Archive for the ‘In Memoriam’ Category

Posted by on Jul 17th, 2014

One of the greats of American theater, Elaine Stritch, is dead at age 89. Ms Stritch passed away at her »

Posted by on May 1st, 2014

The Seattle Repertory Theatre and the entire Seattle theater community are in mourning today over the overnight passing of The »

Posted by on Apr 28th, 2014

Eladio Preciado, a partner at Julia’s on Broadway and their Vegas style drag show “LeFaux” has released a Facebook invite »

Posted by on Apr 28th, 2014

Seattle’s gay social media scene blew up Sunday, April 27 as the news spread that local performer Kiki Sanchez aka »

Posted by on Jul 13th, 2013

Cory Monteith, the actor who played the adorably awkward Finn Hudson in GLEE died today at age 31, at a »

Posted by on Jun 19th, 2013

Social networks and the news are reporting the death of Sopranos star James Gandolfini, apparently as a result of a »

Posted by on May 18th, 2013

Frankly, I’d never heard of him but I have a hard enough time keeping up with American porn stars…but, I »

Posted by on May 13th, 2013

World Telegram photo by Phyllis Twacht – Courtesy of the Library of Congress If you’re under 30, she may only »

Posted by on Apr 8th, 2013

She was the most iconic of Mouseketeers …sorry, Christina, Justin, Britney and Ryan. Actress/singer Annette Funicello has passed away at »

Posted by on Apr 4th, 2013

Sad news to report. Pulitzer Prize winning film critic for the Chicago Sun-Times, Roger Ebert, known internationally as the co-host »

Posted by on Mar 20th, 2013

He wasn’t gay, but a generation of gay men grew up watching porn legend Harry Reems. To modern eyes, he’s »

Posted by on Feb 5th, 2013

Sad news to report. Gay porn superstar Arpad Miklos took his own life this past Sunday. The Hungarian born performer, »

Posted by on Nov 20th, 2012

Maybe it’s appropriate that it’s wet and gray today…it’s the 14th International Transgender Day of Remembrance and the somberness of »

Posted by on Aug 24th, 2012

Sad news for fans of the Muppets: the man best known as “Sesame Street’s” The Count, Muppeteer Jerry Nelson passed »

Posted by on Aug 10th, 2012

David Rakoff has died. The New York Times is describing him as a writer with a “singular style, which combined »

Posted by on Aug 1st, 2012

Whenever I have a conversation with anyone about queer literary canon, I begin with Gore Vidal. His ballsy, unapologetic sensibility »

Posted by on Jul 27th, 2012

We just received this Facebook invite from Arden Turnbull of Sinfinite Productions about the second public event to honor Scott »

Posted by on Jul 25th, 2012

The death of Scott Kalina this past weekend shocked Capitol Hill and Seattle’s LGBTQ community. To remember Scott and ¬†honor »

Posted by on Jul 23rd, 2012

If you see friends or neighbors or co-workers looking glum tomorrow and you know they grew up in Seattle from »

Posted by on Jul 22nd, 2012

Scott Kalina, a popular and well-loved member of Seattle’s LGBTQ community and Capitol Hill, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2012. »

Posted by on Jul 17th, 2012

If you don’t know who Kitty Wells is, you aren’t alone. She’s a nearly forgotten voice in country music, but »

Posted by on Jul 15th, 2012

Iconic film/television/stage actress Celeste Holm has passed away at the age of 95. The Oscar winning actress is best known »

Posted by on Jul 9th, 2012

With a career that spanned six decades, Ernest Borgnine played everything from sweet to sadistic, with the look and charm »

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