Out On the Edge Queer theater festival
October 25 - November 15, 2009
This year's Out on the Edge Festival presents a HUGE host of special opportunities for YOU to be up close and personal with the most exciting, most thrilling, most vital queer artists performing NOW! How HUGE? 22 performances and 17 Festival Institute offerings featuring over 30 artists at 5 venues. How Special? No more than 100 people at a time will experience each of these fabulous shows. How Close? All the shows in the festival will be performed in specially created, intimate cabaret settings. How Personal? Well, if being one of a hundred isn't enough, engage directly with the artists, the art and your community at the many offerings of the Festival Institute. With tickets to this year's festival starting at just $15, come see new work from your favorite queer artist and then explore another show – or three! Sip a specialty drink from the bar and be dazzled when the lights go down. Festival Events JOEY ARIAS & SHERRY VINE SINsation TIM MILLER Lay of the Land ANNIE SPRINKLE & ELIZABETH STEPHENS Dirty Sex-Ecology or How to Make Love with the Earth LENELLE MOÏSE Womb-Words, Thirsting SLANTY EYED MAMA Birth of a nAsian COME AS YOU ARE: CELEBRATE QUEER SEX! Various Artists BENEFIT EVENT: KATE BORNSTEIN On Men, Women and the Rest of Us See our Festival Institute Events, too--workshops, tours of the Public Garden, post-show discussions, nibbles & networking and activities for kids aged 6-12.