Past Exhibits

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San Francisco : April 1 - August 7, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO EXHIBIT 2016: DANCERS WE LOST
From Friday April 1, 2016 to Sunday August 7, 2016
at the GLBT History Museum, 4127 18th Street
San Francisco, CA 94114

Opening receptions at the Museum in the Castro:
Opening Night Reception: Friday April 1st, 2016 7—9pm [see on Facebook] Friends & Family Reception: Sunday April 3rd, 2016 2—5pm [see on Facebook]

Dancers We Lost (DWL) is producing a new visual exhibit in San Francisco’s Castro District. The upcoming exhibit at the GLBT History Museum on 18th Street is curated by Glenne McElhinney and highlights dancers who performed in a myriad of performance disciplines, including, ballet, dance concerts, Broadway and Las Vegas shows, TV variety shows, films, music videos and commercials. Emphasis in this exhibit is given to West Coast dancers.

Several programs relating to the exhibit are planned and will be advertised via the DWL and San Francisco GLBT Historical Society websites and Facebook pages. Programs will include a series exploring the impact of HIV/AIDS and remembering the dancers.

Dancers We Lost exhibit 2016 is presented by the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Historical Society and Impact Stories, an oral history project run by independent researcher and historian Glenne McElhinney. DWL also includes several project researchers and a dedicated creative team.

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Santa Monica: May 5 - June 19 , 2016

Dancers We Lost Event @ Highways
May 5 – June 19 , 2016
Opening reception Friday May 27 2016, 7 pm
Highways Performance Space
1651 18th St, Santa Monica, CA 90404

Highways Performance Space Website

 

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