Culture

The Recession’s Gonna Make You Sweat

When Cynthia (Tonye Patano) wakes up on New Year’s Day, her husband…

 

The Inimitable Carol Burnett Has a One-Woman Show at the Paramount

During the 11 years that The Carol Burnett Show was on the…

 

Unique Fauxnique: Monique Jenkinson’s Erudite Drag

Monique Jenkinson, aka Fauxnique, isn’t exactly best friends with gender theorist Judith…

 

(Lit-)Crawling out of This Mess, at Survival of the Queerest

“I’m really excited about the artists who are people everyone should know…

What Would the Kids in the Hall Do?: Dave Foley at Litquake

“I have a 15-year-old daughter, and she and her friends informed me…

This Is the Last Literary Death Match at the Elbo Room

At one time, Literary Death Match used a water cannon to get…

Ron Stallworth, Real-Life BlacKkKlansman

A quarter-century before Dave Chappelle’s absurdist skit of a Black Klansman debuted in…

Dan Savage: Quickies

I was involved with a straight man who enjoys cross-dressing and taking…

Terror Vault at the Old Mint Is Legitimately Freaking Terrifying

I’m pretty sure I was baptized as a Satanist tonight. Terror Vault,…

Sleepless Nights in Uncle Vanya, at Cutting Ball Theater

Everybody’s sleep patterns are disturbed in Anton Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya (at Cutting Ball…