On Point With: Miss Coco Peru

Thotyssey sure loves to throw the “Legend” label around, but who can debate it’s proper usage when it comes to this queen? The City Island native practically invented a style of drag performance that’s part standup, part storytelling, and she’s appeared in some truly classic camp films, from a lead in the drag farce “Girls WillContinue reading “On Point With: Miss Coco Peru”

Bar Babe of the Week: Markyus at the Toolbox

Guess the drag alter ego of this week’s Bar Babe! Answer below, but in the meantime enjoy some Sex on the Beach with Markyus at the Toolbox! Bar that I work at: The Toolbox on the upper east side How long I’ve worked there: 2 months, but seems like 2 years. It’s a great neighborhoodContinue reading “Bar Babe of the Week: Markyus at the Toolbox”

Wednesday (5.10.2017)

UPTOWN ALIBI: Extended happy hour with DJ Poison Ivy (6pm) LA PINATA: Honey Davenport & Sapphira Cristal happy hour (8pm) TOOLBOX: Karaoke with Jackie Dupree (9pm) WEST END: Brita Filter & Terra Hyman (9:30pm); The Ultimate Drag Pageant (11pm) CASTRO: Cockboyz (10pm) HELL’S KITCHEN VSBU: Karaoke with Ally Ganza (10pm) HARDWARE: Paige Turner with Juicy Liu (10:30pm) INDUSTRY: Sherry Vine withContinue reading “Wednesday (5.10.2017)”

On Point With: Aquaria

It’s been quite awhile since a nightlife performer has captured our hearts and minds in this way, using an arsenal of precisely edited looks, ferociously eloquent dance moves and a cool demeanor hiding hours of painstaking preparation. Has anyone not seen her Instagram by now, or caught her name in a hundred Buzzfeed lists? Where didContinue reading “On Point With: Aquaria”

Tuesday (5.9.2017)

UPTOWN TOOLBOX: Broadway Lights with Markys (8pm) 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 FAIRYTAIL LOUNGE: TS Happy Hour with Jaemy Paris (4pm); gogo boys all night (9pm) HARDWARE: Pixie Aventura & Ragamuffin (11pm) BOXERS HK: Karaoke withContinue reading “Tuesday (5.9.2017)”

On Point With: Vigor Mortis

This drag king and burlesque performer has his plate filled right now as the assistant of, and collaborator with, the great “Drag Race” queen Sasha Velour. But the Mister Coney Island 2017 competition is right upon us, which means it’s just about time for Vigor Mortis to take center stage once again! Thotyssey: Hello there, Vigor!Continue reading “On Point With: Vigor Mortis”

Monday (5.8.2017)

UPTOWN TOOLBOX: Charity bingo (9pm) SUITE: Glam Gavin’s karaoke (10pm) HELL’S KITCHEN POSH: DJ Xavier Mazara (9pm) THERAPY: “Stage Fright” with Marti Gould Cummings and Billy Porter  (10pm) HARDWARE: Sutton Lee Seymour & Cacophony Daniels with Gaelen Miller (10pm) ATLAS SOCIAL CLUB: Skyla Versai’s last Musical Mondays of the season (10pm) RISE: Peppermint (11pm) INDUSTRY: Marty Thomas presents DIVA (11pm)Continue reading “Monday (5.8.2017)”

On Point With: DJ Brian Richards

This DJ is just as much at home spinning the big sexy parties, the neighborhood bar throwbacks and/or the drag shows. Meet one of NYC’s busiest music masters, Brian Richards! Thotyssey: Brian, hello! DJ Brian Richards: Hi Jim! I just want to start by saying thanks so much for the interview. Thotyssey is one ofContinue reading “On Point With: DJ Brian Richards”

Sunday (5.7.2017)

UPTOWN SUITE: Karaoke Sundays with Glam Gavin (10pm) HELL’S KITCHEN LOVAGE: “Love Age Sundays” finale with DJ Borowski (4-11pm) INDUSTRY: Roxy Brooks hosts Miss Meatpacking Comedy Queen (7pm); Kizha Carr (midnight) HARDWARE: Jasmine Rice & Brita Filter (7pm); Miz Cracker & Monet X Change (10pm); Marti Gould Cummings (midnight) THERAPY: YSP benefit show with Egyptt LaBeija, Akasha Love, KaraContinue reading “Sunday (5.7.2017)”

Saturday (5.6.2017)

UPTOWN TOWNHOUSE: Live Doo Wop (9pm); BuffDaddy Gogo boys downstairs (10pm) CASTRO: DJ Anarki spins Papi Saturdays (10pm) ALIBI: Impacto Saturdays (10pm) SUITE: Octavia Anyae (11:30pm) HELL’S KITCHEN HARDWARE: Monet X Change (6pm); SLAY Saturdays with Elizabeth James, Ruby Roo & DJ 2Face (10pm) BEECHMAN: Courtney Act: The Girl from Oz (7pm) BOXERS HK: Butch Cordera’sContinue reading “Saturday (5.6.2017)”

On Point With: Ariel Sinclair

She’s a longtime favorite entertainer of all seasons at Lips and Stonewall, but summer is when this queen’s star always shines brightest. Returning very soon to the Ice Palace on Fire Island for gigs galore, Ariel Sinclair makes a little time now for some exclusive sweet T with Thotyssey! Thotyssey: Hello there Ms. Sinclair, thanksContinue reading “On Point With: Ariel Sinclair”

Cinco De Mayo (5.5.2017)

Before, during and after Drag Race. UPTOWN TOWNHOUSE: BuffDaddys Go-Go Boys (9pm) CASTRO: S.O.S. Fridays (10pm) SUITE: Miz Cracker & Brenda Dharling (midnight) HELL’S KITCHEN BEECHMAN: Courtney Act: The Girl from Oz (7pm);  Nasty Drew: The Secrets of the Prom Queen Curse (10pm) ATLAS SOCIAL CLUB: Andrew Christian book signing (9pm) STAGE 48: FURBALL 13th Anniversary (10pm) POSH:Continue reading “Cinco De Mayo (5.5.2017)”

Where to Watch Drag Race Ep. 7

The show starts at 8pm! UPTOWN SUITE: no host TOOLBOX: Heather Wood WEST END: Shuga Cain   HELL’S KITCHEN BARRAGE: no host BOXERS HK: Marti Gould Cummings   HARDWARE: Shequida INDUSTRY: Miz Cracker MR. BIGGS: Chaka Khanvict   POSH: no host RISE: Paige Turner   RITZ: Holly Box-Springs &  Kimmi Moore THERAPY: Tina Burner CHELSEA ACE HOTEL: Continue reading “Where to Watch Drag Race Ep. 7”

Thursday (5.4.2017)

UPTOWN: SUITE: Karaoke with Jackie Dupree (10pm) CASTRO: Turn Up Thursdays with the Socialites (11pm) WEST END:  MisssHell (11pm) HELL’S KITCHEN RITZ: Beers & Bears happy hour upstairs (6pm); Peppermint’s Do The Right Thing downstairs (11pm) BEECHMAN: Debut of Courtney Act: The Girl from Oz (7pm)  HARDWARE: Dusty Ray Bottoms & Shuga Cain host Fire Island viewing partyContinue reading “Thursday (5.4.2017)”

On Point With: Vinny Vega

Big-hearted, professional, photogenic and obviously hot as all hell, it’s hard to argue that this guy is not the most recognizable gogo boy in NYC right now. And on top of that, he’s gradually added promoter, party host, photographer, reality TV star and actor to his *ahem* extensive resume. And now he’s got the skinnyContinue reading “On Point With: Vinny Vega”

Bar Babe of the Week: Franco at the Cock

Sexy BeefyBingoBro Franco has got you at the Cock! Bar that I work at: the latest edition of the Cock, located at 93 2nd Ave (E 6th and 2nd Ave) in the East Village!  Occasionally you can also find me slinging drinks and stocking at Easternbloc, also in EV (E 6th and Ave A). HowContinue reading “Bar Babe of the Week: Franco at the Cock”

Wednesday (5.3.2017)

UPTOWN ALIBI: Extended happy hour with DJ Poison Ivy (6pm) LA PINATA: Honey Davenport & Sapphira Cristal happy hour (8pm) TOOLBOX: Karaoke with Jackie Dupree (9pm) WEST END: Brita Filter & Terra Hyman (9:30pm); Nedra Belle & Marti Gould Cummings (11pm) CASTRO: Cockboyz (10pm) HELL’S KITCHEN THERAPY: City Council campaign fundraiser for Justin Sanchez, hosted by Tym Moss,Continue reading “Wednesday (5.3.2017)”

Tuesday (5.2.2017)

UPTOWN / BRONX BAAD! THEATRE: “Phoenix Rising” starring Apollonia Cruz, Samore Love, Brianna Lez-Brianna & more (7pm) TOOLBOX: Broadway Lights with Markys (8pm) 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 FAIRYTAIL LOUNGE: TS Happy Hour withContinue reading “Tuesday (5.2.2017)”

On Point With: Anthony Paparelli

Dancer, gogo boy, choreographer, aerialist, actor, promoter, producer. This guy wears a lot of hats… when he’s wearing anything at all! And this week he’s on the team of nightlife elites helming the premiere of one of the most hotly anticipated new parties of the summer. Let’s get the bare facts from Anthony Paparelli! Thotyssey:Continue reading “On Point With: Anthony Paparelli”