Tagged: Rebel

Lady Bunny in "Clown Syndrome" (photo: Lady Bunny archives) 0

INTERVIEW: The Lady Bunny brings “Clown Syndrome” to Rebel

For three decades now, the inimitable Lady Bunny has been making crowds squeal with her bawdy blend of cringe-worthy humor and song parodies. You can be sure that no celebrity worth their weight in gossip rags is safe from her flawlessly (falsely?)-lashed gaze and acerbic wit. One is hard-pressed to...

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Who’s Ready For The Week End!?

Fall has finally arrived. The air holds a chill a bit longer despite the spattering of weakening sunshine. It’s the perfect time to take stock of what’s what in the Castro and plan a week end of good times to help stoke your fun furnace. Our weekly list of picks...

1948 in the Castro as the Costume Parade begins. Photo: Cliff's Variety Store Website 9

Halloween in the Castro: Then & Now

THEN: The traditional Castro Halloween street party was first established in 1946 by Cliff’s Variety Store owner, Ernie DeBaca, who decided to hold a costume contest for the local children. The kids came dressed in mostly DIY outfits and with items purchased from his all purpose store. They assembled in front...