The Richmond Comedy Coalition host Magnolia Jackson Pickett Burnside for this month’s edition of Richmond Famous at Gallery5. Local celebrities share their stories that get twisted into improv comedy. 8:30 p.m. $7, $5 for students.
The Gay Community Center of Richmond and Metropolitan Community Church hosts its second annual Equality For All Festival in remembrance of the Stonewall riots. The day includes arts, crafts, non-profit vendors and more. 10 p.m. – 6 p.m. Free.
CultureWorks brings together the area’s top arts and cultural organizations at the Science Museum of Richmond. Learn about each organization’s offerings and opportunities for membership. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Free.
We can’t think of a better way to round out the weekend than to see drag queens in fisticuffs. See Sharon Husbands take on Natasha Carrington at Babes of Carytown. Stick around for a tea dance and drag bingo. 4 p.m. Free. 18+
While narratives on trans rights and issues are starting to appear in the broader media, it is still uncommon for these stories to be painted in a positive light. Often, there will be sad stories of violence or crass comedic comments made against the trans community instead of the breadth of stories that get told [...]