Summer Of Sass

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PRESS

Boston Globe

By Kay Lazar BOSTON GLOBE, APRIL 26, 2017

Sam Mitchell, who lives in East Texas, can’t imagine a place where his gender is not an issue, where the specter of being bullied is not a daily fear.

QUEERGURU

By Roger Walker-Dack QUEERGURU, JUNE 30 2018

Comedian KRISTEN BECKER of DYKES OF HAZARD talked to queerguru about the 2nd Year of SUMMER OF SASS which gives troubled #LGBTQ kids from the Deep South a ‘mental health’ break by way of a summer in PTown. She also talked about her upcoming role performing as part of IMPROVINCETOWN all summer at PILGRIM HOUSE

THE PROVINCETOWN BANNER

By Sophia Starmack BANNER, MAY 1 2017

Kristen Becker is bringing more than her comedy to Provincetown this year with a new program that allows rural southern LGBT youth to experience life here.

 
 

VICE

By Khalid El Khatib VICE, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017

At Summer of Sass, kids get a chance to see how much better it gets, with the chance to live and work in a community that accepts them.

EQUALITY

By Prianka Srinivasan EQUALITY, SPRING 2018

Provincetown: How this Coastal town became a “saving grace”for LGBTQ from the south.

QUEERGURU

Kristen Becker and The Summer of Sass Posted by queerguru, June 30, 2018

Comedian Kristen Becker of DykesofHazard talked to queerguru about the 2nd Year of Summer Of Sass which gives troubled #LGBTQ kids from the Deep South a 'mental health' break by way of a summer in PTown. She also talked about her upcoming role performing as part of Improvincetown all summer at Pilgrim House

 
 

Boston Spirit

By Rob Phelps and Staff BOSTON SPIRIT, APRIL 26, 2017

‘Summer of Sass’ brings Southern LGBT youth to ‘safe haven’ in P’town.

QUEERGURU

Kristen Becker Wrapping Up The Summer of Sass Posted by queerguru, September 13, 2017

SummerofSass is a wonderful new scheme by Kristen Becker to give troubled #LGBT youth from the Deep South a summer to work and live in #PTown . We caught up with her as the summer draws to an end to see how it all worked out for everyone.
Filmed by #HusseinWentz for www.queergurutv.com