PRIDE IN THE ROX

OUR FIRST PRIDE EVENT JUNE 29TH 2018

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HOSTED BY THE FATHER RYAN ARTS CENTER, STO-ROX LIBRARY AND TREVOR C DANCE COLLECTIVE

TCDC seen performing above, led by our resident dance instructor, Trevor Miles.

(youth TCDC performers: Jasmine Simpson, Aurora Kodjo, Iyanna Clemmons, and Asia Harper)

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free sti testing

Central Outreach Wellness Center parked their Outreach Van in our lot and encouraged everyone over the age of 18 to get STI tested for free!  COWC is an LGBTQ+  health center with resources such as drug/alcohol rehabilitation, transgender hormone therapy, and STI testing and treatment, including HIV/AIDS testing and referral.

 
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DRAG SHOW

We welcomed the beautiful drag performers Christopher Eagleton, Orchid Bloomfield, Ace Phoenix, and Nikki Danielle to strut across our Baverso stage.

 

 Our fabulous setup crew of staff and volunteers modeling our boa rainbow

Our fabulous setup crew of staff and volunteers modeling our boa rainbow

 

voguing

Unity Performance Company brought performers Tinky 007, Mara Revlon, Roi Revlon, Brazil Revlon, and Rex Revlon to teach proper voguing... and then they hosted a vogue battle open to the public

 
 A COWC employee recruiting for testing w/ our MCs Trevor Miles and Naheen Caveleri

A COWC employee recruiting for testing w/ our MCs Trevor Miles and Naheen Caveleri

 
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MUSICAL GUESTS

DJ SMI

SWITCH, PLEASE

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Special thanks to...

Black Unicorn Library and Archives Project: a Literary and Archive Project for Black queer people and Black women artists and writers

True “T” PGH: The 412’s #1 source for black queer news & entertainment

Pittsburgh Equality Center: Proudly serving the LGBTQ and allied communities as Pittsburgh's Community Center since 1981

Dreams of Hope: queer youth arts ensemble

Persad Center: strengthening the region’s LGBTQ communities and their allies.