Events

Each week, the Studio by HBO will host events throughout the day – open to the general public and all age groups. Below are a few examples of the types of programming we’ll host each week, but please visit the SCHEDULE page for dates, times, and to RSVP for specific events. Admissions are free, but registration is required.

Dirty Looks

Dirty Looks

Wednesday nights are known for the ultimate queer party, Fag Bash. Creative themes prompt guests to dress up in costumes and outlandish looks for a night out. To promote and celebrate the freedom of expression so prevalent in Provincetown, we will bring the original Fagbashians for an evening of DIY costuming to led by the experts themselves.

Drag Queen Story Hour

Drag Queen Story Hour

During Family Week, we will offer a wide assortment of family-friendly programming including Drag Queen Story Hour hosted by celebrated drag performer Harmonica Sunbeam. Drag Queen Story Hour is just what it sounds like – drag queens reading stories to children capturing the imagination and play of the gender fluidity of childhood giving kids positive and unabashedly queer role models.

Sex and the City Trivia

Sex and the City Trivia

Need an alternative for Sunday Tea? Look no further. We have cast an incredible line-up of celebrated drag queens to host an afternoon of trivia, cocktails and fun. Held at The Studio, our revolving cast of glamorous ‘hostesses’ include Coco Peru, BenDeLaCreme, Jinkx Monsoon, Harmonica Sunbeam and Thirsty Burlington. Winners take all!

Enlightened

Enlightened

Twice a week, Yoga East will take over The Studio for an hour of wellness giving our visitors a chance to recover and reset from their previous night’s revelry. Start your day right with our free yoga session. Spaces are limited, so make sure to register in advance.

HBO Screeners

HBO Screeners

In partnership with Provincetown Film Society, each week we will bring HBO’s award-winning programs to town. A line-up of shows and documentaries will be screened at Water’s Edge Cinema where guests will enjoy the best content and concessions in town. Check our schedule for featured shows.

In Conversation

In Conversation

Each week, our talent will visit The Studio for a series of intimate panels and fireside chats moderated by our queer Media Partners. Come meet your favorite HBO star and join our conversation.

Photo Call

Photo Call

Every week, our cultural hub will transform into a photo studio. Pop by to have your portrait captured by our in-house photographer and you might just end up in our dedicated weekly zine. Get ready for your close-up.

Queer Art

Queer Art

Our long time non-profit partner, Queer|Art, has curated an incredible line-up of artists whose work will be showcased at The Studio throughout the summer. Every Friday night, during gallery crawl, we welcome you to discover the works of brilliant queer artists including Liz Collins, Troy Michie, Pamela Sneed, Heather Lyn Johnson, Geoff Chadsey and Anna Campbell.

Serve

Serve!

Our delectable partnership with the incredibly popular NY creamery, Big Gay Ice Cream, will bring their delicious treats to Provincetown. The acclaimed ice cream brand has developed exclusive flavors inspired by HBO shows for our weekly ice cream social: Serve! Pop by to end the day with a sweet treat on us. One ice cream per person.

Zine and be Seen

Zine and be Seen

We like our queer friends in media. As such, we have invited seven different queer-led media properties to take over our space each week and create free unique cultural programming for you all. Check our calendar for the line-up of events hosted by Out Magazine, GAYLETTER, The Advocate, The Tenth, Into, Them and Hello Mr. See you there.