Media Arts Program
 


Thursday, November 19, 2009 at 8:00 p.m.

$7 general, $5 students/seniors, $4 members

WAYS IN BEING GAY : WAYS IN/BETWEEN GENDER 20th ANNIVERSARY

The Cockettes

This critically acclaimed doc explores the rise and fall of the San Francisco theatrical troupe (1969-72) whose legendary gender-bending performances have been all but neglected in the history of the psychedelic era. Using brilliantly colorful archival footage, David Weissman and Bill Weber's 2002 documentary literally sparkles as "The climate of all-embracing acceptance, blurred sexual lines, joyful transgression, rebellion and freedom comes through with warmth, humor and nostalgia." —David Rooney, Variety


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November, 2009 - 2009

 
 
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David Schirm
All The Glad Variety


Though distilled into broad symbolic forms or abstract landscapes, David Schirm's work often springs from his own experiences during the Vietnam War and paintings may allude to the scenes of horrific and senseless battles, the strafing of weapons across a landscape, "whose laser-like blazes of fired bullets gave a distinctive hum of un-worldliness to the darkness." Though his depictions of landscape forms even touch upon the pastoral in their depiction and use of color, Schirm's original point o ...