July 5 – August 2
at Dixon Place
161A Chrystie Street, NYC
The 23rd Annual HOT! Festival brings theater, music, dance, puppetry, performance art & homoeroticism for the whole family!
Wednesdays at 10pm in the Lounge
Thursday, July 24, 7:30pm
A dark comedy that pushes a gay man’s buttons, to help secure and justify another person’s homophobia.
Thursday, July 24, 9:30pm
With a little lube, I can cry pretty much instantly.
Friday, July 25, 7:30pm
Depth Perception is a self-exploratory solo play about how hitting rock bottom can bring about a magical change of perspective.
Saturday, July 26, 7:30pm
Makin’ coin, starting riots and other fierce and fabulous West Village stories.
Monday, July 28, 7:30pm
HOT! Festival Chicken- Fried Ciccone: A Twangy True Tale Of Transformation Performed by J.Stephen Brantley
J.Stephen Brantley cleans up his act in Chicken-Fried Ciccone, a recovery cabaret.
Wednesday, July 30, 7:30pm
HOT! Festival Three Months With Pook Written by Jack Feldstein, Directed and Produced by Lauren Sagnella
A Jewish Gay Guy + Jewish Lesbian + Love = a humorous adventure about friendship, love, and abuse.
Thursday, July 31 at 7:30pm
Friday, August 1 at 9:30pm
Saturday, August 2 at 7:30pm
A dark one-woman musical that combines original songs and projections to tell the story of two queers who escape a life of violence for Hollywood.
Friday, August 1, 7:30pm
Gershwin Live at Dixon Place St Fortune Presents: Improvisensational #3 Whiskey Jack Edition Featuring the St Fortune Collective and the cast of WHISKEY JACK
An improvised multimedia romp through the abstract world of St Fortune’s mind.
Monday, August 4, 7:00pm
New York Comics & Picture- story Symposium with Sophia Wiedeman & Anna Raff featuring Sophia Wiedeman & Anna Raff
In its third year, the New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium is weekly gathering of artist, writers, and scholars working in various text-image forms, ranging from comics creation to visual narrative, history, and scholarship, started by cartoonist Ben Katchor.
The Lounge is not only a friendly neighborhood pub but also the first stop for theater patrons on their way into the main stage. You can even take your drinks into the theater, or stay put and catch free readings or live music while enjoying your hand-crafted cocktails! And know that every drink directly supports our artists and programs. Open Monday – Saturday at 6pm.