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World of Wonder Presents New Original Podcast 'The Things That Made Me Queer' Photo World of Wonder Presents New Original Podcast 'The Things That Made Me Queer'
by TV News Desk - Jan 13, 2021

The Things That Made Me Queer is an original podcast series from drag artist Crystal of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK and Emmy-winning media company World of Wonder, which explores key moments in her guests' lives that helped shape their queer identities and set them on a path to embracing their queerness.

JACKIE BEAT: CHRISTMAS IS NOT CANCELED With Alan Cumming, Leslie Jones, Margaret Cho  Photo JACKIE BEAT: CHRISTMAS IS NOT CANCELED With Alan Cumming, Leslie Jones, Margaret Cho & More is Now On Demand
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2020

The big and bawdy, bold and ballsy queen's holiday shows are legendary, and this year (her 22nd annual holiday show) she's gone virtual, streaming her festive freak-out right into your living room. Whatever you celebrate, watch for Jackie's holiday classics and new song parodies aimed at everything you cherish.

Alan Cumming, Parker Posey, Leslie Jones, Michael Urie And More Join JACKIE BEAT: CHR Photo Alan Cumming, Parker Posey, Leslie Jones, Michael Urie And More Join JACKIE BEAT: CHRISTMAS IS NOT CANCELED
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020

This year, there are no Rockettes at Radio City, Scrooge can't hoist Tiny Tim onto his shoulder and The Nutcracker has been hobbled, but drag icon JACKIE BEAT wants you to know that CHRISTMAS IS NOT CANCELED!

BWW Interview: Matthew Herrmann Juggling KAREN CARPENTER, THE WOODS & Many, Many Othe Photo BWW Interview: Matthew Herrmann Juggling KAREN CARPENTER, THE WOODS & Many, Many Others
by Gil Kaan - Sep 29, 2020

The versatile and frequent Los Angeles theatre collaborator, actor/producer Matthew Herrmann will next be virtually seen in ARE YOU THERE GOD? IT'S ME KAREN CARPENTER, a benefit for the Cavern Club Celebrity Theatre at Casita del Campo October 1 live at 7pm PST. Joining Matthew will be familiar faces from the L.A. theatre community: Drew Droege, Carey Peters, Jennifer Blake, Amy Procacci, Libby Baker, Frances Chewning, Rae Dawn Hadinger, Joe Donohoe and Brad Griffith.

More than 50,000 Viewers Tune in for San Francisco Pride's Official Pride 50 Online C Photo More than 50,000 Viewers Tune in for San Francisco Pride's Official Pride 50 Online Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2020

As Pride month comes to a close, the Board of Directors of San Francisco Pride shared today that more than 50,000 viewers tuned in for the official Pride 50 online celebration this past weekend, June 27-28, 2020.

SF Pride Announces Additional Entertainment And Special Guests For PRIDE 50 Photo SF Pride Announces Additional Entertainment And Special Guests For PRIDE 50
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020

Today, the Board of Directors of San Francisco Pride announced additional entertainment and special guests participating in the official Pride 50 online celebration taking place Saturday, June 27 and Sunday, June 28, 2020.

Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara & More to be Featured in SF Sketchfest's New LIVE FROM  Photo Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara & More to be Featured in SF Sketchfest's New LIVE FROM THE ARCHIVE Videos
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2020

SF Sketchfest announced a new series of Live from the Archive videos that will be released each Tuesday beginning on May 5, 2020. The series will feature many never-before-seen performances, tribute conversations and panel discussions from the past 19 years and will include appearances by many comedy and entertainment luminaries.

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Appoints Edwin Outwater as Music Director Photo San Francisco Conservatory of Music Appoints Edwin Outwater as Music Director
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2020

In the past two decades, savvy classical music presenters have focused on evolving the art form - through cross-genre collaborations, new audience engagement, and demonstrating relevance to modern-day life.

Peaches Christ, Sharon Needles and Jinkx Monsoon Lead Drag Parody ADAM'S APPLE FAMILY Photo Peaches Christ, Sharon Needles and Jinkx Monsoon Lead Drag Parody ADAM'S APPLE FAMILY VALUES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2020

They're creepy and they're kooky, mysterious and spooky! Peaches Christ's Addams Apple Family Values is a drag parody of the best movie sequel ever made.

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest Varla Jean Merman! Photo BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest Varla Jean Merman!
by Ben Rimalower - Jan 20, 2020

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to actor, singer, and drag legend Jeffery Roberson (aka Varla Jean Merman) about the 1966 cast recording of 'The Mad Show.' They also discuss Coco Peru, Frank DeCaro, Heklina, Joanne Worley, Linda Lavin, 'The First Wives Club,' Carol Burnett, Sandy Duncan, Barbra Streisand, Ann Reinking, Leslie Jordan, Marisol Montalvo, and Charles Busch. Varla talks about performing the role of Mary Sunshine in 'Chicago' on Broadway, and shares stories about working in Provincetown with queens such as Jinkx Monsoon, Peaches Christ, Liza Lott, and BenDeLaCreme. In addition to her hilarious onstage performances, Varla is also known for her work in Richard Day's beloved 2003 comedy film 'Girls Will Be Girls.'

SF SKETCHFEST Announces Additions To Festival Lineup Photo SF SKETCHFEST Announces Additions To Festival Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2019

SF Sketchfest presented announces additions to the lineup for the 19th annual San Francisco Comedy Festival January 9-26, 2020.

SF Sketchfest Announces Lineup for the 19th Annual San Francisco Comedy Festival Photo SF Sketchfest Announces Lineup for the 19th Annual San Francisco Comedy Festival
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2019

SF Sketchfest announces the initial line up for the 19th annual San Francisco Comedy Festival taking place January 9-26, 2020, featuring top comedic talent performing in venues across the city. SF Sketchfest offers fans the rare opportunity to see their favorite performers in intimate live performances, discussions and immersive comedy experiences.

Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales Star In 2020 UK Tour Of TOGETHER AGAIN, AGAIN Photo Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales Star In 2020 UK Tour Of TOGETHER AGAIN, AGAIN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019

It's been 45 years since Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales have set foot on stage together.

The Best Deals During Weird and Wonderful Week in San Francisco Photo The Best Deals During Weird and Wonderful Week in San Francisco
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

It's the weirdest and wonderful-est time of the year, and TodayTix is here with the best spooky, funky, and festive events and shows to complete your Halloween season. Weird and Wonderful Week is Oct. 22-31, and you can get tickets from $10 to some of the city's most unique offerings. So grab a pumpkin spice latte, throw on that costume (if that's your thing), and get ready to experience San Francisco in all of its autumnal glory.

Provincetown Art House Season Announces Star-Studded Lineup Photo Provincetown Art House Season Announces Star-Studded Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2019

As summer's latest heat wave breaks, a surge of star-power will amp-up the footlights inside Provincetown's (air conditioned!) Art House and Town Hall theaters for Producer Mark Cortale in August & September. For Tickets and information, visit www.ptownarthouse.com or call 800-838-3006.

Jessie Mueller, Gavin Creel, And More Announced For BROADWAY @ THE ART HOUSE Series I Photo Jessie Mueller, Gavin Creel, And More Announced For BROADWAY @ THE ART HOUSE Series In Provincetown
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2019

Jessie Mueller, Gavin Creel. Seth Rudetsky and more will head to Provincetown this summer!

Toronto LGBT Film Festival, Inside Out, Announces Lineup Photo Toronto LGBT Film Festival, Inside Out, Announces Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2019

The 29th annual Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival (Inside Out), championing innovative LGBTQ filmmakers from across the globe, revealed its full feature and short film lineup. The announcement was made today by Inside Out's Executive Director Andria Wilson and the festival's Director of Programming Andrew Murphy. Inside Out, which launched the first ever annual LGBTQ Film Finance Forum, has established itself as an international home and incubator for LGBTQ emerging and established filmmakers. This year's festival will take place May 23 to June 2, 2019.

Comedy Central Presents Clusterfest Announces Casting For Must-See Live Reads Of Cult Photo Comedy Central Presents Clusterfest Announces Casting For Must-See Live Reads Of Cult Classic Films
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2019

Comedy Central, the #1 brand in comedy, Superfly, the founders of Bonnaroo, and Outside Lands co-producer Another Planet Entertainment, today announced the Live Read castings for cult hits Clueless and Romy & Michele's High School Reunion at Clusterfest in San Francisco June 21-23. 

Kumail Nanjiani, Issa Rae Join CLUELESS Live-Read at CLUSTERFEST Photo Kumail Nanjiani, Issa Rae Join CLUELESS Live-Read at CLUSTERFEST
by TV News Desk - Apr 30, 2019

Comedy Central, the #1 brand in comedy, Superfly, the founders of Bonnaroo, and Outside Lands co-producer Another Planet Entertainment, today announced the Live Read castings for cult hits Clueless and Romy & Michele's High School Reunion at Clusterfest in San Francisco June 21-23. Wildly popular, the Live Reads are dramatic staged readings of popular movie scripts, and past performances have included Spice World, Planes Trains and Automobiles and Wayne's World. This year they will reach new levels of hilarity with must-see ensemble casts putting their spin on two film favorites. In celebration of its 25th anniversary, Clueless will star Issa Rae (Cher), Amanda Seales (Dionne), Ilana Glazer (Tai), Kumail Nanjiani, star of the upcoming film Stuber (Josh), Chris Redd (Murray) and others. Romy & Michele's High School Reunion will feature drag queens Trixie Mattel (Romy), Katya Zamolodchikova (Michele) and San Francisco legend Peaches Christ (Heather) with supporting roles filled by Matteo Lane, Nicole Byer and more.

Debra Messing, Jessie Mueller, Bianca Del Rio, and More Head to P-Town This Summer Photo Debra Messing, Jessie Mueller, Bianca Del Rio, and More Head to P-Town This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2019

For his ninth consecutive season as Producing Artistic Director at Provincetown's Art House, Mark Cortale is announcing a special music and comedy lineup.

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