Ask Howard

Posted on 10 Oct 2014 at 7:25am

How to do what’s wrong right HOWARD LEWIS RUSSELL  | Special Contributor Dear Howard, I’m 21 and afraid of now going to Hell for becoming a “practicing” homosexual recently — I just began dating a very nice guy I met on a Christian dating site: Advice? — Ty Dear Ty, As a legally grown [...]

Martin-izing WaterTower

Posted on 10 Oct 2014 at 7:20am

Family man Terry Martin begins his 15th season as WTT’s artistic director with ‘Bonnie & Clyde’   MARK LOWRY  | Contributing Writer Many people figure this out as they get older, but 30 years ago if you told a twentysomething Terry Martin that he’d one day identify as two things he couldn’t fathom at the [...]

Review: ‘Rapunzel! Rapunzel!’

Posted on 10 Oct 2014 at 7:20am

The best children’s theater offers something for kids and adults alike, whether in the form of subtext, spectacle or simple delightfulness, all of which are in abundance in Dallas Children’s Theater’s current production, Rapunzel! Rapunzel! A Very Hairy Fairy Tale (the subtitle alone cues you in that this isn’t just for the wee ones). From [...]

Model citizen

Posted on 10 Oct 2014 at 6:30am

From high fashion to the-boy-next-door type, model manager Luis Basteri knows The Look ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor Here’s a fact that’s difficult to wrap your mind around. When you learn that Luis Basteri, founder of the year-old Dallas modeling agency Amores Management, works in fashion, you assume he started his career walking the [...]

Genius bar-none

Posted on 10 Oct 2014 at 6:15am

Mike Hadreas, the genius behind Perfume Mike Hadreas is tapping his “really long” nails on a table. “Can you hear that?” he asks. The act seems insignificant, but for the Seattle-based musician — better known by his nom-de-cool Perfume Genius — it’s a rite of passage. That tap, tap encapsulates independence, bravery and rebelliousness … [...]

Q the reel

Posted on 10 Oct 2014 at 6:00am

Our guide to the film offerings at  Q Cinema 16, Cowtown’s big LGBT film fest Q Cinema, North Texas’ long-running gay film festival, holds its 16th big event (for only the sec ond time, in the fall instead of the spring) and we watched a whole passel o’ the offerings. There’s something for every taste, [...]

Best Bets • 10-10-14

Posted on 09 Oct 2014 at 11:10pm

Monday 10.13 With the expiration of the Wright Amendment, the Gayborhood’s Love Field will transform It will probably be the biggest change in the Oak Lawn area since Mary Thumb was torn down and the ilume stepped in, and it’s been 40 years in the making: The expiration of the Wright Amendment that limited long-haul [...]

Q Cinema: Our preview starts here

Posted on 08 Oct 2014 at 10:04am

Club King, The 10 Year Plan launch 16th annual Q Cinema gay film fest in Fort Worth on Thursday

Cassie Nova

Posted on 03 Oct 2014 at 1:48pm

Dating while poz has its challenges, but Cassie has the tea Do you ever have one of those days when you realize, “Oh crap! I’m an idiot.” I like to think of myself as a smart person. I know I am not a brainiac, but I did really well in school. But book learnin’ ain’t [...]

Best Bets • 10-03-14

Posted on 03 Oct 2014 at 1:41pm

Friday 10.03 Saturday 10.04 Sunday 10.05 Dallas Southern Pride gets its mojo moving Did you think Pride was over in North Texas? Sorry, no. Not only does Tarrant County celebrate its Pride this weekend, so does South Dallas, with Pride events aimed at the LGBT black community. Events (themed around All Gold Everything) are broken into [...]