FanFair
October 15-22, 2017 Provincetown, Massachusetts
   

Daily Schedule

The Day-By-Day Schedule Of Events


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The bible of the Fair is the 'Daily Schedule', which lists all the activities, their locations, who is doing them and when. In the months leading up to the start of each Fair, this schedule is updated periodically so please check back periodically to get the latest.

For detailed descriptions of each workshop, please refer to the Workshop Descriptions page or download the Participants' Guide, when it becomes available in September.

The schedule from last year's Fantasia Fair is available here.


 
 
 
 
Sunday, October 15, 2017
Time Title Presenter(s) Location    



1:00 - 5:00 Registration and Check-in
 You can also register early for 2018 and get Fantasia Fair at cost!
Staff Boatslip
Lobby
 



5:00 - 6:30 Visit to the Pilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum
 This event is for registered attendees and presenters
Provincetown Museum
1 High Pole Hill Rd
 



6:30 - 8:30 Welcoming Reception
 This event is for registered attendees and presenters
Tin Pan Alley
269 Commercial St.
 
 
 
 
 
Monday, October 16, 2017
Time Title Presenter(s) Location    



9:00 - 11:00 Orientation Brunch
 
Crown & Anchor
Paramount Room
 



11:00 - 11:15 Volunteer Planning
 
Emily Sheldon Crown & Anchor
Paramount Room
 



11:45 - 1:00 Registration and Check-in
 You can also register early for 2018 and get Fantasia Fair at cost!
Staff Boatslip
Lobby
 



11:45 - 1:15 Walking Tour of Historic Provincetown: The Heart of Ptown
 Meet outside Cabaret Room at C&A
Robert Anderson Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



12:00 - 1:15 SO's "Get Acquainted" Lunch
 For SOs only; Dutch Treat
Jo L. Lobster Pot
321 Commercial St
 



1:30 - 2:45 Keynote Address for Monday
 
Jenesis Rothblatt Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



3:00 - 4:30 Gender Improv
 Participatory Workshop: Comfortable Clothing & Shoes Recommended
Lorelei Erisis Boatslip
Downstairs
 



3:00 - 4:30 How to Cope with the Fear of Abandonment (the #1 Reason Why People Don't Transition)
 
Mónica Pérèz Boatslip
Room 112
 



3:00 - 4:30 Media Advocacy Essentials for Transgender People
 
Nick Adams Boatslip
Room 114
 



3:00 - 4:30 Meet Your Fellow Couples: Telling (or Updating) Our Unique Love Stories
 For couples, regardless of gender
Carole MacKenzie, LCSW Boatslip
Downstairs
 



3:00 - 4:30 Policing in Provincetown
 
Sgt. Carrie Lopes Boatslip
Room 110
 



3:00 - 5:00 Registration and Check-in
 You can also register early for 2018 and get Fantasia Fair at cost!
Staff Boatslip
Lobby
 



4:30 - 5:00 Fashion Show Sign-up
 Make sure to get the form that describes your outfits
Temperance DuWitt &
Cody Suzuki
Boatslip
Lobby
 



4:30 - 5:00 Follies Sign-up
 Performers must schedule a rehearsal time for later in the week
Lorelei Erisis Boatslip
Lobby
 



6:30 - 10:00 Virginia Prince Transgender Pioneer Award Banquet
 
Crown & Anchor
Central House
 
 
 
 
 
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Time Title Presenter(s) Location    



9:00 - 9:45 First-time Attendees Meet and Greet (for Cis individuals)
 For first-time Non-trans attendees
Jo L. Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



9:00 - 9:45 First-time Attendees Meet and Greet (for Transfolk)
 For first-time Trans attendees
Karen Jandro &
Madeline Marquardt
Boatslip
Downstairs
 



9:30 - 11:30 Registration and Check-in
 You can also register early for 2018 and get Fantasia Fair at cost!
Staff Boatslip
Lobby
 



10:00 - 11:30 AA Meeting
 The only requirement to attend is a desire to stop drinking.
Anonymous Crown & Anchor
Room 201
 



10:00 - 11:30 Creating Community
 
Mónica Pérèz Boatslip
Room 112
 



10:00 - 11:30 History, Biology and Balance
 
Allyson Fox-Hale Boatslip
Room 110
 



10:00 - 11:30 It Ain't Me Babe - Or Maybe It Is
 For Cis partners
Carole MacKenzie, LCSW Boatslip
Downstairs
 



10:00 - 11:30 Makeup and Image Consulting
 Limited to 12 people; Claim your spot when you register
Hera Navassardian Klymaxx Unlimited
207 Commercial St
 



10:00 - 11:30 Thoughts on Running TG Support Groups
 
Jan Brown &
Dallas Denny
Boatslip
Room 114
 



11:45 - 1:15 Lunch
 Get your lunch tickets when you check in
Various Locations  



1:30 - 2:45 Keynote Address for Tuesday
 
Gwen Smith Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



3:00 - 4:30 Body, Intimacy and Sex
 
Dr. Eunice Avilés Boatslip
Room 110
 



3:00 - 4:30 How to Get Read (In a Literary Way)
 
Dallas Denny Boatslip
Room 114
 



3:00 - 4:30 Parenting the Transgender Child
 
Mónica Pérèz Boatslip
Room 112
 



3:00 - 4:30 Self-Defense for the Trans Person
 
Jamie Dailey Boatslip
Downstairs
 



3:00 - 5:00 Registration and Check-in
 You can also register early for 2018 and get Fantasia Fair at cost!
Staff Boatslip
Lobby
 



4:30 - 5:00 Fashion Show Sign-up
 Make sure to get the form that describes your outfits
Temperance DuWitt &
Cody Suzuki
Boatslip
Lobby
 



4:30 - 5:00 Follies Sign-up
 Performers must schedule a rehearsal time for later in the week
Lorelei Erisis Boatslip
Lobby
 



7:00 - 9:00 Trans* Open Mic Poetry & Acoustic Night
 
Cody Suzuki &
Elizabeth Wintheiser
Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



8:00 - 10:00 Night Out on the Town!
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Time Title Presenter(s) Location    



9:00 - 9:45 First-time Attendees Meet and Greet (for Cis individuals)
 For first-time Non-trans attendees
Jo L. Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



9:00 - 9:45 First-time Attendees Meet and Greet (for Transfolk)
 For first-time Trans attendees
Karen Jandro &
Madeline Marquardt
Boatslip
Downstairs
 



9:30 - 11:30 Registration and Check-in
 You can also register early for 2018 and get Fantasia Fair at cost!
Staff Boatslip
Lobby
 



10:00 - 11:30 AA Meeting
 The only requirement to attend is a desire to stop drinking.
Anonymous Crown & Anchor
Room 201
 



10:00 - 11:30 Catholics in the Closet
 
Alice T. Boatslip
Room 112
 



10:00 - 11:30 In Memoriam: Holly Boswell
 Please bring your mementos and remembrances
Dallas Denny Boatslip
Room 110
 



10:00 - 11:30 Learning to Define Your Own Terms, Speak Your Mind, and Negotiate with Your Partner Around Transgender Expression and/or Transition
 For couples, regardless of gender
Dr. Maureen Osborne Boatslip
Downstairs
 



11:45 - 1:15 Lunch
 Get your lunch tickets when you check in
Various Locations  



1:20 - 1:25 Group Photo
 
Pilgrim Park
Pilgrim Memorial Bas-Relief
 



1:30 - 2:45 Keynote Address for Wednesday
 
Lana Moore Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



3:00 - 4:30 Fashion Show Rehearsal
 Required for all Fashion Show participants; make sure to wear the shoes you are going to wear for the show!
Cody Suzuki &
Temperance DuWitt
Crown & Anchor
Paramount Room
 



3:00 - 4:30 Knit with Flare
 Space is limited!
Flare Ptown Purl
349 Commercial St
 



3:00 - 4:30 Recovery in Transition
 
Dee Lavalle &
Dominick Ruggierio
Crown & Anchor
Room 201
 



3:00 - 4:30 The Signs of Suicide amongst the Trans/GNC Community
 
Leea Pronovost &
IV Staklo
Boatslip
Room 110
 



3:00 - 4:30 Understanding Hair Removal
 
Jamie Dailey Boatslip
Room 112
 



3:00 - 5:00 Registration and Check-in
 You can also register early for 2018 and get Fantasia Fair at cost!
Staff Boatslip
Lobby
 



8:00 - 10:00 Fashion Show
 Doors open at 7:30
Temperance DuWitt &
Cody Suzuki
Crown & Anchor
Paramount Room
 
 
 
 
 
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Time Title Presenter(s) Location    



9:00 - 9:45 First-time Attendees Meet and Greet (for Cis individuals)
 For first-time Non-trans attendees
Jo L. Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



9:00 - 9:45 First-time Attendees Meet and Greet (for Transfolk)
 For first-time Trans attendees
Karen Jandro &
Madeline Marquardt
Club Purgatory
11 Carver St
 



9:00 - 9:45 Guided Vocal Warm-up Exercises
 
Lezli Whitehouse Boatslip
Room 114
 



9:30 - 11:30 Registration and Check-in
 You can also register early for 2018 and get Fantasia Fair at cost!
Staff Boatslip
Lobby
 



10:00 - 11:30 AA Meeting
 The only requirement to attend is a desire to stop drinking.
Anonymous Crown & Anchor
Room 201
 



10:00 - 11:30 Follies Individual Performance Coaching
 Make an appointment in advance
Lorelei Erisis Crown & Anchor
Paramount Room
 



10:00 - 11:30 Holding on for Dear Life in a Sidecar: The Wild and Wooly Ride of the Partner
 For SOs, regardless of gender
Dr. Maureen Osborne Boatslip
Downstairs
 



10:00 - 11:30 Orientation for New Arrivals
 
Jamie Dailey Boatslip
Room 112
 



10:00 - 11:30 Take-aways from Last Weekend’s Fenway Conference on Transgender Health
 
Carrie Chandler, MD, Ph.D Boatslip
Room 110
 



10:00 - 11:30 Voice, Resonance & Gender Communication
 
Lezli Whitehouse Boatslip
Room 114
 



11:45 - 1:15 Lunch
 Get your lunch tickets when you check in
Various Locations  



1:30 - 2:45 Keynote Address for Thursday
 
Mara Keisling Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



3:00 - 4:30 Alone at the Fair: Those who are here without their Partner
 For trans Fairgoers with partners not attending the Fair
Carole MacKenzie, LCSW Boatslip
Room 112
 



3:00 - 4:30 Follies Individual Performance Coaching
 Make an appointment in advance
Lorelei Erisis Crown & Anchor
Paramount Room
 



3:00 - 4:30 The Love Seat
 
Shaena Castro Boatslip
Room 114
 



3:00 - 4:30 Visibility in a Time of Peril: How Can I be Who I am and still be nobody at all?
 
Lola D Houston Boatslip
Room 110
 



3:00 - 5:00 Registration and Check-in
 You can also register early for 2018 and get Fantasia Fair at cost!
Staff Boatslip
Lobby
 



4:30 - 6:30 NTCE Reception
 
Mara Keisling Boatslip
Lobby
 



8:00 - 10:00 A Fantasia Fair Special Presentation of "A Self-Made Man"
 
Tony Ferraiolo Provincetown Schools Building
Fishermen Hall, 12 Winslow St
 
 
 
 
 
Friday, October 20, 2017
Time Title Presenter(s) Location    



9:00 - 9:45 First-time Attendees Meet and Greet (for Cis individuals)
 For first-time Non-trans attendees
Jo L. Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



9:00 - 9:45 First-time Attendees Meet and Greet (for Transfolk)
 For first-time Trans attendees
Karen Jandro &
Madeline Marquardt
Boatslip
Downstairs
 



9:00 - 9:45 Guided Vocal Warm-up Exercises
 
Lezli Whitehouse Boatslip
Room 114
 



9:30 - 11:30 Registration and Check-in
 You can also register early for 2018 and get Fantasia Fair at cost!
Staff Boatslip
Lobby
 



10:00 - 11:30 AA Meeting
 The only requirement to attend is a desire to stop drinking.
Anonymous Crown & Anchor
Room 201
 



10:00 - 11:30 Artistic Expressions of Transgender Youth
 
Tony Ferraiolo Boatslip
Room 110
 



10:00 - 11:30 Communicating your Gender with Movement & Voice
 
Lezli Whitehouse Boatslip
Room 114
 



10:00 - 11:30 Effective Lobbying
 
Diana Lombardi Boatslip
Room 112
 



10:00 - 11:30 Follies Individual Performance Coaching
 Make an appointment in advance
Lorelei Erisis Crown & Anchor
Paramount Room
 



10:00 - 11:30 What do we do about Trust?
 Couples only (any gender)
Dr. Maureen Osborne Boatslip
Downstairs
 



11:45 - 1:15 Lunch
 Get your lunch tickets when you check in
Various Locations  



1:30 - 2:45 Keynote Address for Friday
 
Rep. Sarah Peake,
Kimberly Strovink, J.D.,
M. Dru Levasseur &
Mara Keisling

Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



3:00 - 4:30 Before Transgender; Conceptualizing an Identity without a Name
 
TJ Gundling, Ph.D. Boatslip
Room 112
 



3:00 - 4:30 In Memoriam: Dr. Sandra S. Cole
 Please bring your mementos and remembrances
Dallas Denny Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



3:00 - 4:30 Relationships within the Context of Gender and Sexuality
 
Dr. Gennifer Herley Boatslip
Room 114
 



3:00 - 4:30 The Evolving Diversity in Gender Confirmation Surgery
 
Dr. Rian Maercks Boatslip
Room 110
 



3:00 - 5:00 Registration and Check-in
 You can also register early for 2018 and get Fantasia Fair at cost!
Staff Boatslip
Lobby
 



3:00 - 5:30 Follies Final Rehearsal
 Required for all Follies performers
Lorelei Erisis Crown & Anchor
Paramount Room
 



8:00 - 10:00 Fantasia Fair Follies
 Charity event; Doors open at 7:00 pm
Lorelei Erisis &
Mary Beth Cooper
Crown & Anchor
Paramount Room
 



10:00 - 1:00 Late-Night Dancing at Purgatory
 Feel free to come in costume
Club Purgatory
11 Carver St
 
 
 
 
 
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Time Title Presenter(s) Location    



9:00 - 9:45 First-time Attendees Meet and Greet (for Cis individuals)
 For first-time Non-trans attendees
Jo L. Boatslip
Downstairs
 



9:00 - 9:45 First-time Attendees Meet and Greet (for Transfolk)
 For first-time Trans attendees
Karen Jandro &
Madeline Marquardt
Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



9:00 - 9:45 Guided Vocal Warm-up Exercises
 
Lezli Whitehouse Boatslip
Room 114
 



10:00 - 11:30 AA Meeting
 The only requirement to attend is a desire to stop drinking.
Anonymous Crown & Anchor
Room 201
 



10:00 - 11:30 Coming Out... The Good, The Bad and the Indifferent
 
Dr. Gennifer Herley Boatslip
Room 110
 



10:00 - 11:30 Feminization Makeup
 
Jessica Dubois Boatslip
Room 112
 



10:00 - 11:30 Voice & Movement Clarity: LET’S PRACTICE!
 Prerequisite: Attend at least one other voice workshop
Lezli Whitehouse Boatslip
Room 114
 



10:00 - 11:30 Wrap-up and Integration of the Week’s Learning Experiences
 Couple only
Dr. Maureen Osborne &
Carole MacKenzie, LCSW
Boatslip
Downstairs
 



10:00 - 11:30 Your Ideas for the Future of Fantasia Fair
 
Jamie Dailey Boatslip
Lobby
 



11:45 - 1:15 Lunch
 Get your lunch tickets when you check in
Various Locations  



1:15 - 1:20 Group Photo
 
Pilgrim Park
Pilgrim Memorial Bas-Relief
 



1:30 - 2:45 Keynote Address for Saturday
 
Dr. Elena Long Crown & Anchor
Cabaret Room
 



3:00 - 4:30 #ResistFromBed: The Armchair Activist’s Toolkit
 
Kalilah Montgomery Boatslip
Room 110
 



3:00 - 4:30 Lost in the 'Pink Fog'
 
Liz Winter Boatslip
Room 114
 



3:00 - 4:30 SO Farewell Circle
 For SOs
Jo L. Boatslip
Downstairs
 



3:00 - 4:30 Transgender Health: What You Need to Know
 
Lauren Abern, MD Boatslip
Room 112
 



6:30 - 10:00 Gala Awards Banquet
 No tickets sold at the door
Crown & Anchor
Paramount Room
 
 
 
 
 
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Time Title Presenter(s) Location    



9:00 - 11:00 Farewell Brunch
 On your way out, register early for 2018
Sage Inn
336 Commercial St
 



11:00 - 12:00 Sunday Worship Service
 
UU Meeting House  

Schedule Version "I" - September 13, 2017

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