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QueerX Awards Nikita Dragun + Laura Linney’s World Premiere & Raymond Braun’s STATE OF PRIDE

QueerX Awards Nikita Dragun + Laura Linney’s World Premiere & Raymond Braun’s STATE OF PRIDE | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Premiere queer global streaming network Revry presents QueerX, the 4th annual queer music, film, and industry festival May 31st – June 2nd in West Hollywood, California, sponsored by Lexus.  Today QueerX announces its full star-studded line up of luminaries in the LGBTQ and media influencer communities with concerts, screenings, industry panels, parties, the Powerhouse Industry Pitchfest and the Revry Visibility Awards honoring entrepreneur and media maven Nikita Dragun, advocate and media personality Raymond Braun, and the star and creator of Netflix’s Special, Ryan O’Connell. 

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Why the Gay Men’s Chorus of L.A. is singing for survival

Why the Gay Men’s Chorus of L.A. is singing for survival | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles has been part of the fabric of the city for 40 years, but recent allegations of sexual misconduct and serious financial problems have forced the group into painful self-reflection. An attempt to start over comes this weekend.

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John Butler, Matt Bomer & Alejandro Patiño on Papi Chulo

John Butler, Matt Bomer & Alejandro Patiño on Papi Chulo | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

We sit down with John Butler, Matt Bomer and Alejandro Patiño, respectively Papi Chulo's director and co-stars, to discuss the LA-set comedy-drama.

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Cheddar EXCLUSIVE: Revry Joins Comcast’s Xfinity X1 as Newest Network

Cheddar EXCLUSIVE: Revry Joins Comcast’s Xfinity X1 as Newest Network | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Revry CEO, Damian Pelliccione, was interviewed this morning on Cheddar Business, the millennial-minded financial and business network, to announce the queer streaming network’s upcoming expansion into the Comcast family.

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‘All American’ Team on Portrayal of Class Differences, LGBTQ Community

‘All American’ Team on Portrayal of Class Differences, LGBTQ Community | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The CW’s new drama “All American,” based on the real-life experiences of ex-NFL player Spencer Paysinger, centers on a a football player from South Central Los Angeles who transfe…

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Barefoot Wine & Bubbly Premieres Its First-Ever Short Documentary "One Stride: Chosen Family" at Outfest

Barefoot Wine & Bubbly Premieres Its First-Ever Short Documentary "One Stride: Chosen Family" at Outfest | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Featuring "Pose" star Mj Rodriguez and LGBTQ civil rights trailblazer Richard Leitsch, the documentary amplifies diverse stories of the LGBTQ community and speaks to the importance of finding chosen family
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Indie LGBT Documentary BETWEEN THE SHADES Announces LA Premiere

Indie LGBT Documentary BETWEEN THE SHADES Announces LA Premiere | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Dances with Films  (DWF) officially announced the LA Premiere of LGBT Doc Between the Shades to screen at The TCL Chinese Theatre as one of six feature documentaries on June 11th.

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2018 Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival Announces Achievement Award Recipient & Gala Screenings

2018 Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival Announces Achievement Award Recipient & Gala Screenings | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Outfest – the Los Angeles based non-profit organization promoting equality by creating, sharing, and protecting LGBTQ stories on the screen – today announced its 2018 Achievement Award recipient, Angela Robinson, and its galas, including Opening and Closing Night.

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Sean Hayes writes Nutcracker picture book: Preview Plum

Sean Hayes writes Nutcracker picture book: Preview Plum | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Get an exclusive first look at 'Plum,' a picture book from Sean Hayes and husband Scott Icenogle
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Los Angeles LGBT Center Presents SWEET BABY J'AI And The WOMEN IN JAZZ ALL-STARS

Los Angeles LGBT Center Presents SWEET BABY J'AI And The WOMEN IN JAZZ ALL-STARS | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center has announced a special, one-night-only concert event the multiple award-winning vocalist Sweet Baby J'ai with the Women in Jazz All-Stars presenting an exciting tribute to women in music. The curtain will rise on Saturday, February 10, at 8pm in the LGBT Center's Renberg Theatre.
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LA Theater Review: Paul Rudnick’s Oscars Comedy ‘Big Night’

LA Theater Review: Paul Rudnick’s Oscars Comedy ‘Big Night’ | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
An unforeseen (and inexcusable) off-stage event overshadows the Academy Awards ceremony where a gay actor stands to win his first Oscar.
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This 24-Hour Gay Porn Pop-Up Theater Harkens Back to Pre-VHS Los Angeles

This 24-Hour Gay Porn Pop-Up Theater Harkens Back to Pre-VHS Los Angeles | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Beginning at midnight on Aug. 4, the NYC-based queer film collective Dirty Looks will host Sesión Continua, a "mixtape" of gay erotica an
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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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L.A. QueerX Fest (music/film/industry) Announces LineUp & Concert Headliner Brooke Candy+ Special Guests

L.A. QueerX Fest (music/film/industry) Announces LineUp & Concert Headliner Brooke Candy+ Special Guests | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Premiere queer global streaming network, Revry, is proud to present the 4th annual QueerX festival May 31st – June 2nd in West Hollywood, California. Formerly known as Out Web Fest, QueerX is the intersection of music, film, and industry.  Today, QueerX announces its 2019 Program lineup as well as the star-studded opening night concert headliners. The festival features luminaries in the LGBTQ and media influencer communities with concerts, screenings, industry speaker panels, parties, the Powerhouse Industry Pitchfest and the Revry Visibility Awards. 

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Revry wants to be the streaming service for and by LGBTQ people

Revry wants to be the streaming service for and by LGBTQ people | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Founded in late 2015, Revry markets itself as the first global LGBTQ streaming app, hosting more 4,000 hours of films, shows, podcasts and music.

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Revry is the queer streaming site you always needed in your life

Revry is the queer streaming site you always needed in your life | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

CEO Damian Pelliccione and COO Alia J. Daniels share their top picks on Revry, an entertainment streaming site by, for, and about the LGBTQ community.

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GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics Announces Timeline and Sets January 12th for Film & TV Dorian Awards

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics Announces Timeline and Sets January 12th for Film & TV Dorian Awards | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics, previously known as the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association, has announced its voting timeline and ceremony date for its milestone 10th Dorian Awards. The group’s approximately 220 members will begin voting their choices for the best in film and TV in both mainstream and LGBTQ categories on Thursday, December 27, 2018, with final ballots due Thursday, January 3, 2019. Winners will be announced Tuesday, January 8, and will be celebrated at GALECA’s annual Dorian Awards Toast at a gala luncheon in Los Angeles the following Saturday, January 12, 2019.

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Los Angeles LGBT Center Will Host Two LA Movie Premieres

Los Angeles LGBT Center Will Host Two LA Movie Premieres | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center and StandOut Productions have announced a special, one-night-only event - the Los Angeles premiere screening of the latest work from award-winning filmmaker Andrea Meyerson. The award-winning Getting Started and One Way Street, both written and directed by Ms. Meyerson, make their LA debuts at the Center's Renberg Theatre on Saturday, August 25, at 7:30pm.


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Getting Started had its world premiere in April 2018 at OUTShine Film Festival where it won the Audience Award for Best Short Film. It has also won the Audience Choice Award and Lily Tomlin Best of Fest Award at Cinema Systers Film Festival, and Best Comedy Short Film at the Kansas City LGBT Film Festival. The movie tells the story of Tori and Joy who, after meeting online, have their first date and chemistry ensues. But will their mutual attraction be enough to overcome the challenges that arise?

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2018 Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival Announces Complete Lineup

2018 Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival Announces Complete Lineup | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Celebrating its 36th Anniversary, Outfest – the Los Angeles-based nonprofit organization promoting equality by creating, sharing, and protecting LGBTQ stories on the screen – today announced the complete programming lineup for the 2018 Outfest Los Angeles LGBTQ Film Festival presented by HBO. The nation’s leading LGBTQ festival will be held July 12-22, 2018.

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WHAT’S A GUY TO SELL?! Former QVC Host Dale Guy Madison Brings Revival of One-Man Show to Hollywood Fringe Fest for Pride Month

WHAT’S A GUY TO SELL?! Former QVC Host Dale Guy Madison Brings Revival of One-Man Show to Hollywood Fringe Fest for Pride Month | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Former QVC Host Dale Guy Madison Brings Revival of One-Man Show to the Hollywood Fringe Festival For National LGBT Pride Month - What’s a guy to sell?! Well, back by popular demand, former QVC host Dale Guy Madison brings back a revival of his one-man show, “My Life in Three Easy Payments,” to the Hollywood Fringe Festival in June for National LGBT Pride Month. The festival runs from June 7-24, 2018 at various venues in the heart of Hollywood. For more information, visit HollywoodFringe.org.

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Here TV Incubator Launches “Work In Progress” Starring, Written and Directed by Tay Barrett

Here TV Incubator Launches “Work In Progress” Starring, Written and Directed by Tay Barrett | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Here TV, America’s first and largest LGBTQ+ video channel, today announced the April 27th premiere of its Incubator co-production comedy “Work In Progress,” a new original series written, directed and starring Tay Barrett exclusively for Here TV. Tay Barrett is a multi-talented, 20-something, filmmaker, writer, actress, and LGBTQ+ activist. She first made her mark in TV when Here TV released her self-produced series “Tiny Nuts” on streaming service HULU.

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Outfest Announces Lineup for the 2018 Outfest Fusion LGBT People of Color Film Festival

Outfest Announces Lineup for the 2018 Outfest Fusion LGBT People of Color Film Festival | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Tickets are now on sale for the 2018 #OutfestFusion LGBTQ People of Color Film Festival!

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Kiff Scholl to Direct Jeff Dinnell's World Premiere Of WICKED PAGAN GAYS at Zephyr Theatre

Kiff Scholl to Direct Jeff Dinnell's World Premiere Of WICKED PAGAN GAYS at Zephyr Theatre | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

20 MILLIGRAMS ENTERTAINMENT are thrilled to announce that acclaimed director Kiff Scholl, will be at the helm of the World Premiere of 'Wicked Pagan Gays' by playwright Jeff Dinnell. The show will open February 23rd at The Zephyr Theatre On Melrose.

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Binge-Watch Season One of the Hit Webseries INDOOR BOYS!

Binge-Watch Season One of the Hit Webseries INDOOR BOYS! | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The series follows Luke and Nate, two homebody roommates in a swanky LA apartment, as they try to figure out the boundaries of their no-boundaries friendship. Full of sharp dialogue, exciting guest stars, sexy-twists and hilarious turns, Indoor Boys adds a little more heat to your summer.

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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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