Pop-Up! Queer Dance Party was founded (almost five years ago), because my co-founder and I realized that we had to be the ones we were waiting for to open a gay bar after 135 Pearl closed. We didn't have money, the time, or know how to create a permanent space so we got creative and … Continue reading Making space creates meaning and power.
As producers of Pop-Up! QDP, we embrace the great responsibility of being queer space makers---of physical and virtual spaces. For decades, "gay bars" were where LGBTQ folk gathered to connect, to celebrate, to mourn, to debate, to organize, to be their full authentic selves. In a rural state like Vermont, now long-gone gay bars like … Continue reading Queer space is sacred space, but how we are in that space together as a community is equally important.
SASS: Queer Trivia + Dance Party w/ DJ Llu & DJ Chia Saturday, March 11 Higher Ground Showcase 9pm - Trivia 10pm - Dancing 18+ $5 advance/$10 day of BUY TICKETS SASS: A Monthly Queer Social And Dance Party is a collaborative Pop-Up! Queer Dance Party production. Held once a month on the 2nd weekend of … Continue reading The Debut of SASS: A Monthly Queer Social And Dance Party: 3/11/17