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January 23: The San Francisco Queer Open Mic featuring: IRENE TU! »

  HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE! We hope you have had a great start to the year, and hope you join us for the First Queer Open Mic of 2015! Holy crap that sounds like the fuuuuuuuuuuuuture!!! So yes, the show is this Friday the 23, same queer time, same queer venue the trusty good ol […]

December 19th:The San Francisco Queer Open Mic featuring NICK V. CHIN! Finally! »

So, some time ago, we met a young lad named Nick. We fell in love with him. He kept coming to the Queer Open Mic and he kept making us laugh, and lifted ours spirits. He then helped us, when we needed him the most. Then he helped us again, when we really really needed […]

Novembe 21rst: The San Francsco Queer Open Mic featuring NA’AMEN GOBERT TILAHUN »

The San Francisco Queer Open Mic is THIS FRIDAY!!! Remember folks, the QOM in November and December are  during the third Friday of the month, not the fourth, due to the holidays. BRING: Your open hearts, your bravery, your vulnerability, friendship, listening, and have fun with us. Oh yeah, and your poems, your songs, your […]

Last Month’s Show »

  Last month the SF Queer Open Mic went very well, the feature was wonderful, the folks on the sign up list were great, but we had a situation where an audience member left very upset. The audience member was reacting to one of the jokes made by a comic on the sign up list. […]

October 24th: The San Francisco Queer Open Mic featuring ALLISON MOON! »

And then the host got to the venue and they had booked a Log Cabin Republican meeting and forgot all about his show! And then all the regulars showed up wanting to do two pieces each, that went over ten minutes long! And then….the feature did not show up, till 1 minute before they had […]

September 26: The San Francisco Queer Open Mic featuring LORENZO HERRERA Y LOZANO »

HELP US WELCOME IN THE FALL! BRING: Your open hearts, your bravery, you vulnerability, friendship, listening, and have fun with us. Oh yeah, and your poems, your songs, your jokes, your short stories (we will cut you off if you go over time.) and or interpretive dance. Bring snacks, (poets, performers and bookstore workers like […]

August 22nd: The San Francisco Queer Open Mic featuring MK CHAVEZ with musical guest BLACKBERRI »

QUEERS! QUEERS! QUEERS! QUEERS! Hi, we would love for you to join us this Friday for the show at Modern Times. We got a great set of features for you, keeping it real and lyrical and amazing with MK Chavez and the legendary Blackberri, we cannot wait! Remember to show up on time if you […]

July 25: The San Francisco Queer Open Mic featuring: SAMPSON MCCORMICK AND JULIAN SHENDELMAN! »

Enjoying your summer, we sure are! Wear sun screen y’all and don’t forget to join us on the 25th of July, we have great features as always, and as always we cannot wait to see you there. Remember sign ups are at 7pm, sharp! List fills up fast so get there on time. But never […]

June 27: The San Francisco Queer Open Mic featuring: MARGA GOMEZ and KAY NILSSON »

June is always a crazy month in San Francisco, but we are so grateful for the great chaos, all of it. And we are very grateful at SFQOM for our features, our regular open mic folks, and the folks that come to just enjoy a good show. We are so thankful for you all. This […]

Punky Brewster, Flying Bicycles, and Jonesy the Cat from Alien, an Interview with our next feature Cam Awkward-Rich! »

We’ve known Cam Awkward-Rich for quite some time and we think he is pretty damn neat-o! We are very much looking forward to his feature at the next San Francisco Queer Open Mic, THIS FRIDAY!, like, tomorrow, woo! Come check him out, and if you want to learn a little more about him before then, […]