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Belize (left) (played by Ton Williams) and Prior (Kenyon Meleney) in Angels in America: Part II (Perestroika).  Photo by Tim Johnston.

Review: Stand-Out Acting Propels the Marathon “Angels in America” At Lakewood Playhouse

March 9, 2019 •   The Tacoma-area theatre’s production, told in six acts across two separate shows...

Top picks this month in & around Tacoma include (clockwise from top left): Angels in America I & II at Lakewood Playhouse (photo by Tim Johnston, with Rachel Wilkie (L) as Angel in Heaven & Kenyon Meleney (R) as Prior); Dani Tirrell & Showing Out at Tacoma Art Museum (photo courtesy of Central District Forum for Arts & Ideas); Fashion is ART at Tacoma Art Museum (photo by Erik Christensen, designs by Dawnamatrix); and Dean Spade: Fighting to Win! Critical Queer & Trans Politics in Scary Times at the Washington State History Museum.

Tacoma LGBTQ Scene: Ailey II & More Are Treats for the South Sound

February 28, 2019 •     Acclaimed modern dance company Ailey II takes the Pantages Theatre stage March...

Lakewood Playhouse takes up the challenge of staging Tony Kushner's epic 2 part AIDS drama, ANGELS IN AMERICA.

Toasty Theatre Picks: After the Freeze, Thaw Out with These

February 20, 2019 • R. Barron picks a bounty of stage treats, ranging from rock musicals to comedy...

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Tacoma Pride Is Happening….NOW!

July 13, 2018 • Our big/little sister to the south end of the Puget Sound Metroplex is...

Derrick Barry and Coco Montrese perform with "Queens with Cox" at Tacoma Pride Street Party at The Mix on Saturday, July 14, 2018!

Tacoma Pride Block Party At The Mix Is Saturday & Kendall Chats With...

July 10, 2018 •   If you thought Pride was over, we have news for you – it’s NEVER OVER!  Our...

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Gayly Forward: “ReShape” , “Lustré” and “A Fantastic Woman” Screening Weekend Highlights

May 24, 2018 •   Gayly Forward: Queer arts shows this week & beyond  ...

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Review: Bold Queer Theater In Tacoma With “Bent”

May 24, 2018 • Through Saturday: Bent, a Small-Stage Production in Tacoma, Provides...

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Gayly Forward: Queer Arts & Shows This Week & Beyond

May 18, 2018 • * = Top picks! (as selected through R Barron’s fogged-up lenses alone)   Now thru 5/19...

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Seattle/Tacoma/Olympia: Dining Out For Life Is THIS Thursday, April 26th

April 25, 2018 • It’s that time of year again…time to go out to eat and...

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Gayly Forward: What To Do In Gay/Queer Seattle This Week (and Beyond…)

April 23, 2018 • Looking for stuff to do of the arts and entertainment persuasion in the Greater...

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She’s Coming to Slay: Interview with Shea Couleé

July 5, 2017 • RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 9 standout Shea Couleé will be coming to Tacoma Pride to perform...

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“Dining Out For Life” Returns To Seattle/Sound Sound on Thursday, April 27th!

April 24, 2017 • It’s the end of April so it’s time to go out to eat! To support vital non-profits...

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LGBTQ Community Condemns Trump Admin’s Attack On Trans Student Rights

February 23, 2017 • As expected, the Trump Administration announced Wednesday night that they would rescind...

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The Case for Cosplaying

August 26, 2016 • COSPLAYING IS THE SHIT. Well, ok. Most of you already know that. At...

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Photos: Tacoma Pride Block Party

July 13, 2016 • ...

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Purple Crush’s Banjee Ball Will Be Highlight of The Mix/Tacoma Pride’s Block Party

July 8, 2016 • The SGS Street Meat Team is heading down to Tacoma on Saturday for Tacoma Pride...

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Need More Pride? Tacoma Celebrates This Weekend With BIG Events

July 5, 2016 • I don’t know about you all, but I’ve been suffering from...

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FBI: “No Credible Threats to Seattle/Tacoma LGBT Community”

June 15, 2016 • Social media in Western Washington has been abuzz the last 24 hours, circulating posts from...

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Todrick Hall To Headline Tacoma Pride Event With “Straight Outta Oz”

May 11, 2016 • You love his video parodies on YouTube and you’ve checked out his...