Entertainment

Slick tricks 'Chick-fil-A' into supporting LGBT rights with ad song

Sixties singer and songwriter Grace Slick was indeed slick when she allowed anti-LGBT eatery Chick-fil-A to use her song from the 1985 movie Mannequin, “Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now,” during commercials on the Grammy Awards broadcast earlier this month.

The humorous commercial followed a herd of cows as they implored people via virtual reality goggles to “Eat Mor Chikin.”

EXCLUSIVE: James Franco's 'true’ ex-gay movie NOT true

James Franco and Zachary Quinto in "I am Michael."

Hollywood trailers for the currently-screening "I Am Michael" movie declare it's the true story of a gay activist who became a heterosexual evangelical pastor, but in fact the man the movie is based on is no longer evangelical or a pastor. And his sexuality is ambiguous by his own descriptions.

Parody site creates world where Clinton won

This news site turns reality on it head.

Satirical and irreverent, a new fake news comedy website has popped up on the internet created in world where Hillary Clinton won the election. 

Skylar Grey to perform live at "Euphoria" on Feb. 25

Skylar Grey has worked with some of the best in the music business. She will perform live on stage for "Euphoria" at Rich's Nightclub on Feb. 25.

February is the month of love and Hillcrest is giving it more happiness as SDPIX presents “Euphoria” at Rich’s Nightclub on Saturday, February 25.

Those of you who have experienced this night of music and energy know it is one of the most anticipated circuit parties in Hillcrest.

Theater Review: "9 to 5: The Musical"

Ever have a misogynist, lecherous jerk of a boss that made you fantasize about inflicting a slow, painful (or at least humiliating) death on him?

The trio of hard-working ladies in “9 to 5: The Musical” have one of those bosses, and they’re here to take charge of him and the office through Feb. 26 in San Diego Musical Theatre’s 10th season opener.

Theater Review: "Picasso At The Lapin Agile"

From left - Philippe Bowgen as Pablo Picasso and Justin Long as Albert Einstein

Did Picasso and Einstein ever meet in a bar? Probably not, but that conjecture is the setup for Steve Martin’s “Picasso At The Lapin Agile,” playing through March 12 at The Old Globe. Barry Edelstein directs. But instead of a joke, the play becomes an extended riff on art, science, marketing and sex.

Theater Review: “Eurydice”

Oceanside Theatre Company presents Ruhl’s “Eurydice” through Feb. 26 at the Brooks Theater.

You know this is New Mythology when you see Eurydice taking a rainy elevator down to the Underworld.

Playwright Sarah Ruhl, despite her sound-alike name, believes in breaking them.

Tantrums and Tiaras 2017 contestant profile: Nick Criscione of Uptown Tavern

(Editor's note: "Tantrums and Tiaras: Battle of the Bar Queens 2017" returns on Sunday, Feb. 19 at Observatory North Park. The show is an over-the-top drag competition where representatives from some of the community’s bars with little or no drag experience compete for the crown. The event benefits the programs of The San Diego LGBT Community Center.