February 16 to 18, 2023
3 Queer Happenings
Tiotia:ke / Mooniyang / Montreal
February 16, 2023: 7:30pm
February 17, 2023: 7:30pm
February 18, 2023: 7:30pm
A celebration of unbridled artistic expression through live music, drag, performance art, and burlesque. A mini-festival for our community to experience queer joy. Oh, and we’re throwing a huge party!
February 16th – Queer Cabaret
Hosted by HercuSleaze and Bijuriya, featuring Phoenix Inana, Uncle Marly, Miami Minx and more!
February 17th – Drag Live Music
Drag artists and musicians Bijuriya and BiG SiSSY offer two sets of live music featuring their original songs and covers.
February 18th – A Ball for and by the Community
Bijuriya, a drag artist and musician, inspired by her South Asian culture and appreciated for her proud, festive, wacky, and critical outlook on Bollywood and other elements of Desi culture!
HercuSleaze, Canada’s most recognized drag king—both as a contestant on season 1 of OutTV’s “Call Me Mother,” and from his Instagram—one of the top ten drag king accounts in the world!
BiG SiSSY, a green-haired witch from Black Starr Planet whose rock opera-esque live show has graced stages across Canada!
Phoenix Inana, an Egyptian performance artist whose work strives to represent North African spirituality and identity, as well as queering and reclaiming bellydance arts from the grip of Western orientalism!
Uncle Marly, whose performances thematise body love, empowerment, gender bending, and sexuality, whilst showcasing their Afro-Caribbean roots!
and many more! Come happen with us.
A co-production with MAI (Montréal, arts interculturels).