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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 Seattle...

The genre bending theater artist TAYLOR MAC comes to Seattle's

Don’t Miss This: With A 24-Decade History, Taylor Mac Brings a Much-Needed Pageant...

April 17, 2018 •     For one night — Friday, April 20th — celebrated queer artist Taylor...

Machine Dazzle assists Taylor Mac with a costume. Photo: Reed Hutchinson

5 Questions: MACHINE DAZZLE (About Taylor Mac’s “A 24-Decade History of Popular Music”)

April 17, 2018 • I talked with Machine Dazzle, who designs the pieces of wearable art that serve...

Sean Dorsey's THE MISSING GENERATION is a live, dance theater piece to be performed on multiple dates of the 13th annual Translations Film Festival this May.

Three Dollar Bill Announces Line-up for Translations Film Festival

April 6, 2018 • It’s just around the corner…the 13th annual Translations: Seattle Transgender...

Intersections: A Celebration of Seattle Performance is a festival of arts representing the entire community and it's happening March 22-25, 2018 at the Youngstown Cultural Center in Delridge/West Seattle

The Intersections Festival Offers Up A Variety Of Entertainment and Art For…EVERYONE

March 23, 2018 • Variety shows — and especially *shudder* so-called-comedy-focused ones — are a tough act...

Gretchen Krich stars in Taylor Mac's play HIR at ArtsWest Playhouse, a co-production with Intiman Theatre

ArtsWest/Intiman’s Production of Taylor Mac’s “Hir” Strikes All The Right Chords…And Then Some

March 17, 2018 •   Jennifer Zeyl won’t take your shit.  Sitting near her at a recent talkback for the...

A performer at a previous LEGENDARY CHILDREN at Seattle Art Museum. Photo: Photo: Naomi Ishisaka

Just Announced: The Return of LEGENDARY CHILDREN At SAM On April 14

March 16, 2018 • Grab your tickets NOW because THIS is a party that quickly sells out…it’s the...

Photographer and trans activist Florencia Güimaraes Garcia and Alejandro Pablo Rodriguez met almost two decades ago. In 2016 they finally tied the knot, six years after same-sex marriage was made legal in Argentina. Florencia was forced to leave her family when she came out, leaving her no choice but to pursue sex work. With Alejandro's support, Florencia stopped doing sex work and embarked on a new life. "All of us have suffered the effects of transphobia, of being expelled from our homes when we become girls." Photo: Kike Arnal

New Press’s “Revealing Selves” Highlights Transgender Lives In Argentina

March 12, 2018 • A fascinating new photo book from New Press focuses on yet another queer community in the...

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Fantastic Z Celebrates “The Female Experience” With Short Works Festival

March 8, 2018 • It kicks off tonight for a weekend of short plays celebrating all things femme...

Daniela Vega becomes the first out transgender presenter at the Oscars. Her film, "A Fantastic Woman" won an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.

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March 5, 2018 • The 90th Academy Awards were held yesterday and LGBTQ people/themes made a...

The 2017 film SIGNATURE MOVE opens the 6th annual Seattle Asian American Film Festival on Thursday, February 22, 2018

Queer Film “Signature Move” Opens Seattle Asian American Film Festival

February 21, 2018 • The 6th annual Seattle Asian American Film Festival kicks off this Thursday,...

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Review: Two New Plays Explore Very Contemporary Themes

February 17, 2018 • Two new plays opened recently at two of the smaller, more interesting Seattle...

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Snag Tix to Free Screening Of Trans Themed Oscar Nommed “A Fantastic Woman”

February 16, 2018 • It’s a Hot Topic movie this month…the highly regarded Chilean film A FANTASTIC...

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A Deliciously Non-Binary Video Valentine From Betty Wetter, Stephan Anunson and de Fontaine

February 14, 2018 • Sooooooo, local film maker Stephen Anunson poked me a couple weeks back about helping promote...

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The LOOOOOOONG Queer Seattle Halloween Weekend Starts….NOW!

October 27, 2017 • Since Halloween is on a Tuesday this year, it’s an exceptionally long weekend of spooky...

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“Close-Knit” a Well-Woven Tale at TWIST 2017

October 18, 2017 •   Trans stories are now being told. Tragic stories. Painful...

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Area Transgender Writers Read Works At Central Library

October 17, 2017 •             The Seattle Public Library presents a reading...

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SPL and TWIST Team Up For “Genderize” Screening/Discussion To Promote Trans Allyship

October 10, 2017 • The Seattle Public Library and TWIST: Seattle Queer Film Festival are...

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Gay City Arts Gets Mad and Vulgar This Month

October 2, 2017 • Gay City Arts the arts arm of Gay City, the health project turned...

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TASVEER Features Dynamic LGBTQ Shorts From South Asia

September 30, 2017 • One of the 32,582 film festivals held in Seattle during the fall, TASVEER is...

Seattle based artist JONO VAUGHAN has won the 2017 Betty Bowen Award for he r ongoing PROJECT 42 honoring transgender lives. One piece from the series "Tiffany Berry" is on display at the Minnesota Museum of American Art in the exhibition “We the People”. Photo: Jono Vaughan

Artist Jono Vaughan Wins SAM’s Betty Bowen Award For Transgender Themed Project

September 15, 2017 • Seattle artist Jono Vaughan is the winner of Seattle Art Museum’s Betty...

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Gay City Arts 2017/18 Season Focuses on Diversity and Resistance and Mark Finley...

July 28, 2017 • Gay City Arts has announced the line-up for their upcoming 5th season...

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Jazz Jennings: “I’m Pretty Happy With My Body”

June 27, 2017 • PEOPLE Exclusive – Jazz Jennings Opts to Skip Top Surgery:...

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Some Queer-er Options for Thursday/Friday of Seattle Pride 2017 Weekend

June 22, 2017 • Each year, Seattle Pride draws massive numbers of locals and tourists alike....

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PrideFest Releases Schedules for Saturday Capitol Hill Events & Sunday Seattle Center Events

June 18, 2017 • Are you excited about the line-up for Seattle PrideFest events this...