Q: Consent to Be Yourself
Fri, Oct 11 from 7:30pm - 11pm
The LGBTQA+ Coming Out Celebration of Epic Proportions to benefit Consent Academy! This FUNdraising event of spoken word, on National Coming Out Day, is all about Consenting to Be Yourself in the world.
Join Consent Academy and Dixie de la Tour for a night of storytelling, honoring you... or someone you love... and the journey of Coming Out. If you are, or have ever, Questioned your Queerness you will be inspired by our storytellers and have an opportunity to share your own coming out story!
This unique live event features a curated, eclectic mix of some of Seattle’s favorite activists & performers, sharing their true coming-out-stories in ten minutes or less. After intermission, you will have a chance to take the stage to share your story, or come out for the first time, in an affirmative, sex-postive atmosphere that only Dixie can create!
For nearly 12 years Sexual folklorist Dixie De La Tour, of Bawdy Storytelling fame, has traveled all over the country, coaching hundreds of experienced and first-time storytellers. She is renowned for creating one-of-a-kind experiences for Bawdy audiences everywhere and now we are bringing her to you! Her coaching superpowers tease out surprisingly powerful stories of sex, kink, orientation or gender. Dixie coaches the audience, too – creating an emotionally supportive, unintimidating, and sex-positive atmosphere that’s unique, engaging and fun. This event, benefitting the Consent Academy, is one you won’t want to miss!
Doors open at 7:30, Curtain at 8:00pm
Cost at the door: $35
There will be a Cash Bar available and a Raffle for great prizes! All proceeds benefit the outreach work of the Consent Academy to promote education and consent culture.
There will be a photographer at the event. By purchasing a ticket, you consent to your photo being taken and release the use of your image for promotional purposes by the Consent Academy.