Fall in Love With ‘Crazy For You’ at The Encore REVIEW

By | 2019-07-12T02:38:52-04:00 July 12th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

DEXTER – Everybody who’s wistfully sighed, “They don’t make musicals like they used to,” should do themselves a favor and see Encore Musical Theatre’s production of “Crazy For You.” This recreation of George and Ira Gershwin’s 1930 show “Girl Crazy” is a fun-filled 2 1/2-hour, laugh-a-minute song and dance extravaganza that kicks up so much positive energy that you’ll almost feel like you’re floating out of the theater.

Bash Fest at Trumbullplex

By | 2019-07-12T02:24:51-04:00 July 12th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

A benefit held for anti-racism and anti-facism, Bash Fest is a festival with an eight-band lineup featuring local acts like Pancho Villa's Skull, GIRL FIGHT and more. Find out more about the show online at [...]

Hotter Than July

By | 2019-07-12T02:23:56-04:00 July 12th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

The annual Hotter Than July festival held July 23 through July 28 is put on by LGBT Detroit annually to celebrate the local black LGBTQ community. Events include a candlelight vigil, a summit, a mixer, [...]

Grace Jones Returns to Detroit for First Time in 18 years With Masonic Temple Show

By | 2019-06-26T16:03:09-04:00 June 26th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

Pull up to the bumper, baby, drive on in between Little Caesars Arena and the Temple Bar and head on inside the Masonic Temple on Monday, July 1, for what is sure to be a memorable musical experience. Well, musical, yes. But Grace Jones is so much more than a songstress. She is a performance artist, a supermodel, a fashion icon, a muse to the late, great Andy Warhol, a Studio 54 princess and just the type of bold black beauty that commoners look to in awe.

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2019-06-19T14:13:00-04:00 June 19th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

By Romeo San Vicente Jesse Tyler Ferguson will produce 'Stonewall Forever' Gay documentary filmmaker Jeffrey Schwarz has built a career digging into queer pop culture, exploring how it has shaped the rest of the world. [...]

Being Elton John

By | 2019-06-13T17:21:47-04:00 June 12th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

Down to the very last rhinestone on a perfectly recreated jacket, when Kenny Metcalf and The Early Years Band is on stage audiences swear they're being serenaded by Elton John himself. Having performed Elton John [...]

PBS Film ‘The Lavender Scare’ Showcases US Govt.’s Efforts to Rid Federal Workforce of LGBTQ Employees

By | 2019-06-12T15:47:15-04:00 June 12th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

ARLINGTON, VA – Narrated by Glenn Close and featuring the voices of Cynthia Nixon, Zachary Quinto, T. R. Knight and David Hyde Pierce, "The Lavender Scare" tells the little-known story of an unrelenting campaign by the federal government to identify and fire employees suspected of being homosexual. Produced and directed by Josh Howard and based on the award-winning book by David K. Johnson, "The Lavender Scare" premieres Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at 9 p.m. eastern time on PBS.

‘State of Pride’ YouTube Originals Documentary Looks Back at 50 Years Post Stonewall Riots

By | 2019-06-05T15:31:44-04:00 June 5th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

Those in the LGBTQ community who lived through the Stonewall Riots in 1969 still hold a personal and unmistakable connection to that pivotal point in American history that sparked the modern gay liberation movement. Fifty years later, that iconic moment has cemented itself into the lives of the LGBTQ community everywhere across the U.S. and across all ages.

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2019-06-05T15:29:18-04:00 June 5th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

Cate Blanchett fights feminism in 'Mrs. America' History lesson time, kids! In the 1970s there was a proposed change to the Constitution called the Equal Rights Amendment. It failed to be ratified, and a major [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2019-05-29T15:53:26-04:00 May 29th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

By Romeo San Vicente  Jessica Chastain has Tammy Faye’s 'Eyes' In 2000, Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato directed "The Eyes of Tammy Faye," a documentary about the strange life of singer/televangelist Tammy Faye Baker. It [...]