June 24 @ 9:00 pm| $25 in advance and $30 day of
For this year’s event, Will Sheridan, a Brooklyn-based new-wave-hip-hop artist, will serve as emcee, introducing artists throughout the night. Performances in the Fishman Space feature electronic music artist Madame Ghandi, Xavier, Shea Diamond, ALONE, Heather Litteer, Sue Elise Peebles feat. People With Teeth, and performance artist “high-femme troublemaker” Heather Acs with female-to-female drag performer Sequinette. In the Hillman Studio there will be an eclectic mix of performances by Aye Nako, a queer punk band, A.A. Garcia/The Red Lines Theater Company,Zullo/RawMovement, Malcolm-x Bettsand, and Nicholas Gorman. The downstairs lobby will feature video screenings by I’m from Driftwood, a LGBT storytelling and story sharing initiative, and an exhibit curated by Ricardo Osmondo Francis, featuring the following artists: Gabrielle Royal, Lovie Olivia, Mark Vinsun, Michael Wilson, Seth Ruggles Hiler, Ricardo Osmondo Francis, Edwin Gonzalez-Ojeda, David Rios Ferreira, and La Buruquena. DJ Lexi spins in the Fishman Space after the performances while Xanadude, with DJs Sean B, Deputy and Gant Johnson, keep the party going on the roof with classic disco and house dance tunes all night. Cash bars will be located throughout the building.