Come join Gadfly Theatre for the 5th anniversary of our outstanding QUEERulous Cabaret! This is Gadfly’s annual fundraiser in order for us to continue to share Queer and feminist art with our audience and our communities. Our performers for the night consist of:
Lavender Panic Improv Troupe
Consisting of Denzel Belin, Sarah McPeck, and our own Jay Simmons
Mayda (Official Fan Page)
Mad. M. Moxie
Kate Kunkel Bailey
The show will take place at 7 pm on December 4th at Honey! We hope to see you all there in support of Gadfly and these amazing Queer Artists![sws_blue_box box_size=”100″] Details
Date: Friday, December 4 at 7:00pm
Location: honey mpls, 205 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414
Admission: $20 in advance via Brown Paper Tickets, $25 at the door
For more information, visit Facebook[/sws_blue_box] [sws_yellow_box box_size=”100″]Quatrefoil Library Used GLBT Book Sale! [/sws_yellow_box]
Thousands of used GLBT books will be for sale at very low prices. There will also be used DVDs, including GMEs, for sale. Come browse the books and check out the new library!
For more information visit: https://www.qlibrary.org/[sws_blue_box box_size=”100″] Details
Date: Saturday, December 5 at 11:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Quatrefoil Library, 1220 E Lake St, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55407
For more information, visit Facebook[/sws_blue_box] [sws_yellow_box box_size=”100″]MEAN GIRLS w/Trixie Mattel (RPDR S7) presented by Flip Phone and Palm Breeze [/sws_yellow_box]
Flip Phone, Palm Breeze and Union Resteraunt are proud to present:
MEAN GIRLS w/ Trixie Mattel (RuPaul Drag Race Season 7)
Featuring music from Hollywood’s mean girls: Taylor. Katy. Nicki.
That’s so fetch!
It’s not October 3rd or a Wednesday, but we are celebrating the legendary film Mean Girls.
Put on some pink and get ready for an exhilirating night as we dance the night away with Trixie Mattel (a fan favorite from RPDR S7)
Trxie’s flying in from Los Angeles to party with us for one night only.
TRIXIE MEET and GREET: Want to meet the queen made of plastic? Purchase a PALM BREEZE BEVERAGE and receive a ticket to meet and take a photo with Trixie. Arrive early, as there are limited tickets (meet and greet begins at 11.)
The Palm Breeze crew will be on hand to transport you to a tropical destination.
Is butter a carb? Maybe you’ll make out with a hot dog.
+ DJ Fancy Restraunt spins Taylor, Katy, and NIcki (Hollywood Mean Girls) and other favorites all night.
+ $10 cover (limited presale. cash ony, at the door), 21 +
+ REV ULTRA LOUNGE (Below Union Restaurant) 731 Hennepin Ave
+ A performance by the #MinnesotaNiceGirls B. Louise, Tina Gee, Dotti West, and Eric Fleckner
+ Come early to Meet Trixie Mattel!
This event is brought to you by PALM BREEZE[sws_blue_box box_size=”100″] Details
Date: Saturday, December 5 at 9:30pm
Location: Rev Ultra Lounge, 731 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403
Admission: Tickets via Event Brite
For more information, visit Facebook[/sws_blue_box] [sws_yellow_box box_size=”100″]Never Have I Ever Show featuring Immanuel Elliot and Jacob Thomas [/sws_yellow_box]
We’re back with more experimental fun! Join us as we welcome poet Jacob Thomas, and we see executive director of Gadfly Theatre entertain us with spoken word.
Doors at 6:30pm. Show at 7pm.
Date: Saturday, December 5 at 7:00pm
Location: Butter Bakery Cafe, 3700 Nicollet Ave S, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55409
For more information, visit Facebook[/sws_blue_box] [sws_yellow_box box_size=”100″]Male Model Paint Night [/sws_yellow_box]
Come to this special event with a HOT male art model! We will have an easy sample figure painting. No experience required! Just follow along while our Social Painting Instructor guides you step-by-step through the featured painting in about two hours. It is easier than you thought with our Paint Nite magic! The sample painting and the art model are coming soon!
We provide all of the painting supplies: a 16″x20″ canvas, acrylic paint, brushes, smock, music, and a good time with a HOT guy!
Come out early to enjoy some cocktails before we get started, just let them know you’re with Paint Nite. Secure your seats 15 minutes before the start time, especially if you are a part of a large group. Outside food and drink are not allowed – NO BYOB.
Events are for adults, 21+ only![sws_blue_box box_size=”100″] Details
Date: Sunday, December 6 at 7:00pm
Location: Wilde Roast Cafe, 65 Main St SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414
Admission: Tickets via Paint Nite.
For more information, visit Facebook[/sws_blue_box] [sws_yellow_box box_size=”100″]The Back Door-a queer art market [/sws_yellow_box]
What better way to shop for your everyone on your holiday list, than sippin on a mimosa? Come for brunch and stay for the art! We are turning the Lush dance party room into a queer bonanza! There will be a tarot reader to help guide you through the last part of 2015 and into the future, kinky/queer pottery for those who’ve been naughty and nice, queer/erotic zines and comics for your late night “reading”, ALL the silver and gold and diamonds-to show your love some love, badass T-shirts and patches, kinky embroidery, illustrations, paintings, and LEATHER!!
You’re not going to want to miss this, let’s support our amazing community by supporting local queer artists! while supporting our mimosa habits.
Date: Sunday, December 5 at 12pm
Location: LUSH, 990 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55413
For more information, visit Facebook[/sws_blue_box] [sws_yellow_box box_size=”100″]December 8 Discussion of Madeline Miller’s _Song of Achilles_ [/sws_yellow_box]
Created for North Country Gaylaxians
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December 8 Discussion of Madeline Miller’s _Song of Achilles_ Greece in the age of Heroes. Patroclus, an awkward young prince, has been exiled to the kingdom of Phthia. Here he is nobody, just another unwanted boy living in the shadow of King Peleus and his golden son, Achilles.
Achilles, “best of all the Greeks,” is everything Patroclus is not—strong, beautiful, the child of a goddess—and by all rights their paths should never cross. Yet one day, Achilles takes the shamed prince under his wing and soon their tentative connection gives way to a steadfast friendship. As they grow into young men skilled in the arts of war and medicine, their bond blossoms into something far deeper—despite the displeasure of Achilles’ mother Thetis, a cruel sea goddess with a hatred of mortals.
Fate is never far from the heels of Achilles. When word comes that Helen of Sparta has been kidnapped, the men of Greece are called upon to lay siege to Troy in her name. Seduced by the promise of a glorious destiny, Achilles joins their cause. Torn between love and fear for his friend, Patroclus follows Achilles into war, little knowing that the years that follow will test everything they have learned, everything they hold dear. And that, before he is ready, he will be forced to surrender his friend to the hands of Fate.
Profoundly moving and breathtakingly original, this rendering of the epic Trojan War is a dazzling feat of the imagination, a devastating love story, and an almighty battle between gods and kings, peace and glory, immortal fame and the human heart.[sws_blue_box box_size=”100″] Details
Date: Tuesday, December 8 at 7:00pm
Location: Quatrefoil Library, 1220 E Lake St, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55407
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