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Queer film festival addresses pressing issues of Korea’s LGBT community

Queer film festival addresses pressing issues of Korea’s LGBT community | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
On Thursday afternoon, the 17th Korea Queer Film Festival kicks off, the latest event in a monthlong program organized as part of the Korea Queer Culture Festival.Saturday’s gay pride parade proved a massive success, drawing a record 85,000 people to Seoul Plaza. The turnout apparently shows Korea becoming more understanding of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, and the organizers hope to buil
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"Families Like Yours" Documentary Celebrates LGBT Families At World Premiere

"Families Like Yours" Documentary Celebrates LGBT Families At World Premiere | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, is proud to announce the world premiere of Families Like Yours, a powerful documentary exploring the love, compassion, sacrifice, and success of LGBT families in America. Bristol-Myers Squibb, Dk Realizadores, NGLCC, and Wells Fargo underwrote the film's production. Deutsche Bank and Hilton presented the premiere screening in New York City on July 17, 2017.

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Gay NCAA Athlete Makes Moving Short Film About Gay Athlete Falling In Love

Gay NCAA Athlete Makes Moving Short Film About Gay Athlete Falling In Love | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Ryan Beene’s "In The Dark" features a gay college athlete falling in love for the first time.
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12+ Sizzling Performing Arts Shows In Philadelphia This July

12+ Sizzling Performing Arts Shows In Philadelphia This July | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The fireworks aren’t just in the sky this July with these impressive displays of Philadelphia performing arts. From installation performances at an art mus
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Highlights from 35 years of queer storytelling at Outfest Los Angeles

Highlights from 35 years of queer storytelling at Outfest Los Angeles | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Los Angeles' Outfest has been celebrating queer storytelling and storytellers since 1982.
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Silver screens turn a shade of pink in August for the 2017 Vancouver Queer Film Festival

Silver screens turn a shade of pink in August for the 2017 Vancouver Queer Film Festival | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The 2017 Vancouver Queer Film Festival features a line-up of more than 50 films in the annual curated festival celebrating queer cinema.
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Kate Shindle on the Queer Activism That Led Her to ‘Fun Home’

Kate Shindle on the Queer Activism That Led Her to ‘Fun Home’ | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Playing Alison Bechdel in a Broadway musical is the latest in the actor’s history of allyship.
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Brutal! Vulgar! Dirty! Mae West and the gay comedy that shocked 1920s America

Brutal! Vulgar! Dirty! Mae West and the gay comedy that shocked 1920s America | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Mae West was taken to court for writing The Drag – a play about a closeted gay socialite that ended up banned. Polly Stenham, who’s directing a revival, celebrates the star who took a limo to jail
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Robin meets... Cody G

Robin meets... Cody G | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
I recently had a quick chat with singer Cody G about his new EP ‘Space’. He’s a huge fan of the magazine and loves the bears! We chatted about his new album, his inspirations and his future plans.  What’s new with Cody? Well I would have to say I’ve been spending a lot more time …
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Radio Host Breaks Down Barriers with Comedy & Cocktails

Radio Host Breaks Down Barriers with Comedy & Cocktails | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

As well as being our Entertainment Area, the hilarious Alexander Rodriguez serves up weekly entertainment chat with big-name guests from classic to current Hollywood, reality TV, pop culture and music on his radio show meshing celebs from all walks of life to have a good time and a cocktail. His show breaks down the barriers …

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The LGBT artists making music where it’s dangerous to be gay

The LGBT artists making music where it’s dangerous to be gay | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Rainbow Riots, an album of artists from Uganda, Jamaica and more, highlights the grass roots movements in areas rife with anti-LGBTQ rhetoric and violence
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The film about New York, LGBT youth and queer ball culture

The film about New York, LGBT youth and queer ball culture | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
We talk to Sara Jordenö’s about her documentary ‘Kiki’, a story of struggle, survival and vogueing, told from the perspective of NYC’s ballroom community
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Taking a chance: New director brings adults-only 'Hit the Wall' to WaterTower Theatre

Those wondering what kind of artistic director Joanie Schultz intends to be will find an answer in the first show she's selected to direc
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God’s Own Country at PTown Film Fest

God’s Own Country at PTown Film Fest | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

I think I saw nine feature films plus some shorts at this year’s Provincetown International Film Festival in June—and an excellent bunch of movies it was. This is not a gay-themed festival, but—this being P’town—a healthy proportion (a third?) of the films on offer had an LGBT-theme. I saw four films in that genre…

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Gay author topic of former Salinan's documentary

Gay author topic of former Salinan's documentary | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Bill Weber couldn't believe a documentary had never been made about the life of Armistead Maupin, so he decided to make one himself.The former Salinan, who works as a film and video editor and documentary director in San Francisco, already was well aware of Maupin's fame in the city by the bay. In 1974, Maupin began writing a newspaper serial called "Tales of the City," telling the stories of eccentric characters who bond while living at a San Francisco boarding house owned by a pot-smoking
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Into The Light LGBT 50 – A Participant’s Story Pt1

Into The Light LGBT 50 – A Participant’s Story Pt1 | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
After completing 14 hours of rehearsals, for community dance work Into The Light - part of LGBT 5O -  and with just, a week-and-a-half until showtime, it feels like the right time, to spend a few moments to reflect on where we are at.   Into The Light is described as “a fast-forward version of…
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Queercore: A Dirty History of the LGBTQ Movement That Spits on Respectable Gays

Queercore: A Dirty History of the LGBTQ Movement That Spits on Respectable Gays | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Queercore was an offshoot of the punk rock scene that challenge societal stereotypes about LGBTQ people.... and now it's also a kickass documentary
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Dance, Dance, Dance | James Whiteside’s White-Hot Summer Tour

Dance, Dance, Dance | James Whiteside’s White-Hot Summer Tour | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Lauded American Ballet Theatre Principal Dancer, James Whiteside, launches an eclectic summer tour with stops in Los Angeles, Vail, Sun Valley and Tokyo.
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Competition: Win Tickets to BearCity 3 New York City Premiere & Gala

Competition: Win Tickets to BearCity 3 New York City Premiere & Gala | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The final film in the Bear City Trilogy takes the gang ‘Bear Camping’ at the Woods Campground as they deal with new loves, old flames, and the joys of fatherhood. We’re giving away a pair of tickets so you can join the bears in New York City for the Premiere and Gala on Saturday July, …

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LGBTQ and Faith Communities Come Together for I RISE from Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles

LGBTQ and Faith Communities Come Together for I RISE from Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
As part of its spectacular 38th Season, the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles (GMCLA), one of the nation's largest and most esteemed LGBTQ arts organizations in the country since 1979, will join together in song with more than 25 communities of faith, during a powerful, first-of-its-kind choral concert, taking place on July 8 at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Downtown Los Angeles.
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Why LGBT Theatre Needs to Start Telling New Stories

Why LGBT Theatre Needs to Start Telling New Stories | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

As LGBT Pride approaches, Alice Saville asks why London's glut of queer theatre is looking to the past, not the future.

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Black, Baptist and gay: One man's journey from Mississippi to Hollywood

Black, Baptist and gay: One man's journey from Mississippi to Hollywood | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Actor-playwright Giovanni Adams renders the hustler dad, stoic mom, religious grandmother and other colorful characters in an inspiring self-portrait.
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Biondi reveals two more redesigned BOYSTOWN covers as part of book series re-launch

Biondi reveals two more redesigned BOYSTOWN covers as part of book series re-launch | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

BOYSTOWN series author Jake Biondi announced that he is re-launching his entire book series with an exciting new look just ahead of the release of his seventh BOYSTOWN book on July 7. Throughout June, the month that celebrates Pride, Biondi will release the new designs of his book covers.

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Gay theatre in London: how the capital's venues are flying the rainbow flag

Gay theatre in London: how the capital's venues are flying the rainbow flag | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Mark Shenton talks to some of the programmers, directors and playwrights involved with events celebrating Pride i
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