Auckland Pride 2015: event snapshot
Posted in: Events 18th December 2014
Some of the many events which will fill the extended three week 2015 Auckland Pride Festival programme have been revealed.
Short Film Sunday: Beautiful By Night
Posted in: Movies 14th December 2014
A documentary following three older drag entertainers at Aunt Charlie's Lounge in San Francisco's Tenderloin. With Olivia Hart, Collette LeGrande, and Donna Personna.
Marching towards February
Posted in: Events 12th December 2014
A Tamati Coffey-led Rotorua entry and looming history-making march by police are just a couple of the works in progress which have the Akl Pride Parade Director Richard Taki buzzing.
Academy's December film: Love is Strange
Posted in: Movies 9th December 2014
This Saturday Auckland's Academy Cinemas will screen Love is Strange for its monthly lgbti film night. Starring John Lithgow and Alfred Molina, this is one not to be missed!
Review: Hauraki Horror
Posted in: Performance 7th December 2014
This rollicking murder mystery follows a paparazzi photographer and his inept gossip columnist sidekick as they try to solve a death aboard a yacht packed with New Zealand celebrities.
Short Film Sunday: Cherrybombs
Posted in: Movies 7th December 2014
This Danish flick about a teenager who is in love with her best friend is adorable. Sit back and enjoy, on Short Film Sunday.
"Your Body is a Battleground"
Sexuality, desire, gender and stereotypes are explored in a Wellington dance theatre work which director John Butterfield says raises more questions than it's even been able to touch on.
Watch: Heaven's Gate
Posted in: Performance 5th December 2014
Check out Coco Solid's music video documentary about The Fafswag Ball, a South Auckland event that celebrates fa'afafine culture through fashion, vogue and dance battles.
Thoughts on The Imitation Game
Posted in: Movies 4th December 2014
"The Imitation Game is well-crafted film drama rather than accurate history. At that level it is an incredibly good tale."
The new queen on the block
Posted in: Performance 2nd December 2014
Princess to Queen 2014 winner Carmen Dioxide is an inflight service manager, gym junkie, skateboarder and pianist, who makes her outfits.
Short Film Sunday: The Wilding
Posted in: Movies 30th November 2014
This Australian 2012 Iris Prize winner from Grant Scicluna is set in a prison, where juvenile inmate Malcolm is in love with his cellmate Tye, but their relationship is confined to their cell.
Watch: Princess to Queen highlights
Posted in: Events 29th November 2014
Watch Auckland's up and coming queens strutting their stuff in the final of Princess to Queen 2014 at Family Bar. Lots of hot new talent on show!
Roy and Chargn's double act
Auckland couple Roy Ward and Chargn Keenan are a busy pair: they're both working on Victor Rodger play At The Wake and have also opened a new bookstore in Kâ€™ Rdâ€™s St Kevin's Arcade.
Review: GALS' A Night Out
Posted in: Performance 25th November 2014
GALS changed concert format generally missed the mark but there were some standout performances and moments of musical excellence.
Short film Sunday: Natives
Posted in: Movies 23rd November 2014
What better way to relax on a Sunday than watching a gem of an lgbt film? We're starting a new Sunday short film series with Natives.