Queerly Reporting Roundup–Updated!
As the first week of the 8th annual Queerly Festival draws to a close, we updated this roundup of press the fest is getting. We also had some of our artists interviewed, which you can read more about here.
TDF featured not one, but two FRIGID Festivals in their list “10 Summer Theatre Festivals to Try in NYC,” Queerly and The Fire This Time! Of Queerly they wrote, “Put on your lavender-colored glasses for FRIGID New York’s eighth annual Queerly Festival, a grab bag of solo shows, stand-up, improv, drag, even a ditty called Big Gay Love Story, the Musical.” They also shouted out Funny Never Gets Old, Jackson Sturkey and the Big Turn On, and As Sylvia.
In their June 9th article, “GO Out! The Hottest NYC Pride Events & Beyond 2022,” GOMAG: the Cultural Roadmap for City Girls Everywhere featured several of our shows. Shoutouts went out to Funny Never Gets Old, As Sylvia, Man Up, Big Gay Love Story, the Musical, and Thank You for Coming Out.
Hosts Meghan and Holly of the Thesis On Joan podcast put out an episode all out queer-central shows to catch during pride! listen to the whole thing to really fill out your calendar or jump to 01:02:10 to hear about Queerly, including shoutouts to As Sylvia, Books and Burlesque, and Kings. Listen here.
Thinking Theater NYC: News and reviews from New York City’s off-Broadway and independent theater scene, a blog run by local college professors, shared the entire festival lineup with their readers! Check it out here.
In their post “June 2022 New York Theater Openings” New York Theater by Jonathan Mandell included the opening of the festival with special shoutouts to Big Gay Love Story, the Musical, Come What May, and As You Will.
They also featured Queerly in their “Things to Do in NYC This Weekend” roundup for June 17!-19th.
Broadway World was ahead of the curve, posting the festival lineup back in May, in their article “FRIGID New York to Present 8th Annual Queerly Festival.” Big Gay Love Story, the Musical even got their own feature!