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Redlight Chicago Sex Worker Performance Series, vol. 2
December 19, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST$5 – $10
Join SWOP-Chicago and Agitator Gallery for another evening of diverse and fabulous sex-worker talent!
$5-10 suggested donation to support SWOP. (no one will be turned away)
**Sam Bam, filmmaker**
Sam Bam will be screening the first episode of her Dick Wolf reality show, 3AM, as well as her most recent film, The Tinder Trilogy. Afterwards she will compare and contrast the differences in sex worker media representation and the differences in civvy versus sex worker helmed projects projects.
**Willyum LaBeija, performance artist**
Willyum will use this Intensive to depict life experiences while living with PTSD, Anxiety, Bi-Polar/Schizophrenia mental disabilities. Using spoken word artist works along with the Ballroom Scene culture and personal life experiences he takes you through a journey of emotional distress in which these disabilities are created as part of his current research and take advantage of the chance to learn, and grow a full production from the ground up experimenting with new forms of movement art such as color guard. This intensive will develop into a larger project.
**Clitora Leigh & Lavender Vyxn, burlesque drag performers**
Clitora Leigh (they/them) is a Stripper Drag Clown–blending and gender-bending the worlds of drag, burlesque, circus, and sex work. Their work brings levity to the absurdity of gender and its presentation, the fluidity of sexuality and its exploration, and the brutality of the patriarchy and its dissemination. They are a Haus Member of Bad Taste–A Revue of Camp and Queer Variety Performance.
Lavender Vyxn is a modern/contemporary dancer, burlesque performer, and stripper. They perform in various night life venues as well as theatrical stages around Chicago. Their work highlights gender fluidity, body positivity and queer representation. You can see them next at Super Tasty, a sex positive cabaret on Saturday February 15 and ongoing at Rick’s Cabaret.
**Catalina, spoken word performer**
Catalina is a Dominatrix and content producer, as well as a former camgirl. Outside of adult work, she enjoys photography, writing poetry, flow arts, and painting. Her art is inspired by her personal life and experiences.
Suggested donation $5-10, all proceeds to SWOP-Chicago. No one turned away.