Studio West 117 Awarded $10,000 Backing Small Businesses Enhancement Grant through American Express and Main Street America

On Tuesday, June 25, American Express and Main Street America announced the grant recipients for the Backing Small Businesses Grant Program. Studio West 117 (Eat Me Pizza), based in Lakewood, OH was among the winners. This grant will help expand our pizza kitchen operations to match the vision we’ve had for this amazing wood-fire pizza […]

Cleveland Institute of Art Drag Entertainer Poster Gallery at the Studio West 117 Fieldhouse

Stop by the Fieldhouse to view these incredible works of art from students at the Cleveland Institute of Art! Studio West 117 was honored to work with students from the Cleveland Institute of Art, a premier college of art and design, to create these dynamic promotional posters of our in-house performers. Under the direction of […]

Blackwater Cabaret is hosting another show as part of their Naughty Nine season

Blackwater Cabaret is hosting another show as part of their Naughty Nine season. This time it’s a celebration. Producer Lakota Shekhar, is celebrating 10 years of entertainment. This local favorite graced the stage in 2012 as a heavy metal belly dancer. She eventually added burlesque to her side show and belly dance talents. Lakota has […]

Studio West 117 Teams Up with Cavs to Host 2023 NBA Playoffs

Official Game 3 Watch Party Cavs vs. New York Knicks Friday, April 21 at 8:30 p.m. Doors Open at 6:30 p.m. Lakewood’s Hub for LGBTQ+ Community Welcomes Fans to Celebrate the Cavs Playoffs at their New Inclusive Neighborhood Studio West 117 has teamed up with community partner the Cleveland Cavaliers to welcome the public to […]

Winner of Grassroots Grant from KidsGardening!

We just won a #GroMoreGood Grassroots Grant from KidsGardening.org and Scotts Miracle Gro Company to benefit the Community Garden! Our mission of the Community Garden is to help upskill our LGBTQ+ community by providing educational opportunities to learn about gardening and healthy cooking within our demonstration kitchen located just a few blocks away. This grant […]