Making a Scene
by Gabi Horn
Spring flings: From a Broadway benefit to a White House political funeral
1. Rebel YELL: Karen Ramspacker of YELL (Youth Education Life Line) was one of 12 arrested for disrupting a New York City Board of Ed meeting to demand condoms in high schools.
2. Love for Sale: Hot revelers showed off their wares at AIDServe Indiana’s 15th annual Garage Party.
3. Got a Light?: San Francisco supervisor Tom Ammiano (r.) marched in the city’s 15th International AIDS Candlelight Memorial.
4. Hey Diddle, Diddle: Pink ladies at Broadway Bares VII’s Peep Show raised $154,000 reinventing Mother Goose rhymes for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
5. Can We Walk?: Joan “Circuit Bitch” Rivers, actor Matthew Broderick and recording queen Ednita Nazario at GMHC’s 13th annual AIDS Walk.
6. Dying for a Cure: In June, 200 activists attended ACT UP/DC leader Steve Michael’s political funeral at the White House with his lover, Wayne Turner, and mother, Barbara Michael.
7. Art 101: POZ contributing photographer John Dugdale exhibited his work, “In the Fullness of Time,” at a Connecticut gallery.