Scene stealer

Posted on 29 Jan 2016 at 6:00am

In just 3 years, Kelsey Ervi has established a reputation as one of North Texas’ most peripatetic theater professionals. And she’s just getting started ARNOLD WAYNE JONES Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com When last we caught up with Kelsey Leigh Ervi, she was a relative newcomer to the North Texas theater scene — working as an assistant [...]

Jillian Michaels is working it out

Posted on 22 Jan 2016 at 6:15am

The reality TV star and fitness guru reclaims gay slurs, thanks Madonna and discusses showing her fans a new side The “shred” will put you through the sweat fires of hell, but despite her extreme workouts, Jillian Michaels wants you to know she is no monster. To set the record, ahem, straight, the out fitness [...]

‘Looking’ back

Posted on 18 Dec 2015 at 6:15am

Out filmmaker Andrew Haigh, on the upcoming ‘Looking’ finale and how his buzz-generating hetero-marriage character study ‘45 Years’ is really a sequel to  ‘Weekend’ In 2011, openly gay writer/director Andrew Haigh made a splash in the film world with Weekend, an instant LGBT film classic about a pair of gay men, Russell and Glen, who [...]

All grown up

Posted on 18 Dec 2015 at 6:00am

Nick’s older brother Joe Jonas, on gay clubbing, ‘flattering’ advances & how a reunion of Brothers could happen Nick Jonas isn’t the only one going to gay clubs like a good ally — his older brother, Joe, enjoys a night out with the gays too. And the best part? Sometimes they even go together. As [...]

Queer locals: The North Texans who defined 2015

Posted on 11 Dec 2015 at 6:30am

We recognize — and remember — those in the North Texas LGBT community who helped define life here in 2015 The LGBT Texan of the Year may be the grand prize of recognition for achievement in a year, but the fact is, 2015 was an accumulation of people and experiences, especially in the Life+Style Section. [...]

Selena Gomez: The gay interview

Posted on 16 Nov 2015 at 11:28am

Selena Gomez: The gay interview, wherein she talks about Nick Jonas, Taylor Launtner and bisexual rumors

The diva’s diva

Posted on 23 Oct 2015 at 6:30am

For drag icon Charles Busch, life is a cabaret, ol’ chum (so come to his cabaret) ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com “I’m feeling very smug,” Charles Busch purrs from his New York apartment. Right before we talked, New York City was under a storm warning where city fathers and assorted fatalists encouraged residents [...]

Gay husbandry

Posted on 25 Sep 2015 at 6:15am

‘Polygamist’ Britstar Leona Lewis on her new album, new label and why she keeps so many gay men in her inner circle Leona Lewis is having a moment — a Mariah Carey moment, actually. She’s singing, mimicking the ascending whistle notes that close out Carey’s early-’90s hit “Emotions.” It’s not much — just a few notes, [...]

Land of Men

Posted on 31 Jul 2015 at 6:15am

Remote and unsullied, gay-friendly Marquesas Islands are heaven on earth KEVIN KALLEY & DAVID H. CURRIER  | Contributing Writers david.h.currier@gmail.com Burly, tattooed men. Really. And this is not an Atlantis cruise. Just 6,000 miles southwest of DFW lie the Marquesas Islands, among the most remote places on the planet. Herman Melville wrote about the Marquesas [...]

Smokin’ hot

Posted on 24 Jul 2015 at 6:15am

At 57, newly-engaged actress-singer Lea DeLaria is at the top of her game Since the ’90s, Lea DeLaria has established herself as a standup comic, actress and jazz singer, but the past year has certainly been a banner one for the self-identified butch. Starting in January, when she shared a Screen Actors Guild award for [...]