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Gay, Latino 'Avenger' to get story arc in 2018

Marvel Comics announced they will be giving new life to an Avengers team member who also happens to be gay and Latino.

His birth name is Miguel Santos, but his alter ego is Living Lightning. His arc will appear in the “No Surrender” series which will hit newsstands in 2018.

Theater Review: “The Diary of Anne Frank”

“The Diary of Anne Frank” plays through December 17, 2017 at Moxie Theatre,

Anne Frank’s diary is arguably the best-known document of the World War II era. It’s been translated into some 60 languages and has perhaps contributed more toward the understanding of the human tragedy of the Holocaust than any other single piece.

Theater Review: “The Moors”

“The Moors” plays through December 10, 2017 at Diversionary Theatre, 4545 Park Boulevard, University Heights.

Those English moors of the Bronté sisters are probably still dark, foreboding and foggy, but in “The Moors,” playwright Jen Silverman gives us a play that’s more than that – a story that’s deeply macabre and disturbing, subversive and bizarre, but with grim humor and a modern viewpoint, all played out in a Victorian-era parlor complete with fireplace...and on those moors.

REVIEW: Streisand on Netflix is a masterfully bound modern songbook

Streisand commands the stage once again in “Barbra: The Music...The Mem’ries...The Magic!”

The only set piece other than the massive orchestra on stage for “Barbra: The Music...The Mem’ries...The Magic!” now showing on Netflix is a stool, a porcelain teapot, matching cup and a small vase filled with some unremarkable roses.  

Grindr now has trans and non-binary dating options

Dating app Grindr adds more customization profile options for its users.

Grindr has made more profile options available to their dating app this week.

The mobile meet-up service has traditionally been for gay or bi men seeking men, but the company now makes “woman,” “trans woman,” “non-binary,” “non-conforming,” and “queer” as options of interest.

New song from 'Frozen' universe by Idina Menzel released

“Olaf’s Frozen Adventure" contains a new song from Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Josh Gad and Jonathan Groff.

Although we have to wait two whole years before the next chapter in Disney’s Frozen universe. you can still keep up with sidekick snowman Olaf in the new featurette Olaf’s Frozen Adventure.

The 21-minute short appears before the Pixar’s Coco which opens tomorrow across the U.S. 

Danica Roem is Demi Lovato's red carpet date at AMAs

Demi Lovato brings trans lawmaker Danica Roem to the AMAs.

Demi Lovato brought a very special date with her to the American Music Award's red carpet last night. Her choice was the recently elected Virginia transgender lawmaker Danica Roem (D).

Roem beat out conservative and transphobe incumbent Bob Marshall (R) earlier this month,