25 August 2013

Queers of Comedy show added to Dykeadence line up! Friday August 30th! 7 p.m. at Allways!

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https://www.facebook.com/events/162967593907152/   Dykeadence hosts a queer comedy night at the Allways Lounge, August 30th at 7. Get your laugh on! $5 at the door. Featuring HOLLYWOOD CARL, NAUGHTY G, AMBER LUNING and more! All proceeds will be donated to Women with a Vision and the LGBT Community Center! HOLLYWOOD CARL hosts Queerlesque! shows regularly and [...]

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23 August 2013

Decadence weekend event info

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Umbrella Facebook invite for Dykeadence: https://www.facebook.com/events/532145793500769/ August 28th – Esoterotica – Dial D for Dirty - https://www.facebook.com/events/154005438133802/ August 29th – Marigny Bar Crawl - https://www.facebook.com/events/500590836701193/ August 30th – Queers of Comedy 7 p.m. - https://www.facebook.com/events/162967593907152/ Queerlesque – 10 p.m. - https://www.facebook.com/events/342648515867709/ August 31st - Grrl Spot presents Fleurt - https://www.facebook.com/events/544194098963822/ August 31st and Sept. 1st – Yes Girls Go Deep show - https://www.facebook.com/events/352883511510994/ September [...]

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17 August 2013

Join us tomorrow for parade throw and safe sex pack making! Oh and drinks!

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https://www.facebook.com/events/295508353924475/ We would love to get 500 safe sex materials out for the fellas AND the ladies. Packet includes condoms, gloves, instructions on how to use a condom, how to turn your condom into a dental dam and the importance of wearing gloves. We need your help assembling these kits! We will also be making [...]

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14 August 2013

Dykeadence featured at the Fab Femme!

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http://www.thefabfemme.com/?p=33275 This is very exciting! I recently learned about a group in New Orleans Louisiana called Dykeadence that hosts all girls parties during Southern Decadence. This year is their “Fierce at Five” 5th year anniversary and the girls are preparing to have a HUGE party to celebrate. Listed below is the itinerary for this year’s [...]

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6 August 2013

Thank you to our 2013 Sponsors!

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    We would like to thank John Paul’s Bar and Allways for sponsoring us this year!   We would also like to thank Crash Pad Series , Crescent City Books, Country Club and Grrlspot for donating items to our raffle and IndieGoGo. Thank you for helping Dykeadence have our fiercest year ever! As more sponsors confirm we will update [...]

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28 July 2013

Dykeadence launches Indie Go Go

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http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/nola-southern-decadence-events-for-queer-women-trans-people-people-of-color/x/3812977   Help Dykeadence raise funds for our events during Southern Decadence. We are looking for funds to support our events and allow accessibility for those who need extra assistance. All proceeds raised by Dykeadence during Decadence weekend (and all proceeds from the Indie Go Go after actual costs) will be donated to a non-profit.

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22 July 2013

Fierce at Five! 2013 is Dykeadence’s 5th Anniversary! Come Celebrate Southern Decadence with us!

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2013 is the 5th year of Dykeadence! To celebrate we have even more events for Decadence weekend than ever before! Keep checking our website as we confirm events/performers/etc. we will be posting them here! Facebook invite is here: https://www.facebook.com/events/532145793500769/ Wednesday, August 28th – Esoterotica – Dial D for Dirty At the Allways – Doors at 7, [...]

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22 July 2013

Help needed organizing a queer dance party in NOLA for September 7th

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Anyone want to help organize a really cool queer dance party here in New Orleans this September? Want to make new friends, find a date, or just score some extra scene queen points? Well I’ve got the job for you! Jessica Whitbread is looking for a main point person/contact to help organize this party called [...]

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13 July 2013

TEA from Queerlesque!

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If you missed Queerlesque’s Pride show or if you were there and want to relive the fabulous – Tea the burlesque hula hooper has been kind enough to share these clips from her performances in both shows:   Invisible: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQXEOA4Hx3E Plastic Fantastic: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SParm8jOf1E

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9 July 2013

Interns wanted for New Orleans Lesbian Web Series!

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Girl Play is looking for interns for the rest of Season 1 filming. Contact them for more info! Girl Play is a new web series about four lesbians who are searching for love, careers, and self acceptance in New Orleans, Louisiana. http://www.facebook.com/girlplaytv

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8 July 2013

BreakOUT!’s victory! NOPD issues Policy 402, dealing with the treatment of members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) community

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After organizing for over two years, BreakOUT! members enjoyed a victory today in the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) with the issuing of Policy 402, dealing with the treatment of members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/ questioning (LGBTQ) community.     The policy includes protocols for stopping and searching transgender individuals and mandates that [...]

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8 July 2013

Dykeadence to Host Queer Comedy Show at Allways!

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We are going to host a queer comedy show at the Allways on August 16th at 10 p.m. – if you want to perform or know someone who does email us at [email protected]

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6 July 2013

VICTORY: Transgender People Can Now Change Their Social Security Record’s Gender Identity!

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  Today marks an important victory for the transgender community, even though it may appear to be a small paperwork technicality. The Social Security Administration (SSA) has announced that it is now much easier for trans people to change their gender identity on their Social Security records. All that will now be required, according to [...]

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5 July 2013

Looking for Members: NO/AIDS Task Force is establishing a Community Advisory Board (CAB) for the Gay Men’s Wellness Center

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NO/AIDS Task Force is establishing a Community Advisory Board (CAB) for the Gay Men’s Wellness Center and currently looking for members to join. The CAB is a voluntary position open to all members of the GLBTQ community as well as allies. As the Wellness Center grows CAB members will be crucial in the growth and [...]

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4 July 2013

Deadline for Submission to THE QUEER SOUTH Extended!

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You’ve got more time! CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Sibling Rivalry Press seeks poetry and creative nonfiction submissions for The Queer South, an anthology scheduled for publication in September 2014. The anthology, edited by Douglas Ray, will be the first-ever to explore and celebrate Dixie’s queer culture in essays and poetry. Whether your roots are in the South, [...]

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1 July 2013

Dykeadence Helps the Yes Girls Find God!

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  Dykeadence and The Yes Girls team up during Pride for a night of debauchery as Dykeadence helps the Yes Girls Find God. Opening acts include burlesque, belly dancing and more with stars such as the Lady Lucerne, Kerry Lynn and more! All proceeds go to Dykeadence. Come out, have some drinks and some laughs [...]

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