July 14, 2006
Volume 34
Issue 28
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All Arts and Entertainment Stories
Seattle Black Pride to offer diverse programing and special guests Mad TV's Debra Wilson will present her new film
Seattle's Black Pride (SBP) is a newly organized non-profit organization dedicated to empowering, educating, and entertaining the Black same-gender loving community in the Seattle/Tacoma area. We have organized a variety of events for Seattle Black Pride 2006 that cater to the diverse interests of our community. For more information about Seattle Black Pride or our events, visit: www.sea more
Vancouver Gay Pride 2006: Our guide to cocktailing, eating, sleeping and fun-seeking
by Albert Rodriguez - SGN A&E Writer

Our coverage of Vancouver Gay Pride 2006, now just three weeks away, begins with hotel and Amtrak recommendations. Next week, Beau Burriola and I will provide you with suggestions for places to cocktail, eat, shop, and be merry. For more information on the list of Pride activities, visit www.vancouv
Book Marks
by Richard Labonte - SGN Contributing Writer

Mama's Boy, Preacher's Son, by Kevin Jennings. Beacon Press, 288 pages, $24.95 hardcover.

There are pages in this memoir that will make readers cry. Jennings, founder and executive director of the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN), grew up white Southern tras
Summer Camp for LGBT adults celebrates its 10th season
'Camp' Camp, the country's only summer camp catering exclusively to Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender adults will operate its tenth season this summer.

Located in the heart of rural Maine, 'Camp' Camp's primary mission is to give GLBT adults an opportunity to recapture their youth in a rustic setting. Camp is structured just like the
The Central District Forum for Arts & Ideas announces another season of contemporary African-American cultural programs
The Central District Forum for Arts & Ideas, Seattle's premier organization for African-American art and culture announces our 2006-2007 season.

This season is dedicated to bringing even more challenging and engaging performing arts, readings, lectures/discussions, youth programs, and special events that explore the diversity and complexit
Deep Inside Hollywood
Johnny Depp will sing, slaughter for Tim Burton

Stephen Sondheim's legendary musical Sweeney Todd is enjoying a successful revival on Broadway, although the show - about a barber who gets vengeance on his enemies by cutting their throats and selling the corpses for meat-pie filling - has had a difficult road to the big screen. (Rome
2006 Gay Games will open with song in tribute to Greek 'Army of Lovers' - 'Beotia' celebrates ancient Gay history as lived by the Sacred Band of Thebes
CHICAGO , IL- Singer Matt Alber will open the 2006 Gay Games in Chicago performing "Beotia," an original song that celebrates the love of ancient Greece's Sacred Band of Thebes. The song is from "Nonchalant," the forthcoming debut album by Alber, an out Gay singer and former member of the multi-Grammy winning choral ensemble, Chanticleer.

Lambert House offers youth GLBT film series - Films will be shown Mondays or Wednesdays until September 4th
by Brandon Knox - Special to the SGN

Lambert House, the Northwest's largest happily thriving GLBTQ youth center, is hosting a free gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender (GLBT) film series for youth this summer. Films will be shown weekly on either Monday or Wednesday through September 4th. The schedule is below.

A dynamic lineup i
Dark humor runs through this disturbing tale by author Phillip K. Dick
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

A Scanner Darkly

Directed by: Richard Linklater

Voiceovers by: Keanu Reeves, Robert Downey, Jr., Woody Harrelson

Winona Ryder, Rory Cochrane

Opened: July 7th

Egyptian Theater

I'm sure I'm not the only one who's noticed that Holly-w
Did you say "free" Kelly Clarkson tickets?
Yes we did. Free, as in we're giving them away.

Seattle Gay News wants to send a few loyal readers to see two-time Grammy winner Kelly Clarkson perform live at White River Amphitheatre next month. Not only that. We want you to enjoy a bite to eat and have gas in the tank before heading to the concert venue, in Auburn. So our friends at


Where It's At: Thievery Corporation trip out the Moore Theatre; Arturo Sandoval lights up Jazz Alley
by Lorelei Quenzer - SGN A&E Writer

Thievery Corporation
Tuesday, July 18 - 8:30pm
Moore Theatre - Tix at or (206) 628-0888 / $25, $35

Rob Garza and Eric Hilton, otherwise known as Thievery Corporation, are known for their abstract, instrumental music and dubbed-out remixes. I know you've
Q-Scopes by Jack Fertig

ARIES (March 20 - April 19): Invite some of your tribe over to your place for an informal supper and/or some fun and games. To avoid useless arguments, keep an open mind and listen to opinions you normally wouldn't want to hear.

TAURUS (April 20 - May 20): Be willing to open communication with relatives. Accommodation wi

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