4th annual Nike LGBT Sports Summit expands with youth, narrows focus

Posted on 30 Jun 2015 at 9:24am

4th annual Nike LGBT Sports Summit expands with youth, narrows focus

Pet of the week • 06-26-15

Posted on 26 Jun 2015 at 7:45am

My name is Sergio and I can’t tell you how happy I am that you’ve found me, because I know that if you’re reading this then you must be looking for that purr-fect fur-ever love, and I’m just the guy to provide it. I can light up your life with kittenish chaos and unbridled devotion. [...]

‘Dirty Dancing’

Posted on 26 Jun 2015 at 7:30am

The movie version of Dirty Dancing is one of those Hits That Never Should Have Been. Set in a Catskills resort in the early 1960s, is a cheesier-than-a-fromagerie romance about “bad boy” Johnny who seduces a virginal suburban princess (with the weirdly infantilizing name Baby) with his erotic hip swinging and musky masculinity. Daddy wouldn’t [...]

Review: ‘Folsom Forever’

Posted on 26 Jun 2015 at 7:25am

It’s still Pride Month for a few more days, so why not recommend a documentary that really presents the outer limits of what gay Pride means in some quarters? The DVD Folsom Forever: The Story of How a Kinky Rebellious Street Festival Captured the Heart of San Francisco (2015 Breaking Glass Pictures) turns an unflinching eye [...]

Cassie Nova • 06-26-15

Posted on 26 Jun 2015 at 7:20am

Cassie answers crazy questions! What’s up, my babies? I hope you are all having a fabulous summer. Every column I write, I ask you peeps to send me your questions. I always say, “Ask anything you want, no question off limits!” Well, one guy out there has taken that to heart, and about twice a [...]

Quip/ tuck

Posted on 26 Jun 2015 at 6:30am

NYC drag artist Marti Gould Cummings brings a bite of the Big Apple to Big D SCOTT HUFFMAN  | Contributing Writer scott_in_dallas@yahoo.com New York drag entertainer Marti Gould Cummings seems bent on bucking tradition. His gender-bending style is more boy-in-a-dress than paint-and-pageant. He sings live rather than lip-synchs. And, perhaps most shocking, he has no [...]

Deal or New Deal

Posted on 26 Jun 2015 at 6:15am

Uptown Players’ impressive ‘The Nance;’ ‘Annie’ percolates with schmaltz ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com Dallas audiences are getting a good deal of the New Deal this week — both The Nance (locally produced by Uptown Players at the Kalita) and Annie (a national tour playing at the Winspear) view the 1930s through different [...]

Up & Adam

Posted on 26 Jun 2015 at 6:00am

Out glam god Adam Lambert — on changing his style, the impending end of ‘Idol’ and what question he won’t answer Stripped of that glossy sheen, those painted nails and the purple mane that he famously flaunted on his 2009 post-American Idol debut, For Your Entertainment, Adam Lambert’s latest album cover isn’t even in color. [...]

Best Bets • 06-26-15

Posted on 25 Jun 2015 at 11:10pm

Friday 06.26 North Texas native and ‘American Idol’ alum Todrick Hall performs It isn’t just Adam Lambert who was an out, popular runner-up on American Idol. Indeed, North Texas native Todrick Hall has been a sensation of his own, especially as a YouTube star (yes, that’s a thing, we promise). His Toddlers Ball Tour, with [...]

Cocktail Friday: National Martini Day Edition

Posted on 19 Jun 2015 at 12:57pm

Cocktail Friday: National Martini Day Edition