We kick start Queer Azadi Mumbai’s Pride Week festivities with a screening of this remarkable documentary on the queer community in India. Featuring interviews with queer men and women, straight supporters and parents.
Date : 22 January, 2011
Venue : Azaad Bazaar, 33rd Road, Opposite Mini Punjab, KFC Lane off Linking Road, Bandra West.
Time : 7PM to 8PM *The screening starts at 7pm. Please be seated by 6:45pm*
So bring your straight friends, relatives or just your fabulous selves!
There are two poster and placard making events coming up. Come, have fun, and make one with your own message!
Friday, 14 August, at Humsafar Trust, Vakola, from 6PM to 9PM
This is the second poster making event being held by Humsafar for the March. The first one was lots of fun. Don’t miss out!
Municipal Transit Building, 4th Fl.
Nehru Rd, Vakola, Santa Cruz East
Saturday 15 August LABIA is having poster placard making at Awaaz-e-Niswaan at 2:00pm – 7pm
Everyone, especially women, come for a riotous and hard-working poster making and song singing practice session.
7/1, Sarabhai HassanAli Roopwala Bldg, 1st floor,
Moreshwar Patankar Marg (Pipe Line Road) पाइप लईन रो़ड़
Kurla West, Mumbai – 400070 (26523402)
When you come out of Kurla station, take the first right lane adjoining the Police Station. It’s a crowded lane. After walking a few min and crossing the Moreshwar Patankar School, it’s a white building on your right. You can see the board of Awaaz-e-Niswan. Entrance is next to a medical store.
Also accessible by all buses coming to Kurla Station कुर्ला स्थानक के लिये सारे बस जो आते हैं.
in association with
(Glimpses of Bollywood’s dancing divas)
‘Dancing Queens’ is a performance by drag queens of aamchi Mumbai. They will walk you through some of best Hindi film dance numbers filmed on Bollywood divas.
The proceeds of the event will be used to (partly) meet expenses of the Queer Azaadi March to be held on 16 August 2009.
Come and encourage the dancing divas.
Venue and time details of ‘Dancing Queens’: 1 August 2009 at 6 p.m. at Kherwadi Social Welfare Community Center (Parishram Bhawan), Near Nirmal Nagar Police Station, Kherwadi, Bandra (East), Mumbai.
Nearest station: Bandra.
Location map for Nirmal Nagar Police Stn: http://tinyurl.com/NirmalNgrYahoo
Tickets are available at:
Humsafar Trust : (Manisha / Girish) Ph: (022) 26650547 / 26673800
Humsafar CEFE: (Dyaneshwar Raut) Ph: (022) 65760357
Update: Some pics of the event can be seen here: http://picasaweb.google.co.in/abhijit.aher/DancingQueenEvent#