The Fresh Fruit Festival encompasses theater, performance, poetry, comedy, spoken word, music, dance, visual arts and some talents that defy categorization. Artists come from around the city, nation and, indeed, the world. Australia, Canada, Philadelphia, Chicago, Seattle, Boston, San Francisco, San Diego, France, Mauii, Israel, the Philippines, the United Kingdom, and all of New York City's boroughs and suburbs have been represented. Fresh Fruit is the most inclusive expression of LGBT arts ever held in the City of New York. Performers of all racial and many ethnic backgrounds, sexualities, gender orientation fill out stages.
|Rita Petite, Lovari, Lady Clover Honey, Brian Maschka (Artistic Director), Jerry Kajpust (Leslie Lohman Musuem)|
|Lady Clover Honey with Fruitie Award Winners |
playwright Carfer Lamore, comedian/recording artist Soce, art nightlife photographer Seth Clark Silberman
|Lady Clover Honey with Fruitie Award winners actor/recording artist Lovari, producer/recording artist Robert Urban |
and Morgan, Nigel and Anu.
|Fruitie Award Winner and Comedian Gail Dennison, Robert, Frutie Award winner writer Joann Bordon, Lucille|