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Theater WitTheater Wit

The Joffrey Ballet at Auditorium TheatreThe Joffrey Ballet at Auditorium Theatre

UP Comedy ClubUP Comedy Club

Bailiwick Chicago at the Steppenwolf GarageBailiwick Chicago at the Steppenwolf Garage

Porchlight Music Theatre at Stage 773Porchlight Music Theatre at Stage 773

Progress BarProgress Bar

Blue Man Group at Briar Street TheatreBlue Man Group at Briar Street Theatre

LiveWire Chicago at the Storefront TheaterLiveWire Chicago at the Storefront Theater

Clockwise TheatreClockwise Theatre

Theater Oobleck at Victory Gardens TheaterTheater Oobleck at Victory Gardens Theater

R Public HouseR Public House

Goodman Theatre in the Owen TheatreGoodman Theatre in the Owen Theatre

Northlight TheatreNorthlight Theatre

The House Theatre of Chicago at The Palmer HouseThe House Theatre of Chicago at The Palmer House

Big ChicksBig Chicks

Farraguts on ClarkFarraguts on Clark

Dance Chicago at the Athenaeum TheatreDance Chicago at the Athenaeum Theatre

Wang'sWang's

Two Pence Theatre Co at the Athenaeum TheatreTwo Pence Theatre Co at the Athenaeum Theatre

The House Theatre of Chicago at the Chopin TheatreThe House Theatre of Chicago at the Chopin Theatre



  TODAYS GAY & LESBIAN EVENTS

Thursday June 23rd

Film screening/gathering to remember Gloria Allen
6:00pm - 8:00pm

The late trans icon Gloria Allen (also known as Mama Gloria) will take place Thursday, June 23, 6-8 p.m., at the South Side Community Art Center, 3831 S. Michigan Ave. Luchina Fisher will screen her film, Mama Gloria, in addition to honoring the life and impact of Allen. Mama Gloria, Fisher's directorial debut, was nominated for a 2022 GLAAD Media Award. The film premiered at the Chicago International Film Festival and BFI Flare London; won numerous jury awards; and made its broadcast debut on the World channel and PBS. Allen-who founded and ran a charm school for homeless trans youth and was also the subject of the critically acclaimed play Charm-recently died at the age of 76. She was awarded the Living Legend Award by Janet Mock and Precious Brady-Davis at the 2014 Trans 100 Awards. To register, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/mama-gloria-in-her-honor-tickets-365904840227 .


Event Website

South Side Community Art Center, 3831 S. Michigan Ave.
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