For the purpose of Advancing LGBT Civil Rights, Equality Forum presents the The Global GLBT Summit. April 26th - May 10th, 2010 in Philadelphia.
SUNDAYOUT! AT THE PIAZZA & LIBERTIES WALK
Sunday, May 2, 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
The Piazza & Liberties Walk
North 2nd Street & Germantown Avenue
$10 adults, $5 students
SundayOUT! at The Piazza & Liberties Walk features live and Jumbotron entertainment, and over 100 artisans, vendors, and community organizations. The architecturally exciting Piazza and adjacent Liberties Walk offer something for everyone — stylish boutiques, cafés, bars, galleries and more!
- Live Entertainment presented by Q102 and My106.1
- Fashion Show
- TLA “Gays in Hollywood”
- Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus Cabaret
- Philadelphia Freedom Band
- Dance Performances
The region’s largest GLBT street festival takes place at Philadelphia’s chic new open-air plaza in Northern Liberties.
INTERNATIONAL EQUALITY DINNER
525 Arch Street
The International Equality Dinner at the National Constitution Center honors DavidBoies and Ted Olson with the 15th annual International Role Model Award and CNN with the 8th annual International Business Leadership Award. Tony Maddox, Executive Vice President and Managing Director, CNN International will accept the award on behalf of CNN. U.S. Senator Bob Casey, Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell and Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley, Honorary Dinner Chairs, will attend.
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BRAIN SANDERS DANCE TRIBUTE
250 South Broad Street
Join Equality Forum at the Merriam Theater for a tribute to Brian Sanders, one of America’s most innovative and prolific choreographers and the founder of the nationally acclaimed JUNK. Dancers from The Univerity of the Arts perform Sanders's work.
9 p.m., VIP Party on Stage (for those purchasing VIP tickets) — with Brian Sanders, Susan Glazer, Director, School of Dance, U Arts dancers, and special guests.
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11TH ANNUAL GAY AND LESBIAN ART EXHIBIT
211 South Broad Street
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GLBT RIGHTS AND CHALLENGES IN AFRICA
601 South Broad Street
While the U.S. debates the issue of same-sex marriage, nations like Uganda have considered the death penalty or life imprisonment for “anyone convicted of a homosexual act.” Equality Forum’s international focus explores GLBT rights and movement development in Africa.
25 LGBT PANELS
There will be 25 panels throughout the week on subjects including LGBT Adoption, work relations, Reproduction Rights, Coming Out, Abusive relationships, LGBT Equality, HIV and much more.
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Friday, April 30, 7:30 p.m., Arts Bank
Saturday, May 1, 7:30 p.m., Arts Bank
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GLBT EVENT PARTIES
|Name|| Date ||Location|
|VIP Kickoff||Mon 4/26 at 6:00 p.m.||Hotel Palomar Philadelphia|
|Women's Party: Battle of the D.J.'s||Wed 4/28 at 9:00 p.m.||Sisters|
|Welcome Party||Thu 4/29 at 10:00 p.m.||Q Lounge|
|Happy Hour||Fri 4/30 at 5:00 p.m.||Stir|
|Cabaret and Dancing at Tavern on Camac||Fri 4/30 at 10:00 p.m.||Tavern on Camac|
|Youth Party||Sat 5/1 at 6:00 p.m.||The Attic Youth Center|
|11th Annual Girl Fever||Sat 5/1 at 8:30 p.m.||Sisters|
|Men's Party||Sat 5/1 at 10:00 p.m.||Q Lounge|
|SundayOUT! Drag Brunch at Darling's||Sun 5/2 at 9:00 a.m.||The Piazza & Liberties Walk|
|SundayOUT! Party at Darling's||Sun 5/2 at 5:00 p.m.||The Piazza & Liberties Walk|
|Ladies 2000 Party||Sun 5/2 at 5:00 p.m.||North Bowl|
|SundayOUT! Party at P.Y.T.|