Happy Hour at WayGay With Mx. Justin Vivian Bond
February 3 at 8:00am
William Way LGBT Community Center
The William Way LGBT Community Center invites you to join performer Justin Vivian Bond for an intimate happy hour with drinks, readings and songs.
Make a night of it by heading over to FringeArts for the queer coming-of-age musical A Ride on the Irish Cream followed by Get Pegged Cabaret, featuring Mx. Justin Vivian Bond in the flesh!
Justin Vivian Bond is a trans-genre artist living in New York City. As a performer both on and Off-Broadway, Mx Bond has received numerous accolades winning an Obie (2001), a Bessie (2004), a Tony nomination (2007), the Ethyl EichelbergerAward (2007), The Peter Reed Foundaton Grant, and a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant for Artists. V authored the Lambda Literary Award winning memoir TANGO: My Childhood, Backwards and in High Heels (The Feminist Press, 2011).
Films include John Cameron Mitchell’s Shortbus (2006), Sunset Stories (2012), Imaginary Heroes (2004) and Fanci’sPersuasion (1995). Solo exhibitions of JVB’s watercolors, sculptural installations and live art have been presented by Participant, Inc. (NYC, 2011, 2016), Art Market Provincetown (2014), and Vitrine (London, 2015). Albums include Kiki and Herb: Do You Hear What We Hear?, Kiki and Herb Will Die For You at Carnegie Hall, Dendrophile, and Silver Wells.