Black & Queer on Fresh Fruit Feb 18 at 7:20pm

Tune into Fresh Fruit on February 18th at 7:30 pm with Dixie Treichel & John Townsend to hear their Black History Month Special

but when all the exquisitely gowned women on the floor are men and a number of the smartest men are women, ah then, we have something over which to thrill and grow round-eyed.
reported the gossipy black weekly The Interstate Tattler (paper of the 1920's)


Earnest Simpkins, Pat Nelson, Roy Close, Melissa Koch, Dawn Mikkelson

Earnest Simpkins, Chair of Black Pride, Health Education Outreach Worker
TC Black Pride & The House Ball Community, an underground subculture of black & latino LGBT youth which challenges the way we perceive and perform masculinity and femininity.

Pat Nelson, teacher, activist, former Fresh Fruit Host
Queer & Black during the Harlem Renaissance


Roy Close, playwright, Director of Resource Development at Artspace Projects
Remembering Charles Nolte

Melissa Koch & Dawn Mikkelson, Co-Directors, Filmmakers
The Redtail
While 4,400 aircraft mechanics wage a seemingly endless strike to keep their jobs from being outsourced – Mechanic Roy Koch and his daughter Melissa follow the trail of outsourcing to China.
Wednesday February 24 at 7:00pm.
Riverview Theater