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Film Screening: Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe

Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe (2007) Directed by James Crump, 72 minutes Courtesy Swank Motion Pictures Yale-educated and born with a...

Film: Rafiki

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor Rafiki (Wanuri Kahiu, 2018, 83 min.) follows a friendship that blossoms into love between two young women, Kena and Ziki, from...

“The Upside”: An Unlikely Romance Between Bryan Cranston and Kevin Hart

This American remake of the 2011 French film, The Intouchables, attempts to piggyback on the original’s popular success by copying it closely. Both films are based on the real...

Do the Academy Awards Acknowledge LGBTs in This Year’s Oscar Race?

Moments ago, the nominees for the 91st Academy Awards were revealed. While there were no clear favorites at the front of the field, the Motion Picture Academy continues to trudge...

“The Children Act”: Emma Thompson at the Peak of Her Craft

Prepare to fall in love with Emma Thompson all over again in this emotional and complex story about a woman charged with making life and death decisions. Fiona (Thompson) is a...

Three Top Reasons Musical Theater Lovers Will Miss Carol Channing

Why should you mourn the death of actress, singer and musical theater legend Carol Channing, who has died at the age of 97, leaving a legacy of great performances and...

Linda Simpson presents “Eating Raoul”

Paul and Mary Bland live in a building full of swingers, but they both find sex thoroughly repulsive. Until, of course, they come up with an absurdly diabolical scheme to profit...

“Drag Race” All Star Jasmine Masters Dishes Straight Men Doing Drag

We asked RuPaul’s Drag Race All Star Jasmine Masters about straight men doing drag, and she shared some of her favorites. From the boys of Monty Python (mostly straight) to John...

Film Screening—Call Her Ganda

When 26-year-old Filipina transgender woman and alleged sex worker Jennifer Laude was found dead with her head plunged into a motel room toilet, the perpetrator was quickly...

Jennifer Lopez Gets a Second Act – Announcing the Winners!

Fake it til you make it. Have you ever felt like you couldn’t get ahead in this world because of your circumstances?  Did you grow up with incredible street smarts only to...

Margot Robbie and Saoirse Ronan Battle it Out in Mary Queen of Scots – Announcing the Winners!

“In my end is my beginning.” – Mary Queen of Scots If there was ever a more tongue-in-cheek quote from the Elizabethan era, we aren’t aware of it....

Dolly Parton Serves Delicious Dumplin’ – Announcing the Winners!

“Why can’t they be as miserable as us heterosexuals in their marriages?” – Dolly Parton on marriage equality. In the music industry, there are divas,...