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Press Release-February 19-The Erotic Literary Salon Live / Adult Sex-Ed-Featuring Comedian Rachel Fogletto

Philadelphia’s Erotic Literary Salon / Adult Sex-/Ed -Live- Valentine’s Celebration with Comedian Rachel Fogletto, Tuesday, February 19.

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

PCSalons@gmail.com– contact: Susana Mayer, Ph.D., Salonnière,

www.theEroticliterarysalon.com– guidelines for reading.

www.theEroticliterarysalon.com– blog: events, Salon notices, erotica, and guidelines.

 

The Erotic Literary Salon will be held Tuesday, February 19. Come celebrate Valentine’s Day (on Feb 19) with Philadelphia’s best – comedian Rachel Fogletto. You saw her first at the Salon, where she got her start presenting rants and wonderful stories. In honor of Valentine’s Day Rachel will present a piece “from my heart or some other organ.”

Rachel Fogletto is Philadelphia-based Stand Up comedian, self-described charming oversharer and middle-shelf wine enthusiast.  Rachel is a regular performer at Helium Comedy Club and Punch Line Philly, and has opened for headliners such as Judy Gold, Chris Kattan, Joe Mande and Sasheer Zamata. Rachel is the co-mastermind behind The Leak Podcast and co-produced the Bechdel Test Fest in Philadelphia in 2016-2018. You can pretty much trace her every move at RachelFogletto.com , IG: @rachelfogletto or track her current emotional state on Twitter @RachelFogletto.

The evening will start with the Adult Sex-Ed Salon a one-hour program devoted to sex and sexuality. The audience will have the opportunity to pose any questions regarding sex and sexuality anonymously.Sexologist Susana Mayer, PhD, along with co-host Walter will facilitate the Adult Sex-Ed Salon and attendees interested in sharing their knowledge and experiences will join in the discussion. This is always an extremely lively, audience driven Q & A period.

 

PHILADELPHIA: Since 2008, The Erotic Literary Salon, unique in the English-speaking world has launched a growing movement mainstreaming erotica. Salons attract a supportive audience of 60 or more individuals. Approximately 10-15 attendees participate as writers, readers, storytellers, spoken-word performers of original works. The audience has the opportunity to participate sometimes reading sexuality quotes from various books or they can just listen, enjoy and applaud. The attendees also have the opportunity to create caption for erotic cartoon specifically designed for the Salon. Sign-up to read at the door; guidelines can be found at the Salon’s website.

 

Salons gather the 3rd Tuesday of every month at TIME (The Bohemian Absinthe Lounge), 1315 Sansom Street, Center City, Philadelphia. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., for cocktails, food and conversation. Adult Sex-Ed between7:00-8:00, readings begin at approximately8:30. Admission is $12, discounted for students and seniors to $10. Salon attendees must be 21.

 

Creator of this event, Dr. Susana, is Philadelphia’s best-known sexologist. She lends her voice to the Salon by offering relevant information to support the discussions that arise in the Salon and blog.

 

…surprisingly comfortable….Salon devotees praise her for the space she has created….”

“I think Susana is doing a very brave thing.”

Philadelphia Inquirer, February 10, 2010

 

“There are laughter and tears along with the hot rush of blood – to the face.”

Daily News, March 15, 2010

 

“I never knew such a life of honesty could exist. I finally found a home I can be comfortable in…this event changed my life.”

First-time attendee and reader 2013

 

“First time attending but I really enjoyed myself, great crowd, love the transparency and openness. Looking forward to next month with great anticipation.”

First-time attendee 2018

 

Reminder Tuesday-Nov 20-The Erotic Literary Salon Live-Adult Sex Ed-

Looking forward to next week’s Salon. As you enter the Salon, watch for original sketch that needs your anonymous caption.

The Sweet Spot will be at the Trocadero Theatre on December 7 @ 8pm. Not to be missed. https://www.sweetspotnation.com

Free raffle at the Salon for tickets to the Sweet Spot event.

The newsletter has listings for some wonderful events. You can sign up at pcsalons@gmail.com and enter: “Subscribe” in the subject line.

 

 

TONIGHT-Erotic Mad-Lib at The Erotic Literary Salon/Adult Sex-Ed Live, Sex In The Struggle: interracial uprising Beyond Black and White

Tonight is the first time the Erotic Literary Salon will celebrate Valentine’s Day with Erotic Mad-Libs. Audience participation is welcome.

 

Sex In The Struggle: interracial uprising Beyond Black and White

Tomorrow – Wednesday February 21, 2018 @ 7PM

Sex and Race.
It’s far beyond black and white.


No matter how consistently common the commentary, the topic of race is timeless. But what lies underneath the tension and the taboo? Can you even talk about race without thinking of sex?

Ulysses “Butch” Slaughter proudly presents Sex in The Struggle “Interracial Uprising: Colorful conversations about the myths, magic and madness of sex and race.” This exhilarating installment in The Sex In The Struggle series happens Wednesday February 21, 2018 @ 7PM at the historic Rotunda on the campus of University of Pennsylvania.

Ulysses will be joined by co-host Monica Day, poet and author of the new book Play Wild, Stay Safe. (Monica Day has been a featured reader at the Salon).

Tickets go on sale Friday January 26, 2018 @ ulyssesbutchslaughter.com

Sex in The Struggle is an exciting multi-faceted intimacy experience advocating social healing through sexual healing. Our event promotes a policy of intimacy where everyone can choose deeper human connections through direct physical contact and sensuous surrender. Our exciting event will feature entertaining and informative segments focused on health, pleasure, religion and much more.

Reminder-Tuesday-January 16-The Erotic Literary Salon-Live, The Sweet Spot-January 18-Free Raffle

This Tuesday you will have the opportunity once again to ask your sex questions anonymously, win a book from Susana Mayer’s (founder and host) extensive library of sexuality and erotica books, and also the chance to win tickets to experience The Sweet Spot.

The Sweet Spot is produced by Ainsley Burrows, the same Ainsley who was a featured presenter at the Salon several years ago. He brought the house down with his spoken word, and his famous Climax piece.

I encourage you to take the time to watch both versions of Climax. A wonderful lesson on presentation and how it impacts the words.

Ainsley having fun with the audience:

Same Climax, different version (most sultry), plus 9 more pieces:

The Sweet Spot Philadelphia: Mardi Gras Edition
Thursday, January 18th 2018
Doors 8pm
Ruba Club Studios, 416 Green Street, Philadelphia
This Mardi Gras Edition: It’s all about the beads!

The Sweet Spot is the first ever high energy, heart-pounding, fist pumping, laugh-out-loud “Pop Erotica” burlesque* show in the world. Up and running in over 30 cities so far, this sensational theater production takes you on a lively adventure celebrating the sexier side of life.

Get ready to experience the world’s best performance poets, live body art models, sultry burlesque dancers, live music, comedy and the most electrified host you have ever seen. All this mixed in with today’s top 40 hits. If you have never partied from your seat, let this be the first time!

What some people are saying:

“Blessings! I celebrated my 41st birthday with you all here in Oakland back in October… I just want to say thank you for the best birthday celebration ever! See y’all in January! Merry holidays!” – Mich

“This was our very first time attending in Atlanta, GA on Saturday, November 14, 2015. We were not sure of what to expect, but it was very sexy, provocative, enlightening, and very entertaining. We will definitely attend again. Keep up the great work!!” – Tequila

“I was thoroughly entertained by the games, poets, dancer and let me NOT forget about the Comedian (Host). YEEEEEES! I’ll be back! And I’m promoting the hell out of this event. Lol..I’m telling EVERYONE that I know to go to this event when you go to their city.” – Shanita

“Sweet spot is about unlocking what lives and needs to breathe in all of us, our passion, our sexuality, and our desire and love for having fun. I was unlocked immediately upon entry to the venue. Really funny, really articulate, and really really sexy. Thank you so much.” – Dan

For more reviews go to: https://www.facebook.com/sweetspotnation/reviews

List of cities where we perform: Albany, NY / Annapolis, MD / Atlanta, GA / Baltimore, MD / Buffalo, NY / Charlotte, NC / Fresno, CA / New York, NY / Newark, NJ / Philadelphia, PA / Oakland, CA / Rochester, NY / Sacramento, CA / Toronto, Canada / Washington, DC / New Orleans, LA / Miami, FL / Birmingham, AL / Dallas, TX / Houston, TX / Louisville, KY / San Antonio, TX / Oklahoma City, OK / Austin, TX / Silver Spring, MD / San Diego, CA / Las Vegas, NV / Los Angeles, CA / Montgomery, AL / St Louis, MO / Detroit, MI

For more information visit our website http://www.sweetspotnation.com

Tickets: https://thesweetspotphljan2018.eventbrite.com

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