#AbsoluteBrightness: James Lecesne’s One-Man Show About A Murdered Gay Teen Is Must-See


Well, I saw the show ten days, ago but when James told me The New York Times was coming to review his one man show, "The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelky" I thought, 'Oh, I'll wait to get some good quotes.' But now, I'm thinking this maybe this might have been a bad idea. How can I top the rave that he got from Charles Isherwood? "...[this] ... See the Rest

RIP Billie Whitelaw

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Spellbinding British actress and frequent muse to playwright Samuel Beckett, Billie Whitelaw, has died at age 82. “I could have easily have become a nun, or a prostitute, or both,” Billie Whitelaw is quoted in The Guardian as saying. Instead, she claimed that acting allowed her to use both sides of herself in a career that included theater, films, ... See the Rest

Theater 80: Snow White & the Seven Bottoms, Starring Varla Jean Merman


Hey, kids, it’s a BRAND NEW Fall show from the Gold Dust Orphans. All your fairy tale dreams come true as they bring you an all new musical adventure set in uncircumcised Germany! Look out, New York, the Orphans are BACK! After a hugely successful run of their first hit musical, “Mildred Fierce”, the Orphans are ready to return. Based on the Disney ... See the Rest

Must-See LA: Dates and Nuts at the Bootleg Theater, Through July 13th

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Writer/producer Gary Lennon (Orange Is the New Black, Justified, The Shield) debuts his romantic comedy Dates and Nuts – about an animal rights activist searching for Mr. Right in the dating jungle of New York City – at the Bootleg Theater in LA.  Says The Hollywood Reporter: “Deft characterization and a keen ear for dialogue… [it's] the perfect ... See the Rest

InstaGlam: Lourdes Leon Is BEAUTIFUL, WOW!


Madonna posted this pic of daughter Lourdes Leon on the final night of her school production in A Flea in her Ear, writing: "Lola as a French Maid in "A Flea in her Ear"! Last show tonight at La Guardia! Amazing talent! Amazing production! I'm so proud! #rebelheart #artforfreedom'." Lourdes wears bright red lipstick, a white apron, a red Kabbalah ... See the Rest

Return to Grey Gardens Starring Jinkx Monsoon and Peaches Christ Coming to LA, April 5th

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Grab your tickets NOW for the Los Angeles premiere of Return to Grey Gardens, an original, drag-driven musical stage-show starring the season 5 winner of RuPaul's Drag Race, Jinkx Monsoon as Lil' Jinkxy and San Fran legend Peaches Christ as Big Peachy with special guest stars Thomas Dekker (OMGOMGOMG, THE BOY WITH THE PRETTIEST EYELASHES IN ... See the Rest

A New High School Musical? *Faints*

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    OMG. I seriously would plotz. Zac Efron told E! News that they are "thinking about it" and he would "100% jump at the chance" to play Troy Bolton again. The first two movies were amazing, especially the songs. The third was horrendous, but we will let that slide since we still got to look at Zac Efron on the big screen. ... See the Rest

Get Off-Broadway! Three Theater Things to Consider in NYC


What's It All About? How about 7 nice-looking musicians and 90 minutes of non-stop Bacharach goodness?   If you're in NYC this week, you should… A) Wear sturdy footwear. It's still a constant barrage of snow, sleet and icy cold wet weirdness day-in, day-out. And B) Consider seeing some Off-Broadway gems downtown. It's the ... See the Rest