The Ask Rayceen Show, April 1: Annual #AskRayceen Mini Ball

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HRC Equality Center (Human Rights Campaign)

1640 Rhode Island Avenue NW

Washington, DC 20036

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Annual #AskRayceen Mini Ball in Washington, DC

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This event has been postponed. New date TBD. Please follow @AskRayceen on social media for updates. We thank you for your patience and understanding during this difficult time.

The ninth and penultimate season of THE ASK RAYCEEN SHOW continues on April 1, 2020.

Hosted by Rayceen Pendarvis at HRC Equality Center, 1640 Rhode Island Ave NW.

Doors open at 6pm. Show starts at 7pm.

All adults are welcome and admission is free.

Featuring guest DJ Vjuan Allure

Guest emcee: Kirk Pressley

Announcer: Krylios

Annual #AskRayceen Mini Ball 2020 Categories, as designed and described by Rayceen Pendarvis

(Prizes: One trophy per category, unless otherwise noted.)

1. Best Dressed Spectator: Open to all

2. Face Over 40

3. B.Q. Face

4. Butch or Transman Realness

5. Runway in All Black:Two trophies, one male and one female

6. F.Q. Realness: In a Uniform

7. B.Q. Realness: Schoolboy vs Trade

8. Big Girl: The Lady in Red (cash and trophy)

9. Voguing in a Jersey: Three trophies awarded: Old Way, New Way, Make a Way

Grand Prize: $200 cash and trophy

Celebrity Realness:

Get in Formation like Beyoncé, Work it like Rihanna, Get on the Floor like J.Lo, bring the Tempo like Lizzo, or Beat It like Michael Jackson to get the Applause like Lady Gaga and get the Money like Cardi B.

Pick any celebrity or public figure and make us do a double take!

General information about The Ask Rayceen Show:

Arrive early for free catered food sponsored by AHF Pharmacy.

Cash bar sponsored by @DCHomos. Tickets for a drink are $5 each.

Beverages (soda, water, etc) and snacks are available for $1 each.

Drink tickets, food, etc, may be purchased with cash or via CashApp ($AskRayceen) or PayPal

Tipping performers is strongly encouraged.

Please bring new and gently used items for our Table of Giveaways, including books, CDs, DVDs, office supplies, home décor, accessories, apparel.

To display artwork or request a vendor/exhibitor table, send an email to

Legacy Sponsor: @DCHomos

Platinum 2020 Sponsor: @WhitmanWalker

Platinum 2020 Sponsor: @Bitethefruit

Platinum 2020 Sponsor: One Woman, Many Voices by Beverly White

Bronze 2020 Sponsor: Jay Walking Productions

Spring 2020 Printing Sponsor: Comfort Zone

Season Nine in 2020:

March 4: Season Premiere

April 1: Annual #AskRayceen Mini Ball

May 6: The Final #AskRayceen Community Forum

June 3: TBA

July 1: Annual #AskRayceen Poetry Slam and #OutWrite2020 panel

August 5: TBA

September 2: TBA

October 14*: TBA

November 11*: Sexy Season Finale

(*Second Wednesday dates)

2021: The tenth and final season

2022: A new chapter begins

Produced by Team Rayceen

Production Sponsor: AHF Pharmacy

Team Rayceen on social media: @TeamRayceen

The Ask Rayceen Show on social media: @AskRayceen

Please subscribe to the Team Rayceen channel on YouTube!

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