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Richard Burnett
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"As Michael Musto is to New York City, Richard Burnett is to Montréal." - The Montréal Buzz
"As Michael Musto is to New York City, Richard Burnett is to Montréal." - The Montréal Buzz

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🎥 My candid Q&A with Louis Negin, the first actor to ever appear nude on a legitimate British stage, in John Herbert’s Fortune and Men’s Eyes in London’s West End back in 1967. Plus, Negin talks about all the glamourous women he has met and worked with, including Marlene Dietrich, Marilyn Monroe and Joan Collins 🎥 

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⚾ My latest piece for the +Tourisme Montréal news blog: #MontrealExpos icon and 2017 National Baseball Hall of Famer #TimRaines will be honoured in an All-Star pregame ceremony, plus Raines’ mentor #AndreDawson will participate in the April 2 #ExposFest charity fundraiser, along with kickass #Montreal baseball fan +Annakin Slayd and his band ⚾ #PlayBall 

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My latest column for +Fugues magazine: a candid Q&A with the out and proud Roy Surette who—after a decade at the helm of #Montreal's venerable +Centaur Theatre Company—returns to his hometown of Vancouver, BC, in June to become Artistic Director of +Touchstone Theatre. Roy and I talk about his time in Montreal, #queer theatre in Canada, and two upcoming gay plays at the Centaur, playwright Mark Crawford’s #BedandBreakfast and, next season, #Hosanna by Michel Tremblay. Plus, a bon mot on Montreal’s famed male-stripper bars! Merci, Roy, et MERDE! 🎭 

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🎸 Grammy-nominated drummer, producer, recording and mixing engineer and +Concordia University graduate Howard Bilerman is perhaps best known for being a former member of #ArcadeFire and the engineer for that band’s breakthrough album, Funeral, in 2004. He joined forces with Efrim Menuck and Thierry Amar of Godspeed You! Black Emperor, as well as producer Radwan Moumneh, to found #Montreal’s storied #Hotel2Tango recording studio and has worked with more than 400 artists, including The Dears, Coeur de Pirate, The Barr Brothers, +Jf Robitaille, SUUNS, Asexuals, Lesbians on Ecstasy, Lhasa De Sela, Socalled, Owen Pallett, Stars, The Adam Brown, Operators, We Are Wolves, +Ariane Moffatt - Officiel and Wolf Parade. Bilerman even played a role in creating #LeonardCohen’s final album, You Want It Darker. Bilerman looks back on it all in our candid Q&A (📷 Susan Moss) #CUpride 

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My latest interview for the +Tourisme Montréal arts & culture blog, with veteran comedian +Francois Boulianne, host of the +ComediHa! Club tour which showcases four up-and-coming Quebec French-language stand-up comics each week at the Cabaret du +Casino de Montréal, in a fast-paced +ComediHa! show modelled on American stand-up and comedy clubs 

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My candid #ThreeDollarBill Q&A with pioneering male physique photographer Herb Klein about the golden era of hot young studs captured in his new book #LostGaySouthAfrica 🇿🇦 

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#Montreal is home to numerous theatres that host English and French productions year-round. Here is a handy guide to many of the city’s most popular theatres and #theatre companies 🎭

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My latest piece for +Tourisme Montréal art & news blog: Choice +Orchestre symphonique de Montréal (OSM) picks, including the three-day Italian Festival (one night features the #OSM performing classic tracks from The Godfather, La Dolce Vita and Once Upon a Time in the West); the OSM Pop Series all-star homage to Jacques Brel, one of the giants of French-language song; and the OSM's Symphony for Montréal, a hotly-anticipated collaboration with +Moment Factory 🎻 

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My latest piece for +Curtains Up: All You Need to Know about Arts & Entertainment in Montreal this month 🎭 

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Lights! Camera! Action! My candid +Magazine Fugues Q&A with Canadian #Film and TV legend James Shavick, the straight man who bought Canada<s trailblazing #LGBTQ TV network +OUTtv
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