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West of Center Screening: The Cockettes

  • Location:
    Mills College Art Museum, 5000 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, California, 94613, US

Long before Rocky Horror there was Palace, a gritty backstage look at the Cockettes 1970 Halloween extravaganza, "Les Ghouls.” Come to the showing for two features: PALACE (1971) and ELEVATOR GIRLS IN BONDAGE (1972) followed by a Q&A with original Cockettes, Fayette Hauser and Rumi Missabu.

The event is presented in conjunction with West of Center: Art and the Counterculture Experiment in America, 1965-1977, on view at MCAM from June 12- September 1, 2013.

For more information about this exhibition and its related public programs visit http://mcam.mills.edu