Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Twelve of Our Favorite June Events That Aren’t Festivals or Parades

Prizm News / June 4, 2018 / By Bob Vitale   A literal reading from drag queens, a tribute to Marsha P. Johnson, sports, cocktails and Jim Obergefell make Pride month pop.   By Bob Vitale   It's not all flag capes and glitter this...

Pride Music

PRIZM News / June 1, 2018 / By Brad Henry Two mixes to brighten you pride month.  A 2018 mix of new summer dance jams and a mix of classic dance anthems to celebrate the LGBTQ communities. 2018 Mix Big Gay Dance...

A Conversation With Adam Rippon, America’s G.B.F.

PRIZM News / June 1, 2018 / By Chris Azzopardi Everyone's favorite out skater on finding his gay power, sex-inspired costumes and his post-Olympics clapback for Tinder ghosters. “Yes, this is an interview,” a schoolgirl-giggly Adam Rippon deadpans to fellow figure...

June Fashion 2018

PRIZM News / June 1, 2018 /Staley Jophiel Munroe

One of Us: Evans Mirageas

PRIZM News / April 1, 2018 / By Bob Vitale Evans Mirageas Artistic Director, Cincinnati Opera Home: Cincinnati Identifies As: Gay Pronouns: He/Him/His Evans Mirageas’ career in the arts has taken him to Boston, Atlanta, Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, London, Cologne and elsewhere. He was named...

Our Stars Are Out This Summer Across Ohio

Prizm News / June 1, 2018 / By Erin McCalla From the Indigo Girls to Janelle Monae, Boy George to Sam Smith, 2018 offers a summer of song. By Erin McCalla After a long, desolate winter, there's nothing like drinking a cold...

Where’s Nina West? Having Foot Surgery or Taping ‘Drag Race’?

Prizm News / May 30, 2018 / By Bob Vitale     She's been off social media and absent from recent gigs. Columbus fans and drag pundits think she's competing in Season 11.   By Bob Vitale Nina West is off having foot surgery.   Translated into gayspeak, that...

Grå Måthair – ‘A Mother’s Love’

Prizm News / May 17, 2018 / By Staley Jophiel Munroe   A collaborative art-reflection piece on the magical bond of chosen-family nurture roles sustaining LGBTQ folk.   Commentary by Staley Jophiel Munro (Artist's Note: With the Gaelic narrative in my ancestry and name,...

Queerly Digital: ‘Battle of the Sexes’ Recreates Billie Jean King’s Other Battle

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o5ykcuAS1F4   The tennis legend fought Bobby Riggs on the court and struggled with the times off of it.   Battle Of The Sexes (2017) Directors: Valerie Faris & Jonathan Dayton 121 minutes Decibel Films   By David-Elijah Nahmod  Though parts of "Battle of the Sexes" are humorous, the recent sports biopic tells a very serious tale:...

Hayley Kiyoko: Our Lesbian Lady Liberty

Prizm News / May 14, 2018 / By Chris Azzopardi The 27-year-old trailblazing singer talks life, liberty and the pursuit of unabashed queer pop.   By Chris Azzopardi Even lesbian Jesuses get swept up by the grandeur of the Statue of Liberty.   “I’ve never...