Cleaning Closets® is a collection of true coming out stories from both sides of the closet door.  


See you at Shelbyville’s FIRST EVER Pride Fest!


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CLEANING CLOSETS: THE 20/20 KENTUCKY TOUR
Seeing both sides clearly…

NOW SEEKING community PARTNERS and STORIES for *2020 PORTRAIT TOUR ACROSS KENTUCKY

Please email Jonathan at CleaningClosetsChicago@gmail.com for more details.

DONATE to the project!!!

*This particular iteration of the project is partially funded through a grant from JustFundKY.

Thank you to PFLAG of Central Kentucky for serving as the fiscal sponsor for this particular iteration of the project. A portion of all donations support PFLAG of Central Kentucky.

 

Interviews are done via Skype or phone call, are recorded and take about 30 minutes. A release form must be signed for each storyteller. A photo session will be scheduled at a later date. Interviews and portraits can remain anonymous if requested.


Projects

UIC cast 2012

UIC cast 2012

Since Cleaning Closets is an oral history project, it has the ability to take many forms.  Initially intended to be a stage play, this project continues to produce a variety of incarnations.  

Incarnations ›

Blog

Creator

Creator

Follow the progress of Cleaning Closets as the creator shares a behind-the-scenes look at the process.

Stating My Closet Case ›

Get Involved

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There are many ways that you can get involved with Cleaning Closets:  Share your story!  Bring a play to your school!  Propose a collaboration!  

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