THE SCOOP

  • feature peaches_2018 oct
    Drag icon and horror queen Peaches Christ, best known for her outrageous Midnight Mass movie showings and elaborate Castro Theatre stage shows, is synonymous with Halloween.  Her reputation for giving audiences a complete immersion and true ‘4D’ experience is unmatched.   Peaches Christ believes in sensory ...
  • web_SATC
    Sex and the City, which debuted 20 years ago, was not just a TV series. It was a phenomenon—a comedy, a fashion bible, a trend report, a manual to New York, a lifestyle manifesto. The show’s success, and its cultural footprint, can be attributed to several factors that amounted to a perfect storm: frank and ...
  • Group 1
    It was a brilliant, crisp San Francisco day as Maurice Kanbar gazed out from atop his Pacific Heights building. On the eighth floor, he could clearly see the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and the San Francisco Bay in all its glory, with a bright blue sky and fast-rolling clouds above it all. His restless mind, which works ...
  • 0e29af84f3cde50ff5df286e7361ffe3
    I’m writing this from my hospital bed so forgive me if I geek out a little bit. I’ve had a lot of time to think about things – like the look of complete, rapturous desire on my lover’s face at exactly this time one week ago. Ahh, but life can change in the flutter of a butterfly’s wings. Let flash back to those ...
  • cast steel
    In the twenty-plus years that cult film goddess Peaches Christ has written, directed, and starred in drag movie parodies in San Francisco and around the world, she’s paid homage to many films about strong female characters. But in all that time, there’s one ferociously feisty and tear-stained female-driven dramedy ...

CONNECT WITH US

In the spotlight

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 ...
In the spotlight

BEBE Sweetbriar

The “The Drag Oprah”, BeBe Sweetbriar, brings you EVERYTHING in LGBTQ community News, Entertainment, Culture and Cuisine every Tuesday LIVE @ ...
In the spotlight

Hieeee Stakes: Alaska Thunderfuck in Showgirls!

by David Helton in The Scoop

For the last 18 years, Peaches Christ’s annual drag tribute to immortal cult classic Showgirls has been as much a staple of the yearly San Francisco calendar as Bay to ...