The club Trannyshack was founded in February 1996 by Steven Grygelko, known by the professional moniker Heklina. Trannyshack
was a drag show staged every Tuesday at the Stud, a South of Market gay bar in San Francisco, California. The Tuesday night
shows ran for over 12 years until August 2008. The Trannyshack Collection contains posters, press releases, photographs, DVDs,
and a series of "Historical Bulletins."
The club Trannyshack was founded in February of 1996, by Steven Grygelko (b. June 17, 1967- ) known by the professional moniker
Heklina. Trannyshack was staged every Tuesday at midnight at the Stud, a South of Market gay bar in San Francisco, where it
ran for over 12 years. The Tuesday night Trannyshack shows ended in August 2008.
13 folders, 1 oversized folder
(0.5 cubic feet)
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The collection is open for research, with photographs available for viewing during Photo Desk hours: Tuesday: 1-5; Thursday:
1-5; Saturday: 10-12, 1-5.