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'Confessions of a Mormon Boy' Returns to LA

THEATRE | By EDGE | Feb 25
The Possibility Foundation and MB Productions present the Los Angeles return of Steven Fales' award-winning, off-Broadway one-man sensation "Confessions of a Mormon Boy" playing every Sunday at 7 pm from March 1 thru April 26, 2015 at the Zephyr Theatre.

'Sandra Bernhard Is #Blessed' Hits Joe's Pub For New Year's Eve

THEATRE | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 20
The inimitable Sandra Bernhard returns to Joe's Pub at The Public with her all new show, "Sandra Bernhard is #blessed," as part of her annual year-end residency, which starts December 26 and leads up to her New Year's Eve spectacle.

Style Becomes Substance in 'Far From Heaven'

THEATRE | By Michael Cox | Oct 8
The SpeakEasy Stage is currently presenting the Boston premiere of "Far From Heaven," a musical that uses the techniques of film director Douglas Sirk to explore social taboos amongst the societal conformation of the Eisenhower era.

Interview with Martin Sherman Author of 'Bent'

THEATRE | By Michael Cox | Oct 8
Martin Sherman's Holocaust drama "Bent" is one of the most influential gay plays of the last half-century in the way that it brings gay characters and history into the mainstream. We speak to Sherman about "Bent" and about his life creating theatre.

Ben & Brad Celebrate Sterling Silver Memories

MUSIC | By Michael Cox | Sep 25
Benjamin Sears & Bradford Conner celebrate their Silver Jubilee as a song duo with two special performances, along with a one hundredth anniversary performance of Irving Berlin's first Broadway show, "Watch Your Step."

Women's Words Fest Includes a Week of Lesbian-Themed Entertainment

THEATRE | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 18
Chicago's Women's Words Fest will now include a week of lesbian-themed entertainment, including a film festival, staged readings, dance, prose and plays, all at the Chicago Public House Theater.

Justin V. Bond Stages Free Association Show 'The Drift' at Joes' Pub

THEATRE | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 8
On September 11, Justin Vivian Bond embarks on a new, free associative collage of spoken word and song that is inspired by Tennessee Williams' story "The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone."

LezFest Chicago Motivates Community for Women's Words Weekend

SPECIAL EVENTS | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 23
On July 28, Pride Films and Plays presents "LezFest: A One Night Fling," a celebration in words, songs, music and theater at Mary's Attic. Join PFP for an evening all about ladies who love ladies who are artists.

John Bolton: 'Pageant''s Host with the Mostesse

THEATRE | By Brian Scott Lipton | Jul 17
Watching John Bolton play Frankie Cavalier, the smarmy, spotlight-loving host in the current Off-Broadway revival of "Pageant," one wonders if he is just even a more brilliant performer than ever realized or just a longtime fan of beauty pageants.

Nathan Lane Stars In 1930s Gay Drama ’The Nance’

MOVIES | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jul 4
In Douglas Carter Beane’s acclaimed new play Nathan Lane plays Chauncey Miles, who plays a variety of "nance" characters in a low rent burlesque house in late 1930s New York City.

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