October 13, 2018 at 11:21 am EST | by Mariah Cooper
Gay Men’s Chorus hosts ‘Ropeburn 2’
Ropeburn 2, gay news, Washington Blade

Dax ExclamationPoint will host Ropeburn 2. (Photo courtesy GMCW)

The Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington presents “Ropeburn 2: Guardians of Equality,” a cosplay event, at SAX (734 11th St., N.W.) on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 6:30 p.m. 

“RuPaul’s Drag Race” alum Dax ExclamationPoint will host the event. Fandoms ranging from sci-fi and fantasy to anime and gaming will be represented through cosplay burlesque, artist meet-and-greets and a cosplay competition. There will also be performances by 17th Street Dance and aerialists, a panel discussion on the intersection of LGBT identity and fandom and a dance party. The panel discussion kicks off at 7 p.m. followed by performances at 8:30 p.m. The cosplay show and contest is at 9:30 p.m. All are welcome. Costumes are encouraged. Tickets are $80. 

For more details, visit gmcw.org/season-shows/ropeburn. 

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