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Paris is Burning

1 hrs. & 11 mins. Free

Mon, Jun 24th, 2019 @ 7:00 pm


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In the month of June, Virginia Pride has partnered with The Byrd Theatre & Foundation for a queer film series celebrating the LGBTQ+ community.

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Theatrical poster for Paris is Burning
Suggested Donation $4

About This Movie

Directed by Jennie Livingston and originally released in the US on March 13th, 1990


A chronicle of New York City's drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on balls, voguing and the ambitions and dreams of those who gave the era its warmth and vitality.


Dorian Corey, Pepper LaBeija, Willi Ninja, Octavia St. Laurent, Anji Xtravaganza, Venus Xtravaganza, and Venus Xtravaganza