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Orpheum Announces 2016 Movie Series

April 26, 2016 - articles

On Thursday, April 21st the Orpheum Theatre formally announced its highly anticipated 2016 Summer Movie Series. Presented in part by Orion Federal Credit Union for a fifth year, the series will run fromJune 2 to August 26. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 6th at 10:00…

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A Year of Mercy. Catholic Ministry with Gay and Lesbian Persons

April 26, 2016 - articles

retreat welcomes all: young, old, gay, straight, all faiths

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HBO Launches ‘Get Suited’ Contest for LGBT Youth

April 20, 2016 - articles

Yesterday, HBO launched a contest in partnership with Bindle & Keep, the Brooklyn-based and LGBTQ-focused tailor whose clients are the subject of the upcoming HBO documentary SUITED. LGBTQ youth (13-24 years old) can visit www.GetSuitedHBO.com and enter-to-win a custom-made suit from Bindle & Keep, an all-expense paid trip to New York,…

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Jay Etkin Gallery Presents “Spotlight Series” May 6

April 19, 2016 - articles

“SPOTLIGHT SERIES I”   Recent Paintings by Ray Vunk and Barry Buxbaum plus VUNKBAUM: a Collaborative Work   “SPOTLIGHT SERIES II”   Recent Paintings by Maggie Russell   RECEPTION: Friday, May 6 from 6 to 9 PM   942 South Cooper St. Memphis, TN 38104 Info: 901-550-0064…

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Memphis College of Art Presents Hueman: MFA Thesis Exhibition

April 19, 2016 - articles

Memphis College of Art presents Hueman, the 2016 Spring MFA Thesis Exhibition, on view April 18–May 7 in the Hyde Gallery of the Nesin Graduate School, 477 S. Main St. A reception will take place Friday, April 29 from 6–9 p.m. Hueman features a variety…

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Memphis College of Art Announces Visiting Artist Sally Mann Book Reading & Signing

April 19, 2016 - articles

Memphis College of Art announces Visiting Artist Sally Mann, internationally acclaimed photographer and New York Times bestselling author, for a book reading and signing event on Monday, May 9 from 7–9 p.m. in Rust Hall, 1930 Poplar Ave., Overton Park. Mann will read excerpts from…

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Six Time Tony Award Nominated Bullets Over Broadway To Play Orpheum Theater In May

April 19, 2016 - articles

The national tour of the new musical comedy BULLETS OVER BROADWAY, written by Woody Allen and based on the screenplay by Allen and Douglas McGrath (Beautiful) for the 1994 film, will play in Memphis beginning Monday, May 16 and running through Sunday, May 22.  …

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Play ball! The History of Gay Softball in Memphis

April 15, 2016 - articles

By Mark Benton   Gay softball in Memphis began when a group of men watching the 1993 Super Bowl at a local watering hole turned from cheering for the game to a discussion about putting together a gay softball team. Within one month they created…

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Stage Door Productions Announces Upcoming Production of Fiddler on the Roof

April 12, 2016 - articles

Stage Door Productions is proud to present Fiddler on the Roof and Pay What You Can performance Stage Door Productions truly believes that the arts should be accessible to all. Thanks to the community support of that mission we are able to continue our full Pay What You Can performances…

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Memphis Comes to Playhouse on the Square May 6 – 29

April 12, 2016 - articles

Inspired by actual events, Memphis centers around a white disc jokey, Huey, who wants to change the world, and black club singer, Felicia, who is ready for her big break. Their incredible story takes them to the ends of the airwaves and on a journey filled with…

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