Flashback Friday : Rufus Wainwright’s Opera HADRIAN from 2018

Posted on Categories queermatterLabels , , , ,

  On October 13, 2018, the Canadian Opera Company presented the highly anticipated world premiere of Hadrian by composer Rufus Wainwright and librettist Daniel MacIvor. The opera recounts the epic love story of Roman Emperor Hadrian and his young lover, Antinous. Erased by history, their story is reclaimed for the 21st century by its creators in a … Continue reading

Happy Days Are Here Again : Happy 100th Birthday Judy Garland

Posted on Categories queermatterLabels , , , , ,

  Nothing says PRIDE MONTH better than listening to Rufus Wainwright and Kristin Chenoweth belt out HAPPY DAYS ARE HERE AGAIN,  It’s a track from Wainwright’s new album Rufus at Capitol Studios that he recorded to celebrate MIss Garlands 100th Birthday this month. For more details of the album  and Wainwright’s tour check out https://queerguru.com/rufus-wainwright-and-guests-celebrate-judy-garlands-100th-birthday/ … Continue reading

New Music for Bears …… by Bears

Posted on Categories queermatterLabels , , , ,

  If you have been following QUEERGURU closely recently, you will know that this is PTown’s annual Bear Week. It’s one of the largest, busiest theme weeks in Provincetown, attracting tens of thousands of men and hosting dozens of parties and shows. It is also one of the friendliest crowds to invade the town that even people … Continue reading

Rufus Wainwright (and Guests) celebrate Judy Garland’s 100th Birthday

Posted on Categories queermatterLabels , , , , , ,

    This year marks the 100th Birthday of Judy Garland and who better to celebrate it than Rufus Wainwright.   Back in 2006 the singer/songwriter recreated Garland’s April 23, 1961, concert, often considered “the greatest night in show business history”. Garland’s 1961 double album, Judy at Carnegie Hall, a comeback performance with more than 25 … Continue reading

Follow queerguru

Search This Blog

View queermatter By: