Corky St. Clair returns! Guest & Co. still delight with ‘Mascots’

Posted on 17 Oct 2016 at 1:15pm

Corky St. Clair returns! Guest & Co. still delight with ‘Mascots’

Cassie Nova • 10-14-16

Posted on 14 Oct 2016 at 7:40am

Cassie scares up costume ideas   Hey, y’all, and thank God for fall. There is no better feeling than having cool days after a long hot summer. It’s time for pumpkin spiced crap and putting up Halloween decorations. I am feeling stressed trying to come up with a great Halloween costume. Every day is Halloween […]


Posted on 14 Oct 2016 at 7:35am

  Late Bloomers.  Earlier this year, the USA Film Festival held an anniversary screening of Late Bloomers, an indie movie that boasted a kind of mini-legendary status on the Dallas film community. It was at the forefront of a spate of the New Gay Cinema in the mid-1990s, which saw serious stories about queer issues […]

Shock therapy

Posted on 14 Oct 2016 at 7:30am

Chevy’s redesigned Volt sacrifices some specialness for more prosaic luxury   CASEY WILLIAMS  | Auto Reviewer Driving the redesigned 2017 Chevy Volt is like listening to Gaga and Tony Bennett. It’s a beautiful thing — a pleasure to behold — but you somehow miss the edgier Gaga that was carried about Hollywood in her […]

STAGE REVIEW: ‘Breadcrumbs’

Posted on 14 Oct 2016 at 7:25am

  A series of random, seemingly unconnected words are furiously scribbled on Post-It Notes and immediately discarded — dropped on the floor, left as clues (breadcrumbs?) that may lead us to understand more about the workings of the human mind of Alida (Stephanie Dunnam), a reclusive writer befriended by Beth *Catherine D. DuBord), a flighty […]

Best Bets • 10-14-16

Posted on 14 Oct 2016 at 7:22am

Friday 10.14 — Sunday 11.06 Linda Leonard portrays legendary Texas governor Ann Richards in Stage West’s ‘Ann’ Recently out Emmy-winning and Tony-nominated actress Holland Taylor created the play Ann, about Texas firebrand Ann Richards, as a one-woman show, and she exclusively has performed it in every incarnation. Until now. Local luminary Linda Kay Leonard is […]

CD review: Britney Spears: ‘Glory’

Posted on 14 Oct 2016 at 7:20am

  We love a good comeback or five, don’t we? And since burning out in the mid-aughts and then blazing back with 2007’s Blackout, the indestructible institution known as Britney Spears has made a career out of comebacks, releasing a rollercoaster of peaking- and plummeting-career albums throughout her two-decade reign. Perhaps her biggest music slump […]

Helluva Troye

Posted on 14 Oct 2016 at 6:30am

For out singer-songwriter Troye Sivan, music and gay activism go hand in glove SCOTT HUFFMAN  | Contributing Writer It is immediately apparent that Troye Sivan the 21-year-old out singer/songwriter and social media star — possesses youthful good looks, a blended Australian/South African accent and colorful fingernails. Only upon speaking with him, however, does the […]

Dark victory

Posted on 14 Oct 2016 at 6:15am

An abduction. An assault. And a 30-year struggle to understand what happened. Behind Terry Vandivort’s eerie one-man show ‘The Incident’   ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor “Once there was a boy… and something terrible happened to him,” begins — and ends — Terry Vandivort’s one-man show The Incident, and right from the start he draws […]


Posted on 14 Oct 2016 at 6:00am

  The Essential RuPaul: Herstory, Philosophy & Her Fiercest Queens by John Davis, Illustrated by Libby Vanderploeg (Smith Street Books 2016) $14.95; 95 pp. The Queen has spoken. Everyone listens because, well, how can they not? Her bearing, her stature, her very demeanor demand attention from all her subjects and in this new book, these […]