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Maeve Marsden presents:

Fast becoming an institution around the country, join some of Australia’s finest storytellers for an evening of unexpected tales: reflections on lives well lived and battles fought, pride, prejudice, love and humour. The LGBTQI+ community has been sharing stories for centuries, creating our own histories, disrupting and reinventing conventional ideas about narrative, family, love and community. There’s more to being queer than coming out and getting married.

Listen to a tale or two from an incredible line up of stars and strangers, curated by Maeve Marsden. More than 200 people have shared their stories at Queerstories, some of these available on the award-winning podcast and as a collection of stories published by Hachette in 2018.

Saturday 4th April 2020 – Queerstories

Hosted by Jordan Raskopoulos with Giselle Au-Nhien Nguyen, Adam Majsay, Miranda Aguilar, Brendan Hancock, Alex Gallagher and more to be announced.

Presented by Maeve Marsden. For discount tickets to Queerstories and other productions, sign up to her Patreon for as little as $5 per month.

Each month, Queerstories donates 6 tickets to the Asylum Seeker Centre, reserving a further 4 tickets for those who cannot afford to attend. If you can’t afford a ticket, email at least a week before the show to book yourself in.

All Queerstories events are Auslan interpreted.

We acknowledge our event will take place on stolen land. We pay our respects to Indigenous elders past, present and future. Sovereignty was never ceded.

Content Warnings
Queerstories events may include content that could be distressing for some people. The producer is unable to provide specific content warnings in advance of tickets going on sale, as stories are only submitted a few days prior to the event. If you require specific content warning information please contact: Maeve Marsden via

Venue & bar opens at 45 minutes before the show. Please check the session time on your ticket. Pop in early to grab a drink and a good seat!

Giant Dwarf is a licensed venue. Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.


  • 4 Apr, 5pm: Queerstories - 5:00pm
    4 April 2020
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • 4 Apr, 8pm: Queerstories - 8:00pm
    4 April 2020
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm



280 Cleveland St, Surry Hills, New South Wales, 2010, Australia

Queerstories 2020

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