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Florida Rum now available at Ontario LCBO just in time for summer

posted Saturday, June 24, 2017

by: in Entertaining, Toronto

Pride and summer are finally here, and that means cocktails! There’s plenty to choose from at the adult candy store (LCBO), but for those looking for something different the NOXX&DUNN Rum Company have brought a smooth, flavourful all-natural Florida elixir north of the border to Ontario imbiders. This modern American Spirit is crafted in a timeless […]

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PRISM’S REVIVAL: Expect A Spectacle – June 25, 2017

posted Friday, June 23, 2017

by: in Celebrity, Clubs, Comedy, Drag, Events, Featured Events, Music, New York City, Pride, Queer, Toronto

With club goers seeking out smaller, more intimate venues to party, the PRISM Festival is a testament to Gairy Brown’s strength as a promoter. This long-standing line-up of events includes PEEP SHOW, AQUA, BOOTCAMP, RESIST and the infamous afterparty, REVIVAL where you can witness Toronto’s legendary Sofonda Cox’s jaw-dropping performaces. According to Sofonda, “Expect a […]

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Wild Women (Don’t Get The Blues) – June 24th, 2017 (Toronto)

posted Friday, June 23, 2017

by: in Activism, Art, Celebrity, Comedy, Events, Featured Events, Lesbian, Music, Pride, Queer, Toronto

To celebrate the glorious trifecta of Pride, Canada 150 and summer 2017, Lorraine Segato and Colleen Allen bring their acclaimed and wildly popular cabaret series Wild Women (Don’t Get The Blues) to Toronto’s Regent Park on Saturday, June 24. With the music of ace Canadian performers complemented by food creations courtesy rogue Chef Greg Couillard, […]

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Alterna-Queer at Pride Toronto – June 23, 2017

posted Wednesday, June 21, 2017

by: in Events, Featured Events, Lesbian, Outdoors, Queer, Toronto, Trans

Take a break from the mainstream. Alterna-Queer is back. After several years of programming at the hidden oasis of Alexander Parkette, outside Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, then a couple of failed attempts at programming on larger stages, AQ is back once again on a smaller scale at the TD Village Stage. Think beyond boxes […]

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Preview of Buddies 2017/18 Season

posted Wednesday, June 21, 2017

by: in Activism, Art, Clubs, Comedy, Drag, Events, Featured Events, Lesbian, Music, Pride, Queer, Theatre, Toronto

Artistic Director Evalyn Parry has announced an exciting line-up for Buddies in Bad Times Theatre’s 2017/18 season. The season presents a series of engaging, timely productions that grapple with questions of race, indigeneity, sex, queerphobia, religion, and climate change. It includes a new multidisciplinary work co-created by Parry, a national tour of the 2016 hit Black Boys, and the premiere of […]

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Toronto FC Pride Night – June 23, 2017

posted Wednesday, June 21, 2017

by: in Events, Featured Events, Outdoors, Pride, Sports, Toronto

Toronto FC are having the club’s first ever Pride Night at BMO Field, as the team host the New England Revolution on Friday, June 23 at 8 pm. The night will feature pre-match festivities with Pride All for One flags leading the teams out onto the pitch, as well as a Pride flag in the south end will […]

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LGBT Shorts Film Festival – June 22, 2017 (Toronto)

posted Monday, June 19, 2017

by: in Activism, Events, Featured Events, Film, Lesbian, Pride, Queer, Toronto, Trans

The FEEDBACK Monthly Film Festival is back for 2017. Continuing to showcase the best of short films from around the world, while maintaining our audience feedback format moderated by Kierston Drier. Showcasing a festival twice a month in Toronto in 2017. This month is the Best of LGBT Toronto Short Films, happening June 22nd at the […]

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Elvira Kurt causes Homosexual Panic?

posted Sunday, June 18, 2017

by: in Uncategorized

Some of My Most Favourite People is Elvira Kurt. I remember how hard I laughed years ago first time I heard her shtick about her mother, and her not accepting of her gayness. I was lucky since then to have her write a piece for the first incarnation of PinkPlayMags, we interviewed her for different […]

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Trans Pride: A Display of Solidarity Like Never Before

posted Friday, June 16, 2017

by: in Celebrity, Clubs, Comedy, Drag, Events, Featured Events, Music, New York City, Pride, Queer, Toronto

With B-C16 having passed into full legislation on June 15th, 2017, adding gender identity or expression to the Canadian Human Rights Act, this year’s Trans Pride events in Toronto will make for more reason for everyone to celebrate. This year’s Grand Marshal is Maybella, who is Pottawtomi Ojbway and identifies as two-spirit. Maybella serves the community in many capacities, including […]

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Kendall Partington is set to launch his debut album!

posted Friday, June 16, 2017

by: in Uncategorized

Kendall Partington is one of my most favourite entertainers in the community. I have dropped by a many Village establishment over the years, just to relax with a drink while Kendall got on the keyboard, and even joined in with other patrons in singing along. So, when Kendall told me that he is gearing to […]

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