Pride Party+ Saturday Schedule of Events

Saturday, June 19  
11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.  

Join us on-site or virtually for a variety of programs celebrating Pride.  

Free general admission entry to the DMA now requires a timed ticket secured in advance in order to maintain a limited capacity. Reserve your ticket now

 

Available All Day 

DMA Self-Guide 
Use this self-guide to learn about five LGBTQ+ artists in the DMA's collection. Pick up a copy at the DMA Guest Services Desk or download a PDF. A link to the PDF will be available soon. 

Aprenda sobre cinco artistas LGBTQ + en la colección DMA con esta guía propia. Obtenga una copia en el mostrador de servicios para huéspedes de DMA o descargue un PDF. Pronto estará disponible un enlace al PDF.

11:00 AM

Testing for Tickets with Abounding Prosperity and Dallas Southern Pride   
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., Flora Street Entrance, DMA  
Stop by the Abounding Prosperity testing truck to get tested for HIV and get a free ticket to Dallas Southern Pride's Mega Party at Gilley's Dallas on Saturday night. 

Art Kit: Pride Portraits 
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m., Flora Street Entrance, DMA 
Pick up a free art kit designed by MariconX artist Jose Villalobos that includes supplies and written instructions on how to create a Pride portrait resist painting. A video tutorial will premiere at 6:00 p.m. and remain available to view afterward. Kits are available on a first-come, first-served basis.  

Obtenga un kit de arte gratuito diseñado por el artista de MariconX, José Villalobos, que incluye suministros e instrucciones escritas sobre cómo crear una pintura resistente al retrato Pride. Un video tutorial se estrenará a las 6:00 p.m. y permanecer disponible para ver después. Los kits están disponibles por orden de llegada. 

Pride Basics 
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m., Flora Street Entrance, DMA 
Show your pride when you purchase a T-shirt from Pride Basics, a 100% LGBTQ+ owned and operated screen printer based in Denton, Texas. You can watch as your shirt is screen printed live on the spot with a Pride-themed design.  

NOON

Virtual Concert: Ah yes, the three genders 
Presented by the Coalition for Aging LGBT 
Noon
Watch Jaime Esposito and Stephen Hall of the Spectrum Ensemble perform Ah yes, the three genders by Alex Temple. Spectrum Ensemble is a percussion duo founded in 2018 by Esposito and Hall to increase Queer representation in classical music. Based in Denton, Texas, the ensemble actively commissions and performs works by Queer composers and raises funds for LGBTQ+ organizations. The video will premiere at noon and remain available to view throughout the month of June.  

Virtual Personal Reading Recommendations by the Dallas Public Library 
Noon–2:00 p.m.  
The librarian is IN and we are here to recommend some awesome books to add to your reading queue for national Pride month. Get suggestions tailored just for you when you chat with a Dallas Public Librarian by clicking here or check out some of our Pride Month reading recommendations in #DPLWhatsNext.

1:00 PM

Virtual Artist Spotlight Talk: Narong Tintamusik 
1:00 p.m.  
Local artist Narong Tintamusik talks about three works in the DMA’s collection that connect to his practice. The video will premiere at 1:00 p.m. and remain available to view afterward. 

2:00 PM 

Film Premier: Make 'em Know It
Presented by United Black Ellument
2:00–3:00 p.m., Horchow Auditorium, DMA 
Watch the premiere of a short documentary about the Kiki Ball scene in Dallas. Following the screening, join director Devin Hulsey and cast members for a Q&A. This event is free but reservations are required. Seating is limited and will allow for social distancing. RSVP here.  

3:30 PM

Virtual Concert: Mi Cosa 
Presented by the Coalition for Aging LGBT 

3:30 p.m. 
Watch Jaime Esposito and Stephen Hall of the Spectrum Ensemble perform Mi Cosa by Wes Montgomery and arranged by Hall. Spectrum Ensemble is a percussion duo founded in 2018 by Esposito and Hall to increase Queer representation in classical music. Based in Denton, Texas, the ensemble actively commissions and performs works by Queer composers and raises funds for LGBTQ+ organizations. The video will premiere at 3:30 p.m. and remain available to view throughout the month of June.  

5:00 PM

Virtual Concert: Dorothy Fragments  
Presented by the Coalition for Aging LGBT 

5:00 p.m. 
Watch Jaime Esposito and Stephen Hall of the Spectrum Ensemble perform Dorothy Fragments by Derek Tywoniuk. Spectrum Ensemble is a percussion duo founded in 2018 by Esposito and Hall to increase Queer representation in classical music. Based in Denton, Texas, the ensemble actively commissions and performs works by Queer composers and raises funds for LGBTQ+ organizations. The video will premiere at 5:00 p.m. and remain available to view throughout the month of June.  

6:00 PM

Virtual Art Kit Tutorial 
6:00–6:30 p.m. 
Follow along as MariconX artist Jose Villalobos demonstrates how to create a Pride portrait resist painting. Pick up a kit at the DMA between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 19, that includes supplies, or gather your own supplies and access the written instructions via a link that will go live on June 18. The video will premiere at 6:00 p.m. and remain available to view until June 30.

6:30 PM

Virtual Concert: Maria 
Presented by the Coalition for Aging LGBT 

6:30 p.m. 
Watch Jaime Esposito and Stephen Hall of the Spectrum Ensemble perform Maria by Leonard Bernstein and arranged by Hall. Spectrum Ensemble is a percussion duo founded in 2018 by Esposito and Hall to increase Queer representation in classical music. Based in Denton, Texas, the ensemble actively commissions and performs works by Queer composers and raises funds for LGBTQ+ organizations. The video will premiere at 6:30 p.m. and remain available to view throughout the month of June.  

 

View the schedule of events for Sunday, June 20, and our virtual anytime Pride programming