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Eastside Queer Stories Radio Plays

About Q Youth Foundation

Q Youth Foundation is a non-profit organization that builds partnerships with nonprofits, businesses, community and public spaces to create safe(r)/brave spaces with programming for the LGBTQIA2-S+ communities in Los Angeles, California.

​We celebrate our culture, diversity and community by opening a dialog to humanize our queer experience through storytelling, play writing, poetry, screenwriting  and community activities. 

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Apr 30, 2021

Bonus Interview with Playwright Audrey Kuo hosted by Workshop Facilitator Abe Zapata Jr. 

Edited by Abe Zapata Jr. and Amy Zapata 

Make sure to listen to episode 5 first! Content note: This play is set after the death of a trans teenager by suicide, though there are no graphic or explicit details 

TW // Suicide, No...


Apr 30, 2021

“Every Story is a Love Story” by Audrey Kuo

Content note: This play is set after the death of a trans teenager by suicide, though there are no graphic or explicit details 

TW // Suicide, No Graphic or Explicit details

Resources: https://translifeline.org/

Crisis Text Line: text "start" to 741-741

Directed by...


Apr 23, 2021

Bonus Interview with playwright Cesar Carmon by Workshop Facilitator. Episode edited by Abe Zapata Jr. and Amy Zapata 

Make sure to listen to Episode 4: Masc 4 Mask beforehand! 

Logline: Daniel, who is still reeling from a breakup, decides to call on dark forces to enact revenge.

Directed by Daniel Muñoz

Featuring Jean...


Apr 23, 2021

“Masc 4 Mask” by César Carmona followed by an interview with the playwright. For Mature Audiences Only. Parent Discretion Advised.

CW // Explicit Language

TW // Violence, Homophobia

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Logline: Daniel, who is still reeling from a breakup,...


Apr 16, 2021

Bonus Interview with playwright Ale Flores hosted by workshop facilitator Abe Zapata Jr. 

Episode edited by Abe Zapata Jr. and Amy Zapata

Make sure to listen to episode 3 before the interview!

Logline: A comedy about two friends who get lost in the jungle on their way to a Festival called Flame Fest.

Directed by...