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    She is large and in charge, chunky yet funky…and she’s about to make San Francisco audiences EAT IT yet again! The inimitable Latrice Royale will return to enthrall her adoring Bay Area fans with her most revealing performance yet: a one-woman show called “Here’s to Life.” Presented by Peaches Christ Productions, ...
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    Peaches Christ is nervous. Nearly twenty years after becoming the first entertainer to put Showgirls on the map as a cult classic when her annual drag tributes to it began in 1997, you’d think nothing Showgirls-related could ever make her sweat. (Aside from the enormous wig and nude-illusion catsuit she wears to play ...
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    Every wine lover has a fantasy wine tour.  Many will spend weeks and months planning, even going so far as to call  on the exact day one month prior to your desired date, to maybe get your phone call answered at French Laundry.  Or perhaps your Holy Grail is a private tasting with Napa royalty, Heidi Peterson Barrett of ...
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    It’s easy to initially dismiss the talents of a person who was born to parents who are Hollywood royalty.  We enjoy the underdog and we love relating to the perceived struggle they had in their attempts to get noticed.  When I initially received word that Rumer Willis, the first-born child of, and media anointed heir ...
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    If you were to tell people born after a certain year — let’s call that year 1990 – that there was once a movie starring Roseanne Barr as a devoted housewife and Meryl Streep as a lusty romance writer who steals Roseanne’s lousy husband, you’d be met with more disbelief than when you told them about growing up ...

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Let It Go.

by David Helton in Letter from the Editor

It was a Tuesday. I remember that it was a Tuesday. I had spent all weekend working at my start up job as an office manager/marketing guru/bartender and even put in sixteen thankless hours on Monday. But on Tuesday I got home early – and by early, I mean 6pm. All I wanted to do was be alone ...
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BEBE Sweetbriar

The “The Drag Oprah”, BeBe Sweetbriar, brings you EVERYTHING in LGBTQ community News, Entertainment, Culture and Cuisine every Tuesday LIVE @ ...
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Lena Hall: From the Haight to Hedwig

by David Helton in The Scoop

It’s easy to fall in love with Lena Hall. She exudes a warmth and a particular personal style that feels deeply rooted in her quirky San Francisco upbringing. ...