Decibelle Schedule 2010 Oct 14th-16th

THURSDAY October 14th

Decibelle Festival Kickoff Dance

Party and Girls Rock Chicago Night

With Brilliant Pebbles (Live)

And DJs: Dani Deahl, DJ Code Blue, Young Creature, DJ Ang. G

In Collaboration with Stardust Thurdays / $2 PBR  $3 Berlin Bombs & $6 Jack Daniels.

Berlin 10PM

Tickets $7

954 W. Belmont Ave.

FRIDAY October 15th

Decibelle Film Night:

Objects and Personification

A Night of Ground-breaking Work by Cutting Edge Chicago Contemporary Artists.  This shorts night will address topics from trans-issues to politics of the body and performance politics.  Co-Sponsored by Chicago Filmmakers.  Co-curated by Decibelle and Latham Owen Zearfoss of Chances Dances. 

Featuring work from: Mikey McParlane, Jessie Mott, Steve Reinke, Stephanie Tisza, Beate Geissler, Oliver Sann, Chris Hefner, Lilli Carre, Young Joon Kwak, Deborah Stratman, Buki Bodunrin and Jesse McLean.

Full program below at end of schedule.

***Our film night will also feature a 30 min preview of the film, "Exotic World and the Burlesque Revival!" *Producer Courtey Hermann will be on hand to introduce the film and answer questions after.

Chicago Filmmakers 5243 North Clark Street 7:30 door 8:00 Show Tickets $8 (at door only)

After-Party with Girlshy and Cosmix Fridays with DJ Greg Haus (electronica indie-alternative dance party!) 10PM  Tickets $5  Berlin 954 W. Belmont Ave. 

GIRLSHY is an electro-pop/rock band with influences from Bjork to Bowie.  Comprised of singer/DJ Tawny Newsome (who also sings with Jon Langford of the Mekons and Waco Brothers) and programmer/guitarist Johnny Mathie (who has worked as programmer and DJ for Peter Gabriel on two world tours).  This is going to be a fantastic show you don't want to miss!

SATURDAY October 16th

Nola Sissy Bounce Dance Workshop

The ABC's of P-Poppin' with Altercation!

5-6 pm Admission $5-$20 donation (at door only) @ The Black Noise Productions Space 500 W. Cermak Suite 405 (FREE PARKING) in collaboration with The Savoir-Faire LGBTQ Festival 2010 ***CLICK HERE TO WATCH WHAT ALTERCATION WILL TEACH YOU!

Chicago Reader Presents...The Decibelle Main Event & The Official Margaret Cho After-Party with:

Big Freedia (New Orleans Sissy Bounce) Live w/ DJ Rusty Lazer 5-6Also with Psychedelic electro garage band from Buenos Aires Capsula, electro-robots Anna and the Annadroids and FM Supreme LIVE. And Dj's: Black Gold (Queerer Park), Barbara Butch and Unisexy (Queerer Park), DJ Zebo and Bblyss’s DJ Rhated R Hosted by Jessica Halem 9:30pm

Tickets $10  Purchase HERE

@Subterranean 2011 West North Avenue Chicago

Click here to watch Big Freedia on Carson Daily!

8:00 Margaret Cho's Cho Dependant Tour

Chicago Theater 8pm 175 N. State Street  Chicago Tickets $28+

Offical Margaret Cho After-Party with Nola Sissy Bounce! (SEE DETAILS ABOVE)

9:30pm Tickets $10  Purchase HERE


2011 West North Avenue


Bounce After Party with DJ’s Popstatic & Konsept

$5 cover  Evil Olive  3am-5am 1551 West Division Street  Chicago, IL


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Festival Videos

Team Dresch

Leslie and the ly's

Nina Hagen


Dollly Parton Tribute

Intro Video

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