Mary Stuart

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
The Philadelphia Artists’ Collective stages Friedrich Schiller’s fictionalized history "Mary Stuart."

Full Bunny Contact

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
Easter hops into town and drops its basket at the Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center with "Full Bunny Contact," a hilarious Easter-themed weekend-long festival with a decidedly twisted and whimsical take on the traditional spring fair.

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion tore it up at San José’s small box Blank Club on Tax Day touring in support of their first studio album in eight years, the 12-track "Meat and Bone."

Playbill to Celebrate Gay Pride

By Robert Nesti | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
Playbill iconic yellow and black logo seen in programs both in New York and around the United States gets a new look, at least for the month of June.

Pat Robertson: It’s OK for Christians to Be Friends With Artsy Gays

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
Good news! According to televangelist Pat Robertson, although gays are bound to end up spending an eternity in hell, if you’re a faithful Christian who happens to be friend with one, you won’t incur the wrath of the almighty.

Cyber-Consciousness Raising with Johnny Depp

By Robert Nesti | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
Johnny Depp loves playing divergent characters; but his role in "Transcendence" may be his biggest challenge yet. EDGE spoke to Depp about playing the man whose body dies but mind lives on in a computer.

Miss Universe Named Madrina of Latino Commission on AIDS

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
During a special ceremony at Macy’s Herald Square on April 16, Miss Universe 2013 Gabriela Isler was named the new Madrina of the Latino Commission on AIDS, to welcome her as an international spokesperson to help deliver their message of HIV prevention.

Romanian Millionaire Priest Running for Euro Parliament on Anti-Gay Platform

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
Iulian Capsali, a former U.S. lawyer turned Romanian Orthodox priest worn €1.6 m has gathered over 120,000 signatures to be registered as an independent candidate for a Member of European Parliament to represent "traditional family values."

No Refugee Status for Gay Ugandans, Says Namibia

By Bobby McGuire | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
Namibia’s Commissioner for Refugees Nkrumah Mushelenga said that gay and lesbian Ugandans will never be granted refugee status in his country.

Transcendence

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Thursday Apr 17, 2014
"Transcendence" attempts to be a sci-fi thriller and an essay on the limits of technology; but fails on both counts.