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vacationer’s lgbtq+ travel guide to prague

vacationer’s lgbtq+ travel guide to prague

Whether you’re planning to celebrate Pride or consider a queer-friendly vacation to discover the magic of Prague, the enchanting capital of the Czech Republic awaits! Known for its rich history, awe-inspiring architecture, and thriving LGBTQ+ community, the city...

on london’s cottaging and cruising scene

on london’s cottaging and cruising scene

Anonymous, vaguely public sex between men has probably been part and parcel of the city's fabric since it was called Londinium. Historian Rictor Norton traces it back to at least the 1600s in his book Mother Clap’s Molly House. read more on the roost

we’re losing our lgbtq+ spaces: where do we go from here?

we’re losing our lgbtq+ spaces: where do we go from here?

From the molly houses of the 18th and 19th centuries and New York’s iconic Stonewall Inn to Heaven and G-A-Y later, gay bars have long served as a source of community and joy for the LGBTQ+ community. LGBTQ+ centric venues have fostered new talent that wouldn’t be...

royal goodness at little king cafe and market in beacon

royal goodness at little king cafe and market in beacon

Little King, nestled into the west end of Beacon’s Main Street, brings joy to its customers as it lives up to its promise of being “a place where living and eating well is for everyone.” The sensory soft landing begins the moment you step through the doors with a...

where the bars are

where the bars are

Are rainbow-festooned events full of glitter, sequins, and boas signs of progress? Strides made by LGBTQ+ people are increasingly under fire in the forms of violence, rhetoric, and quasi-legal attacks on the rights of the community. Has the LGBTQ+ community...

under fire, we need to do more than just celebrate

under fire, we need to do more than just celebrate

Rainbow festooned festivities full of glitter, sequins, and boas are signs of progress made. The progress that is increasingly coming under fire in the forms of violence, rhetoric, and quasilegal attacks on the rights of the LGBTQ+ community. The community has...

que lo que: woodstock to get its first dominican restaurant

que lo que: woodstock to get its first dominican restaurant

In the heart of Woodstock, across from the village green, 1 Tinker Street was home to Shindig for seven years, a community hub serving up casual pub fare like burgers and their famed “tinker tots.” In February, the establishment closed its doors. But the space came...

essentials for your visit to london

essentials for your visit to london

With artifacts dating back to 4,500 BC (or earlier), London has a long history rife with scandal and intrigue—it’s no wonder it frequently tops lists of must-visit cities across the globe. If you can’t move there forever, settle for a quick visit to the capital city....

give a few rah rahs for rahi

give a few rah rahs for rahi

Obviously, you should read this whole article but you only need remember four words: get the tasting menu. read more on queer voices

wild about wilde

wild about wilde

Luis Martinez, general manager, and Chef Ali Dey Daly pay homage to icon Oscar Wilde with a namesake bar and eatery on 27th Street in Manhattan. read more on queer voices

the wilson: definitely not a hotel restaurant

the wilson: definitely not a hotel restaurant

The Wilson, tucked into NoMad and adjacent to Chelsea, focuses on New American cuisine with a special emphasis on seafood. The restaurant is well designed to make the most of its space, but it’s biggest draw, for me, is the enclosed patio (which boasts heating systems...

aska: no need to ask, traveling into brooklyn is worth it

aska: no need to ask, traveling into brooklyn is worth it

Aska is Swedish for ‘ashes’ and like a phoenix arising therefrom, Aska offers its own mythical fare. Chef Fredrik Berselius, formerly of Stockholm, has spent the majority of his career in NYC restaurants while “bringing his love for nature to his urban surroundings...

ingo’s a high line highlight

ingo’s a high line highlight

Nestled into the heart of Chelsea, Ingo’s Cocktail Garden is a dog-friendly, relaxing space to chill with friends over cocktails. read more on queer voices

shady pines is still full of sassy shade from sophia et al

shady pines is still full of sassy shade from sophia et al

Now at HERE, “The Golden Girls Musical Parody” is entertaining audiences with a campy storyline befitting the actual Golden Girls. It’s the best possible result of equal parts drag show, golden girls, and high school musical. read more on queer voices

camp morning wood: campy fun in all the ways

camp morning wood: campy fun in all the ways

Camp Morning Wood opened tonight at Playwrights Horizons, just a couple of doors down from Theatre Row, home of Naked Boys Singing! which is fairly apt. Though it’s a musical that promotes a gratuitous level of nudity, rather than the vaudeville-esque...

hillary and clinton: both, but not as lively

hillary and clinton: both, but not as lively

There was much anticipation as I awaited Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow’s performance in Lucas Hnath’s Hillary and Clinton. With as much fantastic material to work from as they had available to them, it was sure to be a poignant, illuminating play, right? read more...

the prom: broadway’s saccharine yet entertaining coming out

the prom: broadway’s saccharine yet entertaining coming out

The Prom may be a little cheesy and a little overly saccharine, but it entertains at a level that successfully pulls together a Golden Age musical and contemporary meta camp. Heavily reliant on casting to make everything work, Beth Leavel (playing Dee...

l’omofobia festiva fa male

l’omofobia festiva fa male

Dopo essere sopravvissuti al Giorno del Ringraziamento, ci prepariamo a un altro round di festeggiamenti ed entusiasmi. In periodi come questo ci dimentichiamo delle difficoltà che vivono tante persone LGBTQIA +. Sfortunatamente, la discriminazione è ancora dilagante,...

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