Story District’s Out/Spoken Pride show with host Rayceen Pendarvis returns to the 9:30 Club (815 V St., N.W.) on Saturday, July 6. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the show starts at 9. Parking is $20 and general admission tickets are $25. Both are available on ticketfly.com.
This year marks the ninth anniversary of this collection of humorous and heartfelt true stories that amplifying LGBTQ voices in celebration of D.C. Pride. Featured performers include Charles W. McCaffrey, Beverly White, Tamar Gasko, Shannon England and Charlotte Clymer. Music is by DJ Heat.
Out/Spoken director Phil Branch is a storyteller in multiple genres and his film “Searching for Shaniqua” is an HBO documentary about the impact names have. Branch also teaches writing at Howard University and is in Story District’s 2019 solo show development lab. For details, visit storydistrict.org.