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Porsha Olayiwola’s “Black & Ugly as Ever”

Type: Performance This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Presented as part of the first Black Arts Festival, “Black & Ugly as Ever” is a one-person choreopoem starring Porsha Olayiwola. The piece explores what it means to move through reality as a…

Black History Month Open House Celebration

Type: * Informational * Music * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join us for the 2019 Black History Month Celebration at the Society headquarters. During this special open house, see African-American archival and museum collections on display, hear Spoken…

Gender Fest

Type: * Music * Performance * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community A variety show in celebration of all genders, particularly trans, non binary and GNC folx, in the realm of music and art. 6-10PM |…

Latino Art Fair 2018

Type: * Art Exhibit * Performance * Music * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The annual Latino Art Fair, organized and sponsored by the Latino Chamber of Commerce of Dane County in partnership with Overture Center for the Arts,…

Proud Theater’s “Step It Up!”

Type: Theater This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community May 24 & 25, 2018 – 7:30pm; May 26, 2018 – 2:30pm & 7:30pm The Diane Ballweg Theatre, Edgewood College 1000 Edgewood College Drive, Visual and Theatre Arts Center,…

Proud Theater’s “Step It Up!”

Type: Theater This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community May 24 & 25, 2018 – 7:30pm; May 26, 2018 – 2:30pm & 7:30pm The Diane Ballweg Theatre, Edgewood College 1000 Edgewood College Drive, Visual and Theatre Arts Center,…

Proud Theater’s “Step It Up!”

Type: Theater This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community May 24 & 25, 2018 – 7:30pm; May 26, 2018 – 2:30pm & 7:30pm The Diane Ballweg Theatre, Edgewood College 1000 Edgewood College Drive, Visual and Theatre Arts Center,…

Andrea Gibson

Type: Performance This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Website – http://www.andreagibson.org/ Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/AndreaGibsonPoetry/ Instagram – http://www.instagram.com/andrewgibby/ Twitter – http://twitter.com/andreagibsonn Tumblr – http://www.andrewgibby.tumblr.com/ “Do you want to hear the best story you’ve ever heard in your life?” Andrea Gibson asks into…

InDIGenous Jazz Series: Johannes Wallmann – Love Wins

Type: Performance This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Dr. Johannes Wallmann is the Director of Jazz Studies and Associate Professor of Music at UW-Madison’s Mead Witter School of Music. Before his arrival at UW, he led jazz studies at California State…

Proud Theater’s “Fearlessly Queer”

Type: * Performance Art * Theater This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Art & Soul Innovations, in collaboration with Stage Q, presents ‘Proud Theater: Fearlessly Queer’ – an exciting evening of theater, music, spoken word, poetry and…

Proud Theater’s “Fearlessly Queer”

Type: * Performance Art * Theater This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Art & Soul Innovations, in collaboration with Stage Q, presents ‘Proud Theater: Fearlessly Queer’ – an exciting evening of theater, music, spoken word, poetry and…

Proud Theater’s “Fearlessly Queer”

Type: * Performance Art * Theater This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Art & Soul Innovations, in collaboration with Stage Q, presents ‘Proud Theater: Fearlessly Queer’ – an exciting evening of theater, music, spoken word, poetry and…

Teen Pride Arts 2017

Type: * Art Exhibit * Performance * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Teen Pride Arts is back, save the date! LGBTQ teens and allies from around the city and state will converge in Madison on…

Passing the Mic: Hip Hop Education in the Classroom and Beyond

Type: * Festival * Lecture * Music * Performance Art * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community   MADISON, WI – The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s award-winning Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI), home of the First Wave Scholarship program, partners…

UW-Madison’s Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI) hosts its Annual Passing the Mic “Hip Hop Education in the Classroom and Beyond” from October 20-22

MADISON, WI – The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s award-winning Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI), home of the First Wave Scholarship program, partners with the Wisconsin Book Festival to present the 12th Annual Passing the Mic (PTM) Festival. This year the theme of the festival is “Hip Hop Education in the…

Proud Theater Milwaukee presents: Gay-ly Forward’

Type: Theater This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community WHAT: Proud Theater Milwaukee Presents: ‘Gay-ly Forward’ DATES: August 6, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.; August 7, 2016 – 2 p.m. Matinee WHERE: Milwaukee LGBT Community Center – 1110 North…

Proud Theater Milwaukee Presents: ‘Gay-ly Forward’

Type: Theater This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community WHAT: Proud Theater Milwaukee Presents: ‘Gay-ly Forward’ DATES: August 6, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.; August 7, 2016 – 2 p.m. Matinee WHERE: Milwaukee LGBT Community Center – 1110 North…

Artists to “Perform the Word” at 10th Annual Line Breaks March 11-13

MADISON, Wis. — This year marks a decade for the Line Breaks Festival, the largest Hip Hop theater festival in the Midwest, which will be presented by the University of Wisconsin-Madison Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI) at the Overture Center for the Arts, March 11-13.   “PERFORM THE WORD:…

Passing the Mic Hip Hop Arts Festival

Type: * Festival * Music * Performance * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI) within the Division of Diversity, Equity, and Educational Achievement, along with the Department of Afro- American Studies, the Wisconsin Book Festival, the Arts Institute,…

The Office of Multicultural Initiatives Celebrates Its Tenth Anniversary with Passing the Mic, The Eleventh Annual Hip Hop Arts Festival on October 22-24, 2015

MADISON, WI — The Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI) within the Division of Diversity, Equity, and Educational Achievement, along with the Department of Afro- American Studies, the Wisconsin Book Festival, the Arts Institute, 100state, and Pathways to Excellence, present the eleventh annual Passing the Mic, a Hip Hop Arts…