Gay announcement February 25, 2009
Tomorrow night at the east side club, 3735 Monona Dr, you can go see the teams from the Madison gay hockey association engage in an off-ice competition to see who will reign supreme as the MGHA ice queens & kings. One or more players from each team will be performing in drag. This will be a full on, full contact, battle for MGHA drag dominance. There is a cover at the door and all tips benefit the Madison gay hockey association to help keep player fees down. The event starts at 7:00pm. Call 608.222.9131 for more info.
Friday starts vamp - a vinyl-clad supernatural girl-meets-girl romantic comedy at Stage Q Theater. The play features Chloe, who’s becoming increasingly irritated by the imaginary people living in her apartment, Chloe meets Angela and the begin dating, and all goes well until they discover that they have been keeping disturbing secrets from each other. This is a co-production of StageQ & Mercury Players Theatre written by Ry Herman and directed by Tara Ayres playing Thursdays through Sundays through march at the Bartell theatre, 113 east Mifflin. Call 661-9696 for more info.
Also on Friday there is an old school IQ party at the Majestic. DJ Tizzy will be the special guest with resident wizards diamonds and OCD Automatic and DJ Chen Cheng. Doors open at 9. This is a 21 and over event only. Cover at 10:00pm.
On Saturday the Shamrock Bar will be celebrating the life of slain LGBT activist Felicia Melton-Smyth - one of Madison’s most amazing, independent, rambunctious and beautiful women. The party starts at 8:00pm and the Shamrock is at 117 W. Main Street……as if you didn’t know.
And on Sunday you can check out the season finale of the Madison gay hockey association at the capitol ice arena in Middleton. As always, the games are totally free! But bring a warm blanket so you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the last games of the 2008-09 season. Here's the lineup for the night:
6:30 pm - 5th/6th place game - The Cherry Bombs vs. The Fightin' Cockateals
7:45 pm - 3rd/4th place game - The Phoenix vs. Chili Verde
9:00 pm - championship game - The Off Whites vs. The Violet Femmes
After the games, they’ll be heading to Old Chicago for food / drinks / company. All are welcome to join in the fun!
And that’s all for announcements this week February 25, 2009.