September 20-23rd, 2018
Check back often! More performer announcements are coming soon!!
Please Note! While we make every effort to be accurate, performers/days/times are subject to change!
- Lift Every Voice! A social justice round robin featuring
Crys Matthews, Natalia Zukerman & Heather Mae
- Mimi Gonzalez
- Krudas Cubensi
- Big Girl Burlesque
- Namoli Brennet
- WOC/NIW Spotlight Stage
- Tracy Walker
- Erin McKeown
- Lourdes Pérez
- Cris Williamson, Barbara Higbie, Teresa Trull: The Reunion Tour
- Reina Williams
- Velvet Hearts Burlesque
Lift Every Voice! A social justice round robin fea…ring Crys Matthews, Natalia Zukerman & Heather Mae
Mimi Gonzalez is a road-tested, high-octane comedian who takes the audience on a wild ride
“Ferron writes of love with the relentless introspection of Leonard Cohen, and, as with classic Bob Dylan, her songs’ tough, questioning attitude sometimes gives way to an unexpected.” – Rolling Stone Magazine
Conscious music from Cuba. Krudas Cubensi.
Odaymara Cuesta and Olivia Prendes are Queer Feminist Afro Cuban Hip Hop MCs, Independent Musicians, Poets, Theater Performers and Educators.
The Big Girl Burlesque is a body positivity troupe which believes size has nothing to do with sexy. We are excited to be returning for our 5th time to the Ohio Lesbian Festival to share our brand of sexy empowerment with you!
Dubbed, “Among the best folk-rock artists in the US” by the Tucson Weekly, singer/songwriter Namoli Brennet has been touring the US since 2003.
Tracy has an amazing facility for finding four leaf clovers. Does that make her a lucky person? Tracy’s not entirely certain
If Lauryn Hill, Lenny Kravitz, Pink and Justin Timberlake could miraculously make a love child, it would be Reina Williams.
The Baltimore native is making noise these days
Erin McKeown is a musician, writer, and producer known internationally for her prolific disregard of stylistic boundaries. Her brash and clever electric guitar playing is something to see.
Lourdes Perez (b. 1961 San Sebastian, Puerto Rico) is a prolific contemporary recording artist, songwriter, composer, arranger, poet, vocalist and guitarist. She is also one of few female decimistas (writers of décima, a specialized form of Spanish poetry). Lourdes’ music – often conjuring comparisons to the soulful world music genres of cante jondo, morna and […]
Back momentarily from New Zealand where she now makes her home, Teresa Trull joins forces with Barbara Higbie and Cris Williamson to share beloved old and new favorites. This trio of friends composed of gutsy blues/rock vocal dynamo
Founded in 2008 by Viva Valezz!, her Velvet Hearts! are an impressive group of queer burlesque, drag, and sideshow performers, with troupe chapters in Columbus (founding troupe) and Cleveland, OH and Pittsburgh, PA
Ruth Barrett is a pioneering musician/priestess and lesbian witch, whose numerous recordings beginning in 1980 with collaborator Cyntia Smith, are among the pioneering musical works in the pagan and Goddess Spirituality Movements.
Nia & Ness are a black, lesbian, dancer-poet performance art duo based in Brooklyn, NY. The duo met and became a couple in 2013, and founded their company in 2016.
Elvira Kurt is a Cannes Award winning, Canadian Comedy Award winning, three-time Gemini Award nominated stand-up comic and Second City veteran whose credits as star, host, guest, writer, creative producer, story editor and or talent director are too many to mention.
B “Wahru” Cleveland has drummed on something since she was a child. She started playing bongos at age 14 and is now considered an accomplished drummer