Justin Vivian Bond
House of Whimsy Jun 21, 2019
GET TICKETS The Merrill
Fri, Jun 21, 8 PM
An alluring, edgy, and irreverent evening of Seattle’s own queer spirit leaders and cutting edge culture warriors —selected and introduced by Mx Justin Vivian Bond. Established favorites mingle with talented newcomers in a program of variety acts including performances by Mx Bond themself.
Cabaret Seating: Get close to the action with an onstage table for four! Each table receives a complimentary bottle of bubbly.
Gen Adm - Premium: Secure your seats in the first 3 rows
Gen Adm - Premium: General admission seating
Mx Justin Vivian Bond is a trans-genre writer, singer, painter, and performance artist living in New York City. As a performer both on and off-Broadway, Mx Bond has received numerous accolades, winning an Obie (2001), a Bessie (2004), a Tony nomination (2007), The Ethyl Eichelberger Award (2007), The Peter Reed Foundation Grant, and a New York Foundation for the Arts Grant for Artists. V authored the Lambda Literary Award winning memoir TANGO: My Childhood, Backwards and in High Heels (The Feminist Press, 2011). Films include John Cameron Mitchell’s filmShortbus (2006), Sunset Stories (2012), Imaginary Heroes(2004), and Fanci’s Persuasion (1995). Solo exhibitions of JVB's watercolors, sculptural installations, and live art have been been presented by Participant, Inc. (NYC, 2011), Art Market Provincetown (2014), and Vitrine (London, 2015). V’s released albums include Kiki and Herb: Do You Hear What We Hear?, Kiki and Herb will Die for you at Carnegie Hall, Dendrophile, and Silver Wells.