The Advocate calendar.February 27-March 13
27 Elizabeth Taylor Her $40,000 check to the New Orleans AIDS Task Force was just the latest act of kindness from the longtime humanitarian, who turns 75 this day.
3 Blades Against AIDS The Madison Gay Hockey Association is throwing an open skate fund-raiser for the AIDS Network, a resource for HIV-positive Wisconsinites. Lace up and do your part: www.madisongayhockey.org/bladesagainstaids
VIVIENNE WESTWOOD: 36 Years in Fashion March 3-June 10, San Francisco The newly rebuilt de Young museum will house over 150 items from Westwood, the British designer behind the Sex Pistols' perfectly disheveled punk look and the ball gowns that reigned in the '80s.
WACK wack Slang
A person regarded as eccentric.
adj. wack·er, wack·est
Very bad: walked out of a really wack movie. ! Art and the Feminist Revolution March 4-July 16, Los Angeles Spanning the years 1965 through 1980--modern feminism's zenith--his Museum of Contemporary Art exhibit includes Judy Chicago's The Dinner Party.
12 The GMHC GMHC Gay Men's Health Crisis (AIDS organization)
GMHC Gay Men's Health Centre (HIV/AIDS organisation, Melbourne, Australia)
GMHC Greater Manchester Hazards Center Ltd Heroes Honors The Gay Men's Health Crisis The Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) is a non-profit, volunteer-supported and community-based AIDS service organization that has led the United States in the fight against AIDS. marks its 25th anniversary with a charity dinner at New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of City's Pier 60.
13 Shortbus For anyone too shy to view John Cameron Mitchell's sex opus in the theater, the day has come--March 13 marks the film's DVD DVD: see digital versatile disc.
in full digital video disc or digital versatile disc
Type of optical disc. The DVD represents the second generation of compact-disc (CD) technology. release.
STAR WARS: Where Science Meets Imagination Currently running through April 29, Los Angeles Through interactive exhibits the California Science Center The California Science Center (sometimes spelled California ScienCenter) is a state agency and museum located in Exposition Park, Los Angeles. Billed as the West Coast's largest hands-on science center, the California ScienCenter is a public-private partnership between the State demonstrates how George Lucas's ideas may one day become reality.