Thu April 2, 2015

Daily news roundup for Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

One of Mission artist Cindy DeLosa's dioramas
Daniel Mondragón Mission Local

Here's what's happening in the Bay Area, as curated by KALW news:

California Drought: Governor Orders First-Ever Water Restrictions // SFist 

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Thu September 18, 2014
Out In The Bay

Out In The Bay 9/18/14

Interview with Rick Shelton, aka Lola Montez.


Wed May 7, 2014
Arts & Culture

A class for dancers with big dreams, and leg warmers

David Boyer

On Sunday mornings in the Castro neighborhood, there’s a place where rhythm reigns. Dancers pull out their leg warmers, spandex and fluorescent headbands for Sunday Skool—and with the right accessories and a lot of attitude, dreams of being a backup dancer for a day come true. 

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Thu November 7, 2013
Arts & Culture

Out In The Bay 11/7/13

Interview with Rick Shelton, a/k/a Lola Montez.

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Fri August 23, 2013
Arts & Culture

The Grandmother of drag, a lighthouse for the gay community

Juanita More

With the popularity of drag on the rise, audiences around the country looking for entertainment can turn to Broadway's production of "Priscilla: Queen of the Desert" and televisions shows like "RuPaul's Drag Race." But here in San Francisco, drag shows happen most nights of the week. If you head out often enough, chances are you will encounter San Francisco drag icon Glamamore.

Recently, KALW's Daniel Moore found Glamamore before a performance, and she told him just who Glamamore is. 

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