arts & entertainment
Out and About
Published Thursday, 23-Sep-2010 in issue 1187
Come and get WIRED this Friday at the Brass Rail with Ashley Matte at 9:30 p.m. followed by Dj Kiki Koenig at 11:00 p.m. , The Brass Rail, 3796 Fifth Avenue - San Diego 92103. Great Drink Specials, Live Music and amazing DJs!!!- (619) 298 - 2233
Tony and Pulitzer Award winner Neil Simon’s semi-autobiographical plays follow the life of Eugene Morris Jerome from the foibles of youth in late-1930s Brooklyn to a career as a comedy writer for radio. Brighton Beach Memoirs and Broadway Bound are performed in a rotating repertory schedule at The Old Globe Theatre. Brighton Beach Memoirs first regular performance is on Saturday, September 25 at 2:00 p.m. Broadway Bound first regular performance is on Sunday, September 26 at 7:00 p.m. They both run through November 7, 2010. Tickets are $29-$85. Visit: http://www.theoldglobe.org/ for more information
Please join us Sunday, September 26, 2010 in beautiful Balboa Park for the 21st Annual AIDS Walk & Run San Diego. The 5K AIDS Walk and 10K AIDS Run (USA Track & Field sanctioned route) is the largest HIV/AIDS fundraiser in San Diego County. Registration opens at 6:00 a.m. Opening Ceremonies begin at 7:00 a.m. The 10K AIDS Run starts at 8:00 a.m. followed by the 5K AIDS Walk at 8:05 a.m..
For more information about AIDS Walk & Run, forming a Team, fundraising ideas, etc., please contact us at 619.291.WALK (9255) or via email email@example.com.
Enjoy Monday night football and Karaoke at Flicks, 1017 University Avenue, San Diego. The hottest and ONLY bar in Hillcrest that shows all the games on Sunday on all TVs in High Def. Every Sunday doors open at 9:00 a.m. with a special on Coors Light pitchers at $4.50 all day and free food. Prizes given away after the game! Karaoke @10:00 pm with Host Rebekah. Enjoy a $3 shot with every drink purchase. Experience the best song selection in town! AND…On Sunday October 2nd for the next Chargers home game, 105.3 FM radio station will be broadcasting their pre game show live from Flicks at 10:00 a.m. for three hours, with loads of give-a-ways and prizes etc. We encourage everyone to come.
San Diego’s Transgender Coming Out Group meets every Monday evening from 7-8:30 p.m. at The Center in Hillcrest. The group supports transgender people in all stages of exploring their gender identity. Confidentiality and safety are key to the group’s success. What is said in the group stays in the group. To alleviate any doubts and let you discover the benefits of the group, they invite you to see the group in action without necessarily participating or speaking (participation is always voluntary). If you’d like more happiness, connection and friendships in your life, or are just not happy with the way things are, attend the meeting this Monday. It’s free and it may just change your life!
The San Diego Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center is at: 3909 Centre Street, San Diego 92103 (619) 692-2077 Ext. 805.
They meet in the first floor conference room (just have the front desk attendant direct you to the room). It’s okay to show up late or to leave early.
Do you love to write but need a little inspiration to get going? Do you love to talk to others about your desire to be the next Hemmingway? Then join 50 & Better Together’s LGBT Creative Writers Group every fourth Tuesday of the month at 11:30 a.m. for another stop on our journey to become better writers. Bring a pen, paper and an open mind! No previous writing experience necessary. 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Tuesday 9/28 at 3909 Centre Street San Diego 92103. Call: 619-692-2077 or email Abby Schwartz firstname.lastname@example.org
Come and experience Zumba, an aerobic salsa that let’s you dance your way to fitness. No more counting “reps” at the gym and counting the minutes until it’s over. With Zumba, you dance and exercise at the same time, and all to great Latin music. From 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Studio at North Park, 3800 30th St., San Diego 92104. For more information contact Sammy Mitchel sammymitchel@thestudioatnorthpark Phone: 619-295-2773
REPENT has had the gayborhood buzzing since its opening night back in January. It’s a mix between coyote ugly and cocktail with a lot of lesbian flare. It is packed every Thursday night. Keep your ears open for the church bells and get close to the bar, as the hot and sexy bartenders put on a mind-blowing show. Doors open at 9:30pm. No cover before 10:00 p.m. only $5 after (unless it’s a special event). Dj dirtyKURTY, Dj Kiki and Von Kiss rotate on the tables. Get ready to hate Friday mornings San Diego! Rich’s: 1051 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103