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Seeing the Big Picture

Well-written, well acted, is it interesting, and will it play well in Palm Springs? Those are the keys to Cinema Diverse, the LGBTQ+ film fest.

JIM POWERS Current Digital, LGBT

Well-written, well acted, is it interesting, and will it play well in Palm Springs? Those are the keys to Cinema Diverse, the LGBTQ film fest.

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Community-Driven

As the LGBTQ Community Center of The Desert bolsters its services in Palm Springs and expands to Coachella, Rob Wheeler has been brought in as CEO to bridge the two entities.

Carl Schoemig Current Digital, LGBT

Rob Wheeler: “As a leader in the movement, it is important for me to really deeply understand what folks are facing, where they find joy, and what are the challenges that we need support in.” PHOTOGRAPHS COURTESY LGBTQ COMMUNITY CENTER OF THE DESERT As the LGBTQ Community Center of The Desert expands its space and programming capabilities in Palm Springs

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His ‘Golden’ Moment

Stan Zimmerman shares his comedic writing break on The Golden Girls, why his career choice forced him to stay in the closet so long, and what coming out accomplished.

Carl Schoemig Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital, LGBT

Stan Zimmerman shares his comedic writing break on “The Golden Girls”, and why his career choice forced him to stay in the closet so long.

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Pretty Pickle

The LA drag queen and Dodgeball ThunderDome champion welcomes the chance to help OneEleven bar show off its new look with some song, dance, and laughs.

Carl Schoemig Current Digital, LGBT

LA drag queen Pickle welcomes the chance to help Cathedral City’s One Eleven bar show off its new look with some song, dance, and laughs.

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By the Book

A Palm Springs author discovers sometimes you come up with an idea for a story, and sometimes a story finds you. The result is David Eugene Perry's first novel.

Kay Kudukis Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital, LGBT

Palm Springs author David Eugene Perry discovers sometimes you come up with an idea for a story, and sometimes a story finds you.