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The first worker-owned cooperative nightclub in the US! Keeping san francisco queer since 1966.

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Queens, Kings, and Queers of 2017: the Graduation


You are cordially invited to the 3rd Annual Queens, Kings and Queers Year End Graduation and Showcase, honoring those who matriculated their way through the year and into your hearts.

Sunday, January 28th
9pm-2am, 10pm Showtime
$5 Cover | Free in Drag
The STUD, San Francisco's premiere legacy Queer Bar
399 9th St, SF

with 🎓 Senior Performances 🎓 by:
Cassidy LeBlanc (‘17)
Dusty Mirror / Connor Jacob Tracy (‘17)
Florida Man (‘17)
Frida Mont (‘17)
Iman / Kevin Abrams (‘17)
Jelly Jellyfish / Gelo Giusti (‘17)
Kochina Rude / Cary Escovedo (‘17)
Lisa Frankenstein (‘17)
Lotta Dee / Jeffrey Hodges (‘17)
Mona Roll / Jake Moore (‘17)
Roxxy Sparx / Raquel Ramirez (‘17)
Tsu'nami Mami / Francisco Anchondo (‘17)

+++ don't miss the mid show runway moment, where your performers, divas and kings of 2017 sissy that walk across your favorite SOMA bar, collect those diplomas, and leave the gods gagging +++

🎙 Mistresses of Ceremony 🎙
PTA President: Anomalia Towers (’16)
2017 Valedictorian: Florida Man (’17)

Alumni Sponsors:
Terri Twaught Waffle (‘15)
Cruzin d'Loo (Emeritus)

THE CLASS of 2017:
Florida Man • Kochina Rude / Cary Escovedo • Jelly Jellyfish / Gelo Giusti • Tsu'nami Mami / Francisco AnchondoFrida MontCassidy LeBlanc • Mona Roll / Jake Moore • Dusty Mirror / Connor Jacob Tracy • Roxxy Sparx / Raquel RamirezLisa Frankenstein • Lotta Dee / Jeffrey Hodges • Iman / Kevin Abrams • Dyna Cockus / Dylan McClung • Luna Eclipse / Zack SpeirMary Lou PearlLez PurrLouie Ochoa • Biddie Bee / Nick BiddleAlexis Atauri • Miss Dick Magic / Andy Holliday • Lavender / Corey Rossi • Diamonique / Devlin Shand • Gigi Gemini / Jasmine Aliyah Rodriguez • Barbara / Jason Waters • Sunshine / Jordan Sunshine Bontrager • Early Donatella / Kevin Young • Gigi Bidet / Samuel BerstonPleasure Bynight • Ana Lee / Victor Xiong

🎨 Special Graduation Installation 🎨
Trish: The Dragazine | IG: @trishthedragazine

📸 Official Class Photographer 📸
Lucas Francisco

🎶 DJs 🎶
Maha Wam (Club Poppers)
DJ Dakota Pendent


There are two steps leading up to the club at the entrance on Harrison near Gordon. There's a second entrance that is wheelchair accessible on the corner of Harrison and 9th. If you'd like to use this entrance, you can, at any time, ask the staff at the Gordon entrance to open it up. Or, if you'd rather, please feel free to reach out to us here and we can coordinate to make sure there's somebody stationed at the Ninth Street door for your arrival.

A ramp with a slight incline connects the dance floor and the main bar area. None of the bathrooms are gendered and there is one, larger single-use bathroom. However, none of the restrooms at the moment are equipped with handlebars. The Stud Collective is working to make their bathrooms more accessible in the near future, and we'll be sure and keep our party updated with those details.

Please, if this doesn't provide enough information for you or we've missed something, let us know. We'll get back to you ASAP and post any new info here.

An Interpreter will be provided for this event for performance and stage based shared experiences. If you have any specific accommodations that might otherwise be considered to make an even more inclusive experience, please let us know.


Earlier Event: January 28
The Komedy Kiki
Later Event: January 30
Sing Till It Hurts- Free Karaoke






join us sunday-thursday for the HORNIest queerest happy hour! 5pm-9pm

$5 Cocktails/Craft Beer, $3 Bud/Bud LIghts, $7 Slushees, $8 tecate+espolon shot, $6 specialty cocktail and more!

Plus, $5 Jameson & Espolon Shots

fri & sat  9pm-11pm