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Center Arts is the home for our arts and cultural programs. This includes the Reel Affirmations Film Festival (, the OutWrite LGBT Book Festival (, the Capturing Fire Poetry Slam (, and the DC Queer Theatre Festival ( The DC Center has displayed the work of visual artists including: Scott Brooks, Jeff Morin, Tim Tate, Michael Torra, John Borstel and Jorge Neyra.

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Fade to Hot: Writing Sex Scenes

Want to get your juices pumping and going (to your brain) to open up your writing creativity? Authors D. Jackson Leigh and David Swatling.....
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Batty Bwoy: Book Reading with Max-Arthur Mantle

Join us for a reading and discussion of the book Batty Bwoy with author Max-Arthur Mantle. Thursday May 28th from 6:00 PM to 8:00.....
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How to Transform Your Words into a Multi-Media Experience: Bringing Literary Expression into the 21st Century

When: Saturday, August 1st from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM Where: 2000 14th St NW, Suite 105, Washington, DC, 20009 Performance art has been the.....
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Reel Affirmations Screens Robin Williams' Final Film "Boulevard"

Robin Williams' Final Feature Film "Boulevard" In honor of Robin's last film we are working on a possible Q&A/panel discussion with a member of.....
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Jonn Marc Presents Square

When: May 30th, 6 - 9 PM Where: 2000 14th St NW, Suite 105 Washington, DC, 20009 Local artist Jonathan Marc Wille, know by.....
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Alchemy: A Trans Poetry Reading featuring Lady Dane Figueroa Edidi

Lady Dane Figueroa Edidi returns to Capturing Fire to once again host the Trans Poetry Reading taking place at the DC Center for the.....
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DC's Different Drummers May Performance

Looking for a fun event as you socialize with friends and meet new people in May! Come hang out with DC Swing band one.....
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This September 9th, PFLAG Metro DC is partnering with Wolf Pack Theatre Company and Community Crisis Services Inc. to bring to the stage for one.....
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Queer Queens Comedy Night

Welcome to a night of fun and laughter! Come spend the night with the reigning Queens of queer comedy Poppy Champlin and Karen Williams on.....
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The DC Center for the LGBT Community
(202) 682-2245
2000 14th Street NW, Suite 105
Washington, DC 20009

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