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Monthly Archives: February 2015

A Call for Applications to NLGJA 2015 Scholarships

A Call for Applications to NLGJA 2015 Scholarships Two national scholarships are awarded annually to deserving students dedicated to fostering fair and accurate coverage of LGBT issues  For Immediate Release: February 24, 2015 Media Contact: Bach Polakowski Bach@nlgja.org or 202-588-9888 Washington, DC – The National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association today…

Springtime for Roller Derby in Madison!

Mad Rollin’ Dolls flat track roller derby rings in early spring in Madison with a double-header at the Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center on Saturday, March 21   Madison, Wis. – It’s springtime for the four home teams of the Mad Rollin’ Dolls roller derby league, even if…

Casting Call: Bravo’s new “Untying the Knot” series seeks same-sex duo

Casting: “Untying the Knot” on Bravo, which seeks to put a mature and responsible face on divorce. We (The House that Casting Built) are a gay-owned company and are particularly interested in always including diversity in our castings and really have our hearts set on finding an amazing LGBT couple who are…

Milwaukee LGBT Community Center announces new Executive Director

Milwaukee, WI – The Board of Directors of the Milwaukee LGBT Community Center is pleased to announce the selection of Karen Gotzler as the Center’s new Executive Director, effective immediately.  Gotzler will take the role after serving as Interim Executive Director since July. “Karen is well-known in Milwaukee, both for…

This Weekend: WI LGBT Leadership Conference

Register for the 2015 Wisconsin LGBT Leadership Conference and reserve your hotel room today! REGISTER TODAY! JUST ONE WEEK AWAY — February 20-22, 2015 is the 2015 Wisconsin LGBT Leadership Conference, at the Hyatt Regency in Milwaukee. Visithttp://wilgbtleadership.org for more information and to register today! Advance registration discounts end Tuesday, February…

University Theatre Presents Wisconsin Premiere of “Good Kids” in February

UW-Madison University Theatre presents a bold take on a timely subject with Naomi Iizuka’s Good Kids as part of the Big Ten New Play Initiative. “There’s what you believe…and then there’s what you know.” Everyone knows that something happened at the party – but they all believe something different about…

Milwaukee LGBT Community Center annual meeting and board candidates

2015 ANNUAL MEETING Thursday, March 5, 2015 6:00 PM MKE LGBT Community Room Dear Members and Friends of Milwaukee LGBT Community Center: The Annual Meeting of the Milwaukee LGBT Community Center will be Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 6:00 PM in the Community Room. Four positions are available on the…

Cardiac Arrest: A Musical Theatre Un-Valentine

CELEBRATE VALENTINE’S DAY MTM STYLE! February 12, 2015 at 7:30pm Lakeside St. Coffee House 402 W. Lakeside St. (Between Park St. and John Nolen Dr.) $10 Suggested Donation PAY WHAT YOU CAN! Wine, beer, coffee drinks and snacks available for purchase. No reservations required, but the venue is small, so…

StageQ, Inc., partners with the creators of Are We Delicious?

StageQ, Inc., partners with the creators Are We Delicious? to present Deliciously Queer, a show written and staged in a mere 7 days. Deliciously Queer will feature pieces inspired by two compelling subjects in the queer experience: Coming Out and Commitment. Who doesn’t have a coming out story or an…