Crowned “The BEST LGBTQ Theater Festival in New York!” by The Village Voice, HOT! returns to Dixon Place for its 25th annual NYC celebration of Queer Culture! HOT!, the oldest annual festival of its kind in the world, never stales as its fresh line-up continues to deliver innovative works in theater, music, dance, circus arts, literature, visual art & homoeroticism for the whole family! Festival runs from July 5th – August 13th, 2016, so get your tickets today!
The longest-running annual LGBTQ festival in the world, HOT! has been a pioneer of queer arts & culture for 25 years. Dixon Place is proud that this festival serves as a model for other queer festivals across the globe & offers an artistic refuge to so many passionate voices in our community.
Over the years, HOT! has included such notable performers as Marga Gomez, Reno, Justin Vivian Bond, John Fleck, Kate Bornstein, Lisa Kron, Lea DeLaria, Penny Arcade, Craig Lucas, Samuel R. Delaney, Eileen Myles & Peggy Shaw.
As in past years, 2016 promises to be diverse & inclusive, presenting work that pushes your buttons, stirs your emotions & delivers explicit, flat-out entertainment.
Dixon Place commissioned artist Monstah Black’s HYPERBOLIC! The Last Spectacle is the centerpiece of this year’s HOT! Additional artists TBA!