OUTFEST’S EMERGING LEADERS COUNCIL PRESENTS 3RD ANNUAL ‘STACHES & LASHES TO ENSURE THE FUTURE OF LGBT FILMMAKERS, KELLY MANTLE TO PERFORM
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Los Angeles, CA (November 11, 2015) – Outfest’s Emerging Leaders Council, a voluntary group of under-30 professionals in film, television, the arts and business, announced today that it will present its third annual ‘STACHES & LASHES event at Rudy’s Barbershop in Silverlake on Saturday, November 21st.
The evening has become a memorable pre-holidays shindig raising awareness and funds for Outfest Forward, which forges connections between emerging filmmakers and established entertainment industry professionals in Los Angeles through a variety of educational and mentoring programs and panels, along with hosting dozens of receptions and parties throughout the Outfest Los Angeles Film Festival.
Former RuPaul’s Drag Race contestant Kelly Mantle will perform for her third consecutive year. Kelly is back on the heels of releasing her new single, “Keyboard Courage.”
The ELC is proud to be supported by Presenting Sponsor IMAX as well as continuing annual sponsors Angel City Brewery, Silverlake Wine, Lucifer’s Pizza, and world-class DJ John Joseph.
Tickets are $15 pre-sale, $20 at the door, providing access to an open bar, food, live entertainment, as well as free haircuts. $5 raffle tickets will be on sale for a range of prizes. This event is 21+. All proceeds go to the support of Outfest Forward programs.
Photos from ‘Staches & Lashes 2014:
Kelly Mantle’s newest Music Video “Keyboard Courage”:
About Outfest Emerging Leader’s Council
The Outfest Emerging Leaders Council, or ELC for short, is a voluntary group of under-30 professionals in film, television, the arts and business. The mission of the ELC is to generate youth awareness and participation in all of Outfest’s activities, and to provide a critical voice in the growth and development of the organization overall. Members of the ELC are brand ambassadors, actively working to help Outfest create fundraising opportunities, secure Major Donors and develop future Board Members. Our efforts are intended to help foster professional development and leadership skills for the young professionals of the ELC and for the under-30 filmmakers, volunteers, attendees and participants in Outfest. Outfest is the leading organization that promotes equality by creating, sharing and protecting LGBT stories on the screen.
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