Tuesday (2.28.2017)

UPTOWN LIPS: Blackie O’s karaoke (9pm) CASTRO: $2 Tuesdays (10pm) ALIBI: Take It Back Tuesdays, old school Hip Hop & R&B (9pm) TOWNHOUSE: Michael Ferrari hosts an open mic contest (10pm) HELL’S KITCHEN HARDWARE:  Pixie with Jada Valenciaga (11pm) BOXERS HK: Karaoke with Jackie Dupree (9pm) POSH: Mardi Gras with Morgan Royel & DJ PanosContinue reading “Tuesday (2.28.2017)”

Monday (2.27.2017)

UPTOWN TOOLBOX: Charity bingo (9pm) SUITE: Glam Gavin’s karaoke (10pm) HELL’S KITCHEN POSH: DJ Xavier Mazara (9pm) THERAPY: Marti Gould Cummings’ Stage Fright with guest Nancy Opel (10pm) HARDWARE: Guest host Jan Sport (10pm) ATLAS SOCIAL CLUB: Musical Mondays with VJ Michael Formika Jones & Skyla Versai (10pm) RISE: The Peppermint Show (11pm) RITZ: TinaContinue reading “Monday (2.27.2017)”

On Point With: MisssHell

A new queen wins a new crown at a new pageant, and the stars are already aligned for her bright new career. With a monthly show debuting at the West End this week, now is a great time to bask in the glory of this fiery queen–and get the spelling of her name down, FacebookContinue reading “On Point With: MisssHell”

Sunday (2.26.2017)

UPTOWN TOOLBOX: Oscar party with Heather Wood (7pm) FARAFINA: Vivacious with Honey Davenport (8pm) SUITE: Karaoke Sundays with Glam Gavin (10pm) HELL’S KITCHEN LOVAGE: “Love Age Sundays” with DJ Mike Borowski & door queen Markus Kelle (4-11pm) THERAPY: Paige Turner’s Oscar viewing party (10pm) HARDWARE: Oscar viewing party with Brita Filter, Jasmine Rice, Miz Cracker & MonetContinue reading “Sunday (2.26.2017)”

Saturday (2.25.2017)

UPTOWN TOWNHOUSE: Live Doo Wop (9pm) CASTRO:DJ Anarki spins Papi Saturdays (10pm) ALIBI: Impacto Saturdays (10pm) SUITE: Octavia Anyae (11:30pm) HELL’S KITCHEN HARDWARE: Monet X Change hosts Skinny Brunch (6pm); SLAY Saturdays with Elizabeth James, Ruby Roo & DJ 2Face (10pm) BOXERS HK: Butch Cordera’s Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament (7pm), Cafe con Crema Latin danceContinue reading “Saturday (2.25.2017)”

On Point With: Kizha Carr

[photo: Jovanni Jimenez-Pedraza] Despite being one of New York’s most talented and respected drag queens, Terren Wooten Clarke aka Kizha Carr will always tell you that as much as he loves drag, he is an actor first and a queen second. And with several screen and stage roles under his/her fabulous belt–including a current run onContinue reading “On Point With: Kizha Carr”

Wake Up, Bitch! (2.25-26.2017)

Your guide to the weekend’s gayest brunches and early events. SATURDAY BOXERS (HK) CAFETERIA (Chelsea) LA CARBONARA (WV): Electrobrunch with Logan Hardcore ELMO (Chelsea) INTERMEZZO: Electrobrunch with Tina Burner SUNDAY BOXERS (HK) CAFETERIA (Chelsea) LA CARBONARA (WV): Electrobrunch with Lola Michele-Kiki DON’T TELL MAMA (HK): Broadway Boozy Brunch ELMO (Chelsea) L&W OYSTER CO: Debut of  BeverlyContinue reading “Wake Up, Bitch! (2.25-26.2017)”

Friday (2.24.2017)

UPTOWN ALIBI: Grand Lounge Fridays (8pm) CASTRO: S.O.S. Fridays (10pm) WEST END: Svetlana Stoli (8pm); Freshman 18+ Mardi Gras party with DJs Steve Sidewalk & Mikey Mo, hosted by Honey Davenport!  (10pm) SUITE:  Brenda Dharling & Miz Cracker (midnight) HELL’S KITCHEN HARDWARE: Furry Friday bear happy hour hosted by The Haus of Aja (6pm); “Super Size QueenContinue reading “Friday (2.24.2017)”

On Point With: Lady Havokk

Lots of drag queens in this city call themselves “unfiltered,” but here is one of the very few with an actual diagnosis to back up the claim. She speaks nothing but the truth, and she will slay you with fierce looks and numbers in the process. A veteran nightlifer who’s worked all over the city,Continue reading “On Point With: Lady Havokk”

Bar Babe of the Week: Kris at Flaming Saddles

Besides pouring the libations, he also keeps the boys in choreo as they strut their stuff on the bar for your entertainment: it’s Flaming Saddles’ adorbs Kris! Bar that I work at: Flaming Saddles Saloon How long I’ve worked there:  Since the dawn of time [laughs]! We opened over 5 years ago, and I’ve beenContinue reading “Bar Babe of the Week: Kris at Flaming Saddles”

Wednesday (2.22.2017)

UPTOWN ALIBI: Extended happy hour with DJ Poison Ivy (6pm) LA PINATA: Happy hour with Honey Davenport and Sapphira Cristal  (8pm) TOOLBOX: Karaoke with Jackie Dupree (9pm) WEST END: Brita Filter & Terra Hyman; Return of “Worship” with Nedra Belle  (11pm) CASTRO: Cockboyz with Vinny Vega (10pm) HELL’S KITCHEN BEECHMAN: Sherry Duvall-Covington: Is That AllContinue reading “Wednesday (2.22.2017)”

Tuesday (2.21.2017)

UPTOWN LIPS: Blackie O’s karaoke (9pm) CASTRO: $2 Tuesdays (10pm) ALIBI: Take It Back Tuesdays, old school Hip Hop & R&B (9pm) TOWNHOUSE: Michael Ferrari hosts an open mic contest (10pm) HELL’S KITCHEN HARDWARE: Pixie Aventura as Bette Davis & Bootsie LeFaris as Joan Crawford host an advanced screening of Feud (8pm); Pixie with JadaContinue reading “Tuesday (2.21.2017)”

X-Rayed Sex: “Still Saying ‘Clean’ in 2017?”

By LeNair Xavier A monthly column by Thotyssey’s favorite ex-pornstar and current sexpert. We live in an age where too many are quick to abbreviate. Never fully understanding the ramifications of those abbreviations. Case in point, in 2017, gay males are still referring to whether one is HIV- as being “clean”. They go on allContinue reading “X-Rayed Sex: “Still Saying ‘Clean’ in 2017?””

President’s Day (2.20.2017)

UPTOWN MAMAJUANA CAFE: T.G.I.M. with Jahlisa A. Ross, Sugga Pi Koko & FiFi DuBois (8pm)  TOOLBOX: Charity bingo (9pm) SUITE: Glam Gavin’s karaoke (10pm) HELL’S KITCHEN POSH: DJ Xavier Mazara (9pm) THERAPY: Marti Gould Cummings’ Stage Fright with guests Nikka Lanzarone and Matteo Lane (10pm) HARDWARE: Cacophony Daniels with guest Jan Sport (10pm) ATLAS SOCIAL CLUB: MusicalContinue reading “President’s Day (2.20.2017)”

On Point With: Shiny Penny

From door queen to pageant queen and everything in between, this fierce and colorful young drag diva is Getting the Gigs in NYC. Buy your life with Shiny Penny! Thotyssey: How’s it going today?  Shiny Penny: Hi, love! Going well today. The weather is beautiful. By the way, do friends call you “Shiny” or “Penny”?Continue reading “On Point With: Shiny Penny”

Sunday (2.19.2017)

UPTOWN FARAFINA: Vivacious with Sapphira Cristal (8pm) CASTRO: Presidentrs Day party (10pm) SUITE: Karaoke Sundays with Glam Gavin (10pm) HELL’S KITCHEN LOVAGE: “Love Age Sundays” with DJ Mike Borowski & door queen Markus Kelle (4-11pm) THERAPY: Champagne Bubbles and friends host a show and benefit for her Miss Gay America package (7pm); Paige Turner (10pm) HARDWARE: Skinny BrunchContinue reading “Sunday (2.19.2017)”

On Point With: Chi Chi DeVayne

Even though she sent one of our favorite NYC girls home during a lip sync challenge, this Louisiana queen won our hearts with her southern humor, fierce performances and raw honesty during Season 8 of “RuPaul’s Drag Race.” And lucky for us, she’s in town this weekend! Let’s have a quick catch up with theContinue reading “On Point With: Chi Chi DeVayne”

Saturday (2.18.2017)

UPTOWN TOWNHOUSE: Live Doo Wop (9pm) CASTRO:DJ Anarki spins Papi Saturdays (10pm) 710 WEST: COME UP, an urban party (10pm) ALIBI: Impacto Saturdays (10pm) SUITE: Octavia Anyae (11:30pm) HELL’S KITCHEN HARDWARE: Monet X Change hosts Skinny Brunch (6pm); SLAY Saturdays with Elizabeth James, Ruby Roo & DJ Scotty Rox (10pm) BOXERS HK: Butch Cordera’s Texas HoldContinue reading “Saturday (2.18.2017)”