Events

Out the Box

Late night events have that frisky, spontaneous, verboten feeling: Who will be there? What’s gonna happen? Will someone show up with doughnuts? And so it’s even more fun to anticipate a relatively new happening, as the unpredictability quotient climbs satisfyingly. The latest late show at Space 55 is Out the Box, which focuses, says the Internet, on “marginal voices – the LGBTQ community, women, people of color, and others.” Can’t get enough of that – and we’re promised music, comedy, spoken word, and shenanigans. It’s hosted by Joy Young, “Phoenix's only queer circus-poet” – which seems a bold claim. Or, in this case, an italic claim.

The next box will be outed at 10:30 p.m. Friday, March 27, at 636 East Pierce Street. Tickets are $5. Visit www.space55.org.


Fri., March 27, 10:30 p.m., 2015
KEEP PHOENIX NEW TIMES FREE... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Julie has written for the Night & Day events calendar section since 2005. As a student at Arizona State, she received the Glendon and Kathryn Swarthout Creative Writing Award and the Theatre Medallion of Merit.
Contact: Julie Peterson