Best Bets • 02-24-17

Thursday 03.02 — Sunday 03.05 Uptown Players takes on showtunes with Broadway Our Way There are a lot of great fundraisers out there — fashion shows, cocktail parties, beer bashes, dinner-and-dessert feasts, fancy affairs and low-key ones. But few are as outright entertaining as Uptown Players’ annual fundraiser, Broadway Our Way. A full-on show featuring […]

Scene • 02-24-17

Making the SCENE the week of Feb. 24–March 2 • Alexandre’s: Lala Johnson with Linny Nance and the Netowrk on Friday. Bondtourage on Saturday. Liz Mikel on Tuesday. Chris Chism on Wednesday. So Strung Out with spencer West on Thursday. • BJ’s NXS!: Sixth annual Fat Tuesday celebration on Tuesday. • Cedar Grove: Drag Brunch emceed […]

Crossword Puzzle • 02-24-17

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Editorial Cartoon • 02-24-17

Arkansas Supreme Court strikes down local LGBT protections

The Arkansas Supreme Court struck down a Fayetteville, Ark. ordinance banning discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity that was approved by voters.

Transgender survey released

The National Center for Transgender Equality recently released the largest study of the transgender community ever done.

Protest scheduled against Trump trans order

Over the initial objections of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, President Trump rescinded Obama-era protections for transgender students that allowed them to use school bathrooms corresponding to their gender identities. Trump said it was up to states to decide whether to discriminate against transgender students.

Anchia files PrEP information bill

State Rep. Rafael Anchia filed HB2006 to require that anyone who receives a negative HIV test result will be provided with information about PrEP — pre-exposure prophylaxis — to prevent transmission of HIV in the future.

Singers shine in ‘Boys Do Babs’

This isn’t so much a review of Boys Do Babs, the Barbra Streisand tribute performed by members of the Turtle Creek Chorale, as it is a suggestion.

DVtv: Impulse Dallas’ 2nd anniversary party

Impulse Dallas, a group of socially active gay men working in collaboration with AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) to promote healthier sexual lifestyles by promoting the conversation on prevention and safer sex though social events, education and outreach in the Dallas gay community, recently celebrated its second anniversary — and DVtv was there. DVtv host Brad Pritchett, joined by […]