Justin Vivian Bond previews their two Seattle shows at On the Boards

Justin Vivian Bond previews their two Seattle shows at On the Boards

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott On the eve of Summer Solstice and Seattle Pride, On the Boards (OtB), Seattle’s premier center for contemporary performance, presents two special benefit cabaret performances by renowned trans-genre artist Justin Vivian Bond (Viv). OtB presents ‘Summer Solstice Benefit Cabaret with Justin Vivian Bond’ on Thursday, June …

{ICYMI} Dear Dar: An Interview with Dar Williams

{ICYMI} Dear Dar: An Interview with Dar Williams

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Gregg Shapiro The winter IS behind us, but there’s little doubt that for a lot of LGBTQ folks, it was a stressful time. Some seeking solace knew to listen to the Dar Williams song “The Christians and the Pagans” on repeat. The tune, from her flawless 1996 album …

Opal Peachey brings her new show, The Champagne Widow, to Cafe Nordo

Opal Peachey brings her new show, The Champagne Widow, to Cafe Nordo

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott Café Nordo is proud to present The Champagne Widow playing June 7-30 at Nordo’s Culinarium in historic Pioneer Square. Written by Opal Peachey, composed by Annastasia Workman, directed by Billie Wildrick (Annie, recently presented at The 5th Avenue Theatre) and choreographed by Nikki Long, the ensemble …

{ICYMI} Haulston Mann Packs a Punch in the New Season of the LGBTQ web series History

{ICYMI} Haulston Mann Packs a Punch in the New Season of the LGBTQ web series History

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby George Nelson History is the popular LGBTQ series that chronicles the struggles many thirtysomething gay men face as a result of growing up in a hetero world. Each episode confronts complex issues such as gender roles, toxic masculinity, rejection, loyalty, and whether baggage from our past can ever …

Michael Feinstein with special guest Storm Large team up for ‘Shaken & Stirred’ at Bellingham’s Mount Baker Theatre on June 1

Michael Feinstein with special guest Storm Large team up for ‘Shaken & Stirred’ at Bellingham’s Mount Baker Theatre on June 1

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott Pull out your evening wear for a top-notch night when Bellingham’s Mount Baker Theatre (104 N. Commercial St., Bellingham) welcomes one of music’s major forces to their main stage! Michael Feinstein has built a dazzling career as a singer and pianist bringing the music of the …

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Leslie Jordan brings his one-man show ‘EXPOSED’ to The Triple Door on April 22 to benefit The AMP

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Leslie Jordan brings his one-man show ‘EXPOSED’ to The Triple Door on April 22 to benefit The AMP

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott On Monday, April 22, Emmy Award-winning actor and comedian LESLIE JORDAN brings his autobiographical one-man show ‘EXPOSED’ to The Triple Door (216 Union St.) at 7:30pm (doors open at 6pm) to benefit the AIDS Memorial Pathway project (The AMP) which will open at the north end …

{ICMYI} Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales : How the Ginger Snapped

{ICMYI} Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales : How the Ginger Snapped

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Mary Belkle For the past several years, the Seattle comedy powerhouse duo of Jinkx Monsoon (Jerick Hoffer) and Major Scales (Richard Andriessen) have captivated audiences all over the globe. Since their cabaret days in The Vaudevillians, they have continued to entertain with their quirky and unique style. I …

She’s back! Ms. Pak-Man returns to Re-bar March 14-30

She’s back! Ms. Pak-Man returns to Re-bar March 14-30

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott Ms. Pak-Man: Mazed and Confused!, conceived and directed by Freddy Molitch, is the all-new and fifth installment of the critically acclaimed Ms. Pak-Man series. After wowing packed audiences in San Francisco and Los Angeles, Ms. Pak-Man is returning to Seattle with her cabaret style theatre experience! …

{ICYMI} Aleksa and Arnaldo: The best of friends

{ICYMI} Aleksa and Arnaldo: The best of friends

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott For over 20 years, Seattle has been blessed to have ‘Arnaldo! Drag Chanteuse’ and Aleksa Manila, who was awarded 2018’s GSBA’s Community Leader of the Year award and the Mayor’s 2018 Outstanding Leader Pride Award. Both of these lovelies are great leaders, uber-talented, and the best …

In ‘Alien/Angel’ Devin Bannon resurrects Klaus Nomi at Café Nordo

In ‘Alien/Angel’ Devin Bannon resurrects Klaus Nomi at Café Nordo

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby MK Scott Café Nordo presents the world premiere of ‘Alien/Angel.’ Writer/performer Devin Bannon and director Keira McDonald bring to life historical TV interviews of the actual Klaus Sperber, while reimagining the musical acts of his rock alter ego Nomi in nine soaring numbers. In between the songs, Bannon-as-Klaus …