Washington [US], May 22 (ANI): American celebrities Billy Eichner, Nancy Pelosi and Amy Poehler, among others, will join The Stonewall Inn in New York, which will soon begin the month of LGBTQ pride with a streaming concert with stars on June 1 to benefit from Stonewall Inn Returns Safe Spaces initiatives.
According to Variety, the Safe Spaces initiative will identify and designate entertainment venues, food and beverage venues, shops, businesses, and other public venues as safe spaces for LGBTQA members of the community.
“The Stonewall Inn is one of the original safe spaces and it’s important that we create more safe spaces for the LGBTQA community across the country,” said Stonewall Inn co-owner Kurt Kelly.
“We need to make sure that public places, shops, businesses, etc., that they say are LGBTQA friendly and that a safe space for the community are working and that they have the policies, procedures and training to make sure they really are a safe and affirmative space for our community, ”said Stacy Lentz, co-owner of Stonewall Inn, who also serves as CEO of the Stonewall Inn Gives Back initiative.
Pride Live has teamed up with Outloud: Raising Voices for the fourth annual Stonewall Day celebration, a three-day concert at the Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles June 4-6.
Adam Lambert will curate and perform at the event, which will also feature Chelsea Clinton, Whoopi Goldberg, Kim Petras, Geena Rocero, Angelica Ross, Rafael Silva, Sam Sparro, Ryan Jamaal Swain, George Takei, VINCINT, Chely Wright and Conchita Wurst. According to Variety, the concert will be produced by Tom D’Angora, Michael D’Angora and Victoria Varela. (ANI)