Elton John Grammy Tribute To Include Kesha, Sam Smith, John Legend


The original “Rocket Man” will be honored by a few of his most famous pop star friends on January 30th for “Elton John: I’m Still Standing – A Grammy Salute.”  Billboard reports that the star-studded event will be taped at Madison Square Garden two days after the 60th Grammy Awards and will air on CBS…

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Has New York Queer Theater Gone Stale?


This fall, the New York theater community has set the stage for a parade of revivals that are gay in every sense of the word. In addition to recreations of late 20th century installations like M. Butterfly (with Clive Owen as the subtly queer protagonist) and When Pigs Fly (a musical revue with drag queens…

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Game Of Thrones Costumes Fashioned From Cheap IKEA Rugs

Entertainment, Featured  

Like innovative Scarlett O’Hara with her curtains, and the hilarious parody from The Carol Burnett Show – Bob Mackie’s wacky curtains-with-rod ensemble – Michele Clapton transformed a household item sold at IKEA into the fur capes worn by Night’s Watch members in Game of Thrones. While speaking at a Getty Museum symposium on Medieval dress,…

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Believe It! Cher Is Heading To Broadway


Cher, currently a notable thorn-in-Trump’s-side-on-Twitter, will be the subject of what will probably be the most successful Broadway musical ever. Helmed by Jason Moore, director of Pitch Perfect as well as stage musical Avenue Q, the project is slated for Broadway in 2018. The book is by Rick Elice—who wrote for the stage The Addams…

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