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'Hillcrest Hot List,' popular people, places and things in local summer entertainment 2016

Kesha will perform at San Diego Pride weekend 2016.

Hillcrest Hot List

The summer is almost here and as things (hopefully) start to heat up so too does the local entertainment.

SDGLN has compiled the people who are most likely to make your summer more entertaining in music, movies and all things pop culture in the biggest LGBT sector of San Diego, Hillcrest.

Theater Review: “Amadeus”

The cast of South Coast Repertory’s 2016 production of Amadeus by Peter Shaffer.

Don’t believe everything you hear in Peter Shaffer’s “Amadeus.” Just enjoy what you see for the terrific story it is.

“Amadeus” is Shaffer’s 1979 fictionalization of Mozart’s last ten years. Child prodigy Mozart (Asher Grodman), now 25, had journeyed from his home in Salzburg to the musical bigtime in Vienna, where he hoped to find backers and write (more) brilliant music.

Theater Review: "The Boy Who Danced On Air"

Troy Iwata (Paiman)

“If you decide the traditions are nothing, then you have nothing. You are only dancing on air.” - Jahandar

Afghanistan has strict laws about sexual behavior – and a practice called Bacha Bazi (“boy play”), in which poverty-stricken parents sell their boys as young as nine to wealthy, often married men who teach them to dance (dressed as women).

Lights, Glamera, Action! The San Diego Divas family

Chi Chi DeVayne, Vanity Jones, Jazmyn Simone-Échelon, Paris Sukomi Max, Coco Chanel, Kickxy Vixen-Styles

A drag artist has to work hard for her money, any or all of them will tell you that.

Meet the ladies of San Diego Divas: Coco Chanel, Kickxy Vixen-Styles, and Vanity Jones. These girls take their love of many over their love of money. Although they say both are important, they appreciate them at different times.

Theater Review: "Our Lady Of Kibeho"

Monya, Johnson, Hayes, Johnston, Hunter, Franklin, Dodson

The horrific ethnic genocide in mid-1990s Rwanda left some one million Tutsis dead at the hands of the then-ruling Hutus.

San Diego's 18th Annual LGBT Film Festival trailer has arrived

The FilmOut 18th Annual LGBT Film Festival trailer is here.

The FilmOut 18th Annual LGBT Film Festival has released its 2016 trailer and you’re not going to want to miss any of the movies and shorts presented this year.

Ever-provocative and certainly at the cutting edge of hand-picked diverse cinema, San Diego’s LGBT Film Festival always brings the best in entertainment to America’s Finest City.

How Goldie Hawn in 'Overboard' is much like Miranda Priestly in 'Prada'

Goldie Hawn in "Overboard."

Goldie Hawn’s character Joanna in “Overboard” probably couldn’t run an international fashion magazine such as Miranda’s Priestly’s Runway in “The Devil Wears Prada,” but there are some aspects to her pre-amnesia personality that would have given Miranda a run for her money.