Romeo & Juliet

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
The Independent Shakespeare Co. stages the Shakespeare classic about young lovers torn apart by feuding families.

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion tore it up at San José’s small box Blank Club on Tax Day touring in support of their first studio album in eight years, the 12-track "Meat and Bone."

Mary Stuart

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
The Philadelphia Artists’ Collective stages Friedrich Schiller’s fictionalized history "Mary Stuart."

Full Bunny Contact

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
Easter hops into town and drops its basket at the Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center with "Full Bunny Contact," a hilarious Easter-themed weekend-long festival with a decidedly twisted and whimsical take on the traditional spring fair.

Romanian Millionaire Priest Running for Euro Parliament on Anti-Gay Platform

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
Iulian Capsali, a former U.S. lawyer turned Romanian Orthodox priest worn €1.6 m has gathered over 120,000 signatures to be registered as an independent candidate for a Member of European Parliament to represent "traditional family values."

No Refugee Status for Gay Ugandans, Says Namibia

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
Namibia’s Commissioner for Refugees Nkrumah Mushelenga said that gay and lesbian Ugandans will never be granted refugee status in his country.

’Party Monster’ Michael Alig to Leave Prison

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
Club Kid icon Michael Alig is slated to leave prison next month after serving 17-years for the murder of fellow Club Kid Andre "Angel" Melendez in 1996.

Gay British Man Says He’s a Kardashianphobe

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
A lot of people really, really, dislike Kim Kardashian, but a gay British man has raised the bar to a new level.

Bill and Pete’s Not So Excellent Adventure: Hate Group Leader Back on American Soil

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
After a whirlwind tour of Saskatchewan that started with a prolonged detention at the Canadian border and ended in a jail cell, anti-gay hate group leader Peter LaBarbera, is back on American soil looking for cash to pay his legal bills.

Report: Rapper Severs Penis, Jumps Off Balcony, Survives

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
In a bizarre alleged suicide attempt, a rapper connected to the iconic hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan was taken to the hospital Wednesday after he reportedly cut off his penis and jumped off the second-floor balcony of his North Hollywood home.

WonderCon 2014 :: Comic-Con’s Little Sister Grows Up

By Robert Nesti | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
WonderCon used to be the smaller and easier-to-navigate version of Comic-Con. Today it has now blossomed into a beautiful young lady; a lady with super-hero gadgets, steam-punk trappings, or anime eyes, that is.