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Circa Humans: This is What Defying Gravity Looks Like

Young, fit, scantily clad Aussies performing feats of acrobatic prowess? Yes please. Circa Humans features an award-winning ensemble of ten multi-skilled circus artists (six men...

“Anastasia” Live: This is Disney’s Little Jewel Box Musical Done Right

Based on the animated 1997 Disney movie, Anastasia the live musical trades on familiar tropes. Ultimately, the stage production finds its own way in this charming music box of a...

This Is How Mare Winningham Surprised Café Carlyle

You probably think of Mare Winningham as an actress. She may bring to mind characters from the angsty youth of St. Elmo’s Fire to the fretting maid of American Horror Story....

These 10 Funny LGBTQ Comedians Will Make You LOL

There’s never been a better time to be LGBTQ in comedy. Kate McKinnon and Bowen Yang are representing us on SNL. Tituss Burgess and Ryan O’Connell became breakout stars as gay...

These Are 10 Things You Learn From Being a Gay Stripper

You’ve seen many a hot go-go boy dance, spin and entertain at your favorite night club or bar. But, have you ever wondered what it takes to be one? Have you ever thought –...

“Never a Boy”: See a Trans Dramedy You Won’t Easily Forget

At that unlikely intersection of pansexuality and transgender revelation, you’ll find comedian Chloe Koser directing traffic. Her one-woman show is called Never a Boy....

Rolling On the River: This is the Tina Turner Musical

In April, London audiences were treated to a new musical celebrating the life and career of legendary singer Tina Turner. Coming on the heels of such similarly single-artist...

Pushing Boundaries: This Is a Live Album from Comedian Ian Aber

Stand-up comic Ian Aber has been married to a man almost as long as some of his audience has been alive. And for years, he’s been gently introducing straight clubgoers into...

O’Connor and Ginsberg: This is the Story of “Sisters in Law”

Playwrights worth their salt know that compelling theater relies on worthy adversaries. Such is the enduring bond and equally enduring friction between the first two women...

“Skintight”: This is Everything You’d Want in a Stage Satire

Idina Menzel heads up a stellar ensemble in Joshua Harmon’s hilariously dysfunctional family comedy Skintight. Menzel appears as the daughter of a filthy-rich men’s clothing...

Are You a Good Witch or a Bad Witch? This is the 411 on LA’s New Play

Is your soul for sale? And if so, what thing of value would you sell it for? Wealth? Fame? A night with Shawn Mendes? Let’s be honest, every now and then we find ourselves...

This is the DragCon Gallery of Images You’ll be Living For

Another year of DragCon fierceness has come and gone, children. But what indelible images they’ve left in their wake. Take a stroll through our gallery of images. Marvel...