Night of the Living Drag Hits Seattle on October 20th

Night of the Living Drag Hits Seattle on October 20th

This Halloween, the fabulous ghouls of RuPaul's Drag Race are touring North America in their most spooktakular event ever: Voss Events' 10th Anniversary Night of the Living Drag. The fierce night of fright will be hosted by queen of darkness Violet Cha

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[ICYMI] Seattle's Top Gay Doc Gives Us Straight Talk on COVID-19: A Q&A with Dr. Peter Shalit

[ICYMI] Seattle's Top Gay Doc Gives Us Straight Talk on COVID-19: A Q&A with Dr. Peter Shalit

As part of our salute to the frontline workers in the fight against COVID-19, Unite Seattle Magazine sat down for a (virtual) Q&A with Peter Shalit, MD, PhD, longtime LGBTQ+ health specialist and author of Living Well: The Gay Man's Essential Guide to Hea

Seattle Pride awards $2K to support Swedish Medical Center's 4th annual LGBTQI+ Health Symposium

Seattle Pride awards $2K to support Swedish Medical Center's 4th annual LGBTQI+ Health Symposium

SEATTLE - The LGBTQIA+ community experiences more barriers to healthcare than non-LGBTQIA+ individuals. With 15% of LGBTQIA+ Americans reporting postponing or avoiding medical treatment due to discrimination, there is work to be done to make accessing equ

What is the most affordable way to obtain dental care?

What is the most affordable way to obtain dental care?

SEATTLE - As Washington state's unemployed suffer the economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, so too can their healthcare.

Music of Remembrance to produce and stream rare Jake Heggie/Gene Scheer double bill

Music of Remembrance to produce and stream rare Jake Heggie/Gene Scheer double bill

SEATTLE -This June, Music of Remembrance (MOR) will stream a special all-new production of two works by composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer: For a Look or a Touch and Intonations: Songs from the Violins of Hope. The concert was

Virtual Irish Festival features Gaelic dance, music, and culture

Virtual Irish Festival features Gaelic dance, music, and culture

SEATTLE (March 1, 2021) -Seattle Center Festál: Irish Festival Seattle, presented virtually in 2021, continues a tradition of bringing together Irish culture carriers to share their arts, ideas, and stories about what it means to be Irish. Created in part

Durkan Digest: prioritizing equitable vaccine distribution

Durkan Digest: prioritizing equitable vaccine distribution

2020 has brought several unpredictable challenges to Seattle. The impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic are still being felt in our city, region, and country

Charlie Brydon, early LGBTQ rights leader, dies at 81

Charlie Brydon, early LGBTQ rights leader, dies at 81

Charlie Brydon, an early LGBTQ rights leader, died February 9, 2021 at age 81 from complications of Alzheimer's disease.

AMP artworks taking shape

AMP artworks taking shape

Fabrication of Christopher Paul Jordan's andimgonnamisseverybody is underway by Architectural Elements in Bellingham, WA. The 20' x 20' sculpture will also incorporate bronze pieces that were cast at 2 Ravens Studio in Tacoma. This centerpiece artwork wil

Drew Griffin - Fierce Advocate

Drew Griffin - Fierce Advocate

Aug 22, 1974 - Jan 24, 2021 Drew and I connected in 2017 when I ran for office in the city of Seattle, and was looking for a campaign manager. We had briefly met before at LGBTQ+ events but had never really had any at-length conversations. He met me for

Seattle Pride events to go virtual, again

Seattle Pride events to go virtual, again

SEATTLE- As the COVID-19 pandemic response continues to restrict large public gatherings, Seattle Pride - the organizer of Seattle Pride in the Park and Seattle Pride Parade - will shift its annual LGBTQIA+ celebratory events to a virtual weekend (June 26

IN MEMORIAM: Nora Ann Hempseed Michaels

IN MEMORIAM: Nora Ann Hempseed Michaels

December 29, 1947 - December 23, 2020 Nora Michaels was a highly respected performer on the Seattle music scene. She is best known for her masterful renditions of Edith Piaf's oeuvre, in particular her one-woman, self-penned tribute, "La Môme Piaf," for

Photographic Center Northwest presents "To Survive on This Shore: Photographs and Interviews with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Older Adults"

Photographic Center Northwest presents "To Survive on This Shore: Photographs and Interviews with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Older Adults"

Jess T. Dugan and Vanessa Fabbre highlight transgender older adults in new book and exhibition "TO SURVIVE ON THIS SHORE: PHOTOGRAPHS AND INTERVIEWS WITH TRANSGENDER AND GENDER NON-CONFORMING OLDER ADULTS" PHOTOGRAPHIC CENTER NORTHWEST January 14-April 1