Saturday, October 31, 2020

Tag: Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence

Fall Arts Preview: 37 cool things to do this season

FALL ARTS PREVIEW Let's keep this short because there's a lot to do and see, obviously! Proclamations of the SF arts scene's demise—despite the continued hounding of artists and...

Arts Forecast: White Night rally marks SF’s legacy of insurrection

ARTS FORECAST It was a bitter pill for the Castro the day Supervisor Harvey Milk and George Moscone were gunned down in City Hall in 1979. Making the ordeal even...

Queering Psychedelics conference aims to expand definitions, minds

Psychedelics are having a moment that's turning into a movement. Shrooms are being decriminalized. MDMA is being (re)approved for post-traumatic stress therapy. Ketamine is being investigated as a viable...

What is Bay Area drag? Oaklash Festival has some wild ideas

"Television is not nor has it ever been the ultimate form of drag," Oaklash Drag Festival co-founder and performer and East Bay-based drag queen Mama Celeste, a.k.a. Greg Tartaglione,...

Arts Forecast: Bye, bye, Babylon…

ARTS FORECAST San Francisco, your Golden Gates are closing, it sometimes feels like—especially with the announcement that, after 45 years of high spirits and higher hats, Beach Blanket Babylon will...

An open letter to Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg

Dear Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg, I'm sorry we didn't see you and your children in Dolores Park for the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence 40th Anniversary Easter. We stopped by your...

Arts Forecast: Easter with the Sisters returns to Dolores Park, more

ARTS FORECAST Everybody loves a Hunky Jesus, a Foxy Mary, a too-cute Easter egg hunt, and of course the most elaborate bonnet competition this side of an Atlanta baptist church....

A window on the latest leather looks for Folsom

Like Macy's holiday windows, Tom and Jerry's giant Christmas toy house, or the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence's humongous Easter hats, you know an only-in-San Francisco celebration is just around the...

Party Radar: Who’s the bestest of them all?

PARTY RADAR Who's the Best DJ? Best Nightlife Venue? Best Dance Party? Best Drag Queen of King? best Late-Night Dancing? Best fucking Burrito? Yes, yes, it's all a popularity contest—which...

Party Radar: Loved Up + Unafraid

PARTY RADAR This one's on the fly, I'm afraid, as I'm headed out to DJ a giant queer Appalachian techno campout that climaxes with Bezier and Josh from Dark...