Greg Louganis and The American Pops
Metro WeeklyGreg Louganis and The American Pops OrchestraMetro WeeklyOlympic champion Greg Louganis dives in to host “You Spin Me 'Round: An '80s Dance Party.” Luke Frazier leads the D.C. ensemble in symphonic renditions of hits from the decade in a season-closing concert. Kelly Crandall d'Amboise directs and ...
Posted on 6 April 2017 | 9:03 am
Pop Culture Figures — Rendered in
New York TimesPop Culture Figures — Rendered in EmbroideryNew York Times... a recasting of the Three Stooges starring Larry Flynt, the Velvet Underground's upright drummer Moe Tucker and Curly Neal of the Harlem Globetrotters; John F. Kennedy's assassination juxtaposed with Olympian Greg Louganis's bloody diving accident; ...
Posted on 4 April 2017 | 8:22 am
Letters to Ryan White part of Children's
Indianapolis StarLetters to Ryan White part of Children's Museum exhibitIndianapolis StarThe collection of nearly 6000 letters Ryan received before he died will be made public through a digital learning project that will build on the museum's ...and more »
Posted on 1 April 2017 | 4:45 pm
Greg Louganis to Host YOU SPIN ME 'ROUND: AN
Greg Louganis to Host YOU SPIN ME 'ROUND: AN 80'S DANCE PARTY for The American PopsBroadway WorldGreg Louganis to Host YOU SPIN ME 'ROUND: AN 80'S DANCE PARTY for The Greg Louganis - the diving legend who first swept the Olympics in 1984 and 1988 - will serve as celebrity host when Maestro Luke Frazier and THE AMERICAN POPS ...
Posted on 31 March 2017 | 10:27 am
Get involved with South Florida Animal
Miami HeraldGet involved with South Florida Animal Rescue Organizations ...Miami HeraldWhy does our queer community actively embrace the stray dogs, broken-winged birds and endangered wildlife of the world? I don't want to play armchair ...and more »
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 9:25 am
This Is What It's Like to Take Your Little
give 1984 Olympic Gold Medalist Greg Louganis his due and put the guy on the goddamn box of Wheaties after snubbing him all these years because he is gay it’s like seriously what is wrong with you, cereal). Now, an hour downtime with little kids can be ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:26 am
Louganis, me, and HIV
In case you haven't seen it yet, it would be worth your while to make an extra effort to catch the HBO documentary Greg Louganis: Back on Board, which the channel is broadcasting this month. It provides a brief sketch of the financial problems that have ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:59 am
Greg Louganis dives into the spotlight with
He was perhaps the greatest diver in history but never made the cover of a Wheaties box. He was once one of the biggest names in sports, shaking hands with presidents, hanging out with Brooke Shields, co-writing a No. 1 bestselling memoir, posing nude for ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Movement Builds to Honor Greg Louganis on a
When Julie Sondgerath learned from the premiere of the HBO documentary “Greg Louganis: Back on Board” this month that Louganis, the transcendent Olympic diver, had never been on the cover of a Wheaties cereal box, she started a petition drive on Change ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 7:23 am
Kitchen Temp: Turning up the heat at Valdez
I ask how that’s not homophobic. Gonzalez insists that it’s a reference to Olympic swimmer Greg Louganis. Before service, Gonzalez goes for what he calls an “attitude adjustment,” meaning a cigarette. Later, over the phone, the chef explains that ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 10:33 am