paris is burning
“I very intentionally teach ballroom history and culture before I teach ballroom technique... The history is more important,”
A chat with the playwright about the legendary figure with a very big secret.
Using one camera and one light source, Seliger sought to capture the participants in the nation's ongoing fight for LGBTQ civil rights.
It's been 25 years since the Gay Men's Health Crisis created the annual Latex Ball in 1990 in response to the HIV and AIDS
We know that heterosexism is real and that white gay men, especially gender non-conforming men, experience antagonism, and, yet, we should be clear not to minimize the reality of white patriarchy and the advantages daily afforded to white men, regardless of their sexual identities. Privilege much?
The Kids Are All Right: The Colorful World of the 90s Gay Ballroom Scene Continues to Influence Pop Culture
"One, I don't think they knew it existed and, two, once they discovered it, they were fearful, naïve and unsure."
When I first came on board with Armitage Gone! Dance, I asked Karole Armitage about her gay following. Surely being the choreographer of Madonna's iconic "Vogue" was enough to catapult you to queer diva icon status?
It's a positive outlook in an otherwise grim reality. "In one of the last scenes in 'Paris is Burning,' they’re planning
When I started to hear rumblings of a new music genre called "ballroom," I got really excited. No matter whom I talked to about the subject, one name came up over and over: DJ MikeQ.
On the heels of Docuweeks' annual August kickoff, Current TV launched a five-part celebration, 50 Documentaries To See Before You Die, on August 2 hosted by energetic documentarian Morgan Spurlock.