LadyLand, the queer music competition began by the nightlife impresario Ladyfag, passed off on June 17 on the Brooklyn Mirage. The huge area throbbed with well being goths sporting torn mesh, Day-Glo ravers clacking plastic beaded jewellery, shirtless circuit boys clenching their sq. jaws and the occasional fetishists shaking their uncovered buttocks.
The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater celebrated 10 years underneath its creative director, Robert Battle, at Lincoln Heart on June 16. A one-night-only efficiency was adopted by dinner and, in fact, dancing.
Additionally that evening, the Songwriters Corridor of Fame inducted Mariah Carey, Annie Lennox, Pharrell Williams and others at its 51st-annual awards gala, held on the New York Marriott Marquis lodge. Lil Nas X, who confirmed up in lengthy blond curls and a futuristic black ensemble by Goom Heo, was additionally honored.
Shane O’Neill contributed reporting.
“I don’t know why the universe is letting me have these moments, but thank the universe.” — Lil Nas X, accepting an award on the Songwriters Corridor of Fame occasion
“I never knew Ugg made shoes like this, they are so crazy. And they’re cozy!” — Lavy Cavaliere at LadyLand
“I’m just into religious symbolism, like Madonna. Anything that has one cross, I love.” — Woody Miller at LadyLand
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