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Sunday 05 July 2015


 The Johnnys: A brilliant bolt from the blue
Posted in: Music  26th June 2015
With the sad news that Suzi Fray has died, we're sharing our interview with her from earlier in the year so you can read about her rollicking ride with The Johnnys, in her own words.


 Peaches is back with a new video!
Posted in: Music  24th June 2015
After six years, Peaches is back with new single Light in Places – and an album which is due out in September.


 NZ Film Fest 2015 lgbti guide
Posted in: Movies  23rd June 2015
Holding the Man, the director's cut of 54 and Lily Tomlin in Grandma are just some of the lgbti-interest films coming to the New Zealand International Film Festival.


 Holding the Man trailer released
Posted in: Movies  22nd June 2015
The trailer has been released for heartbreaking Aussie gay love story Holding the Man, a film you’ll be able to see here in New Zealand soon.


 NZ Film Fest preview: Tits on a Bull
Posted in: Movies  22nd June 2015
A short film depicting the relationship between the star player and her captain in a provincial Māori women’s rugby team has been selected for the NZ’s Best Selection screenings at the NZ International Film Fest.


 Watch the trailer for Robin Williams' Boulevard
Posted in: Movies  19th June 2015
The trailer has been released for Robin Williams’ final film Boulevard, where he plays a married man confronting his sexuality.


 Review: Holding the Man
Posted in: Movies, Worth Checking Out  15th June 2015
We can’t wait to see the big screen adaptation of Holding the Man in New Zealand. In the meantime, you can check out Samesame.com.au’s review


 Snapshot of gay Russia to feature in Auckland exhibition
Posted in: Events  13th June 2015
An intimate glimpse of a gay couple in Russia, judged the most outstanding image taken in 2014, will be showcased at the World Press Photo exhibition in Auckland next month.


 It's nearly back: OITNB featurette
Posted in: Television  10th June 2015
Anyone else holding out for Friday? Orange is the New Black is back on Netflix, with Ruby Rose in Lichfield to shake things up as new character Stella in season 3.


 Want to join a glbt/queer writing group?
Posted in: Books, NZ Writing  9th June 2015
Auckland based writer/editor Lynne Jamneck is interested in establishing a GLBT/Queer writing group with a particular focus on genre writers.


 Review: Club Paradiso
Posted in: Performance  8th June 2015
In ‘Club Paradiso’ Victor Rodger has turned a new page in the chronicle of theatre in Aotearoa New Zealand.


 Miss Capital Drag 2015: Mama DeZiyah
Posted in: Performance  7th June 2015
Mama DeZiyah is the winner of Wellington’s Miss Capital Drag 2015. She tells us how much it meant to her to have her supportive family in the crowd cheering her on – and shares a challenge.


 Queen's Birthday Weekend Guide
Posted in: Events  29th May 2015
Parties are coming to Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch this Queen's Birthday Weekend, while the flying Falcons are playing a match in the capital. Here's your guide to what's on.


 Doco Fest preview: Gayby Baby
Posted in: Movies  28th May 2015
In the face of squeals of “what about the children?!” in debates about marriage and adoption equality, Australian filmmaker Maya Newell has sought to answer that exact question.


 Review: Chekhov Gone Wilde
Posted in: Performance  26th May 2015
"Patrick Graham is a larger-than-life human being and his theatre productions follow suit. He has a big personality and his productions are colonised by characters of not dissimilar dimension."