On Flavorpill: Events Today in NYC, SF, LA, and CHI


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If you’re in New York: Check out a screening of Je, Tu, Il, Elle, a 1974 film by Chantal Ackerman, who also stars as part of writer Sarah Schulman’s Queer/Art/Film series.

• If you’re in Los Angeles: Celebrate the release of NextAid’s charity CD, Funk Aid for Africa, compiled by DJ OBaH, by dancing the night away at Afro-Funke’s weekly Afro-boogie extravaganza.

• If you’re in San Francisco: Check out Pearls Over Shanghai, a revival of the first musical production of San Francisco’s gender-bending troupe, the Cockettes.

If you’re in Chicago: Go see folk-rocker Josh Ritter perform with Cory Chisel & The Wandering Sons. Ritter, who meteorically rose to fame with his 2002 album, Golden Age of Radio, has been compared to the greats Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen.