Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2019-12-18T16:26:23-05:00 December 18th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

Alan Ball. Photo: KathClick By Romeo San Vicente The Go-Go’s documentary of your dreams is here The Go-Go’s were among the first punk rockers in Los Angeles, but when the time came to [...]

Atypical Actress

By | 2019-12-11T14:43:42-05:00 December 11th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Put it in your mouth, enjoy 5 What kissers do with spit 9 Ancient erection 14 "___ lay me ..." 15 Comedic actor James 16 "Ready ___, here I come!" 17 Foster role [...]

Taylor Mac to Deck the Halls With ‘Holiday Sauce’

By | 2019-12-13T11:25:58-05:00 December 4th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

The shopping, the decorating, the worshipping, the mandatory small talk – the holidays can already be a time of great stress. Adding a queer identity into the mix can often complicate things further. Still, as tricky as navigating the upcoming special days can be for those who are LGBTQ, the stress doesn't have to spell disaster. At least Taylor Mac certainly doesn't think so.

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2019-12-04T09:04:36-05:00 December 4th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

  By Romeo San Vicente Colin Farrell travels 'The North Water' Andrew Haigh ("Weekend," "45 Years") is busy working on a new limited series, "The North Water." Haigh adapted the novel by Ian McGuire and [...]

Giant Actor

By | 2019-12-04T10:14:49-05:00 December 4th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Traci Des Jardins, for one 5 Prodded, with "on" 10 Result of four balls 14 What "let" means to Mauresmo 15 Hit the road 16 "Lord of the Rings" singer 17 Hurler Hershiser [...]

He Does a Lot

By | 2019-11-27T16:29:15-05:00 November 27th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Shirley MacLaine's la Douce role 5 Rabble, for short 9 Bad bottom-line news 13 Cleans, as a pirate ship deck 15 NCAA home of the Bruins 16 Baseball great Hershiser 17 Home of [...]

‘Golden Girls Christmas’ a Fun Holiday Hit

By | 2019-11-27T15:57:37-05:00 November 27th, 2019|Entertainment, Features, Theater|

Unauthorized drag parodies of "The Golden Girls" have become something of a boom market in recent years. Right now, various versions are in production in major cities across the country and even Off-Broadway. Metro Detroit’s own version, "A Very Drag Golden Girls Christmas," is at The Ringwald in Ferndale through Dec. 16.

LGBT Slogans

By | 2019-11-20T15:47:05-05:00 November 20th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

  Across 1 Clay Aiken and others 6 "Dancing Queen" band 10 Adam and Steve's locale? 14 Oscar winner Marisa 15 Vibrator measure 16 Winged goddess 17 "Ready ___, here I come!" 18 Piece of [...]

Politics, Touring and Drag: Lady Bunny Bares it All

By | 2019-11-21T13:12:19-05:00 November 20th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

Known as the queen of New York nightlife and, indeed, at one time one of Michael Alig’s infamous Club Kids, Lady Bunny is a legend in pop culture and drag circles alike. Now, Bunny is taking her diva chops to Detroit when she visits Motown as part of "A Drag Queen Christmas," the latest "RuPaul’s Drag Race"-related tour put together by Detroit’s own super event producers Murray & Peter.

Screen Queen: The Johns

By | 2019-11-20T15:29:43-05:00 November 20th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

  Polyester  John Waters staged a live chicken decapitation for his 1969 debut feature "Mondo Trasho." In the following year’s "Multiple Maniacs," he made anal sex with rosary beads a thing. And in "Pink Flamingos," [...]

7th Annual Flint Print Fair Nov. 23-24 at FIA

By | 2019-11-20T15:27:35-05:00 November 20th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

In 2007, the FIA created the Flint Print Club with the mission to develop connoisseurship among its members and educate the general public about prints, printmaking and print collecting. Today, that mission lives on with the 7th semi-annual Flint Print Fair happening on Saturday, Nov. 23 through 24. Because the club is restricted to 100 members, the edition of each featured print is limited, signed and numbered.

Thanksgiving Event Highlight Calendar

By | 2019-11-20T15:26:14-05:00 November 20th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

Spending Thanksgiving together with friends and family is what the holiday is all about, and we often fall into the same tradition of celebrating at home. If you're looking for a way to change up the way the holiday is done in your family this year, check out these events around Metro Detroit going on and around this Nov. 28.

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2019-11-20T15:23:54-05:00 November 20th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

By Romeo San Vicente Jodie Foster fights for 'Prisoner 760' Jodie’s back, fighting for justice. She’s part of the cast of "Prisoner 760," playing a lawyer defending a man who was detained at Guantanamo Bay [...]

Friends of Jessica Jones

By | 2019-11-13T16:19:22-05:00 November 13th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Easy putt for Patty Sheehan 6 Bunch of stallions 10 Mary's pet 14 Best possible 15 1847 Melville travel book 16 Steinbeck migrant 17 With 18-Across, first Black lesbian superhero on TV 18 [...]

Mistress of Evil

By | 2019-11-06T16:25:28-05:00 November 6th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Sissy 5 Shoot off a larger branch 10 They may come from Uranus 14 Anti-oxidant berry 15 Model's asset 16 Request from bended knee 17 Woody valley 18 Beatles manager Brian's nickname 19 [...]

Hello Dolly at Fisher Theatre

By | 2019-11-06T16:10:00-05:00 November 6th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

From Tuesday, Nov. 19, through Sunday, Dec. 1, The Fisher Theatre will present the quadruple Tony Award-winner "Hello, Dolly!" NPR has called it "the best show of the year" and it broke box office records [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2019-11-06T16:08:39-05:00 November 6th, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

By Romeo San Vicente 'Mrs. Doubtfire' comes to Broadway in 2020 Someone, somewhere, is keeping count of all the movies turned into Broadway musicals. We aren’t, obviously, though we {ITAL see} what’s going on, and [...]