Thursday, Feb 29, 2024

LGBTQ+ TOP STORIES Thursday, Feb 29, 2024

Review: A Luminous Audra McDonald Returns to Boston's Symphony Hall

Review: A Luminous Audra McDonald Returns to Boston's Symphony Hall

Audra McDonald said she had a head cold at the start of her Celebrity Series of Boston concert at Symphony Hall. She needn't had bothered. No one would have known.

by Robert Nesti | 9 hours ago

News

South Carolina's Push to Be Next-to-Last State with Hate Crimes Law Stalls Again
South Carolina's Push to Be Next-to-Last State with Hate Crimes Law Stalls Again

Supporters who want to make South Carolina the next-to-last U.S. state to pass a hate crimes law increasing penalties for crimes fueled by race, gender or...

by Jeffrey Collins | Feb 28

Police Will Be Allowed to March in Sydney's Gay and Lesbian Mardis Gras, but Not in Uniform
Police Will Be Allowed to March in Sydney's Gay and Lesbian Mardis Gras, but Not in Uniform

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras organizers agreed Wednesday to relax their ban on police marching in their annual parade with a compromise condition that...

by Rod McGuirk | Feb 28

Culture

Ryan Gosling, Billie Eilish, Jon Batiste Set to Perform at the Oscars
Ryan Gosling, Billie Eilish, Jon Batiste Set to Perform at the Oscars

The Oscars just got an infusion of Kenergy.

by Lindsey Bahr | Feb 28

EDGE Interview: A Gay Hebridean Baker has the Right Ingredients for Internet Stardom
EDGE Interview: A Gay Hebridean Baker has the Right Ingredients for Internet Stardom

The recipe for becoming a great social media celebrity might be a bit less complicated than making a traditional Scottish dish, but Coinneach MacLeod manages to...

by Timothy Rawles | Feb 28

Pride

NYC Pride Unveils 2024 Theme: 'Reflect. Empower. Unite.'
NYC Pride Unveils 2024 Theme: 'Reflect. Empower. Unite.'

Celebrating its 40th year, Heritage of Pride|NYC Pride announces our official theme for 2024, "Reflect. Empower. Unite." as it kicks off this year's...

Feb 28

Police Banned from Sydney's Pride March After Jesse Baird, Luke Davies Murders
Police Banned from Sydney's Pride March After Jesse Baird, Luke Davies Murders

Police have been disinvited from Sydney, Australia's Mardi Gras celebrations this year after two boyfriends were shot to death by one's cop ex-boyfriend. Police...

by Emell Adolphus | Feb 26

Media

World Of Chocolate @ Union Station, Chicago :: February 9, 2024
World Of Chocolate @ Union Station, Chicago :: February 9, 2024

World of Chocolate returned to Union Station to fundraise for the AIDS Foundation of Chicago. Chocolatiers included Steel City Bakery, Blackout Baking Co. and...

by Jerry Nunn | Feb 10

Blue Jacket Fashion Show @ Moonlight Studios NYC :: February 1, 2024
Blue Jacket Fashion Show @ Moonlight Studios NYC :: February 1, 2024

The Blue Jacket Fashion Show was created to lead a national conversation about men's health and prostate cancer awareness with an emphasis on racial disparities...

by Wilsonmodels | Feb 3