#DragHerstory: Charles Busch’s List of The Top 10 Theatrical Drag Performances


As part of Playbill's 30 Days of Pride, the amazing writer and performer Charles Busch shared his choices for his top 10 drag performances. Note that Charles's background is theater and this was written for Playbill, so this list really is about live performances. You might feel ... See the Rest

Jessica Lange Reteams with Ryan Murphy for Broadway Revival of Long Day’s Journey Into Night

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On the one hand: What a play! What a role! Crumbling matriarch/morphine addict Mary Tyrone is ONE FOR THE AGES and perfect for Jessica's penchant for over-the-top Grand Guignol types. It was a tour de force for Katherine Hepburn in the 1962 movie (directed by a young Sydney Lumet ... See the Rest

#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 ... 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 ... 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, ... 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 ... 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 ... 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 ... See the Rest