TransVisionaries is a Bronx monthly live performance series featuring cabaret singers, poets, comics, musicians, dancers and performers who identify as Transgender and/or Gender Non-conforming. BAAD! presents free, open to the public performances at restaurants and cafes in the South Bronx and turns them into one-night arts centers. Eat dinner, have a drink and experience the artists shine.


TransVisionaries is supported by The Lincoln Center Cultural Innovation Fund. The Lincoln Center Cultural Innovation Fund is generously supported by The Rockefeller Foundation and administered by Lincoln Center. 


SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 | 7PM

SAM'S SOUL FOOD

598 GRAND CONCOURSE

BRONX, NY 10451 


Critically acclaimed Michael Michelle Lynch brings a dazzling evening of music, song, storytelling and sass, accompanied by pianist Steven Kaufman.

Gerard Minaya (he/him/they)

Programming Associate

gerard@baadbronx.org





TRANSVISIONARIES 2019

​ 2474 Westchester Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461  718-918-2110

​ Home of Arthur Aviles Typical Theatre and The Bronx Dance Coalition

MONDAY, AUGUST 19 | 7PM 

BOOGIE DOWN GRIND CAFE

868 HUNTS POINT AVE.

BRONX, NY 10474


An exciting line-up of musicians that go from folk to funk to hip-hop including Auset Bennu, Apollo Flowerchild and Zyi Namaste.

TUESDAY, JUNE 25 | 7PM 

MOTT HAVEN BAR & GRILL

1 BRUCKNER BLVD. 
BRONX, NY 10454


Javon Egyptt hosts an evening of performance and film including “Happy Birthday Marsha” and “Atlantic is a Sea of Bones” by Tourmaline, and “Bubby & Them” by Je'Jae Daniels, with performances by Egyptt and Chanel Lopez.​

SUNDAY, AUGUST 4 | 7PM  

CHARLIES BAR & KITCHEN
112 LINCOLN AVE.
BRONX, NY 10454


The beloved and celebrated Barbra Herr leads a night of cabaret music with a guest performance by Suggapie Koko.




MONDAY, JULY 8 | 7PM 

BOOGIE DOWN GRIND CAFE

868 HUNTS POINT AVE.
BRONX, NY 10474


An amazing mix of work by poets and writers Nahshon Dion Anderson, Jeanne Bailey, Jimena Lucero and Jasmine Reid. Hosted by the one and only Linda LaBeija.