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Soulo Theatre Fest Opens with Knock Out Show

Soulo Theatre Fest Opens with Knock Out Show | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Celebrating its 5th anniversary with an amazing line up of shows, workshops and panels, Toronto's Soulo Theatre Festival runs May 25-28 with all events except the Opening Night taking place at the RED Sandcastle Theatre in Leslieville.
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The Raw New Play 'Afterglow' Explores the Open Relationships of Gay Men

The Raw New Play 'Afterglow' Explores the Open Relationships of Gay Men | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Complex open relationships are explored in S. Asher Gelman’s new play Afterglow, extended through Sept. 15 at New York's The Loft at The Davenport Theatre.
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LGBT Dance Musician Joey Suarez Brings EDM to Mainstream

LGBT Dance Musician Joey Suarez Brings EDM to Mainstream | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Energetic. Dynamic. Electrifying. These are just a few words to describe LGBT dance/pop musician Joey Suarez. A resident of San Antonio, Texas, Suarez spends most of his time juggling his multiple ventures which range from a brand new fashion line, Ravers Fantasy, to acting and of course his music.

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RuPaul Charles: How Donald Trump Has Led to the Rise of LGBT TV

RuPaul Charles: How Donald Trump Has Led to the Rise of LGBT TV | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

EmmyWrap Magazine: "As the government has gone away from acceptance and inclusion, I believe that television and the arts have taken up the slack," RuPaul tells TheWrap

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TV Series Based on RuPaul’s Life Lands At Hulu

TV Series Based on RuPaul’s Life Lands At Hulu | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
There’s about to be even more Ru on your TV screens. The television series based on RuPaul’s early days as a ’80s New York club kid has found a home at Hulu. The streaming platform has signed on to develop the half-hour dramedy, tentatively called Queen. As of now there are no more production developments …
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'Trevor,' a musical about a gay teen, debuts in a world that still needs him

'Trevor,' a musical about a gay teen, debuts in a world that still needs him | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
This is the story of Trevor. A fictional 13-year-old. A kid who loves Diana Ross and her music more than anything else in the world.
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‘Richard Skipper Celebrates’ Returns To Theater Row!

‘Richard Skipper Celebrates’ Returns To Theater Row! | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Multi-Award winner Richard Skipper returns to the stage, to his audience’s delight on September 10th 2017. Russ Woolley proudly presents ‘Richard Skipper Celebrates’ at The Laurie Beechman Theater on Broadway.

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FRONT BURNER: Film, dinner part of LGBT festival

FRONT BURNER: Film, dinner part of LGBT festival | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

This Sunday, South on Main will host Bacon & Brine X South on Main: Chef Pink and Local Cuisine as part of the Kaleidoscope LGBT Film Festival. The event will include a screening of Hungry, a documentary about women in the restaurant industry and also a farm-to-table dinner prepared by South on Main chef Matthew Bell and Bacon & Brine's chef Pink (Crystal DeLongpre).

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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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This Gay Cult Film Will Get An 'Outrageous' Reboot For A New Generation

This Gay Cult Film Will Get An 'Outrageous' Reboot For A New Generation | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
"Boy Culture: The Series" will star Matthew Wilkas and Matt Crawford as rival hustlers.
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These Young Animators Made The LGBT Animated Short That’s Melting Hearts Everywhere

These Young Animators Made The LGBT Animated Short That’s Melting Hearts Everywhere | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Over the past 24 hours, the sweet story of In a Heartbeat has set hearts around the world aflutter. The animated short, directed by Beth David and Esteban Bravo at the Ringling College of Art + Design, hit the internet on Monday (July 31), and it’s already inspired countless pieces of fan art and impassioned appeals for a follow-up feature.

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Syrian-born gay man adds his perspective to SF Jewish Film Fest screening

Syrian-born gay man adds his perspective to SF Jewish Film Fest screening | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Syrian-born Subhi Nahas knows he is lucky to be alive. A gay man, he understood that his life was in danger every moment in his homeland. Nahas, who now lives in San Francisco, joined the July 22 panel discussion that followed screenings of two films on the topic of refugees, past and present.

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THIS ART IS TRASH: A high-brow celebration of low culture – New Ohio Theatre, New York

THIS ART IS TRASH: A high-brow celebration of low culture – New Ohio Theatre, New York | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Part of the New Ohio Theatre’s ICE Factory Festival, Fridays On ICE is a late night salon series featuring work “more typically… perform[ed] in nightclubs, bars, and private apartments” than in traditional theatrical venues. Each night of the series is hosted by a different artist who presents work connected to their chosen theme. The July 21 salon, THIS ART IS TRASH: A high-brow celebration of low culture, is hosted by SNL writer Sudi Green and focuses on American popular culture.

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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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Review: Live Naked Boys, and a Modern Marriage, in ‘Afterglow’

Review: Live Naked Boys, and a Modern Marriage, in ‘Afterglow’ | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
A younger lover threatens a marriage in S. Asher Gelman’s new play. The twist: Both husbands are in on the affair.
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Come To Raindance For... LGBT Stories

Come To Raindance For... LGBT Stories | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

As a celebration of independent film, Raindance Film Festival aims to showcase the most groundbreaking and memorable stories out there. At our LGBT strand, we celebrate the work of filmmakers from around the world to examine the everyday life, complexity and diversity of the LGBT experience.

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How a film about Carnival captures the struggles and triumphs of LGBT Trinidadians

How a film about Carnival captures the struggles and triumphs of LGBT Trinidadians | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
In Play the Devil, I saw aspects of my own inner conflict on the road to acceptance of my sexuality A report by Natasha Barsotti for Xtra.   With bittersweetness, I watched Play the Devil lay out familiar panels of my birth island’s social, cultural and physical landscape. Director Maria Govan’s nuanced 90-minute narrative provides a glimpse of…
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In Chicago, gay Russian violinist finds freedom, family

In Chicago, gay Russian violinist finds freedom, family | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Mary Schmich: One day this spring, Artem Kolesov set up a video camera in the Chicago townhouse where he lives, sat down in a chair and started talking to the young gay people of Russia.
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9-day Kaleidoscope Festival offers movies, LGBT culture

9-day Kaleidoscope Festival offers movies, LGBT culture | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The Kaleidoscope Film Festival in its third year has morphed and expanded into an LGBT arts and culture festival.
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Cinema Diverse: The Palm Springs LGBTQ Film Festival Celebrates Ten Years; Opens with Armistead Maupin Documentary

Cinema Diverse: The Palm Springs LGBTQ Film Festival Celebrates Ten Years; Opens with Armistead Maupin Documentary | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Maupin to Attend Opening Night Screening; Sign Copies of New Memoir Cinema Diverse: The Palm Springs LGBTQ Film Festival (Cinema Diverse), which is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year, will…
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Prejudice and Pride: The People’s History of LGBTQ Britain review – sad, joyous, sometimes both at once

Prejudice and Pride: The People’s History of LGBTQ Britain review – sad, joyous, sometimes both at once | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Presented by Stephen K Amos and Susan Calman, this documentary told of the highs and lows in the long march for gay rights. Plus: 10 Puppies and Us
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Asian-American LGBT film BABY STEPS Schedules DVD and BluRay Release

Asian-American LGBT film BABY STEPS Schedules DVD and BluRay Release | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
This engaging Taiwanese-U.S. dramedy is an homage to Ang Lee's cross-cultural classic The Wedding Banquet, including an Asian-Caucasian gay couple, th
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Black, gay and fearless: how Louis CK’s Check It subverts expectations

Black, gay and fearless: how Louis CK’s Check It subverts expectations | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
A documentary about a gay street gang is the natural successor to Paris is Burning and Tangerine
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Off Broadway's 'Afterglow' Is A Steamy, Stripped Down Look At Gay Intimacy

Off Broadway's 'Afterglow' Is A Steamy, Stripped Down Look At Gay Intimacy | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
S. Asher Gelman's new play features frank sex talk and plenty of skin.
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GAY BOY to Make World Premiere at Theater for the New City's 2017 Dream Up Festival

GAY BOY to Make World Premiere at Theater for the New City's 2017 Dream Up Festival | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Scottish playwright and Dewar Arts Award winner JD Stewart will make his New York City stage debut in the world premiere of his one man show, Gay Boy,
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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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