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Gay & Transgender Divas Battle for Stardom in Bay Area's Ballroom Scene 

February 6, 2008
A slideshow from the catwalk. Read the full story. By Eartha Goodwin
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No, this is not the try-outs for the San Francisco Ballet. The Fusion of Time Ball at Sweets Historic Ballroom in Oakland was the Bay Areas coming out on the national ballroom circuit a subculture in which young gay and transgender people of color compete in various categories including competitions for the hottest body or face, best runway walk, and best vogue dancer.
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