Put Some Gay In Your Day, Dallas!

Films

Get This Straight

Heterosexuality is a sin and should be banned. Yeah, that’s a sentence we probably won’t ever see in this lifetime, but that’s the core idea behind Love Is All You Need?, a powerful film that turns the tables on injustice and denial of human rights. That’s because the world in this movie is gay, gay, gay. Based on a short […]

What’s Up, Doc?

Mass murders always capture headlines. But there’s one you may know nothing about that’s tragic in so many ways. Forty years ago last month during Gay Pride in New Orleans, a bar called the Upstairs Lounge was fire bombed, killing 32 people. The result is the largest gay mass murder in U.S. history. Yet the tragedy doesn’t end there. Many […]

Sex Change, Drugs & Rock ‘n Roll

Imagine the transgender musical genre in the times of Rodgers and Hammerstein and their contemporaries. We’d be stuck with a sanitized romance, elaborate choreography and cheery tunes in shows such as OhTheHomo!, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Gynecologist or Seven Brides for Seven Brothers Who Used to Be Sisters. Thankfully, the greatest musical ever written about […]