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Dina Martina heads back to Fire Island with “high-steppin’ routines and softcore jazz.”
In an excerpt from his newest ’zine, 'Door Girls', writer and performer Max Steele confronts one of New York nightlife’s gatekeepers.
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Plan your summer with our handy city guide.
A sneak peak at Pride in New York.
Rooftop parties are all the rage, so here’s the lowdown on this summer’s new and returning rooftop ragers. Stock up on sunblock and make your way to these fabulous open-air bashes.
Daniel Nardicio is ready for a sleazy summer on Fire Island.
Justin Luke on his P-Town summer plans.
What to do this summer on Fire Island and in Atlantic City, P-Town, Vegas, and more.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Saturday, May 23

For full coverage of Memorial Day Weekend, check out our Roundup, Barbacue Sauced.


WTF is Eurovision

Tandem, 236 Troutman St (btwn Knickerbocker/Wilson Aves), Bushwick, Join Cybil War to watch Europe’s campy music competition, Eurovision. Tandem regulars Mary Jo Camel Toe and Lady Simon will help her out with performances. 2pm–7pm; free.

The Vaudevillians: Bringing up Baby T

he Laurie Beechman Theatre, 407 W 42nd St (btwn Ninth/Tenth Aves), Jinx Monsoon and Major Scales return with this follow-up to their smash cabaret comedy. 7pm; $25 general admision/$50 VIP (plus $20 food/drink minimum).

Size Queen Saturdays

Mr. Biggs, 596 10th Ave (btwn 43rd/44th Sts), Lexi Thomas hosts Shawn Mazur’s weekly sausage fest. The drinks are priced to get you wasted, with $8 Stoli and Absolut cocktails and $5 Café Patron shots. Steamy beats from guest DJs will have you glued to the dance floor. 10pm; free.

Staches and Lashes

Branded Saloon, 603 Vanderbilt Ave (@ Bergen St), Gender-bending performance group Switch N’ Play’s monthly night of drag returns with guest performances by Sweet Lorraine, Genie Adagio, Zoe Ziegfeld, and Candy Apple. 9pm; $7.


Lovegun, 617 Grand St (btwn Lorimer/Leonard Sts), Williamsburg, 718-388-3411. A Bearded Boy—who has delighted the Internet with his love of shoving things up his bum and taking photos of it—performs at the New York debut of DJ Scooter McCreight’s popular Toronto party. 10pm–3am; $5.

Holy Mountain

Slake, 251 W 30th St (btwn Seventh/Eighth Aves), Ladyfag’s multi-floor, multi-room rager is a trippy sci-fi sailor maze this month, with special guests Karin and Dgeral of The Knife and Fever Ray. 11pm; $10 before midnight/$15 general admission.

Viva Saturdays

Stage 48, 605 W 48th St (btwn 11th/12th Aves), DJ Paulo spins the Memorial Day edition of Ric Sena, John Blair, and Beto Sutter’s weekly circuit bash. 11pm; $20–$25.

Saturday, May 23, 2015