The 2017 Fresh Fruit Festival

The 2017 Fresh Fruit Festival Our 15th Anniversary Begins, at The Wild Project, 195 East 3rd Street Tickets, and full schedule, Here:  > TICKETS < Build Your Own 3 or 4 ticket Series-Package at great discounts. Purchase online or at the box office: 3-TIX $49 or 4-TIX $60:   > PACKAGES < Jump To: Musicals / Cabarets […]

2017 Art Essay

“O wad some Pow’r the giftie gie us To see oursels as others see us!” – Robert Burns Guided at first by Robert Burns’ wish for a gift “to see ourselves as others see us,” we have moved through existential needs for what Malreaux termed “images powerful enough to deny our own nothingness,” and arrive […]

The 2017 Awards Gala!

The 14th annual FRESH FRUIT AWARDS of DISTINCTION A HUGE THANK YOU! – To all who made this event a success: The Artists that are honored; The Artists and Friends who support them; The encouraging people from Bowery Poets Club; And the incredible, tireless, hard-working staff we are so fortunate to have.  WHEN: Monday April 24th, 2017: Reception 6:30 […]

2016 OUTcry art exhibit

All Out Arts has for over a decade presented annual art exhibitions of often profound social significance. Our current presentation fits this mold absolutely. Arts activist Heidi Russell drew our attention to how an emerging liberalism in the West is being challenged by a Draconian backlash against LGBT civil rights around the world. In this battle, as in all […]

Upcoming Events

   UPCOMING EVENTS  August 21 – 31, WILD Project’s East Village Queer Film Festival Details and Tickets:  HERE   (use our code word for 20% off! . . . FRUIT) July 10 – 23, 2017 – FRESH FRUIT FESTIVAL The 15th Anniversary Festival of LGBT Arts, at The WILD Project Theater, 193 East 3rd Street.  Two weeks […]

Join Our Team

The Fresh Fruit Festival is gearing up for its fiercest season yet, and we want you to come along for the ride!  We are actively recruiting volunteers to join our ranks and help make our main-stage season a magical one. Want more info?  Email the Executive Director (exec [at] freshfruitfestival.com) with your Name, Phone Number, and Interest (e.g. Ushering, […]