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Trivia at Raygun Lounge, April 7.

ECCC ’16 Wrap Up

April 12, 2016 • FOUR DAYS AND IT WAS ABSOLUTELY WORTH IT. Bodies are sore and tired. Brains are...

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It’s Staaaarting…Seattle PrideFest Names Big Freedia and Candis Cayne As 2016 Headliners

April 11, 2016 • It’s only April but Seattle is already gearing up for Pride 2016 with all sorts of news...

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Support Queer Theater…Check Out Fantastic Z’s Big Gay-La

April 11, 2016 • You still have time to snag tickets to Friday evening’s big...

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“En Vogue” Is A New Monthly Ball Culture Party

April 8, 2016 • Ah! How refreshing! House of Marco Marco and Groundswell Arts Collective have...

From Suzuki's "Gate of Flesh".

NW Film Forum & Grand Illusion Team Up For Seijun Suzuki Retrospective

April 8, 2016 • How swoony our hearts are after hearing about Northwest Film Forum...

Boylesque star Joshua Dean. Photo by Mark Shelby Perry.

Boylesque Festival Returns To Seattle

April 7, 2016 • It was so popular last year that they’re comin’ back for...

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Seattle Shakes To Present Autism Friendly Performance of “The Tempest”

April 7, 2016 • Wow. For being dead for over 400 years and many doubtful he even...

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Carrying The Torch Forward For “Torch Song Trilogy”

April 6, 2016 • Torch Song Trilogy was the production that made Harvey Fierstein a Broadway icon. Fierstein...

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Southgate Roller Rink Tells Bigots To Skate Away

April 5, 2016 • We j’adore Southgate Roller Rink, located down in the wilds of south...

William Friedkin's 1980 gay s&m thriller "Cruising" divided audiences then (and now) but many also herald it as a flawed classic thriller.

Hump Day Stuff To Do #1: Go “Cruising” With Your Gay Uncle

April 5, 2016 • Cruising, the William Friedkin directed, Al Pacino starring 1980...

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It’s Star Trek’s 50th! And STG Celebrates!

April 5, 2016 • Like every episode of the longtime, generations-spanning franchise, we’re kicking off...

The iconic Comeback posters designed by Marcus Wilson.

Comeback Is Coming Back…For A Reunion

April 4, 2016 • Comeback, the very popular funky, hipster than thou, disco dance extravaganza is ….well,...

Nathan Fillion's bringing "The Hammer" to Seattle for Emerald City Comic Con 2016.

Welcome Back, Emerald City Comic Con!

April 3, 2016 • A week from now, you’ll be inundated with visions of superheroes and characters of all...

Amy Thone stars in "The Other Place" at Seattle Public Theatre. Photo: John Ulman

Review: Two Fascinating New Plays On Local Stages

April 2, 2016 • New is in. At least in Seattle Theaterland, many local companies are committing to staging...

A Night With Janis Joplin plays at The 5th Avenue Theatre March 25-April 17. 

Photo Credit: Mark Kitaoka Photography

Review: Showstopping Performances Are Chief Highlight For “Janis Joplin” At The 5th

April 1, 2016 • Review: “A Night with Janis Joplin” Produced by The 5th...

Aleksa Manila has been hosting student drag shows since before you were born, child...

TWO Big University Drag Shows Happen Friday Night…No Foolin’!

April 1, 2016 • We went to Cornish College of the Arts annual student drag show a few...

ORIENTED, directed by Jake Witzenfeld, is a documentary with a queer focus screening at the Seattle Jewish Film Festival on Sunday, April 3, 2016.

Seattle Jewish Film Festival Kicks Off 21st Year On Saturday…Includes Queer Documentary, “Oriented”

April 1, 2016 • Seattle, the City of a 1001 Film Festivals, will welcome the Seattle...

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#SIFF Hosts “Bring Your Dog To The Movies Day” This Weekend

April 1, 2016 • SIFF is hosting a very special event this Saturday and Sunday at The Uptown…it’s...

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Reminder: Put On That Red Dress, Roxanne…

March 31, 2016 • Oh…wait. That was Red LIGHT! Regardless, it’s time to put on the...

Denise Burse and Chinaza Uche star in Seattle Repertory Theatre's production of Kimber Lee's "brownsville song (b-side for tray)"

Review: Seattle Rep’s “brownsville song” Is Poignant But Sluggish Tribute

March 31, 2016 • Review: “brownsville song (b-side for tray)” by Kimber Lee. Produced by Seattle...

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Leslie Jordan Headlines Kimball Allen’s “Triple Threat” at The Triple Door

March 31, 2016 • As usual, a contributor has let me down by NOT delivering a piece they promised...

"Aunt Flo" in a cartoon about "the first time" that aired on MTV's Wonder Showzen show.

In Honor Of Women’s Herstory Month: A Podcast About Periods

March 31, 2016 • We’re chagrined we forgot to honor (or, even MENTION) that it was Women’s History...

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Shakespeare Love Part One: Seattle Shakes Announce A (mostly) Woman Helmed 16/17 Season

March 30, 2016 • The dames are taking over Seattle Shakespeare Company for the 2016/17...

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Bernie Sanders Wins Landslide Victory Over Hillary Clinton In Washington & Alaska

March 26, 2016 • The Associated Press has called both the Alaska and Washington Democratic Caucuses for Senator...

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Derrick Barry To Headline Seattle Red Dress 2016

March 24, 2016 • And, the final pieces of the Seattle Red Dress 2016 puzzle fall into place this week with the...

Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Erika Jayne Girardi is the Queen of The White Party Palm Springs for 2016.

“RHOBH” Star Erika Jayne Girardi Reveals All About Jewels, Miss Piggy & White...

March 24, 2016 • The newest cast member of Bravo TV’s hit franchise looks like the perfect Barbie-Stepford...

Eric Ray Anderson starred as "Finian" in Showtunes' concert version of "Finian's Rainbow" 
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Showtunes Goes To Glocca Morra With Terrific “Finian’s Rainbow”

March 24, 2016 • If you love musicals, then you must love Showtunes Theatre Company!...

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Strap In and Suit Up! It’s Convention Season Again!

March 23, 2016 • That’s right, people. Bigger and better costume contests, more...

Enthusiastic Bernie Sanders supporter in line at Seattle Center to gain entry to Bernie's March 20, 2016 rally at KeyArena.
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Seattle “Feels The Bern” At Massive Sanders Rally At Seattle Center

March 21, 2016 • Thousands of Seattleites stood in a line that looped from KeyArena, around the International...

Shaunyce Omar (Nana) and Claudine Mboligikpelani Nako (Efua Kuti). My Heart Is the Drum Production photo. © 2016 Mark Kitaoka.

Lyricist Stacey Luftig On Village Theatre’s World Premiere Of “My Heart is the...

March 19, 2016 • Lyricist Stacey Luftig has won the 2016 Kleban Award for most promising...

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Sydney Mardi Gras Loves Madonna

March 18, 2016 • OMG! Even if you’re kinda over Madonna, this still SPARKLES (to steal a trademark from...

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Visit “Fraggle Rock” & “The Dark Crystal” This Saturday At NW Film Forum

March 18, 2016 • Muppet Maniacs and Jim Henson-philes will have a Squee Day of Delight this Saturday, March...

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Bernie’s Heading To Seattle On Sunday…And, How YOU Can Stump For Him NOW

March 17, 2016 • The Washington State Democratic Caucus is happening on Saturday, March 26 and to energize his...

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Helllllooooo Ladies! Girl4Girl is Back on the Scene! With Manuela Horn!

March 17, 2016 • …And ready to take you out, turn you up, and taste your treats! Friday, March 25, get...