Gay San Francisco: The Latest

San Francisco, CA

On Inauguration Night, Dragon Theatre Raises Funds for Planned Parenthood

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Jan 19
On Friday, January 20, Dragon Productions Theatre Company will be producing a staged reading of "The Taming" with some help from some Bay Area artists.

Watch: Sherry Vine Takes on Trump with Revamp of Billy Joel's 'We Didn't Start The Fire'

| Jan 19
Sherry Vine Takes on Trump with Revamp of Billy Joel's "We Didn't Start The Fire." The Legendary Drag Queen Declares "Trump Is Not My President!"

Trump Arrives in Washington with a Wave and a Salute

| By Nancy Benac | Jan 19
Ready for his big moment, Donald Trump traded in his beloved private plane for a military jet Thursday and swooped into Washington for three days of inaugural festivities.

Nat'l. and Phila. LGBTQ Leaders Call on Senators to Reject Sessions' AG Nomination

| Jan 19
National, state, and local civil rights leaders and LGBTQ advocates discussed the nomination of Jeff Sessions as U.S. Attorney General and lifted up the voices of local leaders calling on United States senators to oppose the Sessions' nomination.

UK Soap Star Wants Character to be Gay So He Can Kiss a Guy

| Jan 19
"I love guys!"

San Francisco, CA

On the Tab :: Jan. 19 - 26

| Jan 19
Favorite watering holes get wet for the urinauguration and protests. Get ready for the cartoon dictatorship with a stiff drink, a biting comedy show, or a relentless dervish on the dance floor.

Nancy Sinatra Shades Trump Over Use of Frank's 'My Way' for Ball

| Jan 19
Nancy Sinatra had the best response when asked how she felt that her father's signature song "My Way" would be used at the inaugural ball.

PopUps: Get Ready for a Lisa Frank Movie

| Jan 19
Hey 90s kids: Get ready for your gay little hearts to explode into confetti, rainbows and hippie aliens.

Gay Rep. Mark Pocan Girds for Trump

| By Matthew S. Bajko | Jan 19
This Friday when President-elect Donald Trump is taking his oath of office outside the Capitol in Washington, D.C., gay Congressman Mark Pocan (D-Wisconsin) will be volunteering at a food pantry in the city of Verona.

Chance the Rapper's Brother Comes Out as Bisexual

| Jan 19
The brother of musician Chance the Rapper took to Twitter Wednesday and came out as bisexual.

One More Day: Obama in His Final Hours in the White House

| By Josh Lederman | Jan 19
Eight tumultuous years at the helm of American power have come and gone, and for President Barack Obama, this is finally the end.


News

Even Before Taking Office, Trump Has Changed the Presidency

| By Lisa Lerer | Jan 19
Donald Trump enters the White House on Friday just as he entered the race for president: defiant, unfiltered, unbound by tradition and utterly confident in his chosen course.


Entertainment

San Francisco, CA

Early New Year Gallery Roundup

ART | By Sura Wood | Jan 15
It's officially winter, and baby, is it ever cold outside. But gallery-wise, the year is heating up what might otherwise be a dreary season. Throw on the parka and grab the umbrella, there are places to go and things to see.

Review :: Two for the Road

| By Jake Mulligan | Jan 19
The in-between state that "Two For the Road" occupies is not a failing. It's the film's greatest pleasure. To watch it is to see the past engage the present in conversation.


Business

New Prescription: Doctor Offices that Look Like Apple Stores

| By Michael Liedtke | Jan 19
After a relative suffered a heart attack a few years ago, Silicon Valley entrepreneur Adrian Aoun got an unsettling look at a health-care system that he diagnosed as an inefficient and outdated mess.


Technology

Home Security Tips: 5 Social Media Do's and Don'ts

| By Justine Lavelle | Jan 19
Are you in the process of planning your winter getaway? People can't wait to share their travel destinations and photos with their friends on social media. However, this is a critical time to step away from social media to protect your family and home.


Finance

Woodstock, VT, Fights to Save Its Charm, One Shutter At a Time

| By Wilson Ring | Dec 31
Some property owners are questioning the community's requirement, arguing that the regulations are enforced irregularly, and that some buildings look better without shutters.


Cars

Auto Show Concepts: Would You Build Them or Forget Them?

| By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jan 17
Car companies don't just show current models at auto shows. They also unveil prototypes that could be built in the future.


Style

Paris Fashion Week Kicks Off As Classical Fuses With Punk

| By Thomas Adamson | Jan 19
Subzero temperatures were an apt backdrop for fashionistas who arrived in Paris for the first day of warmly-wrapped fall/winter 2017 menswear fashion shows.


Travel

6 Reasons to Visit DC This Winter For a Capital 'Coolcation'

| By EDGE | Jan 19
This winter, select D.C. properties are inviting travelers, families and locals to spend their mid-winter break in our nation's capital.


Nightlife

San Francisco, CA

The 17th Annual Edwardian Ball to Honor Late Artist Edward Corey

LOCAL EVENTS | Jan 13
The annual Edwardian Ball will pay homage to macabre cult artist Edward Gorey. Tickets on sale now.

LGBT Activists Hold Dance Party Near Mike Pence's Home

| Jan 19
With glow sticks, hula hoops and rainbow flags, protesters took a dance party to the streets near the vice president-elect's temporary home to oppose his positions on LGBT issues.