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Becks

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  A rather compelling Tony Award Winner Lena Hall in her first starring role in a movie, makes this rather cute musical a much more entertaining experience than one may have otherwise expected from what is a somewhat very predictable drama.  Hall plays Becks an aspiring musician who packs up her life in New York … Continue reading




Best Worst Thing That Ever Happened

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  In 1979 composer Stephen Sondheim’s legendary partnership with director Hal Prince was on a real role.  The two had very successfully collaborated on the Broadway productions of Company , Follies ,A Little Night Music, Pacific Overtures  and now Sweeney Todd which won them a total of 8 Tony Awards.  Empowered by this success Sondheim, … Continue reading



Cupcakes

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The Eurovision Song Contest,which is the epitome of the true meaning of ‘eurotrash’, really owes its continuing success to the thousands of gay men throughout the world who slavish watch the  Broadcast every year with such glee. There are few programs on television these days that are camper than this outdated competition that seeks to … Continue reading



Everybody’s Talking About Jaime : the film of the hit queer stage musical

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  It’s almost impossible to talk about the glorious uplifting stage musical Everybody’s Talking About Jaime without thinking that the show is like Billy Elliot being grown up and gay .  Steeped in very similar references, it is the story of a boy living in blue collar Northern England who against all odds just wants … Continue reading



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