Stories with 'LGBTQ' tag

Happy Pride! Here’s a short history of Seattle’s big LGBTQ+ celebration

RAINBOW CONNECTION: Happy Pride Month, all. (📸: Brett Curtiss / Flickr) Seattle celebrated our very first Pride Week in 1974 —  five years after trans and gay rights activists Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera, among others, led the Stonewall riots in New York City and helped spark the fight for LGBTQ+ equality. Although Seattle’s first Pride celebration was small, […]

/ June 21, 2018

Neit/her He nor They/r

MAP Theatre and Midnight Rice Productions team up to present … MAPs Night Off:  Neit/her He nor They/r Neit/her He nor They/r is the Seattle iteration of the “Non-Binary Monologue Project”, conceived by formerly-local artist K. Woodzick. Emerging non-binary artist Evan Price curates & directs the Seattle show, which features a full cast of trans, non-binary, and gender […]

/ April 15, 2018

Print postcards of positive resistance

Join artists Claire Jauregui and Marja Huhta on Sunday, August 20 from 10 am-2 pm at Pratt Fine Arts Center print studio for our 3rd screenprinting work party. We’ll be printing postcards of positive resistance—and you can help! We’ve enlisted a group of artists to create postcard designs that address issues including affordable healthcare, women’s […]

/ August 9, 2017

Puns, birds, so many ways to celebrate Dad, and 22 things to do in Seattle this week

It’s another busy week in Seattle and we’ve got tons of fun events lined up. Read on for our picks, including good stuff for Father’s Day, a pun contest, and Fremont’s famous naked bike ride.

/ June 12, 2017