Monthly Monday 6:30pm screenings of LGBTQ-interest films at The Picture House at FACT. See their program at:
August 26 - September 1, 2020. The annual International Beatleweek Festival celebrates the music of the most famous pop group ever known. Bands from over 20 countries, fans from around the world, live gigs, exhibitions, memorabilia sales, guest speakers, video shows, sightseeing tours and a convention. See fb.
October 29 - November 8, 2020. The country's foremost LGBT art + cultural festival. A month of over 50 events, 100 LGBT+ artists; an eclectic program of new commissions, festival firsts, world premieres, many events in visual arts, theater, film, debate, dance, literature, live art. Past year included John Waters, Travis Alabanza, Scottee, and Jinkx Monsoon. Details TBA late August.
November 9-14, 2020, 7:30pm (+WED/SAT 2:30pm). It’s Baltimore, 1962 where Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart, is on a mission to follow her dreams and dance her way onto national TV. Tracy’s audition makes her a local star and soon she is using her new-found fame to fight for equality, bagging local heartthrob Link Larkin along the way!
Late February, 2021 (TBC). Past year featured artists included jazz collective Cykada, Netherlands innovators Tin Men and the Telephone, Indo-jazz innovator Sarathy Korwar, boisterous Belgian iconoclasts Blow 3.0, a concert of groove based music from Martin Archer's Anthropology Band. Closing performance by saxophonist Tony Kofi, focusing on work with the legendary Ornette Coleman.
Mid-July, 2021, a day in Sefton Park. An eclectic, cultural, captivating event that infuses the best local independent talent, w/ a resplendent mix of salivating street food, international tastes and robust workshops. See website for details: