It’s almost here…
August 21, 2016
6pm: Screening Time
4:30pm: VIP Ticket Holders Reception
The year was 1984. A handful of entrepreneurial women innkeepers in Provincetown, Mass. gathered together with a mission: to figure out how they could entice summer guests back during the seaside town’s offseason. Without the luxury of social media, or even email, the women hand-wrote letters to all their past guests, inviting them to come enjoy the beautiful autumn scenery—with a clambake and some local entertainment thrown in. They called it “Women’s Weekend,” and over the next three decades, it spawned numerous other lesbian gatherings in Provincetown, expanding from modest grassroots beginning to eventually become one of the most popular lesbian events in the world.
CLAMBAKE, an exciting new documentary from award-winning filmmaker Andrea Meyerson, charts the growth of Women’s Week in Provincetown, from its inception to becoming the thriving lesbian mecca it is today. The film takes viewers on a fascinating 30-year journey, through archival footage and photos, interviews with celebrities and founders, and current events and performances, offering a historical—and hysterical—look at what a handful of innovative women can accomplish.
- 4:30-5:30pm VIP Ticket Holders Pre-Screening Hosted Reception with cast, crew and celebrity guests. Includes hosted bar and light meal.
- 5:15pm: Red Carpet Photos
- 6:00pm: Film Screening followed by Q&A with cast and crew, moderated by Meredith Baxter
- 8:00pm: After Party with hosted bar, snacks and desserts
Los Angeles, CA 90028
GENERAL ADMISSION $20
(includes film screening, Q&A with cast & crew moderated by Meredith Baxter, and hosted after-party)
VIP TICKETS $40
(includes pre-screening reception with cast, crew and celebrity guests, preferred seating for film screening and Q&A, free CLAMBAKE gift, and hosted after-party)
Benefiting the Los Angeles LGBT Center
Advance tickets available at:lalgbtcenter.org/theatre or 323-860-7300
Box office will open at 4pm for walk-up ticket sales.
For more information about the film, visit www.clambakethemovie.com