Dumpstas Players Drag Show: Prom Trash 2014!

Part of the 2014 Philly Queer Media series: he Dumpsta Players celebrate their 17th Annual stag, drag, come-as-you-were/are/is PROM TRASH 2014 at Bob and Barbara’s! We invite all to put on a prom dress, don a tux and compete with the gender-bending drag kings, queens, straight up females and males, faghags, pretty princesses and assorted other freaks! … Continue readingDumpstas Players Drag Show: Prom Trash 2014!

mónica enríquez-enríquez: Film Screening + Talk

Part of the 2013 Philly Queer Media series: Video artist Monica Enriquez-Enriquez will screen several of her multimedia works and discuss the ways queer communities of color and queer migrants navigate state violence, asylum, homelessness, and community activism while forging creative and collective movements for social justice. … Continue readingmónica enríquez-enríquez: Film Screening + Talk

Social Justice Media Making

Part of the 2013 Philly Queer Media series: Artist-activists, Aishah Shahidah Simmons and mónica enríquez-enríquez, will discuss their award- winning multimedia film and video work that has interrogated racialized sexuality, migration, violence, and the importance of media production for queer of color activism … Continue readingSocial Justice Media Making

Drag Activism: Performing the Queer Revolution

Part of the 2013 Philly Queer Media series: The Dumpsta Players, Icon Ebony Fierce, Charles Cohen, and the Liberty City Kings will discuss how activism is at play in their performances, and how drag cultures have been central to Philadelphia political and social movements. After the discussion, these fabulous artists will shimmy, seduce, and dazzle audiences with their gender-bending and revolutionary performances. … Continue readingDrag Activism: Performing the Queer Revolution