Artistic Director.
Request application at
<>  or
write to Footloose, P.O. Box 885393 San Francisco, CA 94188. Info: (415)
920-2223; Fax: (415) 920-2224. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS SEPTEMBER 20.

* PLEASE NOTE: we are looking for both male and female circus acts for a
full-length theatrical circus production that will kick off the festival



XOXO - have a beautiful and creative day
   Melinda, lilycat, Ms Kittywhore, Boom Boom
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