Theater

Throw Two More Docs on the LGBTQ Barbie

In a year already filled with captivating documentaries about fascinating real-life subjects (Ruth Bader Ginsburg in “RBG,” Mr. Rogers in “Won’t You be My Neighbor, Whitney Houston in “Whitney,” Grace Jones in ...

“Hearts Beat Loud” misses the plot in the best way

With only a handful of feature films behind him, Brett Haley has become a director known for his warmth and compassion toward his characters. His new “Hearts Beat Loud” – complete with a terrific lesbian relati...

Slam Into Poetry

Spoken word has become an integral part of poetry as an art form, with slam competitions dominating the scene. From small, local coffee shops to international events, its ability to resonate has rendered it a v...

Inside the Deep, Forbidden World of Todrick Hall

J. Matthew Cobb When Todrick Hall made his splash on season nine of “American Idol,” he assailed the boring status quo by forcing ballsy renditions of pop favorites into the mix. He admits it wasn’t enou...

Drag queen beauty queen to preen at Atlanta film scene

“Miss Richfield 1981, ‘Born Again,’" a drag performance by Russ King, will arrive in Atlanta on April 19, after two years away. King is presenting a whole new show, as a part of the upcoming Atlanta Film Festiv...