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Judy Garland

Falling In Luft with Lorna - at Feinstein's 54 Below

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 01.27.2016 | Entertainment
Randee Mia Berman

In the 1977 hit Annie Hall, Alvy (Woody Allen) Singer stops his new cabaret singer crush Annie (Diane Keaton) Hall on the street, in an awkward attemp...

An Indie Hip-Hop Homecoming: My Rhymesayers 20th Anniversary Show Experience

Sydney Latimer | Posted 12.29.2015 | Entertainment
Sydney Latimer

The Rhymesayers label has become the international ambassador of Twin Cities hip-hop. Since 1995, they have consistently produced albums that have given underground hip-hop lovers exactly what they want.

Gay Men Share Their Favorite Holiday Movies, Books, Specials And More

Matt Baume | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Matt Baume

Look, let's be honest: Christmas is super-gay. All that tinsel, the frolicsome dancing, mulled wine and all its fruity spices -- and oh goodness, all those holiday specials!

Liza Minnelli Recalls Her 'Exhilarating' Stage Moment With Judy Garland

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

This holiday season, Judy Garland is being celebrated with a trio of remastered re-releases of her most famous recordings on vinyl.  One of the ...

'The Wiz Live!' Sparkles as Bright as the Emerald City!

Peter Mac | Posted 12.08.2015 | Entertainment
Peter Mac

I clicked my heels three times and prayed that this year's NBC live musical would be a winner. There is a God! Or in this case, a wizard!

Arlene Wolff -- More Than You Know -- Cabaret at Stage 72/The Triad-NYC

Melody Breyer-Grell | Posted 11.25.2015 | Arts
Melody Breyer-Grell

Peter Martin, the owner of the theatre Stage 72/The Triad, has been responsible for the elegant renovation and upkeep of this Upper West Side treasure. He must be thanked for retaining this space for Theatre, Cabaret and almost any type of entertainment that deserves to be staged in the city of New York.

Prima Donna Revisited: Chats With Rufus Wainwright, Marty Balin and Band of Merrymakers, Plus Dre Towey and Pre-Christmas Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.24.2015 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"There are incredible opera houses and singers and orchestras that are really sweating it right now. I don't know if I'm going to save them necessarily myself but I do feel indebted to what that music has given me and I want to give back to that world."

Podtime Stories

Marcia Liss | Posted 11.23.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Valley of the Judys

Noah Tsika | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Noah Tsika

Mateik, whose ongoing project There's No Place will be featured at Brooklyn's Morbid Anatomy Museum on Friday, November 13th, is interested in what's unexpectedly, expansively queer about such "gay icons" as Garland, Diana Ross, and Billie Jean King, among a whole host of others.

A-Sides With Jon Chattman: Causing Quite a "Brouhaha" Over The Kickback and Newcomer Soren Bryce

Jon Chattman | Posted 09.09.2015 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

The classically-trained violinist and self-taught guitar, piano, banjo and ukulele player just dropped her self-titled EP, and it's an accomplished, often infectious, and sometimes lyrically biting experience. It's no wonder Ani DiFranco is a recent influence.

Lost in Translation: The 'Translational Fallacy' in Analyzing Lyric Writing

Michael Sigman | Posted 09.02.2015 | Arts
Michael Sigman

Translating lyrics can be a noble calling. It's simply not what Carl did. When writing a lyric -- whether or not there was an already existing foreign-language one -- he focused on one thing and one thing alone: creating the perfect "wedding" of words and music.

27 Of The Hottest Photos From The Fire Island Pines Party 2015

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

July 25 marked the return of the all-night Pines Party fundraiser on New York's Fire Island, and for many gay men in the Tri-State area, it was t...

Judy Garland: The Joy and the Genius Remembered and Remastered

Peter Mac | Posted 06.19.2015 | Entertainment
Peter Mac

Proof that a legend never dies, two new works have emerged celebrating her 47 years on this earth, and the rich legacy she has left behind.

Who Controls the Rainbow? A New Memoir By Stevie Phillips Revisits the Judy Garland Myth

David Munk | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
David Munk

Even by Hollywood standards, the majesty and misery of Judy Garland's short life was extreme, defined by its operatic intensity and an epic series of (mostly) public peaks and valleys.

Somewhere...

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.10.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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For The Love Of Judy Garland

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

In what has become a hotly-anticipated LGBT Pride Month tradition, New York- and Los Angeles-based writer-actor Justin Sayre will host an evening of s...

'Get Happy' With These Incredible Judy Garland-Inspired Performances Honoring Homeless LGBT Youth

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Judy Garland enjoys a near-mythic relationship with gay audiences past and present, so it's only fitting that her legacy would become a tribute to hom...

Here's A Modern Twist On Classic Judy With A Great Gay Cause

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Among gay audiences, Judy Garland is one of few performers who never seems to go out of style. New York singer-actress Bridget Barkan proved that ...

Conversation with Artist Micki Pellerano

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 05.27.2015 | Arts
Michael Nirenberg

On the occasion of my friend Micki Pellerano's solo show at American Medium in Brooklyn, I spoke to him about the things that matter to him: drawing, growing down, experiencing pain, pop music and of course love.

A Celebration Of Judy Garland's Legacy In Honor Of Homeless LGBT Youth

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Judy Garland became the consummate star of Hollywood's golden age thanks to turns in “The Wizard of Oz” and “Meet Me in St. Louis.” Nearly 46 ...

Judy Collins at the Café Carlyle: A Master at Work

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.07.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Beginning with her first song, "Open the Door", Judy Collins had her audience at the Café Carlyle on the opening night of her two-week run in thrall. A performer for 56 years, her crystalline sound, whether she's accompanying herself on acoustic guitar or at piano, rang clear.

The Gay Culture Every Queer Should Know About

Matt Baume | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Matt Baume

What's the entertainment that made you who you are today? That Eagle conversation left me wanting to find more of the formative media that shaped gay men's lives. I've never read any Isherwood, and haven't seen Mame. What else have I been missing?

Curtis M. Wong

After Years Backstage, This Man's Love Of Judy Garland Is Putting Him In The Spotlight

HuffingtonPost.com | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

If Seth Sikes is truly “a piano bar addict,” his new cabaret act could very well be the equivalent of a 90-minute bender. With that in mind, ...

La Cage aux Palm Springs? Meet Gypsy, the World's Oldest Professional Female impersonator

Nicholas Snow | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Nicholas Snow

In this episode of Nicholas Snow Live I welcome masters of celebrity female impersonation, the cast and crew members of Palm Springs' hit dinner show, Carnival Cabaret, starring James GYPSY Haake and produced by Dan Gore and his team.

Jonathan Groff Reveals What Makes Him The Happiest

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

"Looking" hunk Jonathan Groff took to the stage of FOX 5's Good Day New York to honor the U.N.-sanctioned International Day of Happiness with a stunni...