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Ceremony Will Be Held At

 

UPCOMING PERFORMANCES

 

Queer X Euro Tour
A Funeral of Global Proportions.

Amsterdam tba
July 20 - 22, 2009

Paris tba
July 23 - 25, 2009

Funeral excerpt: Ritual
Femina Potens, SF -
November 2009 tba

The Eulogies
Marking the 4th year,
a birthday/anniversary/death of twincest.
November 2009 tba

 

 

 

 

 


PAST PERFORMANCES, RIP

Art House
Twincest does Late 60's Performance Art [Porn] in Madison Young's Art House, screening at Femina Potens Thursday May 14th 2009

15 Minutes
twincest twincest in pergatory: we're dead and our corpses haunt where all dead art goes... the museum.

deYoung, tomb of art that once was, now rotting in a hermetically sealed, corporately branded coffin. Come mourn the death of art. Bring your cameras and favorite body fluids.

twincest merges, marries and zombie brides will invite you to dance.

Sadie Lune, Lula Mae Day Featuring: fAction, twincest, Heather Woodrich

What the epitaph says:
Friday, May 8th, 2009. 6:00pm- 8:45pm
De Young Museum. San Francisco, CA
Wilsey Court. Mural Gallery. Koret Auditorium

Untitled
An interactive. there will be treats from our past performances, and everyone will have a hand at bashing the benefit with twincest.

OLD SCHOOL/NEW RULES
A benefit bash for Jess Curtis Gravity
Saturday January 24, 8pm
CounterPULSE, 1310 Mission Street (at 9th), San Francisco, CA 94103
CounterPULSE Theater
Jess Curtis Gravity

A multi-generational roster of all-stars from San Francisco and beyond come out to support Jess Curtis/Gravity’s upcoming 2009 San Francisco Season and you’re invited.

Art, Party and Delectable Tidbits of Dance, Improvisation and Body-based Performance from

Sara Shelton Mann, Jess Curtis, Keith Hennessy, Scott Wells, twincest, Praba Pilar and John Jasperse (NY).

Don’t miss this rare chance to catch three of the original members of San Francisco’s seminal Contraband on stage together for the first time in years. Be thrilled by the high flying, breathtaking dance of Scott Wells and Dancers, and the polypmorphous precision of John Jasperse from New York. Radical twincest and Techno Goddess Praba Pilar round out the program with cutting edge art for the next generation.

2Q1C Two Queers One Cup: Death can wait another year. twincest celebrates existance.
A multi-media piece.

Thursday Nov 6th at 8PM
TrannyFest 2008
Mama Calizo's Voice Fantasy
1519 Mission Street (between 11th Street and South Van Ness)
San Francisco, CA 94103

Body Shots in honor of Sadie Lune's 30th birthday.

BITTEN!: Lunacy for Queen of the Vamps Sadie Lune's birthday!
Friday October 25th at 8PM
Center for Sex and Culture
1519 Mission Street (between 11th Street and South Van Ness), San Francisco, CA 94103

Vampire Performers, a Biting Booth, Vampy Movies, and so much more! Our own Vampire Queen, Sadie Lune, is celebrating her birthday with us in sexy Undead style. Come indulge in vampire love bites, dress Vampy-y, Goth-y, sexy, steampunk-y, Victorian, or your own version of blessedly damned, and revel with us!

Sadie Lune is about to turn another year older and so needs to be immortalized post haste. In order to increase her chances of a long a beautiful future, vamps and vampostors alike are called to duty to feast in the splendor of immortal wretchedness and lay a good chomp on the Queen of the Vamps to help propel her to blood-thirsty eternal youth. Every member of the undead; from old-school to steampunk to hipster to political to glam to hiding-in-the-shadows to trashy -- well, just every sort of bloodsucker welcome. Sexiness, festivity and absurdity will make their appearances. You will love it.

Bloody burlesque
Biting Booth
Sanguine Art
Cutthroat Chanteuses
Fangs, fangs, and more fangs!

Featuring twincest, Lady Monster, Tricksie Treat, Sherilyn Connelly, Miss Bix Jordan, and many more.

Body Shots A VIP performance for Independent Film Channel
Thursday October 2nd at 9PM
Femina Potens, 2199 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
feminapotens.org

IFC (Independent Film Channel) for a show hosted by Dave Navarro.

I Touch Myself A Celebration of National Masturbation Month
Saturday May 3rd at 7PM
(We may not start immediately... so aim for 9pm.)
Femina Potens
2199 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
feminapotens.org

We'll be doing a restaging of UNIsex. Come watch at the opening reception; or see "the remains" through June 1st.

Hope Chest for Amy and Shine's wedding
Sunday, September 16th, 2007
4:00 pm, San Francisco

twincest came up with a wedding gift for one of the sexiest couples they know. Jiz scammed Amy and Shine's images from their myspace accounts, and made pasties out of them for the guests to wear. A photo will be posted soon. They called it, the "Hope Chest" as both Amy and Shine share the middle name of "Hope", and a "hope chest" is given as a dowlry when brides are married.

The Milk Bar (in the Sunshine Biscuit Factory Complex)
Friday, September 14th, 2007
8:00 pm, Oakland

Milk Bar #19 Line Up
Music by: String Ensemble's Dan Plonsey
Performance by: twincest and Dan Carbone
Film/dance by Maxine Moerman and Daniel Konhauser
New video by: Ian Winters

Nude Space Party (a benifit for Femina Poten's Castro relocation)
Saturday, June 30th 2007
7:00pm Art Auction; 9:00pm Performances

Porn Palace
415 Jessie Street (at 5th Street, between Market and Mission), San Francisco, CA 94103

Femina Potens has acquired a brand spanking new space in the Castro at the corner of Sanchez and Market. A space with a lot of history (the old Image Leather store), great visibility, and 4 times the rent! Join twincest in raising some cash at a huge fundraiser at the Porn Palace. This is going to be a really crazy fun event with bondage performance, erotic writers, go go dancers, performance art around every corner, and djs all night and a crazy outer space theme.

art abjects: arts + crafts with Twincest
Thursday, June 28th 2007
7:30pm


Modern Times Bookstore
888 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

Hey Grrrl, come celebrate Pride`07 in style! Multi-media duo twincest will be leading a hands on suvenior-making extravaganza. Some materials will be provided, but participants are encouraged to bring their own gay flare.

DING DONG
Sunday, May 20th, 2007
doors open 7:30pm, performance 8:00pm


Mark I. Chester Studio
1229 Folsom Street, San Francisco

performance by guys of various genders about their not-so private parts
produced by Kirk Read. A Show of Penises crocheted by Jack Davis will be on display.

Fabulous Benefit for CSC and Joe's House of Happy Feet
Saturday, April 7th, 2007 8pm

975 Howard -- a brand spanking new theater space
975 Howard Street (between 5th and 6th), San Francisco CA 94103

With Jackie Strano from The Hail Marys (and her lovely wife Femmepress Shar, if we're lucky!), twincest, Tom Orr of Dirty Little Showtunes, Ryan and Wendy from RAWdance, Raina Bird, and more!! This is going to be a GREAT sshow -- don't miss it! And help CSC and Joe's brand-new performance space (where we will be doing many of our larger cultural events, now that CSC's offices won't hold more than 50 people) catch up after all their move-in expenses!

Femina Potens' Erotic Art Show and Censorship Panel
Friday, February 2nd, 2007 7 - 10 pm

Femina Potens Gallery
465 S. Van Ness (between 15th and 16th), San Francisco CA 94103

Join us for an all star line up of brilliant erotic artists, activists, and pornographers for Femina Potens' Erotic Art Show and Censorship Panel. Featuring Barbara Nitke, Michele Serchuck, Midori, Chanta Rose, Paige White, twincest, and Trouble Royale. Join us for a Visual Art Reception and Panel discussion on erotic censorship.

twincest performs at Good Vibration's Annual Holiday Ball with Keith Henessey and Seth Eisen
Thursday, December 14th, 2006 8pm - 2am

GV Holiday Ball

Twincest: Jez and Shawn: fluidseries

Month of December December 2006 Gallery Hours
"Wearable Art" with Tina Takemoto
Femina Potens Gallery
465 S. Van Ness (between 15th and 16th), San Francisco CA 94103

Thursday November 30th 2006 Doors at 7:00, show at 7:30
"Mixed Fruit"
at El Rio
3158 Mission Street @ Valencia
San Francisco, CA
(415) 282-332

This event will benefit the Loving Day 2007 conference, the nations largest mixed race/transracially adopted conference. On June 12th, 1967, interracial couples won the right to love each other thanks to the Supreme Court decision entitled Loving v. Virginia. Before that date, states had the right to separate and punish interracial couples. These punishments included imprisonment of up to ten years. Violations included marriage, sex, and living together. The Loving Day conference June 21st – 24th in Chicago will commemorate the 40th anniversary of this historic Supreme Court ruling. To get involved with the Loving Day 2007. Conference, email Logan.

24 Hour Show -- Saturday, November 18th at 8pm.

The 24 Hour Show is a group of artists putting themselves under Xtreme conditions as they conceptualize, create, and exhibit the work in a period of 24 hours.

Saturday September 23rd 2006 3:30 - 5:30pm
KSW's APAture
1310 Mission Street (at 9th), San Francisco, CA 94103
Res/Info: info@counterpulse.org or (415) 435-7552

Join us for an afternoon of movement and performance that captures the spirit, color and versatility of the body in motion, from intricately woven fables about sex workers and "comfort" women to Korean mask dance and Hindu fairy tales.

Thursday August 17th 2006 8:00pm
Public VS. Private
Femina Potens Gallery
465 S. Van Ness (between 15th and 16th), San Francisco CA 94103

Friday July 7th & Saturday July 8th 2006 8:00pm
Bare Bones Butoh 4: a benefit for Jen Gwirtz, John Bauman, and their soon-to-be baby.
BBB4: twincest, Molly Barrons, Black Stone Ensemble, Christina Braun, Kara Frame, Jen Gwirtz and baby-to-be, Kat Kresch, Dawn McMahon, Megan Nicely, and Molly Rose
Studio 210, 3435 Cesar Chavez (inset from the corner of Cesar Chavez and Valencia), San Francisco, CA

Bare Bones is a Butoh/performance art/ritual performace showcase/platform for local and international performers to show new works we're in the process of developing, try stuff out, hone our improv chops, redo/revisit material we've done before but want to continue to explore, or even to bring out old favorites we would just like to do again. The audience only pays a minimal fee, so everybody wins! Hosted by a veteran group of Bay Area Butoh performers, Bare Bones Butoh employs the grassroots ethic of working together to sustan our artistic culture.

Saturday July 1st 2006 8:00pm
Dare 5, Silke Z: resistdance, from Cologne–Germany
Guest artists: twincest
CounterPULSE
1310 Mission Street (at 9th), San Francisco, CA 94103

German experiemental performance artist Silke Z. presents a DanceTheaterSoundVideoDjProject connecting artists from Europe with artists from the Bay Area -- Saturday's performance includes "Push" by twincest.

Daring means confronting fear, self-doubt and indifference -- daring and fear are of the same blood. The result of an intensive creation process at CounterPULSE, and part of a multi-year international project, this dance theater piece probes the depths of possibility. The Dare Series perfromances at CounterPULSE are made possible by support from the Goethe-Institut of San Francisco.

Tuesday June 20th 2006 7:30pm
TransForming Community II -- Radar and QCC; Curated by Michelle Tea
LGBT Community Center / Rainbow Room
1800 Market Street, San Francisco, 94102
For more information: 415-865-5555 or qcc@queerculturalcenter.org.

twincest collaborates with Keith Hennessy and Seith Eisen!
A follow-up to the 2005 TransForming Community event, TFC II continues to explore the dialogues happening at the crossroads of trans and queer communities. With all new performers delivering original work, including Simone de la Ghetto, Joan JettBlack, and many others. Curated and hosted by Michelle Tea.

Friday June 9th through Sunday June 11th 2006 8:00pm
Asian American Dance Performances presents
Translations: dancing the intersection of race, gender, and sexuality
CounterPULSE
1310 Mission Street (at 9th), San Francisco, CA 94103
Asian American Dance Performances: Translations

Thursday May 25th 2006 7:00pm
JSDance presents twincest creates [fluidseries] (2nd Showing)
Jon Sims Center
1519 Mission Street (between 11th Street and South Van Ness), San Francisco, CA 94103

Saturday April 29th 2006 7:00pm
Fling Closing Party Reception (This features a video of twincest's March 11th performance)
Space 180 - My Art Fling
180 Capp Street, San Francisco, CA

Thursday April 20th 2006 7:00pm
JSDance presents twincest creates [fluidseries] (1st Showing)
Jon Sims Center
1519 Mission Street (between 11th Street and South Van Ness), San Francisco, CA 94103

Saturday April 15th 2006 8:00pm
STREAM/fest
CounterPULSE
1310 Mission Street (at 9th), San Francisco, CA 94103
CounterPULSE

CounterPULSE brings together choreographers, musicians, spoken word and performance artists for this mixed genre showcase of exciting, experimental, emerging performers. Twincest presents a first taste of the [fluidseries]: bloodpissshitcumspitpussweatandassjuice. This show will sell-out!

Twincest: CounterPULSE: STREAM/fest

Friday March 17th and Saturday 18th 2006 8:00pm
Raw and Uncut!
Shotwell Studios, 3252A 19th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

Saturday March 11th 2006 8:00pm
Fling: Getting it on for Art
SomArts Cultural Center, 934 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94103

Fling is a multidisciplinary art show that tests the act of commitment and the limits of relationships by pairing accepted artists, musicians, filmmakers, writers and performers to collaborate on an imagined "relationship" presented in March 2006. To see more about twincest's artistic pairing, visit: My Art Fling.

Saturday January 7th 2006 7:00pm
twincest performs with the Traveling Erotic Art Show
The Center for Sex and Culture, 398 11th Street at Harrison, SF CA

The Traveling Erotic Art Show is a touring kinky exhibition of curated mixed mediums including live
performance art, video art, and photography on the subjects of kink,bondage, and fetishism. This show includes 10 artists who hail from all corners of our country from NYC to LA to Floridia to Seattle.

Saturday November 30th 2005 8:00pm-12:00am
"Gender Pirates"
at El Rio
3158 Mission Street @ Valencia, San Francisco, CA
punk rock trans queer drag freak hip hop
for all you: freaks, punks, queers, trannies, genderqueers, men, women, genderfuckers, multiples, femmes, intersexies, rockstars, shyboys, skaterz, strippers, activists, workers, artists, felons, and everyone else. --all genders welcome!

Saturday November 19th 2005 8:00pm
Femina Potens Gallery: Sampler presents twincest: LIMERANCE
with special guest Han Pham
465 So. Van Ness @16th St., San Francisco, CA 94103
www.feminapotens.com

Exploring the dynamics of sameness and desire, a multimedia/medium collaboration.
Fighting, fucking, BB guns and matching outfits... not to be missed.

Friday November 4th & Saturday November 5th 2005 8:00pm
"The Passing Show"
CounterPULSE
1310 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
www.counterpulse.org