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Chemically Imbalanced ComedyChemically Imbalanced Comedy

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Oracle Productions at Oracle TheatreOracle Productions at Oracle Theatre

Zeller InnZeller Inn

Laugh FactoryLaugh Factory

Merle Reskin Theatre DePaul UniversityMerle Reskin Theatre DePaul University

Joie De VineJoie De Vine

Greenhouse Theater CenterGreenhouse Theater Center

Royal George TheatreRoyal George Theatre

Roscoe'sRoscoe's

Rivendell Theatre EnsembleRivendell Theatre Ensemble

Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower PlaceBroadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place

Wang'sWang's

Progress BarProgress Bar

MCA Stage at the Edlis Neeson TheatreMCA Stage at the Edlis Neeson Theatre

The pH Comedy TheaterThe pH Comedy Theater

Shattered Globe Theatre at Stage 773Shattered Globe Theatre at Stage 773

Raven TheatreRaven Theatre

Goodman Theatre in the Owen TheatreGoodman Theatre in the Owen Theatre



  UPCOMING GAY & LESBIAN EVENTS
Thursday, Apr 22
Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre 2021 Season Kickoff - co-presented with Epiphany Arts Center, Livestream with limited in-person seating (up to 50 tickets available)  7:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Epiphany Arts Center, 201 S. Ashland Ave. and online  https://www.cerquarivera.org/schedule



Friday, Apr 23
Showtunes Friday and RuPaul Drag Race viewing party Showtunes 3-7, RuPaul 7-9 p.m.  3:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Sidetrack  3349 N Halsted St Chicago  http://www.sidetrackchicago.com


Monday, Apr 26
Howard Brown Zoom/telephone Exercise Class Zoom/telephone Exercise Class for health and balance for LGBTQ seniors. Mondays Contact Colton Manusky, the class instructor at colton.manusky@northwestern.edu with any questions  2:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Zoom  http://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=uXgJ5w3m20KCRaGIM-KWLWbI-ZumIzZPg3FBsbUNVRxUNEJPT0ZHSEFBSjVaSkhXNVAzQjFSRjlLNS4u


Friday, Apr 30
Showtunes Friday and RuPaul Drag Race viewing party Showtunes 3-7, RuPaul 7-9 p.m.  3:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Sidetrack  3349 N Halsted St Chicago  http://www.sidetrackchicago.com


Monday, May 3
Howard Brown Zoom/telephone Exercise Class Zoom/telephone Exercise Class for health and balance for LGBTQ seniors. Mondays Contact Colton Manusky, the class instructor at colton.manusky@northwestern.edu with any questions  2:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Zoom  http://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=uXgJ5w3m20KCRaGIM-KWLWbI-ZumIzZPg3FBsbUNVRxUNEJPT0ZHSEFBSjVaSkhXNVAzQjFSRjlLNS4u



Thursday, May 6
Center on Halsted Human First UnGala Recognizing cultural artist Sam Kirk, land development, sculpture and performance artist Theaster Gates, artist, writer, and producer Jane M. Saks.  5:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://www.centeronhalsted.org/hf/honorees.html


Friday, May 7
Showtunes Friday and RuPaul Drag Race viewing party Showtunes 3-7, RuPaul 7-9 p.m.  3:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Sidetrack  3349 N Halsted St Chicago  http://www.sidetrackchicago.com


Monday, May 10
Howard Brown Zoom/telephone Exercise Class Zoom/telephone Exercise Class for health and balance for LGBTQ seniors. Mondays Contact Colton Manusky, the class instructor at colton.manusky@northwestern.edu with any questions  2:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Zoom  http://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=uXgJ5w3m20KCRaGIM-KWLWbI-ZumIzZPg3FBsbUNVRxUNEJPT0ZHSEFBSjVaSkhXNVAzQjFSRjlLNS4u


Friday, May 14
Showtunes Friday and RuPaul Drag Race viewing party Showtunes 3-7, RuPaul 7-9 p.m.  3:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Sidetrack  3349 N Halsted St Chicago  http://www.sidetrackchicago.com



Sunday, May 16
Dining Out For Life Through May 22. When you order from a Dining Out for Life Chicago restaurant partner, you're supporting a local business that has stood by our LGBTQ and HIV-affected communities in Chicago. See list of participating restaurants.  Time:TBA  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Various locations  http://www.diningoutforlife.com/city/chicago/


Monday, May 17
Howard Brown Zoom/telephone Exercise Class Zoom/telephone Exercise Class for health and balance for LGBTQ seniors. Mondays Contact Colton Manusky, the class instructor at colton.manusky@northwestern.edu with any questions  2:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Zoom  http://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=uXgJ5w3m20KCRaGIM-KWLWbI-ZumIzZPg3FBsbUNVRxUNEJPT0ZHSEFBSjVaSkhXNVAzQjFSRjlLNS4u


Friday, May 21
Showtunes Friday and RuPaul Drag Race viewing party Showtunes 3-7, RuPaul 7-9 p.m.  3:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Sidetrack  3349 N Halsted St Chicago  http://www.sidetrackchicago.com


Monday, May 24
Howard Brown Zoom/telephone Exercise Class Zoom/telephone Exercise Class for health and balance for LGBTQ seniors. Mondays Contact Colton Manusky, the class instructor at colton.manusky@northwestern.edu with any questions  2:00pm   Zoom  http://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=uXgJ5w3m20KCRaGIM-KWLWbI-ZumIzZPg3FBsbUNVRxUNEJPT0ZHSEFBSjVaSkhXNVAzQjFSRjlLNS4u



Friday, May 28
Showtunes Friday and RuPaul Drag Race viewing party Showtunes 3-7, RuPaul 7-9 p.m.  3:00pm   Sidetrack  3349 N Halsted St Chicago  http://www.sidetrackchicago.com


Monday, May 31
Howard Brown Zoom/telephone Exercise Class Zoom/telephone Exercise Class for health and balance for LGBTQ seniors. Mondays Contact Colton Manusky, the class instructor at colton.manusky@northwestern.edu with any questions  2:00pm   Zoom  http://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=uXgJ5w3m20KCRaGIM-KWLWbI-ZumIzZPg3FBsbUNVRxUNEJPT0ZHSEFBSjVaSkhXNVAzQjFSRjlLNS4u


Tuesday, Jun 1
PAN's Ride for Life Chicago summer challend ends September 12 Anyone, anywhere can join the Ride for Life Chicago community to raise money to support TPAN! This year's Ride is a nationwide activity challenge, supporting the programs and services of TPAN. This summer, get active in any way that's meaningful to you. This year's Ride will be capped off in Chicago on September 12 with a 100-mile cycling event. Register  12:00pm   On your own  Tickets: http://support.tpan.com/site/TR?fr_id=1140&pg=entry

Lambda Literary Awards, virtual Lammys ceremony Performance by singer-songwriter Meshell Ndegeocello, along with special guests Alan Hollinghurst, Katherine V. Forrest, Carmen Maria Machado, Torrey Peters, Cyree Jarelle Johnson, Ryan O'Connell, JP Brammer, Alex Gino, and R.O. Kwon. This is a pay-what-you-wish event with a suggested donation of $25. All proceeds will support Lambda's programming for LGBTQ youth and emerging writers. The event will be captioned and include live ASL interpretation. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.EDT  6:00pm   Zoom  Tickets: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2021-lambda-literary-awards-the-lammys-tickets-141430280777


Friday, Jun 4
Showtunes Friday and RuPaul Drag Race viewing party Showtunes 3-7, RuPaul 7-9 p.m.  3:00pm   Sidetrack  3349 N Halsted St Chicago  http://www.sidetrackchicago.com



Monday, Jun 7
Howard Brown Zoom/telephone Exercise Class Zoom/telephone Exercise Class for health and balance for LGBTQ seniors. Mondays Contact Colton Manusky, the class instructor at colton.manusky@northwestern.edu with any questions  2:00pm   Zoom  http://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=uXgJ5w3m20KCRaGIM-KWLWbI-ZumIzZPg3FBsbUNVRxUNEJPT0ZHSEFBSjVaSkhXNVAzQjFSRjlLNS4u


Friday, Jun 11
Showtunes Friday and RuPaul Drag Race viewing party Showtunes 3-7, RuPaul 7-9 p.m.  3:00pm   Sidetrack  3349 N Halsted St Chicago  http://www.sidetrackchicago.com


Monday, Jun 14
Howard Brown Zoom/telephone Exercise Class Zoom/telephone Exercise Class for health and balance for LGBTQ seniors. Mondays Contact Colton Manusky, the class instructor at colton.manusky@northwestern.edu with any questions  2:00pm   Zoom  http://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=uXgJ5w3m20KCRaGIM-KWLWbI-ZumIzZPg3FBsbUNVRxUNEJPT0ZHSEFBSjVaSkhXNVAzQjFSRjlLNS4u


Friday, Jun 18
Showtunes Friday and RuPaul Drag Race viewing party Showtunes 3-7, RuPaul 7-9 p.m.  3:00pm   Sidetrack  3349 N Halsted St Chicago  http://www.sidetrackchicago.com



Friday, Aug 27
Lady Gaga, The Chromatica Ball Tour Tour announcement follows release of "Stupid Love." $1. of each ticket goes to Born This Way Foundation.   7:00pm   Wrigley Field  1060 W Addison St # 1 Chicago  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5L6xyaeiV58  Tickets: http://www.livenation.com


Tuesday, Jan 21
PFLAG Chicago Monthly Meeting Parents, Family members, Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) has support groups and educational speakers. We engage in advocacy activities. All are welcome, you always have a home with PFLAG. Monthly on the third Wednesday. Call 1 (630) 415-0622 or E-mail the Metro Chicago South Chapter: pflagmetrochicagosouthside@pflagillinois.org or contact Keith McCoy at kmccoy@windycityblackpride.org or Peter Ji at pjiman1@hotmail.com.   11:00pm - 1:00pm   Affinity Community Services  2850 S Wabash Ave Ste 108 Chicago  http://pflagillinois.org







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