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You Can’t Spell “Queer” Without “Whores”

May 31 @ 7:00 pm - June 2 @ 9:00 pm

May 31, June 1-2

Sex workers are the invisible faces of the gay and queer rights movements. This show brings Queer and Trans sex workers to the forefront to express their feelings about the marginalization they have experienced through a variety of different artistic mediums. Come to bear witness and bring cash donations.

Cast:

Vee Chattie is a performer, comedian, sex worker, and activist currently residing in Seattle by way of Boston, MA. When they’re not on stage or compelling rich men in the sheets and the streets they can be found tending to their collection of carnivorous plants and aquatic pets. Vee is a producer of The Vibriety Show, Your Hooker Jokes Are Lazy, and a co producer of The Comedy Crater open mic and showcase.
 
Niamh Juniper Timmons is a crazy crip NB Transgirl in love with pizza and 1996 Carrie Brownstein. They make zines, bad comics, and performance art. She’s been featured on Autostraddle, Buzzfeed, and recently curated the performance show “I’m Too Tired for This Shit!”
 
Jade Dynasty is a professional dancer, poet, musician, model, organizer and artist. She has performed alongside big names like “Mykki Blanco” & “Cakes Da Killa” as well as been featured in music videos by local artists Michete, DARK SMITH, & DAQWEEN. Follow her on Instagram @Jadaraid !
 
Maia Oliver is a Seattle-based sex worker, writer, healer, strategist and community organizer. Often described as a force of nature, she’s direct, confident, magical and free-spirited. In her personal life Maia loves her English Labrador, healthy hedonism, and learning new things.
 
iLLyria Deneuve is a bisexual, local multidisciplinary artist, bdsm enthusiast and former courtesan in support of the decriminalization of the erotic arts.
 
Laura LeMoon – bio forthcoming

Details

Start:
May 31 @ 7:00 pm
End:
June 2 @ 9:00 pm
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