Outfest extravaganza Platinum Oasis begins July 14
BY Advocate.com Editors
July 13 2001 11:00 PM ET
As part of Outfest, the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, arts stars Ron Athey (www.RonAthey.com) and Vaginal Davis (www.VaginalDavis.com) will be producing Platinum Oasis, a self-styled around-the-clock clairvoyant mega event. Platinum Oasis will take place at the Coral Sands Motel, 1730 N. Western Ave., Los Angeles. Featured artists include performance artist Ann Magnuson; East Los Angeles emcee El Cholo; Lydia Lunch, the first lady of harsh; underground filmmaker Bruce LaBruce, who will conduct a photo session; and provocateuse Kembra Pfahler performing her Wall of Vaginas. There will also be opportunities to participate in a snuff flick, get psychic readings, indulge in pansexual public play, and sign liability waivers. The good times begin at 4 p.m. July 14 and run until 10 the following morning. For more information, call (323) 960-0636.