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Singing the timeless songs
Cabaret performer Karen Akers is a class act. Playful and yet regal, she is no diva. There is an intimacy and an affection when she sings, as well as heartfelt emotion. Akers has performed on Broad...
Apr 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Bad Hair’ is a good film
As part of the Filadelfia Latin American Film Festival, International House will screen “Pelo Malo” (“Bad Hair”) at 4:45 p.m. April 26 with writer/director Mariana Rondón in attendance. This poigna...
Apr 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Out poet to read from new collection
Out poet Robin Becker will share highlights from her recently published collection of poems when she hosts a reading April 12 at Musehouse. “Tiger Heron” is the seventh published collection of poem...
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Out artist goes underneath the ‘surfaces’
Out Philadelphia artist and professional writer and editor Natalie Hope McDonald last week unveiled “Invented Surfaces,” a new exhibition of paintings marking her first solo show. The paintings com...
Apr 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Out playwright’s world premiere vets post-war struggles
Pulitzer Prize-winning out playwright Paula Vogel is taking theatergoers on a journey through time and space to explore the plight of Iraq War veterans in the world premiere of her latest play, “Do...
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’80s fashion and photography come alive in Delaware
The Delaware Art Museum is taking photography and fashion enthusiasts back to the 1980s with its latest exhibition. “Fashion, Circus, Spectacle: Photographs by Scott Heiser,” on view through June 1...
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reliving the ‘joy’ of James Broughton
The fabulous documentary “Big Joy: The Adventures of James Broughton” screens at International House at 7 p.m. April 5, along with “Dreamwood,” one of the pioneering pansexual poet and filmmaker’s ...
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Out DJ to get Philly dancing for spring
Out superstar DJ Tracy Young will heat things up for Spring Awakening March 30 at bi at Sundown, the new bi-weekly dance party produced by Bruce Yelk and George Lopez at Lit Ultrabar. Young admits ...
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aerial performance group explores time travel in new show
The nine-woman queer feminist circus-theater company known as Tangle is taking a trip through time with its newest show April 3-5 at Christ Church Neighborhood House. In “Timelines,” company founde...
Mar 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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From the ‘outside’ in, with queer Latina poet
Denice Frohman could have rested on her laurels after winning the Women of the World Poetry Slam last March. Instead, the queer Latina poet redoubled her efforts, embarking on a nationwide spoken-w...
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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