The very best of comedy including Night of a Thousand Stevies; Homo Comicus; Girls Gone Hilarious!; and GLAMOK!, a benefit extravaganza to support CIRCUS AMOK.
In a riot of shawls, lace, baby’s breath, twirling, tambourines and great performance, Night of a Thousand Stevies—the biggest and best-known Stevie Nicks fan event in the world—overtakes the Hiro Ballroom at the Maritime Hotel. May 11, this year’s special “Edge of Seventeen” event marks the gathering’s 17th anniversary and the performance roster includes legendary NOTS DJs Eve and Craig Spencer spinning all-Stevie, all-Fleetwood, all night. Confirmed performers include Enchantresses of Ceremony: Empress Chi Chi Valenti, Hattie Hathaway, Shortbus and “Kiki and Herb” star Justin Bond and Sherry Vine, among many others. Dress in your favorite White Wing Dove garb and get ready to party with the lady (or 1,000 ladies) of rock and roll!
Catch five hot comedians doing what comes naturally on the rowdy, uproarious and completely uncensored comedy bender Homo Comicus: Girls Gone Hilarious!, May 9 at Gotham Comedy Club. Funny ladies Michele Balan (from NBC's Last Comic Standing), Erin Foley (from Logo's Wisecracks), Julie Goldman (from Logo's new Big Gay Sketch Show) and Jackie Monahan (from the “LOL Lesbians of Laughter” tour) perform and Marion Grodin hosts. Don’t miss the free pre-show mixer sponsored by LYNX Lounge—the women's wing of Out Professionals. Celebrate women, friendship and fun with a $5 margarita special!
May 21 at PS122, a star-studded line-up from NYC’s downtown performance scene busts out in full-force for GLAMOK!. A benefit extravaganza to support CIRCUS AMOK, New York City’s internationally-renowned, only inter-borough traveling circus, GLAMOK! includes the performance talents of Carmelita Tropicana, Justin Bond, Peggy Shaw, Basil Twist, The Dazzle Dancers, Julie Atlas Muz, The Swiss Misses and The Circus Amok Band. The event also includes an auction featuring work and goodies by Inner Princess, Nautica, Babeland, Liza Bear, Chanterelle, Town Shop, Birkram Yoga LES, Mikey’s HookUp and many others.