Topics :: women

LA Women's Theater Festival Holds Empowerment Day

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Aug 21, 2014
On August 23 in Los Angeles' Fremont Centre Theatre, solo performers will come together with experts in their field for the day-long Los Angeles Women's Theater Festival Second Annual Solo Performer Empowerment Day.

5 Funny Females Returns to Boston

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Aug 18, 2014
On August 19 and 20, the comic antics of 5 Funny Females returns to Boston for two evening shows at Laugh Boston.

Bossed Up Teaches Women to Balance Career and Wellness

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 13, 2014
Emilie Aries new career coaching business Bossed Up shows women how to find a healthy balance between their career and their personal life.

Circuit Festival Fires Up Barcelona

By EDGE | Monday Aug 11, 2014
The Barcelona Circuit Festival promises to be a week-long gay and lesbian celebration packed with culture, clubbing and certainly more than a fair share of sultry and sexy women. The Girlie Circuit runs August 12-17.

Dinah Hosts Gay Games 9 "Victory Party"

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
On August 13, the legendary Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend -- the biggest lesbian event of its kind in the world -- will host the only official Gay Games-sanctioned women party in Cleveland, Ohio.

The 'Wonder' Women

By Michael Cox | Friday Aug 1, 2014
The talented group of women in Titanic Theatre Company's production of David Lindsay-Abaire's 'Wonder of the World' struggle to stand apart and make art in a market where the rolls are limited and the competition is stiff.

Twin Oaks Hosts Annual Women's Gathering

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Jul 31, 2014
This year marks 30 years of women coming together for the Twin Oaks Women's Festival, with workshops, yoga, drumming, dance, song, sweat lodges, mud pits and more.

Growing the Flock: Lesbian Pastor Yvonne Harrison Starts a Family

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
Pastor Yvonne Harrison of the Pentecostal Restoration Temple Ministries

Older Lesbians Gather in Oakland

By Matthew S. Bajko | Friday Jul 25, 2014
A national organization for lesbians age 59 and older is hosting its biennial gathering in Oakland this weekend as it marks its 25th anniversary.

PWN-USA Joins Merck for National HIV Campaign "I Design"

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jul 18, 2014
In an effort to encourage people living with HIV to speak to their doctors about their current treatment, the Positive Women's Network - United States of America (PWN-USA) has teamed up with Merck to launch "I Design," a national HIV educational campaign.