A Weak “Imitation” of Alan Turing

Ed. note: The Imitation Game, the film based on the life of Alan Turing, was among the nominees at last Sunday night’s 87th Annual Academy Awards. Among its nominated talent (the film had eight nods in total), Benedict Cumberbatch, up for Best …

PQ Mouthy–with guest Matthew Kern

By Leela Ginelle, PQ Monthly

It’s PQ Mouthy time again! Join Leela and her guest defunkt theatre co-artistic director Matthew Kern as they discuss the stigma against effeminacy in male-assigned people, cis hetero actors playing gay or trans woman roles and …

Your Holiday To-Do List (Part One)

Slips and Stiches Third Annual Studio Sale: Alex Simon, Sarah Dee Ditson, and Korin Noelle invite you to come visit their studios and shop your little hearts out. They have been locked away creating treasures in order to make all …

“Transparent”: the Season’s Best New Show

By Leela Ginelle, PQ Monthly

Almost immediately upon its release “Transparent” was heralded as the best new TV show of the season, and it’s easy to see why: it’s a hypnotic, sophisticated portrait of a family that feels like a great …

The Crab-Free Diet

By Michael James Schneider, PQ Monthly

He stands in my doorway, not coming in. His hand holds the bike he rode over on, also halfway through the threshold. Carl mutters something, small talk: “Hey. How did you sleep last night?” “Like …