Palm Springs resident Laurence Luckinbill was advised not to take a part in the controversial 1967 play, The Boys in the Band. But he did.
Editor’s Note: The is the second of a two-part series on the history of the LGBTQ community featuring author David Wallace. • Read Part I: Closeted Oasis Liberace passed away on the morning of Feb. 4, 1987. His death was announced later that afternoon to the anxious crowd of fans who had been holding a vigil outside his Palm Springs
Editor’s Note: The is the first of a two-part series on the history of the LGBTQ community featuring local author David Wallace. See Part 2: Out in the Sun Walk down Palm Canyon Drive and it’s hard not to notice rainbow flags hanging in businesses or see same-sex couples holding hands. Though the city may be a gay mecca today,