Upcoming

 

 

Squidssidy Performs at Under St. Marks

May 27th at 10:30pm

at Under St. Marks

 

 

Come see some Squids in the Ssidy. Stevphe (the Squid) and Cassidy Dawn Graves perform some songs.

 

Stevphe the Young Squid performs at Circus of Dreams!

June 7th at 9pm
at Circus of Dreams

in Bizarre Bar! 

 

 

Imaginary Musical

March 15th at 7:30pm

April 19th at 8:30pm

June 21st at 8:30pm

at Bizarre Bar! 

May 5th at 8:30pm

at 440 Studios

 

Photo Credit to Etsy
 

A fun musical about a little girl and her imaginary friends who slowly driver her insane

 

Past

 

 

Stevphe the Young Squid performs at Circus of Dreams!

May 3rd at 9pm
at Circus of Dreams

in Bizarre Bar! 

 

 

Stevphe the Young Squid performs at Circus of Dreams!

April 5th at 9pm
at Circus of Dreams

in Bizarre Bar! 

 

 

Squidssidy Performs at the Living Gallery!

March 8th at 8:15pm

at The Living Gallery

 

 

Come see some Squids in the Ssidy. Stevphe (the Squid) and Cassidy Dawn Graves perform some songs.

 

Stevphe Co-Hosts Am I Write Ladies?

February 28th at 8:30pm

at The Footlight Bar

 

Am I Write, Ladies?: SORRY NOT SORRY

an evening of new work from women and gender non-conforming artists about not being sorry

featuring work from
Circles/Waves (punk blues trio)
Rosa Schwartzbird (jokin n’ laughs)
Windy (poetry)
Rosie DeSantis (spoken word)
Nia & Ness (dance + poetry duo)
Lara Yuko (indie folk)
Mima Good (witchy femme power)
Foxy Squire (burlesque)
Joyce Miller (queer scientology indoctrination?)

with visual art from
Mandy U. Wright, Artist (colorful collage)
Hannah Aronoff (pussy embroidery)
LeDor (femme photography)

At The Footlight Bar
Seneca Ave, Ridgewood
8:30pm doors, 9pm show
$10 suggested (all $ goes to the artists!)
The Footlight Bar is wheelchair accessible.

Am I Write, Ladies? is a recurring series created by Cassidy Dawn Graves in 2014 showcasing new and developing work by women and gender non-conforming artists of all disciplines.

 

Stevphe the Young Squid performs at Circus of Dreams!

March 1st at 8pm
at Circus of Dreams

in Bizarre Bar! 

 

Photo Credit to Getty Images
http://www.gettyimages.co.uk/detail/illustration/funny-circus-octopus-royalty-free-illustration/177910835
Photo Credit to Getty Images
 

Come hear your pal steph play some tunes!

 

Stevphe the Young Squid performs at Circus of Dreams!

February 1st at 9pm
at Circus of Dreams

in Bizarre Bar! 

 

 

Pairs N’ Pears

January 25th at 8:30pn
at Porterspace

 

PAIRS N PEARS

a new monthly show where there are
PAIRS of genres
PAIRS of artists
and PEARS

featuring COMEDY by
Edy Modica
Melissa Rocha

MUSIC by
Jeffrey Freer
Ruby Wolf

and BURLESQUE by
Cerebral Pussy
Legga Lamb

hosted by Squidssidy, a PAIR of bandmates (Cassidy Dawn Graves and Stephanie Guedalia)

8:30pm doors, 9pm show
$5 suggested donation

Porterspace
117 Grattan Street, Bushwick
(it is a loft building off Morgan L, buzzer # revealed to attendees closer to show date)

c u there / c u pear (bring pears if you want)
hmu if u wanna perform at the next 1

 

Stevphe Performs At the Living Gallery

January 10th at 9pm
at the Living Gallery

 

 

Stevphe the Young Squid performs at Circus of Dreams!

January 4th at 10pm
at Circus of Dreams

in Bizarre Bar! 

 

it’s…

CiRCuS OF DReaMS
AND WE BEGIN THE NEW YEAR. WELCOME THE DAYS THAT ARE TO COME. START WITH A START. BEGIN THE BEING YOU WILL BE IN 2017.

with

� LINDSEE LONESOME
� TOOK EDALOW
� MARGO GOLDSTEIN
� JEFFREY FREER
� FRITZ DONNELLY
� ILONA BITO
�SARAH MULLIN
� STEVPHE THE SQUID

� GOGO:
� DOOR WITCH: CASSIDY DAWN GRAVES
� STAGE WIZARD: RAKUGAKI JO
� DJ SAM FROM SAM

� DOORS @ NINE �
� GO GO @ NINETHIRTY �
� SHOW @ TEN �

� � � � � � � �

WE ARR A PERFORMANCE ART BASED VARIETY SHOW, IF YOU’RE INTERESTED IN PERFORMING for future shows
MESSAGE a proposal with photos, videos, past shows etc. to LINDSEE LONESOME on Facebook

This is a donation based show with a $10 suggested donation and happens every FIRST Wednesdays at the lovely, Bizarre in Bushwick (12 Jefferson St off the Broadway Myrtle JMZ). No one turned away for a lack of funds �

 

Pairs N’ Pears

December 14th
at Muchmore’s

 

 

Stevphe the Young Squid performs at Circus of Dreams!

December 7th at 9:15pm
at Circus of Dreams

in Bizarre Bar! 

 

 

Plasma Poetry Reading

December 2nd at 8pm
at Flowers for all Occasions

 

la aa aaavvv vvv vaaaaa aa aa

whooo! I’m djing all night with miss lady Jen Plaskowitz bartending sweet treats

——–some friends join us———–
so far, wonderful poetry readings by:

Nick Walther

Stephanie Guedalia

and me!
(catch my radio show mixes on my soundcloud:
http://www.soundcloud.com/bambuushoots )

 

Am I Write Ladies?: It’s About Time

November 30th at 8pm
at VSPOT 

 

 

Am I Write, Ladies?: IT’S ABOUT TIME

an evening of new work by women and gender non conforming artists about the passing of time, the past, the future, + more

featuring:
Liz Francis (poetry)
Daisy the Great (music)
Gwynn Ballard & Friends (improv)
Stephanie Guedalia (moon myth)
Ivy Olesen (a peek into the lesbian archives)
Taylor Edelhart (solo theater adventure)
Sophie Sagan-Gutherz (poetry)
Terra Warman (music)
Sarah Mullins (durational movement)

VSpot Organic
12 St Marks Place (in Manhattan!)
8pm doors, 8:30pm show
$10 (price includes one drink)

Poster design + illustration by Neo Cihi

Am I Write, Ladies? has been presenting visual and performance work in all disciplines since 2014. AIWL’s team is Cassidy Dawn Graves (creator/executive producer), Nikki Vega (associate producer), and Lyndsey Bourne (associate producer).

 

Rite of Fall

November 18th at 6pm – November 19th at 12:01
at the Living Gallery

 

 

RITE OF FALL 2016
2 Nights of Art, Music, Performance and Poetry
18th & 19th of November
6pm Doors open for art viewing
7:30 Show begins


Music by Parlor Walls, The Channels, Shayne B Bovell, True Dreams, Vyy, Ariana van Gelder, Amy Mills, Coatie Pop, Susannah Pryce, Groosha and more.

Art and performance by Margaret Velvet, Laura Duvall, Stephanie Guedalia, Sophie Parker, Dina Levy, Shayne B Bovell, Haley Moore, MIMI OZ, Alex Norelli and more.


*There’s still some space available for artists, musicians, poets and performers: if interested please email BluePearProj@gmail.com

Ω
Poster Design by the amazing Screw Tooth/ @slugtooth/ Adam Stone

 

Pairs N’ Pears

November 17th at 9pm
at Porterspace

 

 

PAIRS N’ PEARS

a new lil monthly show where there is
a PAIR of genres
a PAIR of artists for each
and
PEARS

featuring COMEDY by
Tess Henry
Jamie Manelis-O’Donnell

and MUSIC by
Jane Bruce
Christian Brion

hosted by Squidssidy (Cassidy Dawn Graves and Stephanie Guedalia)

9pm
$5 suggested donation to benefit Ali Forney Center + National Immigration Law Center (cash or venmo @Cassidy-Graves )

NEW LOCATION DUE TO COLD WEATHER!
Porterspace
117 Grattan Street off the Morgan L
Buzzer 209

~BYOB~

accessibility note: the space is on the second floor of the building, there is an elevator but to access it one must go up some stairs.

lets find the power to create + enjoy in this bad time, we deserve it.
c u there / c u pear (bring pears if you want)
hmu if u wanna perform at the next 1

 

Door Witch at Circus of Dreams

November 2nd at 930pm
at Circus of Dreams

in Bizarre Bar! 

 

 

JeWitch Study Series at the Tarot Society!

October 29 at 4pm

at Tarot Society Gallery & Reading Room

 

This study series will explore the genderQ, sexualityQ, femme, priestess, goddess, witchy, and pantheist aspects of ancient and current Hebrew tradition.

Facilitating the discussion and providing materials will be Stephanie Guedalia. Stephanie, or Stevphe, is a queer woman and ex orthodox Jewess. She’s studied Judaism her whole life, inheriting wisdom and text study from her learned mother and father.
She’s studied at the South Peninsula Hebrew Day School, the Maimonides Jewish Day School, the Emunah Ve Omanut Seminary in Jerusalem, the queer and feminist Yeshivat Hadar seminary, and has traveled meeting Rabbis, thinkers, and scholars discussing, faith, queerness, text and beyond.
Come join us. Come learn. Let’s explore our curiosities and gain access to some super gay knowledge.

 

Squidssidy!

October 16 at 730pm

at Queen’s Tavern

&

October 23 at 8pm

at Looking Glass Bar

 

 

the wacky musical duo of Stevphe (Squid) and Cassidy.
Come here us shout and scream, sing and get confused.

 

Stevphe the Young Squid performs at Circus of Dreams!

October 5th
at Circus of Dreams

in Bizarre Bar! 

 

 

Come see Stevphe perform her Moon Myth Performance as part of the Harvest Moon Freak Folk Cabaret.
SOMETHING WEIRD IS IN THE WIND…

It’s
HARVEST MOON: A Freak-Folk Cabaret!
at
THE WILD PROJECT!

A feast of enchanted CURIOSITIES to celebrate the autumn equinox. Featuring theatre, music, dance, poetry, performance art, film, fairytales, myth and magic.

☞ PERFORMANCE ART ☜
☞ THEATRE ☜
☞ MUSIC ☜
☞ DANCE ☜
☞ POETRY ☜
☞ FILM ☜
☞ FAIRYTALES ☜
☞ MYTH ☜
☞ MAGIC ☜

An exceptional experience of the inexplicable curated and hosted by Jacquelyn Marie Shannon, with performances by:

ACT 1 (8pm): Robert Leslie, Stephanie Guedalia, Spencer Arthur Hanvik & Garrett Miller (Confetti Armor), Rebecca Lloyd-Jones and Noemi Segarra, Jamie Lerner, Chris Carlone, Nathan Dufour Oglesby (SirKn8)

ACT 2 (9:30pm): Leah Marie Beltran, Jonathan Kopp, Darcey Leonard, Gregory Alexander, Jason Trachtenberg, Lindsee Lonesome, Liza Buzytsky, Omer Gal & Jacquelyn Marie Shannon (Cookie Tongue)

Pre-show stylings by Kimberly Himelman and Justin Weber

September 22, 2016
8-11:30pm
The Wild Project
195 E 3rd St, New York, NY 10009
http://thewildproject.com/

$10-$20, sliding scale
Tickets: https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/cal/621
2 entry times :
ACT 1: 8pm
ACT 2: 9:30pm

Ticket includes both acts. You can stay for one or both!

 

Stevphe the Young Squid performs at Circus of Dreams!

September 14th
at Circus of Dreams

in Bizarre Bar! 

 

photo credit

Stevphe will be looking at you looking looking at her looking at him looking at her looking at me.

Performing Something!

September 13 at 7pm
at Queen’s Tavern

 

photo credit

Stevphe performs at Queen’s Tavern.

 

50 Shades of Graves

September 6th-8th at 6:30pm
at Playwrights Horizons Theater School

50 Shades of Graves is sex frustrating and confusing you? Stroll on over to our classroom for some learning and games! Let us take you on a silly journey of carnal knowledge through song, dance, hand motions, games, and even more… Come play Vagina Jeopardy, Guess The Consent, learn about the perils/joys of sexting, meet some infections, the fun goes on and on…!

first produced in November 2015 in the black box at 440 studios, in association with playwrights horizons theater school at nyu tisch

featuring  Cassidy Dawn Graves, Caitlin Cobb-Vialet, Sara Kommer, Neo Cihi, Meg Comerford
stage managed by Caitlin Moore
assistant direction and sound design by Stephanie Guedalia, scenic design: Benjamin Pitt, props design: JB Douglas, asst props design: Isabelle Fenn, lighting design: Richard Platt, asst lighting: Anna Needham, costume design: Jessica Dukatt, media design: Jaye Hunt

promo photos by Anthony Disparte, production photos by Erin McGrath.

 

Cluster-What?

August 26th at 10:30pm
at the Experimental Comedy Gallery

 

A PERFORMANCE FART/COMEDY/AND WHAT? VARIETY SHOW

tickets available: here

 

Am I Write Ladies

August 25th at 8:30pm
at the Glove

Am I Write, Ladies?: BIRTHDAY BASH!

an evening of new work by women and gender non-conforming artists about birthdays, parties, and celebrations!

in honor of AIWL’s SECOND BIRTHDAY

featuring performance by:

Kaela Mei-Shing Garvin (kappa gamma BIRTHDAY!!!)
Becca Bernard (a notorious strong woman)
Chandler/Eliah Eason (one body, many voices)
Jacquelyn Marie Shannon (cake batter verse)
Katherine (musical sea mist lovechild)
Cerebral Pussy (a nude deal)
Rachel Kaly (jokin’)

and gaze upon umbilical sculptures, draping installations, painted otherworldly bodies and more with visual art by:

Kristen Racaniello
Dina Levy
Stephanie Guedalia
Mina Walker
Piera
Kali Mon
Kellie Ann Krouse
Mandy U. Wright

and take a visit to rebecca richards’s special sparkle planet, featuring biodegradable glitter bioglitz!

plus CAKE AND OTHER SURPRISES

at The Glove (the snazzy new space from the folks at Bohemian Grove)
2913, 885 Lexington Avenue in Brooklyn (C to Utica or J to Gates)
8:30pm doors, 9:00pm show

~NEW~ $10 advance tix (advance buyers also get a goodie bag + elevated self-worth!)
$7-10 sliding scale at the door (roll dice, pay the price)

Skippiddy doo da! From the producers of “Wednesdays With Weddings,” “Wednesdays With Wormholes” and “Rambo: First Blood” comes “Wednesdays With Westerns!” A fantabulous interactive art experience that will make you feel like kicking saloon doors, spitting a mouthfull of tobacco on the floor and yelling “There´s a new sheriff in town!”

And the sheriff could be you (if you play your cards right)! Just participate in the myriad of western-themed games and dance competitions we´ll have and you´ll even be able to throw people in jail! What funnnnnn!!!!

Here´s some of the acts and activities we´ll have:
Horseshoes!
Square dancing competition
Western Butoh with Jacquelyn Marie Shannon
Cigarrette-rolling contest
Photobooth (with costumes)
Hog-tying contest!
Live music
Live painting
Brothel of the Mind!
And much much morrrrrrrreeee!!!!!

Come in a western-themed costume and get a free shot of whiskey or tequila!

Party starts at 7pm SHARP (even must finish at 10pm so come earrrrly!!)

Door: $7

 

Rite of Summer

July 30th and 31st
at the Living Gallery

 

Music by:

Bootblacks•NIGHTPOWERS•M.Lamar•Sto Len•Concetta Abbate•Lenna Pierce•Matthew Allan•Shayne Bovell•Heidi Lorenz Wettach•Vyy & more

Performance by:

Abby Price & Kristen Delillo•Marie Ségolène•Stephanie Guedalia•Shirah Perry & Owen Ross & more

Art by:

Grace Lang•Ian Pyper•Laura Duvall•Gianna Leo Falcon•Marcus Dean Kitchen•Leah Wellbaum•Tiffany Helms•Dina Levy•Brandon Perdomo & more

 

JeWitch Study Series at the Tarot Society!

July 23 at 2-4pm

August 20 at 12-2pm

at Tarot Society Gallery & Reading Room

 

This study series will explore the genderQ, sexualityQ, femme, priestess, goddess, witchy, and pantheist aspects of ancient and current Hebrew tradition.

Facilitating the discussion and providing materials will be Stephanie Guedalia. Stephanie, or Stevphe, is a queer woman and ex orthodox Jewess. She’s studied Judaism her whole life, inheriting wisdom and text study from her learned mother and father.
She’s studied at the South Peninsula Hebrew Day School, the Maimonides Jewish Day School, the Emunah Ve Omanut Seminary in Jerusalem, the queer and feminist Yeshivat Hadar seminary, and has traveled meeting Rabbis, thinkers, and scholars discussing, faith, queerness, text and beyond.
Come join us. Come learn. Let’s explore our curiosities and gain access to some super gay knowledge.

 

Re-Enactment of Hugo Ball

July 20th at 9pm
at On the Fritz

in Bizarre Bar! 

 

Happy Dada birthday!!!
Stevphe the squid will be performing as Hugo Ball…bwhahahaha….

as part of On the Fritz’s Dada Art Movement’s 100th Year Birthday Partay!~~~~

 

Stevphe the Young Squid performs at Circus of Dreams!

July 6 at 9pm
at Circus of Dreams

in Bizarre Bar! 

 

 

Imaginary Musical

Third Wednesday of Every Month

at Bizzare Bar! (8:30 doors)

 

A fun musical about a little girl and her imaginary friends who slowly driver her insane.

 

Pairs N’ Pears

Last Wednesday of Every Month

at Muchmore’s at 9pm (8:30 doors)

This Month Moved to Tuesday

 

a new monthly show where there are
PAIRS of genres
PAIRS of artists
and PEARS
hosted by Squidssidy, a PAIR of bandmates (Cassidy Dawn Graves and Stephanie Guedalia)
$5 suggested donation to benefit CAIR-New York and Trans Assistance Project (Digital donations accepted: Venmo @Cassidy-Graves, Squarecash $CassidyGraves)