Cassie Nova

Posted on 12 Dec 2014 at 7:40am

Trust, possessiveness, friendship: Cassie is full up for the holidays Happy holidays, everybody! I hope your season is as bright and shiny as Kim Kardashian’s ass. But seriously folks, this is the season of giving so do something great for someone else, even if it is just a handy to a friend in a parked [...]

‘Xmas’ reviews: ‘Carol,’ ‘Story,’ ‘Trailer Park’

Posted on 12 Dec 2014 at 7:35am

You can’t swing a dead reindeer around North Texas this month and not hit a production with the word “Christmas” in it. And why not? But not all Christmas tales are the same — from the sentimental to the spiritual to the irreverent to the secularly nostalgic, there’s something for every taste …. whether you’re [...]

Queer Locals: The Party Planners

Posted on 12 Dec 2014 at 7:30am

Blake Baker, Wayne Davis, Donna Dumae: Helping folks have fun for charity ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor All of Dallas loves a party, and gay Dallas all but lives for them. Swimsuit season? Pool parties aplenty. Christmas and New Year’s? We know how to don our gay apparel like nobody’s business. Even the fall [...]

High Bimmer

Posted on 12 Dec 2014 at 7:25am

BMW’s sassy coupe CASEY WILLIAMS  | Auto Reviewer Since the iconic BMW 2002 evolved into the 3-Series nearly 40 years ago, the little coupe has been the sassy prince of the Munich-based dynasty. Small, sporty, refined and with just the right amount of attitude, the 3-Series coupe was the car you would enjoy thrashing wide-open [...]

Other Queer Locals of Note

Posted on 12 Dec 2014 at 7:20am

 As we select our LGBT Texan of the Year, we also want to acknowledge some of the local folks who helped define 2014 for us on the cultural side — people who often don’t get the recognition they deserve, those who made an impact on the discussion and those who simply made North Texan a [...]

Best Bets • 12-12-14

Posted on 11 Dec 2014 at 11:10pm

Friday 12.12 Eric Himan is back in Texas! We like Eric Himan as much as any Texan can like an Oklahoman — heck, even more than that! Our musician to the north will be visiting the Metroplex Friday for his Back in Texas Show. And the diversely talented performer, who does folk, rock, pop, from [...]

Billy Masters

Posted on 05 Dec 2014 at 7:45am

Michael Phelps’ trans paramour Joan Rivers’ favorite holiday was always Thanksgiving. Each year, she would begin the day by delivering food for God’s Love We Deliver (in more recent years, she was joined by her grandson, Cooper). She’d return home in time to welcome dozens of friends and colleagues to her home for a sumptuous [...]

Xmas, discmas

Posted on 05 Dec 2014 at 7:20am

Plenty of (out) recording artists — from Dave Koz to Johnny Mathis to Michael Feinstein and more — want to be your new favorite for holiday music   Admit it: You have Christmas albums from The Carpenters, Nat King Cole, Trans Siberian Orchestra and maybe Garth Brooks, but otherwise your collection of holiday standards isn’t [...]

Best Bets • 12-05-14

Posted on 04 Dec 2014 at 11:10pm

Friday 12.05 DTC opens its annual good-will extravaganza ‘A Christmas Carol’ The Dallas Theater Center has performed a version of A Christmas Carol almost every year since the late 1970s, and it has become a celebrated December tradition, even when it gets a little untraditional. Last year, DTC’s artistic director, Kevin Moriarty, took his hand [...]

ABOUT THE COVER ARTIST: MEET ROBB CONOVER

Posted on 28 Nov 2014 at 7:20am

Pop! Bang! Bam! Robb Conover brings drama to every day life When Robb Conover was asked to create the cover for Dallas Voice’s Art Issue, he couldn’t say no. He loves when his artwork can support the gay community. “I’ve always been very active in the gay and arts communities,” he said. “Whether it’s at [...]