Topics :: Boston

Double Reality :: Bringing Humanity to Life in ’Lebensraum’

By Michael Cox | Tuesday Apr 8, 2014
Director Jakop Ahlbom discusses his darkly comic homage to the silent film auteur Buster Keaton, "Lebensraum." In this surreal and dialogue-free play, two male inventors run into problems when they create a mechanical doll to help them keep house.

The Fortunate One: Fortune Feimster Plays Beantown

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Mar 26, 2014
Southern comedian Fortune Feimster made a big splash as a semi-finalist on "Last Comic Standing," and landed a gig as a writer/performer on the E! Network’s popular late-night show, "Chelsea Lately."

Fenway Women’s Health Screens "Audre Lorde - The Berlin Years"

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Mar 24, 2014
In honor of Women’s History Month, the LOCS Collective Inc. has partnered up with Fenway Women’s Health and Reel Sisters to screening "Audre Lorde - The Berlin Years 1984-1992" on March 29 in Boston.

Gay Pride Float Sneaks Into Boston’s St. Pat’s Parade

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Mar 17, 2014
It looks like LGBT people marched in Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade after all.

Mayor Skips Boston Parade Over Gay Participation

Sunday Mar 16, 2014
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh says he will not participate in the city’s annual St. Patrick’s Day parade because organizers are excluding gay groups.

Sam Adams Pulls Out of Boston St. Patrick’s Parade

Friday Mar 14, 2014
The maker of Sam Adams beer says it is withdrawing its sponsorship of Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day parade because organizers exclude gay groups.

Gay Veterans Won’t March in Boston Parade

Thursday Mar 13, 2014
A gay rights advocacy group says it is ending its efforts to get organizers of Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day parade to allow gay military veterans to march.

LGBTQs Still Barred From Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade

By David Perry | Tuesday Mar 11, 2014
Organizers of the South Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade face a growing political backlash for their refusal to let a group of 20 gay veterans participate as openly LGBTQ in the nation’s second largest Irish-themed march.

Boston Parade Organizers Bar Gay Group

Wednesday Mar 5, 2014
Boston’s mayor is hoping a deal can still be reached to allow a gay group to march in the city’s St. Patrick’s Day parade, even after organizers said they were deceived by a gay veterans group and ended negotiations.

Boston’s BRC Proclaims March as Bisexual Health Awareness Month

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Mar 5, 2014
Energized by the historic White House Roundtable on Bisexual Issues held in September 2013, the Bisexual Resource Center (BRC) proudly proclaims March as Bisexual Health Awareness Month.