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Tuesday 28 April 2015

 Comedy Fest Teaser: Eli Matthewson
Posted in: Performance  27th April 2015
The "little gay rock-star of New Zealand comedy" Eli Matthewson is someone you want to check out at the NZ International Comedy Fest.

 DeAnne Smith wants you to Get Into It!
Posted in: Performance  24th April 2015
"It's a pretty gay show," visiting comedian DeAnne Smith says. “There’s jokes about my ex, there’s jokes about my new girlfriend ... There’s jokes about a failed one night stand."

 Three 'Battle of the Sexes' flicks planned
Posted in: Movies  23rd April 2015
Three different films are being plotted by rival studios, all telling the story of the ‘Battle of the Sexes’ tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs.

 Comedy Fest Teaser: Neil Thornton
Posted in: Performance  20th April 2015
Neil Thornton is a bear from New York City currently living in Wellington with his husband, and making waves on the comedy circuit. Check out his 'After Hours' set here.

 Comedy Fest teaser: DeAnne Smith
Posted in: Performance  18th April 2015
Canadian-American lesbian comedian DeAnne Smith is bringing her show Get Into It to the New Zealand International Comedy Festival. Check out some of her stand-up here.

 Rent's coming to Papakura
Posted in: Performance  15th April 2015
The Papakura Theatre Company is bringing Rent to the stage next month. Luke Ellery, who plays Angel, tells us why he loves the musical so much.

 Trailer: Grace and Frankie
Posted in: Television  12th April 2015
In upcoming Netflix show Grace and Frankie, characters played by Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin find out their husbands are in love with each other!

 Orange is the New Black season three trailer
Posted in: Television  10th April 2015
The women of Litchfield will be back in June! Here is a sneak peek at what's coming in season three of the hit show.

 Rediscovering James Courage
Posted in: Books  9th April 2015
A new collection has been published to raise awareness about a man who could be considered New Zealand’s own Oscar Wilde, James Courage, our very own gay, but sidelined, literary icon.

 The FAFSWAG Pre-ball is coming!
Posted in: Events  8th April 2015
The awesome FAFSWAG team have announced a vogue battle will be held this Saturday night. They’ve put together a video to tell you all about it.

 Watch: George Takei’s new reality series
Posted in: Entertainment  8th April 2015
The gay king of social media George Takei has launched a new YouTube reality series with his husband Brad Takei, “It Takeis Two”. Check out the first episode here.

 Trailer: Bessie
Posted in: Movies  7th April 2015
Queen Latifah stars in an upcoming HBO biopic about jazz singer Bessie Smith, who proudly loved both women and men. Its director says the film won't shy away from her sexuality.

 Short Film: Quiet
Posted in: Movies  5th April 2015
Inspired by a true story, Quiet is the story of a woman named Ali who is denied the right to make medical decisions for her partner, Sam, after a car accident renders Sam unconscious.

 Easter weekend guide
Posted in: Events  2nd April 2015
With Easter Trading Hours, there are limits on when some of our venues can open this weekend. However there is enough happening, in Auckland, Wellington and new hotspot Rotorua anyway, if you want to work off some of that chocolate on a dancefloor.

 New music video: Spectrum
Posted in: Music  2nd April 2015
Queer artist Ryan Amador's new song Spectrum asks “where do you fall on the spectrum of sexuality?” The video features a wide range of diverse couples.