Join the Smithsonian’s Pride Alliance to kick off Pride month with Project Pride – a virtual concert and time capsule of LGBTQ+ culture.
Smithsonian’s Project Pride is a virtual concert and digital time capsule celebration of LGBTQ+ Heritage, Culture, and History featuring LGBTQ+ musicians, artists, and allies, as well as highlights from the Smithsonian collections.
Hosted by Ari Shapiro and featuring (in alphabetical order): Alex the Astronaut, Big Freedia, Bright Light Bright Light, Cameron Esposito, CLAUD, Dorian Electra, Girl in Red, Indigo Girls, Jake Shears, Joy Oladokun, Kat Cunning, Madame Gandhi, mxmtoon, Nakhane, Pabllo Vittar, Pet Shop Boys, Roxane Gay, Rufus Wainwright, SOKO, Tig Notaro & Stephanie Allynne, Tunde Olaniran, VINCINT and more.
The broadcast is free and open to the public online and will air on YouTube on 5/31. Registration is not required.
Funding for the Project Pride broadcast was provided by the Secretary of the Smithsonian and the Smithsonian National Board.