First + 3rd Saturdays 8pm parties. private home on the East Side. No RSVP required, arrive/ leave as you wish. Out-of-towners welcome to stay the night. New-release feature films at 8:30pm, followed by requests from the large film library. See titles and reviews at the website. Separate areas for non-sexual, gay-themed films and hardcore sex films, where consensual safe sex is allowed.
April 28 - May 13, 2017 at The Bartell Theatre. Perfect Arrangement by Topher Payne. In Washington DC during the McCarthy era, two secretly gay State Department employees who have married each other’s partners in a carefully constructed cover, are tasked with identifying sexual deviants within their ranks. Eventually, the four must decide whether the lies are worth it.
May 5-7, 2017, FRI 7:30, SAT 2+8 pm, at Overture Hall. The US premiere of Charles Stanford’s Concert Piece for Organ and Orchestra, featuring Organist Nathan Laube, and Brahms' most profound choral work, A German Requiem. May 20th: A gourmet dinner and magnificent music; a celebration of the Overture Concert Organ with Principal Organist Samuel Hutchison and friends.
May 19, 2017, 10pm-2:30am at Five. Steve S and Quinntin in the Main Bar and Craig in the Rear. FIVE resident DJs playing all your weekend kickoff favorites/ Show at 10pm!.18 and Up welcome....NO COVER! Next: May 26th NOCHE MEXICANA w/ DJ Neff; June 17th - Miss Gay Capitol City WI USofA 2017 - starring Kendra Banx$ and Midori MB!; July 8-9th - The FIVE Pageant Weekend.
June 16 - July 1, 2017 at Bartell Theatre, 113 E Mifflin. This comic melodrama evokes the 1960’s thrillers Bette Davis and Joan Crawford starred in. A faded pop star, trapped in a bad marriage, kills her husband to be with her younger lover. Their daughter convinces their son to kill their mother to avenge her father’s death. Along the way secrets are revealed.
August 20, 2017, noon-5pm (times TBC), on State Street in the 500 and 600 blocks. Kickoff at 1pm, march to the Capitol Square, around the Square and end with a rally on the Capitol steps. See website for date confirmation and updates.
Mid-February, 2018 (TBC) at The Bartell. Nine days of performanes of short queer plays. Past year featured: A Life Enriching Community; Non-Refundable; A Lovely Little Life; Never Too Old; Lunch With “Friends”; Perfect 10; Rex Turns 50; Slow Dating; Fairy: Tale of Two Brothers Separate(d); Here or Back at My Place. See upcoming program: