Michael Musto, Queerty

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Past articles by Michael:

Dominique Jackson slays, Sondheim’s final words, and a secret gay classic

Dominique Jackson at the 2022 Hetrick-Martin Institute Emery Awards. Photo by Andrew Werner. Hetrick-Martin Institute’s Emery Awards Ball at Terminal 5 brought out a glam crowd honoring personality-actor-activist Ts Madison, Leiomy Maldonado (“the Wonder Woman of vogue”), New York State Governor Kathy Hochul, and corporate honoree Nike, Inc. Pose’s Dominique Jackson was a stellar presenter,… → Read More

‘And Just Like That’ season 2 tea! Plus, Liza Minnelli’s surprise Facebook post

Sarah Jessica Parker and crew are back in production — expect more sex and less city... → Read More

Provincetown update! Drag, seafood and sex in the Monkeypox era!

Michael Musto relates his annual trip in full, glorious detail... → Read More

Source comes forward with shocking new claims about infamous ‘Club Kid’ murder

New details from an anonymous source reveal what the late Daniel Auster had to say about his involvement in the 'Club Kid' murder of Angel Melendez... → Read More

‘Fire Island’ sequel? Judy Garland shrine at Stonewall? The Pride tea has arrived!

Joel Kim Booster dishes on whether we can expect a 'Fire Island' sequel and Lorna Luft remembers her mother's birthday on what would have been her 100th birthday. → Read More

Gay nightlife explosion! Trans star dissed! Fran Drescher as Lady Macbeth?

NYC nightlife roars back to life, Alexandra Billings' memoir is a summer must-read, and Fran Drescher as Lady M? → Read More

Are Anne Heche and Ami Goodheart heating up Hollywood?

Heche added “partner” to her Instagram bio, which clearly refers to Ami Goodheart, a successful costume designer. The couple recently appeared on the red carpet together. → Read More

Witty scribe Justin Elizabeth Sayre on Judy Garland and queer icons

Justin Elizabeth Sayre chimes in on why Judy Garland is still relevant and the meaning of their Oscar Wilde-inspired tattoo. → Read More

‘Queen Of The Universe’ winner Grag Queen on fighting bigotry and dating herself / Dragaholic on

"We’re gonna be the new superstars of everything," says Grag Queen as she sets out on a summer tour after winning the drag singing competition "Queen of the Universe... → Read More

The dark side of ‘Drag Race’ fame, ‘Funny Girl’ fallout, and more tea!

So much tea, so little time! Beanie on Broadway, Bowie's cinematic resurrection, and the occasional detriments of being a drag queen. → Read More

Will Murray Hill replace ScarJo? Will Kristin Chenoweth play Dolly Parton?

Scarlett Johansson dropped out of playing trans man Dante Tex Gill in the movie "Rub and Tug" after there was a backlash to the umpteenth cisgender actor lining up to play trans. → Read More

Louie Anderson’s gayness! Faye Dunaway’s horror! And other sizzle!

So let’s trot out some personal history about the comic/actor, who sadly died of lymphoma last month at 68. → Read More

Looks like we’ll have our first Oscar winner for acting!

Let's start with the probable runners-up. → Read More

Pipe down, Will Smith! Come out, Harry Styles! Stop singing, MJ!

Styles has said that it's not like he's sitting on an answer to the sexuality question, but we're all sitting on something, aren't we? → Read More

Big name steam room action! Plus Alan Cumming on tops, bottoms and swish alps!

I like what the performer's been saying about the limitations of “top” and “bottom” terminology... → Read More

MUSTO: Ben Platt, Rosie O’Donnell, Patti LuPone dish, and a drag queen lands on “Just like that”!

Dear Ben Platt: I can't blame you. → Read More

Musto: More dish has been unearthed from Dorian Corey’s closet

The notorious drag performer plus Frankie Sharp is back! → Read More

Musto: Sex, sin & scandal still thrive In Ptown! An in-person report!

My long-planned return trip to the queer-friendly mecca of Provincetown turned out to be a journey into what the press said was the vortex of the Delta variant. → Read More

Musto: Dina Martina, Varla Merman & Anita Cocktail cheer up Ptown

"My trip there happened to unearth some giddy drag highlights... → Read More

Delta Variant is a drag queen on Fire Island, and other summer gossip!

“It’s a good place to meet a husband, but not a good place to keep a husband... → Read More