Theater Review: "Freaky Friday"

Emma Hunton (left) and Heidi Blickenstaff in La Jolla Playhouse’s production of Disney’s "Freaky Friday,"

What kid hasn’t wished for adulthood – especially after being denied something by Mom? 

But be careful what you wish for. The exasperation of teenager Ellie’s “Mom!” wail turns to an anguished cry for “Mommy!” after the two exchange places for a chaotic day in “Freaky Friday,” playing through March 12 at La Jolla Playhouse.

Was Gaga sending a message through her Super Bowl song set?

Lady Gaga at Super Bowl LI Halftime show.

Lady Gaga literally took a leap of faith at the Super Bowl LI halftime show on Sunday.

Opening up her highly anticipated performance the outspoken pop icon sang “This Land is Your Land,” with a backdrop swarming with small drones choreographed to make images of the Pepsi logo and American flag.

'Mozart' star Sandro Isaack developing cartoon about a little girl with two dads

Sandro Isaack wants to make his LGBT children's book a network cartoon.

Although Hilary Clinton lost the election to Donald Trump last year, it's not going to stop one little girl from attaining her dream to becoming America’s first Madam President, at least that’s the premise behind one gay television star’s timely children’s book.

Theater Review: "Moby Dick"

The power—and the poetry—of Melville’s colossal novel is transformed into a masterwork for the stage.

Most 19th-century whalers went to sea for the money. Some – like Ishmael, Herman Melville’s narrator in his huge classic “Moby-Dick, or the Whale” – were in search of excitement.

Ishmael’s first surprise is his heavily tattooed, easygoing Polynesian bunkmate Queequeg, who reportedly “likes his meat raw...still screaming.”

Not be missed, 'Matilda the Musical' is brilliant!

"Matilda: the Musical" plays through Sunday, February 5, at the Civic Theatre. 

It’s always great when a musical you hadn't expected to move you does so on many levels. 

“Matilda the Musical” now playing for a short run at the Civic Theatre in San Diego did that for me, and it will do it for you as well. 

'Drag Race' stars roast each other in new show coming to Balboa Theatre

Drag Race stars go at each other in new special coming to Balboa Theatre.

There might be no better convergence of entertainment and comedy than a celebrity roast and when you add famous Ru Paul Drag Racers to the panel you know its going to be a hilarious night of non-stop insults all done in good fun.

'Drag Race' Season 9 contestants revealed

Valentina is just one of the 13 contestants in RuPaul's Drag Race" season 9.

 For those of you who are waiting with bated breath over who will compete in Ru Paul’s Drag Race season 9, you can stop wondering.

The Logo Network released  the list of competing queens on Thursday morning and they promise jaw-dropping moments and game twists from the very first episode.

Jim Winsor’s Out & About: Super Bowl Weekend in Hillcrest

Super Bowl 2016 at Flicks.

Super Bowl weekend is here!

This means Super Bowl parties, and the local gay clubs will have them aplenty this Sunday.

The game matches the New England Patriots against the Atlanta Falcons.

Here’s a roundup of some of the main places in Hillcrest you can go to hang out with friends and fellow fans, and catch the big game:

Theater Review: "Good People"

Heidi Bridges (Margie), Susan Clausen (Jean), Kathi Copeland (Dottie)

Remember that old shibboleth that anybody can succeed if they work hard enough? Tell that to Margaret (Heidi Bridges). Margie is about 50, undereducated and a cashier at the Dollar Store in the Southie projects of Boston, and she’s about to get fired for excessive tardiness.