Archive for January, 2019
The winter version of Festive Fridays is happening at Club 200 (190 Garry Street) on Friday, February 1. This tends to be women ‘d’un certain age’ who gather for drinks and dinner starting at 4:30 p.m.
Here’s the note that Kelly Black sent out:
What a great turnout we had in January…over 30 people!
Great food, happy hour prices, wonderful entertainment, meat draws. Come on down and meet some old and new friends. You just never know who is going to show up.
See you then.
Queer writer Laurel Johanson is releasing her debut novel, a lesbian space opera called All Things Mortal. The launch will take place at the Travel Alcove in McNally Robinson Booksellers Grant Park on Friday, Feb. 22 (7:30 to 8:00 p.m.). All are welcome to come to celebrate with the author!
Event is wheelchair-accessible.
Saravati is proud to present its annual event to celebrate International Women’s Week.
This year’s theme is Here I Am. They will feature an array of stories about embracing identity with pride and coming into one’s own.
Monologues from playwrights across Canada, as well as performance pieces, will be featured in shows at various locations throughout the community and our two public performances.
March 9th shows at 4 and 8 p.m. at the Asper Theatre. More details to follow closer to the date but here’s the website in the meantime: http://sarasvati.ca/season/iww-2019-cabaret-of-monologues/
Shawna and Lorri are performing a “part planetarium show and part rumination” on Alice in Wonderland at the Gas Station Theatre (445 River) at 7 p.m. on Sunday, February 3.
Most of you will know Shawna and Lorri as “The Lesbian Rangers” or from “We’re Talking Vulva” (http://www.shawnadempseyandlorrimillan.net), so you know you’re in for an amazing show!
Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-local-sky-tonight-a-shawna-dempsey-lorri-millan-performance-tickets-54545113904?fbclid=IwAR2ygGMBMIxt6wdXXsVPbziyelkpHP9_Isg2axBIQuSUzmYLF9k3n1GVCZk
Click on “donation” to pay the suggested $10 (or whatever you can manage) for your ticket. If you are getting multiple tickets you’ll need to repeat the “donation” process for each person.
Hope to see you there for the Winnipeg debut of this show!
Just a quick reminder about the Many Friends Concert coming up next Saturday. If you’d like to join the group going to Buccacino’s before the concert, please email firstname.lastname@example.org before Wednesday.
Rainbow Harmony Project is presenting Many Friends on Saturday, January 26. Some of the LACE gals will be going for dinner beforehand. If you’d like to join the group, email email@example.com.
- CONCERT – 7:30PM
- CRESCENT FORT ROUGE UNITED CHURCH
- 525 WARSAW AVE.
Along with the choir, there will be:
- Spoken Word Poet Janine Brown
- Red Sisterhood Singers – Artistic Director: Sara Clefstad
- Representative from Two-Spirited People of Manitoba Inc. (pre-concert talk at 7:15pm)
Tickets are $15 ahead of time and $20 at the door. They can be purchased at https://www.rainbowharmonyproject.ca/concerts-1/.