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  • Lesbian Rockers Danielle LoPresti and Alicia Champion Celebrate Amazing Year

    (EDGE) It's been almost exactly one year since indie recording artist, Danielle LoPresti and her wife Alicia Champion won over fans with her music video for "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus, " and it went viral.

  • Mississippi Supreme Court Narrowly Grants Same-Sex Divorce

    JACKSON, Miss. — The Mississippi Supreme Court voted to allow a lesbian couple to seek a divorce, even as two justices questioned the U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage and suggested that landmark ruling has no constitutional basis.

  • Neon Trees Rocker Happy To Be A Role Model For Gay Mormons

    When Tyler Glenn of Neon Trees announced in March that he’s gay, the bigger headline behind his revelation was that he is one of the few publicly out Mormons.

  • News Bites: Live Show June 20/21 at We Got The Beats LGBT Record Store

    (SFGN) We Got The Beats Record Store is hosting live shows this upcoming Friday and Saturday to celebrate four years in business, LGBT Pride weekend and the grand opening of an expansion doubling their size for the second time in months.

  • Pastor: Taylor Swift is Turning Your Kids Gay!

    Taylor Swift has another hater to shake off: Anti-gay pastor Larry Tomczak.

  • Phoebe Legere, Renaissance Woman, Comes to Arts Garage

    In the LGBTQ community, we’re all about “labels”—lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, two spirit, Chanel, Gucci, Donna Karan, Tom Ford. The list is endless.

  • Porn Pulse: Marc Jacobs Busted For Hosting Orgy

    Marc Jacobs, the famed fashion designer, evidently enjoys the company of men.

  • Publicist: British Singer George Michael Dead At 53

    (AP) George Michael, who rocketed to stardom with WHAM! and went on to enjoy a long and celebrated solo career lined with controversies, has died, his publicist said Sunday. He was 53.

  • Rentboy Raid Slammed

    More LGBT groups, human rights organizations and sex worker rights groups condemn the raid

  • Review: “The Full Monty” - Hubba, Hubba

    The premise of “The Full Monty”— not unlike so many other Broadway shows — is a bit of a stretch.

  • SFGN Nites for the Week of April 23 - 29, 2014

    Hundreds of sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen arrive in South Florida today for Humana Fleet Week Port Everglades. The festivities kick off Monday at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood. Credit: U.S. Navy

     

    Thursday, 4/24

    Film

    Movie Night at the Stonewall National Museum & Archives, 1300 E. Sunrise Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale, features Robert Mamoulian’s gender-bending classic, “Queen Christina,” the pre-Hayes Code film starring Greta Garbo and John Gilbert. Garbo, who was both bisexual and Swedish, lends her trademark “ambiguous sexuality, tragic aloofness and boyish playfulness” to her performance as the eccentric, cross-dressing monarch. The screening begins at 7 p.m. Gather early for refreshments and stick around for discussion afterwards. Information at Stonewall-Museum.org.

    Friday, 4/25

    Theater

    The House Theatre of Chicago (“Death and Harry Houdini”) brings its latest imaginative production, “Rose and the Rime,” to the Arsht Center’s Carnival Studio Theatre as part of the center’s Theatre Up Close series. When the town of Radio Falls, Mich., is trapped in perpetual winter for a generation, it’s up to the only remaining youth, a young girl named Rose, to break the curse of the Rime witch. But, the residents learn to be careful what they wish for. Through Sunday, May 18. For tickets and show times, go to ArshtCenter.org.

    Saturday, 4/26

    Music

    Lorna Luft returns to South Florida tonight at 8 p.m. for an intimate interview, audience Q&A and live performance at the Sunshine Cathedral, 1480 SW 9th Ave. in Fort Lauderdale. Not only will Luft shed some light on her relationship with her mother, the iconic Judy Garland, she’ll discuss her own career and perform some of the songs that have made the women in her family famous. Tickets are $30 online and $40 at the door for “Up Close & Personal with Lorna Luft & Scott Nevins.” For tickets, go to SunshineCathedral.org.

    Sunday, 4/27

    Poetry & Prose

    Arts at St. John’s presents “Writing Women’s Voices,” a program of diverse readings—fiction, non-fiction, poetry, memoirs—from the Women’s Writers Group, today at 2 p.m. at St. John’s on the Lake church, 4760 Pine Tree in Miami Beach. The program will include readings by Irene Sperber, “Have You Ever Been Crestone(d);” Ginger Vela, “Street Songs; and project director Carol Hoffman-Guzman, “Coño Means ‘I Love You’.” Other featured writers include Cassandra Buery, Rossie Cortes, Rosalind Merrit and Dena Stewart. The program is free. For more information, go to ArtsAtStJohns.com.

    Monday, 4/28

    Event

    Hey, sailor! It’s Human Fleet Week Port Everglades and hundreds of sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen are arriving today for a week of liberty in South Florida. They’ll be participating in a wide variety of community service projects, as well as recreational and professional activities. The festivities kick off tonight at 6 p.m. with the All Hands on Deck Welcoming Party at the Seminole Paradise Shoppes in Hollywood. The public is invited to welcome our men and women in uniform. For a schedule of Fleet Week Port Everglades events, go to BrowardNavyDaysInc.org.

    Tuesday, 4/29

    Film

    One of our favorite “bisexual” actors, hunky Brit Tom Hardy (“Star Trek: Nemesis,” “Dark Knight Rises”), will be appearing live in a special video uplink at the Classic Gateway tonight before the screening of his new film, “Locke.” The thriller, which takes place over the course of a car ride, is a riveting exploration of how one decision can lead to the complete collapse of Hardy’s character, a seemingly successful, content construction manager and family man. For show times and tickets, go to TheGatewayTheatre.com.

  • SFGN Nites for the Week of April 30 - May 6, 2014

    Katie Postotnik, Steven Grant Douglas and Robby Haltiwanger star in the stage adaptation of the Academy Award-winning film, “Ghost The Musical,” currently playing at the Broward Center.  Credit: Joan Marcus
  • SFGN Nites for the Week of August 6 - 12, 2014

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    Thursday, 7/17

    Books

    Miami Beach writer David Leddick introduces his new book, “I’m Not for Everyone. Neither Are You,” tonight at the Stonewall National Museum and Archives Wilton Manors Gallery, 2157 Wilton Dr. An effervescent octogenarian author, playright and performer, Leddick asserts himself a role as everyone’s favorite gay life coach in this smart, savvy and hilarious new book. Discover your signal inner style and apply it to your personal and professional relationships with Leddick’s unapologetic approach. Reading and book signing begins at 7 p.m. For more information, go to StonewallNationalMuseum.org.

  • SFGN Nites for the Week of July 9 - 15, 2014

  • SFGN Nites for the Week of June 11 - 17, 2014

  • SFGN Nites for the Week of June 25 - July 1, 2014

  • SFGN Nites for the Week of June 4 - 10, 2014