Tickets & Events

My People Queer Arts

KST Presents

November 16 - 17, 2018 | 8:00pm

Friday – Saturday, November 16 – 17, 2018
8pm / KST’s Alloy Studios
5530 Penn Ave

A platform for our local artists to share and express themselves through whatever artistic practice they might choose, in order to highlight the many stories” – QueerPGH

Calling all LGBTQ+ artists, allies and advocates, it’s time to celebrate. Now in its 10th iteration, My People is an annual series that explores the lives of queer people of color through award-winning films, community conversations and performances. Inspired by KST’s namesake Billy Strayhorn, My People charts the rich contributions and continued resilience of the LGBTQ+ community, and offers a platform for new works and alternative perspectives that demonstrate a strong, active and vibrant community.

Full festival schedule to be announced.


Interested in participating in this years My People Queer Arts? We are currently accepting applications artist of all disciplines to join us.

Eligible artist must meet the below criteria.

  1. Reside in the Pittsburgh area.
  2. Be invested in presenting work that explores themes of humanities, technology, and/or social practice using a multi-disciplinary approach
  3. Identify as LGBTQ or Gender Non-Conforming.

Application Deadline is Monday, October 22, 2018

Learn More & Apply Here!