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[sws_yellow_box box_size=”100″] Martina’s Broadway HORROR Cabaret [/sws_yellow_box]

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2 PERFORMANCES!!!
-October 30th @7pm
-HALLOWEEN Night @10pm (Costume Contest)

Martina and her ghouls are back for a frightful and fierce evening in tribute to the Great White Way! Martina’s Broadway Cabaret is in it’s 7th year so we are celebrating with a Halloween Bash!!! Come enjoy an evening of Broadway frights, and Halloween sights as Bat Boy, Martina (with the help of her Sister-Witches) vampires, zombies, and more icons sing, dance and entertain to the tune of Broadway’s biggest hits and most hideous flops.

CAST
Martina Marraccino
Seth Gabriel-Mayotte

Special Guest-Kristen Husby!

Red Austere
Riley McNutt
Jesse Frankson
Amanda Schnabel
Evan Boyce
Robbin Molnar
Emily Thorkildson
Christy Nix
Steve Ramirez
Linda Saetre
Tango Jacksson
Patience Fields
Erica Fields

Can our boyz band together to saver Regan from the Devil? Will Martina and Bat Boy end up together forever or will they fizzle out in a flame of passion? With music from The Addams Family, The Wiz, A Nightmare Before Christmas, Hocus Pocus, The Witches of Eastwick, Xanadu, Bat Boy and many more musical gems, the evening promises to be a night of fun, fright, and fabulous! Come dressed up on Halloween, you’ll win if you have the “Queerest Costume”!!!

[sws_blue_box box_size=”100″] Details
Date: Thursday, October 30 at 7pm, Friday, October 31 at 10pm
Location: Bryant Lake Bowl & Theater, 810 W Lake St, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55408
Admission: $14 door, $12 advance
For more information, visit Facebook [/sws_blue_box]

[sws_yellow_box box_size=”100″]Transfigurations–Transgressing Gender in the Bible[/sws_yellow_box]

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Peterson Toscano has shaken up Bible academics and received high praise for his ground-breaking, genre-bending, gender blending Bible scholarship. By unearthing the stories of gender-variant people in the Hebrew and Christian scriptures, Toscano’s one-person play deepens well-known (and lesser-known) Bible stories and presents an array of Bible characters with an array of genders.

[sws_blue_box box_size=”100″] Details
Date:Thursday, October 30 at 7pm
Location: Richfield United Methodist Church, 5835 Lyndale Ave S., Minneapolis, MN 55419
Admission: Free
For more information, visit PetersonToscano.com [/sws_blue_box]

[sws_yellow_box box_size=”100″]20% Theater presents Transfigurations–Transgressing Gender in the Bible[/sws_yellow_box]

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Created and Performed by Peterson Toscano

In his one-person play, “Transfigurations: Transgressing Gender in the Bible”, theatrical performance activist Peterson Toscano draws on inspiration from interviews with transgender and gender non-conforming individuals, and weaves their experiences into the stories of transgender and gender-variant people from the Hebrew and Christian scriptures. Hilarious and moving, Toscano’s one-person show deepens well-known (and lesser-known) Bible stories as he presents an array of characters with an array of genders.

Through his one-person comedies and lively lectures, Peterson Toscano has delighted audiences throughout North America, Europe, and Africa as he takes on social justice concerns. He has shaken up Bible academics and received high praise for his ground-breaking, genre-bending, gender-blending Bible scholarship. His plays and talks humorously explore the serious topics of LGBTQ issues, sexism, racism, violence, gender, and climate change.

TICKETS: Sliding Scale $5-$25, pay what you can in that range

SPACE IS LIMITED!

All tickets are WILL CALL and will be held at the box office at Living Table Church on 11/2 under your name for pick up starting at 6:15pm. Seating is general admission. No refunds.

If you wish to reserve and pay at the door instead of purchasing online, please email tickets@tctwentypercent.org – however please keep in mind that unpaid tickets not claimed/picked up by 6:45pm may be released to a waiting list.

[sws_blue_box box_size=”100″] Details
Date:Sunday, November 2 at 7pm
Location: Living Table United Church of Christ, Minneapolis
Admission: sliding scale $5-$25
For more information, visit 20% Theater Company [/sws_blue_box]

[sws_yellow_box box_size=”100″] The Big Gay Comedy Show! [/sws_yellow_box]

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“The Big Gay Comedy Show” hits the stage with an evening of OUTrageous comedy from the funniest gay and gay-friendly comics and performers on the scene today! We’re here! We’re funny! Get used to it! Do not miss this hilarious night of laughs featuring an A-List of comics, performers and storytellers that have performed in clubs and festivals in New York City, Las Vegas, Hollywood and beyond! Stand Up Comedy! Storytelling! Sketch Comedy!

Starring Jason Schommer, Courtney McClean, Zach Coulter, Jodie, Maruska, Jakey Emmert, Rebecca Jo Malmstrom, Chris Plakut, and more!

ONE NIGHT ONLY!

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Show at 7 PM
Doors at 6 PM

Bryant Lake Bowl
810 West Lake Street
Minneapolis, MN

Tickets: $10 General Admission or $8 General Admission with a Fringe Button
Purchase by phone: 612-825-8949
Online: www.bryantlakebowl.com
Or in person at the door

Wednesday, November 5, doors at 6, show at 7:00pm

[sws_blue_box box_size=”100″] Details
Date: Wednesday, November 5 at 7pm
Location: Bryant Lake Bowl & Theater, 810 W Lake St, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55408
Admission: $10
For more information, visit Facebook [/sws_blue_box]
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