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'Semi Queer' book reveals lives and struggles of gay, trans truck drivers

'Semi Queer' book reveals lives and struggles of gay, trans truck drivers | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Anne Balay, a former IUN professor of gender and sexuality studies who authored the book, “Steel Closets: Voices of Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Steelworkers," has written a new book, “Semi Queer: Inside the Lives of Gay, Trans, and Black Truck Drivers.”
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First Asian American Stand Up Series Comedy InvAsian to Stream Exclusively on Hulu August 1

First Asian American Stand Up Series Comedy InvAsian to Stream Exclusively on Hulu August 1 | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Launch Party on July 20 at The Laugh Factory Los Angeles - Margin Films announced that the first season of the first Asian American stand up television series, Comedy InvAsian, produced by Koji Steven Sakai, Quentin Lee and Viva Pictures' Victor Elizalde, will stream on Hulu exclusively in North America on August 1, 2018.

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Quentin Lee's GAY HOLLYWOOD DAD Premieres This August at the New York Asian American International Film Festival

Quentin Lee's GAY HOLLYWOOD DAD Premieres This August at the New York Asian American International Film Festival | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Margin Films has announced the festival premiere and digital debut of release of Quentin Lee's Gay Hollywood Dad.  Originally developed as a web series, the latest film from Quentin Lee (White Frog, The People I've Slept With) follows Lee's journey to fatherhood in the City of Angeles.  The feature-length version of Gay Hollywood Dad will premiere August 2nd at the New York Asian American International Film Festival before launching on Amazon Instant Video on August 3rd.
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Onstage, the New Gay Agenda Involves Cake and Not Getting Fired

Onstage, the New Gay Agenda Involves Cake and Not Getting Fired | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
In the Berkshires, plays by Bekah Brunstetter and Douglas Carter Beane consider equality in the bakery and the rise of the “wonder homo.”
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Calum Scott: Love Letter To The LGBTQ Community

Calum Scott: Love Letter To The LGBTQ Community | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
For Gay Pride Month, Billboard asked numerous pop culture luminaries to write 'love letters' to the LGBTQ community.
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Gay Country Artist Chase Sansing Covers Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie’s “We Are the World” to Raise Awareness of Homelessness in Nashville

Gay Country Artist Chase Sansing Covers Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie’s “We Are the World” to Raise Awareness of Homelessness in Nashville | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Rising young country artist Chase Sansing has released a music video to raise awareness of homelessness in Nashville. The remake of Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie’s mega-hit “We Are the World” w…
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Steven Coogan and Paul Rudd enliven gay adoption comedy 'Ideal Home'

Equal parts sweet and tart, director Andrew Fleming’s “Ideal Home” is the cinematic equivalent of Sour Patch Kids.
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For Gay Pride, Dark Dances of Mystery, Anguish and Desire

For Gay Pride, Dark Dances of Mystery, Anguish and Desire | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Madboots Dance, Sean Dorsey Dance and Ishmael Houston-Jones offered dark, often beautiful works of queer dance theater for Pride month.
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Who is Holland? 5 things about K-pop’s first openly gay idol you should know

Who is Holland? 5 things about K-pop’s first openly gay idol you should know | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Holland, 22, whose debut song, ‘Neverland’ has been seen 9 million times, talks about ‘first love’, being gay ‘role model’ and bullying after coming out at school
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Hayley Kiyoko, Troye Sivan, and the New Age of Queer Pop

Hayley Kiyoko, Troye Sivan, and the New Age of Queer Pop | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The next generation of LGBTQ pop artists knows what it stands for. And when you’re producing songs people have been waiting a long time to hear, word spreads fast.
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Why are there no superstar gay male stand-ups?

Why are there no superstar gay male stand-ups? | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
While many comics should be household names – Scott Thompson, James Adomian and Guy Branum, for starters – the gay community would rather line up for an eighth-place Drag Race queen than see one of them
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SoundCloud Creates Its First Ever Pride Artist Curated Playlist

SoundCloud Creates Its First Ever Pride Artist Curated Playlist | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
SoundCloud has enlisted a few artists to create LGBTQ Inspired playlists in commemoration of Pride month
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Olivia Records’ Judy Dlugacz and Cris Williamson to Receive Americana Jack Emerson Lifetime Achievement Award for Executive

Olivia Records’ Judy Dlugacz and Cris Williamson to Receive Americana Jack Emerson Lifetime Achievement Award for Executive | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Pioneering record label founders to be honored at the 17th Americana Honors & Awards, September 12 in Nashville, Tennessee - The Americana Music Association® names Judy Dlugacz and Cris Williamson, two of the Olivia Records founders, as recipients of the 2018 Jack Emerson Lifetime Achievement Award for Executive. The honor will be presented to Judy and Cris at the 17th annual Americana Honors & Awards, which will take place Wednesday, September 12 at Nashville’s famed Ryman Auditorium.

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Russian filmmaker defies government to shoot rare LGBT feature

Russian filmmaker defies government to shoot rare LGBT feature | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Ksenia Ratushnaya’s Outlaw is only the fourth LGBT Russian film to be made.
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Years & Years' Olly Alexander Talks Homophobia In New Interview

Years & Years' Olly Alexander Talks Homophobia In New Interview | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
"There is this very insidious casual homophobia that exists in the fabric of everything including the music industry," the singer says.
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University of Montana professor discusses new novel about gay witch hunt in Boise

University of Montana professor discusses new novel about gay witch hunt in Boise | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
In his new novel The Monkey Cages, author and University of Montana professor Casey Charles takes on a taboo subject, love between an adult and teenager.
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Kandy: Love Letter To The LGBTQ Community

Kandy: Love Letter To The LGBTQ Community | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
For Gay Pride Month, Billboard asked numerous pop culture luminaries to write 'love letters' to the LGBTQ community.
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Boy George talks fame, the term ‘LGBTQ,’ being an ’80s pop torchbearer and more

Boy George talks fame, the term ‘LGBTQ,’ being an ’80s pop torchbearer and more | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

It'll still be June when Boy George arrives in Florida this week to kick off a summer U.S. tour with Culture Club. But the LGBTQ icon says it won't feel quite like a Pride parade.

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Dr. Tim Seelig, San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus Artistic Director, Guest Conducts The Mormon

Dr. Tim Seelig, San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus Artistic Director, Guest Conducts The Mormon | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

Last night in front of approximately 2,400 concertgoers, Dr. Tim Seelig, Artistic Director of the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus (SFGMC), served as guest conductor at the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square concert at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California. Seelig stepped onto the conductor's podium to lead the Choir and Orchestra in the encore number, "This Land Is Your Land." The Choir traditionally invites a guest conductor who is well known to the community—from musicians and government officials to religious leaders and celebrities—at each of its concert stops.

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Review: In ‘Log Cabin,’ It’s Gay vs. Trans as the Rainbow Crumbles

Review: In ‘Log Cabin,’ It’s Gay vs. Trans as the Rainbow Crumbles | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

A quippy Jesse Tyler Ferguson stars in Jordan Harrison’s shapeless look at what happens when the LGBT alliance starts to turn on itself.

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Final Bow: Justin Mortelliti and Julius Anthony Rubio, the Gay Couple from Escape to Margaritaville

Final Bow: Justin Mortelliti and Julius Anthony Rubio, the Gay Couple from Escape to Margaritaville | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The Jimmy Buffett musical has the most fully realized ensemble characters on Broadway.
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K-pop's first openly gay star Holland on being a role model

K-pop's first openly gay star Holland on being a role model | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
In an intimate film, the Dazed 100er explains why he wants to bring LGBTQ representation to the Korean mainstream
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In One City, 2,000 Years of Gay History

In One City, 2,000 Years of Gay History | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Peter Ackroyd’s “Queer City” is an enticingly dishy and detailed tour of gay life in London, from the Roman era all the way through to the present.
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