Twisted Love

TWISTED LOVE Feb 10th @ the Hofheimer Building “Love is like a flame, it burns you when it’s hot/Love hurts/Ooh love hurts” But IS it better to have loved than to have never loved at all?? We are seeking sorrowful (or sardonic, cynical or maybe just surprise) tales of love gone awry: whether it was…

THE PEOPLE vs THE WAR ON DRUGS

PEOPLE vs THE WAR ON DRUGS Jan 7th @the Hofheimer Building The war on drugs has devastated lives and communities for decades. Marijuana Justice VA (MJVA), has been part of the movement to bring reconciliation and redemption to antiquated and racist policies that have led to incarceration and trauma for so many folks. Join us…

(chance) ENCOUNTERS

(chance)ENCOUNTERS Dec 3rd @the Hofheimer Building Oh, wow, funny running into you here! Well, since we’re here, Secretly Y’all happens to be looking for stories for our December 3rd event, the theme is (chance)ENCOUNTERS…so tales of titillating run-ins with that cute neighbor, terrifying experiences with extraterrestrials, and “isn’t this a coincidence” moments that resulted in…

PRIDE & PREJUDICE

PRIDE & PREJUDICE Sept 24 @ Rainbow Ballroom Secretly Y’all is excited to collaborate with Diversity Richmond in presenting PRIDE & PREJUDICE. Normally “Pride & Prejudice” brings to mind Victorian romances and oppressed women with sharp wits. However, at this Pride & Prejudice event there will be no Jane Austen allowed. Each September Virginia celebrates…

HOOK, LINE & SINKER (Harrisonburg)

HOOK, LINE & SINKER July 23 @Pale Fire Brewing Co We asked for fishing stories and we aren’t just talking about fish here – times when what you were trying to catch got caught, times when you caught nothing, times when you caught something entirely different than you were expecting…What was the worst April Fools…

ILLEGITIMATE

Secretly Y’all presents: ILLEGITIMATE Richmond, VA – July 16th at 7pm, $5 We at Secretly Y’all believe that everyone is legitimate. However systems are set up that dictate what is recognized as good and proper. We are interested in stories of those who have felt ostracized, have been deemed other or not part of, or…

VALLEYS (Harrisonburg)

Harrisonburg, VA – May 13 at 7pm, $5 Benefitting: Blue Ridge Area Food Bank Can’t have an up without a down, right? Mountains wouldn’t look like nothing without some dramatic valleys alongside. Even though, from certain vantage points, you can actually, physically look down on anyone who lives in a valley, life down here can…

THE BEACH

March 25th, 2019 at The Hofheimer Building Benefitting: Virginia Student Environmental Coalition Y’all it’s March. March in Richmond means some general roaring in like a lion, some nice lamb stuff and then…a snowstorm….So we figured we’d do our best here at SY to plan to whisk you away at the end of March to warmer…

CYBERSPACE (Harrisonburg)

March 18th, 2019 at Pale Fire Brewing Co Benefitting: Cat’s Cradle Rescue Stories of your emails, posts, tweets, AIM messages, IG feeds, craigslist adventures, tinder/grinder/christian mingle dates, being trolled or trolling, internet disputes, blogs, userfeeds, etc. etc. In particular we are looking for insight into how to traverse this world wide web- what you gained…