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Performance Space New York Presents a Public Reading of a 1984 Conversation Between J Photo Performance Space New York Presents a Public Reading of a 1984 Conversation Between James Baldwin and Audre Lorde
by Stephi Wild - Jan 13, 2023

Performance Space New York presents a special First Mondays event: a reading of a never-published-in-full, rousing conversation between Audre Lorde and James Baldwin, edited for the occasion by acclaimed poet, essayist, playwright, and MacArthur Fellow Claudia Rankine.

Performance Space New York Announces Spring 2023 Season of its HEALING SERIES Photo Performance Space New York Announces Spring 2023 Season of its HEALING SERIES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2022

Performance Space New York has announced the Spring 2023 season of its Healing Series, the second part of its year-long reflection on the political potency of healing and the role performance plays in it, in the midst of what feels like a momentous shift in art-making to foreground modes and practices of care.

Billy Porter, Neil Patrick Harris, Anderson Cooper & More Named to Marquis Who's GBTQ Photo Billy Porter, Neil Patrick Harris, Anderson Cooper & More Named to Marquis Who's GBTQ+ Catalysts for Change Maker's List
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2021

Marquis Who's Who has announced the honorees for its June Maker’s List, featuring figures from the LGBTQ+ community as catalysts for change in recognition of Pride Month. Each month, the Marquis Maker’s List highlights both renowned and lesser-known individuals, who have proved to be remarkable and pioneering in their fields of endeavor.

Rosie O'Donnell, Lea DeLaria & More to Headline LPAC Comedy Benefit LEVITY AND JUSTICE FOR ALL
by Tyler Peterson - May 6, 2016

Rosie O'Donnell, Lea DeLaria, Kate Clinton, Billie Jean King, Cameron Esposito, and special musical guest BETTY are headlining Levity & Justice for All on June 16th in New York City

Urvashi Vaid Sets Chicago Appearance for 4/3
by Kelsey Denette - Feb 21, 2013

Longtime LGBT rights advocate Urvashi Vaid will be in Chicago Wed., April 3 for a free event at the Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted. She will discuss and sign copies of her new book, Irresistible Revolution: Confronting Race, Class, and the Assumptions of LGBT Politics. This is her only public program in Chicago.

Smashing History: 150 Years of LGBTIQA Vassar Held 11/3-5
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2011

'Smashing History: 150 Years of LGBTIQA Vassar,' a three-day conference that celebrates the accomplishments of prominent Vassar alumnae/i who have distinguished themselves in service to LGBTIQA communities and seeks to inspire participants to take action for the future, will be held from Thursday, November 3, through Saturday, November 5. The conference will feature panels, lectures, workshops, exhibits, and performances.

Smashing History: 150 Years of LGBTIQA Vassar Held 11/3-5
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2011

'Smashing History: 150 Years of LGBTIQA Vassar,' a three-day conference that celebrates the accomplishments of prominent Vassar alumnae/i who have distinguished themselves in service to LGBTIQA communities and seeks to inspire participants to take action for the future, will be held from Thursday, November 3, through Saturday, November 5. The conference will feature panels, lectures, workshops, exhibits, and performances.

Smashing History: 150 Years of LGBTIQA Vassar Held 11/3-5
by Kelsey Denette - Oct 19, 2011

'Smashing History: 150 Years of LGBTIQA Vassar,' a three-day conference that celebrates the accomplishments of prominent Vassar alumnae/i who have distinguished themselves in service to LGBTIQA communities and seeks to inspire participants to take action for the future, will be held from Thursday, November 3, through Saturday, November 5. The conference will feature panels, lectures, workshops, exhibits, and performances.

Photo Coverage: 2011 Drama Critics Circle Awards
by Monica Simoes - May 17, 2011

Yesterday evening, May 16, The New York Drama Critics' Circle presented their 2011 Drama Critics Circle Awards at Angus McIndoe Restaurant in Times Square. The 2011 recipients are Best Play: Good People, by David Lindsay-Abaire; Best Foreign Play: Jerusalem, by Jez Butterworth; Best Musical: The Book of Mormon, by Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez; Special Citations: The Broadway revival of The Normal Heart; Mark Rylance for La BĂȘte and Jerusalem; and the direction, design and puppetry of War Horse.

Photo Coverage: The Stars Come Out for NEXT FALL VIP Performance!
by Walter McBride - Mar 11, 2010

NEXT FALL, will open the critically acclaimed original cast tonight, March 11, 2010 at the Helen Hayes Theatre on Broadway. On March 10th, BroadwayWorld.com was on hand to capture the stars attending the final preview celebration!