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I Won’t Calm Down: Taylor Swift, Kellyanne Conway and the VMAs
Don't tell me that I "need to calm down," Taylor. Oh, and please, Kellyanne, don't sing.
Deep In Vogue: Ryan Murphy’s Groundbreaking, Retro ‘Pose’
A powerful reminder of how far the LGBTQ+ community has traversed since the late 1980s.
Is the Humor of Barry Humphries Out of Time?
The days of performing witless, morally objectionable material under the guise of being "in character" are over.
On Broadway, ‘Straight White Men’ Is Somewhat Bent Over
Young Jean Lee isn't necessarily crafting drama about what she knows so much as depending on others for what they know.
Ezra, Henry and a Refuge From Adulthood in ‘Log Cabin’
Gender identity used as a storytelling tool, not as the point of the play.
‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Ruined Drag
Drag is, "Drag Race" notwithstanding, about knowing who you are, what society thinks of that and making humor, beauty and art from the mess of it.
Why I Won’t Write a TV “Best of” List for 2016
A fever-inspired, incomplete and biased list of the year's highs and lows in television.
A Trans Conversation for Christmas
A new tradition in Christmas plays: Santa and the trans community.
How Do Audiences Respond to Young Transgender Characters?
Aline Lathrop's "Merchild' presents an academic family grappling with their child's gender identity.
Singing the Same-Sex Wedding Bell Blues
Will the "white men's club" now throw the rest of us under the limo?
Five More Women Doing Amazing Things
Hats off to these marvelous women. We could all learn a thing or two from them.
Is Eve Ensler’s ‘The Vagina Monologues’ Transphobic?
A Mount Holyoke theater group discontinues play because they say it offers a narrow view of gender, race and class.
Taylor Mac’s “Lily’s Revenge”: A Flowery Adventure in Five-Part Harmony
Going to the theater is about practicing your emotions. You do it so when something like 9/11 happens, you don't act irresponsibly.