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LGBTQ&A: Kevin Glaccum

Kevin Glaccum is the producing artistic director of Azuka Theatre Company. We chat with the local out theater leader on his passion for the stage […]

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A Gigantic Eastern European Restaurant and Dinner Theatre Is Coming to Fishtown

When we released our guide to eating and drinking in Fishtown, we described the dining scene as some “laboratory experiment studying what would happen if you tried to gentrify […]

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Theatre Exile’s Jenson Titus Lavallee on Philly’s LGBTQ Performance Scene

Originally from California, Jenson Titus Lavallee is now a Fishtown-based actor starring as “Babur” in Theatre Exile’s latest production of “Guards at the Taj.” We […]

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REVIEW: Mauckingbird Theatre’s The Pirates of Penzance Is a Queer Swashbuckler

It’s hard to produce an entertaining pirate play in 2016, and even more difficult to pull off a remake. But Mauckingbird Theatre Company’s latest production […]

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GayFest! Kicks Off This Week

Starting Friday, Quince Productions will be putting on the sixth-annual GayFest!, a festival of LGBTQ theater, at Studio X and the Louis Bluver Theatre at […]

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LGBTQ&A: Anthony Mustafa Adair

Anthony Mustafa Adair, a 24-year-old rising star in Philadelphia’s theater scene, chats with us about his experiences as an openly gay Afghan performer and his […]

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TOP PICKS: 5 Unique LGBTQ Events This Weekend

FRIDAY EVENTS The 17th Annual Philly Black Pride Celebration April 28th through May 2nd Philly Black Pride is finally here and bigger than ever with […]

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REVIEW: Mauckingbird Theatre’s The Sisterhood Reimagines Gender Norms

Who could have ever thought a 17th-century French play could be so gay and gender-bending — and work so damn well as a result? Philly-based […]

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Employee of the Year Hires Kid Actors for a Very Adult Piece of Art.

There’s a bunch of pre-teen female actors putting on a performance at FringeArts later this month, and, no, it isn’t Annie. “They are regular kids,” said Employee […]

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SNEAK PEEK: Our Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the New Drake

“God knows there are a lot of theaters in this town. Our purpose is for this to be a hub.” That’s what InterAct Theatre Company‘s […]

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Our Picks: Dancing, iPhone Fixes and Angels

Do It: Not So Strictly Ballroom Learn how to dance like a star at the Society Hill Dance Academy (409 South 2nd Street, Philadelphia, 215-574-3574; […]

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In the Closet With Rob Paluso

Rob Paluso may be best known as Anita Manhattan, the retro-inspired drag persona from GayBINGO!, but the 31-year-old is actually a professional actor and costume […]

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Weekend Roundup

Friday, Nov. 2 Gloria Steinem visits Haverford College (7:30 p.m.) to discuss “The Progression of Feminism: Where Are We Going?” Bonerama, a brass funk rock […]

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Weekend Roundup

Friday, Oct. 26 William Way hosts the Queer Fear Costume Closet (6:30 p.m.) with great garb from Philly AIDS Thrift. ArtNUDE Philadelphia is presented by […]

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Weekend Roundup

Friday, Oct. 19 The Philadelphia Film Festival runs through the weekend with a selection of LGBT-friendly screenings. Click here for details. “Crossroads” is a celebration […]