Best Bets • 03-03-17

Posted on 02 Mar 2017 at 11:10pm

Saturday  03.04 Toast to Life features a farewell appearance by Lady Bunny Toast to Life — the annual fundraiser for the Resource Center — has been a staple of the Dallas social (and socially-aware) scene for 19 years, and drag diva Lady Bunny has been there before, making music in her role as DJ. Well, […]

‘Moonlight’ is already a success; now it can become a hit

Posted on 02 Mar 2017 at 8:42am

‘Moonlight’ is already a success; now it can become a hit with expansion to 1,500 screens

‘When We Rise’ star Rachel Griffiths: The gay interview

Posted on 01 Mar 2017 at 1:28pm

  Early in her career, she stole our queer hearts as Toni Collette’s freewheeling yang in 1994’s buddy comedy Muriel’s Wedding, but before long, Rachel Griffiths became one of our most passionate allies both on- and off-screen. In 2001, the Aussie actress starred as Brenda Chenowith, the enigmatic, gender-subverting girlfriend-turned-wife of prodigal son Nate Fisher (Peter […]

BREAKING: DTC’s 2017-18 season sets the model for future years

Posted on 01 Mar 2017 at 2:01am

DTC’s 2017-18 season sets the model for future years

Fuel’s errand

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 7:30am

The uber-fuel-efficient Accord Hybrid is a stylish and affordable winner Casey Williams  | Auto Reviewer While the Honda Accord has been around more than 40 years, the new Hybrid doesn’t look a day over 29. Its youthful smooth body with glistening lighting only serves to draw attention to the technology beneath the shredded sheetmetal. […]

Girl on girls

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 7:25am

Jenny Block makes getting your freak on a political statement The time to have more sex is now. The time to relish, to pleasure seek, to kiss and hug and hold hands and dance slow and fuck hard is now. Right now. Things are scary out there. They’re precarious and dangerous and hateful and unpredictable […]

Rising up

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 6:30am

Oscar winner Dustin Lance Black on his first time as an activist, the power of collective protesting and changing hearts with ‘When We Rise’ With an emotionally resonant speech, Dustin Lance Black accepted the Oscar for his original screenplay of Milk in 2009, a powerful tribute to gay political hero Harvey Milk. Could an Emmy […]

Oscars so gay

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 6:15am

Forget ‘a day without an immigrant’ — nowadays, Hollywood without gays would be the death of awards, as these queer Oscar contenders show Most of us know that the most popular Oscar-nominated film for the gay community is Moonlight, which has the second-most nominations this year. But it’s hardly the only film with gay content […]

The magic flame

Posted on 24 Feb 2017 at 6:00am

Queer icons have helped campy magician Jeff Hobson find his onstage persona   When he steps onstage, magic isn’t enough for Jeff Hobson. As the emcee for the popular The Illusionists Live From Broadway show — as well as his solo performances — he looked to campy icons for inspiration. Now, he wears rhinestones like […]

Best Bets • 02-24-17

Posted on 23 Feb 2017 at 11:10pm

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 […]