Party Monster with Panel Discussion with Circle
FREE (Donations to Circle are welcome)
The story of Michael Alig is an infamous one. Now synonymous with excess the club kids are a cautionary tale of drug and alcohol abuse paired with issues with mental health.
Party Monster is a film based on the true story exploring the rise of Club Kid legend Michael Alig and his fall in 1996 when he murdered his drug dealer/roommate Angel Melendez.
After the film we’ll be joined by Naomi Rowe (Independent Mental Health Practitioner), Gabe Capes (Duty Manager of Nightingales) and Chris Dunbar (Chemsex lead at Birmingham LGBT) to discuss the impact of mental health issues in the LGBTQ community and the effects of drug and alcohol abuse when paired with them.
Thi screening is in partnership with Circle – Birmingham’s sober social