Did you smell deep-fried rabbit last night on West 42nd Street? Well, for her alleged 50th birthday, drag legend Lady Bunny got roasted by her Hot Mess costars, along with others (like little old me) at xl, and the fur flew so hard it made Roseanne's TV roast look like the Kennedy Center Honors! H ... More >>
The Glammy Awards are Cherry Jubilee's gala tribute to promoters, comics, drag queens, bartenders, gogo boys, and bloggers. But the Glammys deserves an award of their own for the annual Aaron Cobbett shot of the previous year's winners decked out in a zingy color theme as only the club crowd ... More >>
This time with real drag queens. As I recently told you, the Cher/Christina Aguilera movie musical Burlesque inspired a drag spoof called Boylesque at the Laurie Beechman Theatre, and there was actually not much difference.
A pre-Burlesque parody
Awardsthey're a girl thing. Mostly, anyway, but the shows are bitchin'
A week before the long-awaited (by sick gays) Cher/Christina Aguilera film Burlesque opens in November, there'll be a drag spoof version of it at the Laurie Beachman Theater! Yes, things happen very quickly nowadays, and in fact, the creators have gotten ahold of the film's illustrious scree ... More >>
Plus Amy Ryan: not your everyday Jane
Shim Mamsir puts a spin on drama
Plus, which Tiger Woods mistress is trailer-ier?
I made a fool of myself at last year's Glammy Awards for downtown club culture, when I lost Best Writer/Blogger to Lady Bunny and grabbed the mic to say, "This is an outrage! This is like when Pia Zadora beat Meryl Streep for the Golden Globe!"
Estrogen at the New York Women in Film & Television Muse awards; nights in drag with Murray Hill
A good hostess gone bad
Ken Russell and other crazy people we love.
The annual HX Awards were held last night—in Chelsea, of course—and the gay bar mag's winners turned out to be an illustrious bunch of drag queens and bartenders, though some of them strangely forgot to leave their own happy hours and show up to accept. The winners I most remember are: Best Dra ... More >>
I've now had a few hours to get myself off the floor and re-review the Tony nominations announced this morning and realize that, seeing as I got 44 out of 56 right, they MUST be pretty spot-on. It's a respectable, inclusive batch of nominees—yay for August: Osage County, Gypsy, In The Heights, and ... More >>
Watching a career sore. And hearing amid the praise for Day-Lewis: 'Huston. We have a problem.'
Making lemonade from lemons; reflections about a golden eye; jousting with Joosten.
At Lincoln Center, the ambiance of felching. Elsewhere, smoking gossip.