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Donalevan Maines is a regular contributor to OutSmart Magazine.
Arts & Entertainment

Bisexual Dancer Honey Moonpie Shakes Up Bayou City Burlesque Festival

Bisexual Houston dancer Honey Moonpie shakes up Bayou City Burlesque & Circus Arts Festival.

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Arts & Entertainment

Will Davis Becomes the Alley Theatre’s First Transgender Director

The Alley Theatre’s first trans director, Will Davis, previews The Carpenter.

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Art

Queer Teen Jackson Neal Named Houston’s Youth Poet Laureate

19-year-old's work celebrates LGBTQ community.

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Arts & Entertainment

Out Broadway Actor Eddie Korbich Previews ‘Beauty and the Beast’ at TUTS

Veteran performer, who portrays Maurice, reflects on coming out and raising a daughter with his husband.

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Arts & Entertainment

Keeping It Reel

‘The Flick’ goes behind the scenes—literally—to explore sexuality, race, and class.

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Arts & Entertainment

A Knight at the Opera

Iranian-American baritone Rameen Chaharbaghi finds a home in Houston.

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Arts & Entertainment

Honoring a Queen

Gay Houstonians launch charitable foundation in memory of Miss Universe 1995 Chelsi Smith.

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Arts & Entertainment

A Very MARY Christmas

Miss Gay Texas America stars in ‘A Drag Christmas Carol’ at the Obsidian Theater.

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Featured

‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Star to Headline Houston World AIDS Day Event

'Awareness is the only cure for ignorance,' he tells OutSmart.

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Arts & Entertainment

Gender-bending Dancer Darius Hickman to Reprise Viral TV Performance in Houston

'So You Think You Can Dance: Live' stops at Revention Music Center.

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