Queerspace: Fresh Blood

QueerSpace is back with a group of BRAND NEW performers! No one in this upcoming show has performed at a Queerspace before.  Get ready for the best of Philly’s underground drag, singing, spoken word & performance art! This month will also include a runway portion for performers, hosted by the fashion assassin herself, Icon Ebony-Fierce!

Hosted by Samantha Genesis

Featuring:
Onyx Ondyx
Samya Abu-Orf
Rasta Boi Punany
Stella
Leo Gonzales
Petty Spaghetti
Eric Jaffe
Dalyla Mizani-Cristal
Paula Deen-White

Doors at 8, show at 8:30
No cover, door donations benefit the Attic Youth Center

$4 Mom’s Burgers & Mom’s Vegan Burgers from noon-midnight
$2 Narragansett Lager Tall Boys all day
Half off all drafts 5-7 & 10-11pm

Drunk Lion: Theatre Week

Drunk Lion follows an alcoholic Lion who spends his days drinking into oblivion in a cantina, until he meets Chris, a young foreigner learning how to speak Spanish. The unlikely pair forge an intoxicated bond over life, love, and alcohol.
“…imaginative, free-flowing story-telling of very high quality.”
– TV Bomb 

“…an excellent and thought-provoking show which makes a metaphor come alive.”
– Three Weeks

“…a potent success.”
– Broadway Baby

“…humorous as it is tragic, poignant as it is absurd…”
– New Orleans Defender

Presented as part of ‘Theatre Week‘ by Theater Philadelphia.

Written & performed by Chris Davis
Directed by Mary Tuomanen

Tickets: $15

$4 Hamburgers & Vegan Burgers from noon-midnight (try our Burger of the Month!)
$2 Narragansett Lager Tall Boys all day
Half off all drafts 5-7 & 10-11pm

You Can’t Fail: January group art variety show

Come check out You Can’t Fail, an evening of ALL NEW works including: visual art, photography, theatre, dance, performance art, comedy, story-telling, poetry, prose, sculpture, ballet, film, stand-up, ANY and ALL art will be presented!

PERFORMING ARTISTS
Alex Roberts, Loren McFalls, Bobby Trucksess, Matthew Rugsby
Britny Brooks
Andy Futuro
Christina Rosso
Simone Crew
Rachel O’Hanlon Rodriguez
Harlee Trautman & Mary-Carmen
Nate Holt
Val Dunn
Lora Bloom
Mykal Carter-Jackson
Alex Vogelsong
Tim Lynch
Benjamin Kunkle

VISUAL ARTISTS
Kate Seethaler
Bethanne Frazer
Jean Marie Tomlin
Kelly Kriegshauser
Qori Moorehaul

FREE Admission!
$4 Hamburgers & Vegan Burgers until midnight (try our Burger of the Month!)
$2 Narragansett Lager Tall Boys all day
Half off all drafts 5-7 & 10-11pm

Turn up the Trans*mission: December

Combining trans advocacy with live performance, Turn Up the Trans*mission is a variety show with no equal. Including burlesque, drag, live-singing, spoken word, and other performance styles, this varied collection of artists has a purpose. Community building and visibility are two main goals of the show, and as such, all proceeds of our show go directly to the performers.

December’s Line up:
Vyvyan
deadboy
Icon Ebony Fierce
Genome Kelly
Emilie Lemieux
Iguana B. Lyzard
Baked Pizza
Hadeel
Ron Binary

Trans*mission aims to create a space for trans identified performers to express their art without fear of prejudice, creating awareness while breaking down barriers of bigotry. Part of the Philadelphia LGBTQ Arts Initiative, who helps to create safe spaces for sharing and observing live performance art created by trans and/or gender non-conforming artists in Philadelphia.

Doors at 7pm, show starts at 8.
$4 Hamburgers & Vegan Burgers until midnight (try our Burger of the Month!)
$2 Narragansett Lager Tall Boys all day
Half off all drafts 5-7 & 10-11pm

You Can’t Fail: Autumn edition

An evening of new works including: visual art, photography, theater, dance, performance art, comedy, story-telling, poetry, prose, sculpture, ballet, film, stand-up, ANY and ALL art will be presented.

Featuring new works by:
Tenara Calem
Alexandra Tatarsky

Rachel O’Hanlon Rodriguez
Britny Brooks
Bethanne Frazer
Andy Futuro
Harlee Trautman & Marya-Captan
Walter Michael DeForest
Kay Bee & Val Dunn

Benjamin Kunkle
Stephanie Wesolosky
Simon the Cannibal
Jenna Strusowski 
Kevin Meehan 
Mykal Carter-Jackson
Phil Forrest
Tim Lynch
Alex Vogelsong
Christina Rosso
Neil Bardhan
Doug Williams
Maryan Captan
Becca Kahlil
Michael McJilton

Doors 7pm, Show starts at 8

You Can’t Fail: Summer Edition

The popular art series returns for a summer session!

An evening of new works including: painting, photography, theater, dance, performance art, comedy, story-telling, poetry, prose, sculpture, ballet, film, stand-up, etc.  ANY and ALL art will be presented at this event!

Featuring the artistic talents of:
Josh Millhouse
Harlee Trautman
Kelsey Stewart
Mykal Carter-Jackson
Andy Futuro
Jamie Fontaine
Nate Holt
Christina Rosso
Megan McDermott
Ben Levan
David Jacobi
David Victor Perez
Tasha Milkman
Amanda Jensen
Blaze the Cat

FREE FUN!
Doors 7pm
Show starts at 8pm

$4 Hamburgers & Vegan Burgers from noon-midnight
$2 Narragansett Lager Tall Boys all day
Half off all drafts 5-7 & 10-11pm

SoLow Fest launch party

This is the official launch party for the 8th annual SoLow Fest!  As a do-it yourself theatre festival, SoLow Fest is dedicated to new, experimental work focusing on solo performance with low-maintenance and low-stress.  This year it runs from June 15-25.

Preview some sneak peaks of the performances in the festival, then grab a cold beer and mingle with the performers.

7PM- Hangouts! Bring your postcards (or your buttons or your post-its) with info written on them, and lets all trade.
8PM- Show Sneak Peaks!—- previews of works that are in SoLow Fest!!
9PM-Hangouts continued- get to know each other, and get ready for another great festival!!

Featuring performances by:
Carlos Roa
Steve Gravelle
Jimmy Grezlak
Lilian Ransijn
Kennedy Candra
Jess Conda
Kyra Baker
Tiffany Bunch

$4 Hamburgers & Vegan Burgers until midnight (try our Burger of the Month!)
$2 Narragansett Lager Tall Boys all day
Half off all drafts 5-7 & 10-11pm

You Can’t Fail

ANY and ALL art will be presented at this second installment of You Can’t Fail.  First time performers to seasoned veterans are welcomed onto the stage to perform new works including: painting, photography, theater, dance, performance art, comedy, story-telling, poetry, prose, sculpture, ballet, film, stand-up…anything!

Featuring performance art by:
Nate Holt
Emma Goidel
Kilo Martin
Joe Trinkle
Michael Weigand
Eppchez
Jenna Strusowski
Carlos Roa
Celine McBride
Christina Rosso
Adam Rzepka
Josh Millhouse
Walter DeForest

Visual Art by:
Bethanne Frazer
Jean Marie-Tomlin
Amanda Jensen
Sky Semunuk

Hosted by:
Chris Davis

Doors at 7pm
Show at 8pm

$4 Hamburgers & Vegan Burgers until Midnight (Try our new Burger of the Month!)
$2 Narragansett Lager Tall Boys all day
Half off all drafts 10-11pm

You Can’t Fail

An evening of new works including: painting, photography, theater, dance, performance art, comedy, story-telling, poetry, prose, sculpture, ballet, film, stand-up, ANY and ALL art will be presented!  Whether you’ve performed before or not, ‘professional’ or ‘amateur’, YOU CAN’T FAIL!  Art presented at this event may be in-progress, a new idea, a favorite poem, a bedtime story, etc.

Scheduled performers will be presenting throughout the event.

Featuring the art of Kelly Campanile, Bobby McManus, Noah, and Steven Richard.