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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 | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queer-related docs shine on Oscar-nominee list
At the Oscars on March 2, queer eyes will be on “Dallas Buyers Club” to take home some statues, but there is an interesting competition between two films — one with queer content, the other by a qu...
Feb 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
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Revisiting ‘Boys,’ four decades later
Revisiting ‘Boys,’ four decades later By Ray Simon PGN Contributor Winter weather may have Philadelphia firmly in its icy grip, but film fans can momentarily turn up the heat by catching Wakefield ...
Jan 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
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Out comedian to bring laughs to New Hope Celebrates
A little over a month ago, we had the pleasure of seeing out comedian Mimi Gonzalez performing at a straight comedy club in Virginia. Her show was both raucous and educational. Case in point: By th...
May 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 686 686 recommendations | email to a friend
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Artist features trans portraits in new exhibition
Local artist Emily Smith Satis is using her talents as a painter to explore the transgender community in her exhibition “In Visible Skin: Portraits of Transgender Philadelphia,” May 10-June 28 at t...
May 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 686 686 recommendations | email to a friend
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She’s back in A.C.: A Q&A with Wanda Sykes
Out comedian, actor and TV personality Wanda Sykes is swinging back through the area to give her hilariously vital and sometimes-irreverent view on life and politics. We had a great time at her sho...
May 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 684 684 recommendations | email to a friend
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Celebrity photographer takes fans behind the scenes with new app
Out photographer Mike Ruiz is giving fans of his work the virtual keys to his visual kingdom with his new app, “Pretty Masculine,” now available on iTunes. The app is named after Ruiz’s self-publis...
Feb 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 680 680 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hearing the people sing: Out cast member reflects on 25 years of 'Les Mis'
The acclaimed and wildly popular musical “Les Misérables” will be omnipresent in Philadelphia in the first few weeks of 2013, owing to the 25th-anniversary production coming through town and the bi...
Dec 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 688 688 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holiday cabaret gets naughty and nice
Quince Productions will get into the spirit of the season with its annual “A Very Quince Holiday Cabaret,” Dec. 3 at Tabu. The event serves as a fundraiser for the theater company, known for produc...
Nov 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 690 690 recommendations | email to a friend
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Broadway and Hollywood players come together for Prop. 8 play
The Wilma Theater, in partnership with American Foundation for Equal Rights, will present a one-night-only reading of “8,” a play chronicling the historic trial in the federal constitutional challe...
May 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 685 685 recommendations | email to a friend
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