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

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

TUESDAY, JUNE 26 | 7PM
MOTT HAVEN BAR & GRILL

1 BRUCKNER BLVD

​BRONX, NY 10454


This closing event features actors, movement artists and writers whose dynamic performances are sure to move you. With Michael Michelle Lynch as our emcee and performances by Zave Martohardjono, Sparklez Catiriana Reyes, Tamara Williams, and Kit Yan.


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SUNDAY, APRIL 29 | 6PM

SAM'S SOUL FOOD

598 GRAND CONCOURSE

BRONX, NY 10451 


Critically acclaimed cabaret performer, Michael Michelle Lynch has nearly done it all! Film, theater, playwriting and music are some of the credits to his extensive career. Michael Lynch and accompanist Steven Kaufman present the classics for a night of politically savvy cabaret.  


TUESDAY, DECEMBER 5 | 7PM 

MEXICOSINA

503 JACKSON AVE.
BRONX, NY 10455


The Bronx’s very own Linda LaBeija curates a night of performance. Linda’s work explores the complexities of her experience living as a transgender woman of color, and uplifts the power and artistic expression of Trans Femme people of color.

TUESDAY, MARCH 20  | 7PM 

EYECYCLE AND THE BOOGIE DOWN GRIND

866 HUNTS POINT AVE

BRONX, NY 10474


This night of poets and writers is a glimpse at the incredibly diverse communities of transgender people of color in New York City. We are honored to feature Javon Egyptt as our emcee for the night as performers, Olympia Perez, Jimena Lucero, Linda LaBeija, and Wes Ruiz display their way with words.

Wes Ruiz (he/him/his)

TransVisionaries Coordinator

wes@baadbronx.org





SUNDAY, MAY 20 | 6PM
CHARLIES BAR AND KITCHEN
112 LINCOLN AVENUE 
BRONX, NY 10454


A night of film curated by Black Trans Media presents works of highly influential Black Trans artists and organizers. Black Trans Media disseminates empowering works to combat misrepresentation of trans people in media, while being rooted in the liberation of transgender people of color.




TRANSVISIONARIES 2017

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 11 | 6PM  

MOTT HAVEN BAR & GRILL
1 BRUCKNER BLVD. 
BRONX, NY 10454


Legendary cabaret performer, Barbra Herr teams up with pianist Rachel Kaufman in an evening of song and witty repartee built around love and friendship. Originally from the Bronx, Barbra Herr will grace the stage in the very neighborhood in which she grew up.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 14 | 7PM 

MOTT HAVEN BAR & GRILL

1 BRUCKNER BLVD. 
BRONX, NY 10454


This kick off event features a combination of powerhouse performers presenting a variety of artistic mediums all by Transgender and Gender-Nonconforming-identified artists of color. Barbara Herr emcees a night with a movement piece by Linda LaBeija, a short film by Seyi Adebanjo, comedy by Jes Tom and writing by Nahshon Anderson.

SUNDAY, JUNE 3 | 6PM
EYECYCLE

866 HUNTS POINT AVE
BRONX, NY 10474 


Join us for a night of music and movement with innovative and provocative performers. Mia Kang serenades us with music, x rance and NIC Kay moves us with performance art, and Red Rafa revs us up with rap.



TransVisionaries is a first-ever, 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 this 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.