Cher’s ‘Here We Go Again Tour’ coming to Orlando

By : Melanie Ararat
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Oh, Mamma Mia! Cher is coming to Orlando!

The one-and-only Cher announced that she is taking her love of ABBA on the road for a 30-city North American tour, and Orlando is on her list of stops.

The “Here We Go Again Tour” comes to the Amway Center on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, and will be the Grammy Award-winning singer’s first time touring the U.S. after five years.

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5.31.18 Publisher’s Desk

By : Rick Claggett
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I’m pretty sure I was 16 the first time I went to Gay Day at Disney. I was only out to my mom and a handful of friends back then, so it was a little awkward when my brothers and I rolled up on the second annual Gay Day at Disney. It became a tradition in my family that when one of the brothers graduated high school, we’d celebrate with a trip to the Magic Kingdom—just us boys. Turns out that celebration always happened on the first Saturday of June. We didn’t know what that day meant to so many people, but we picked up on it pretty quickly.

I remember being petrified my brothers would figure out somehow I was gay, as if just being in close proximity with so many LGBTQ people would cause me to grow a boa and hum the ABBA anthology. I also remember experiencing immense joy and comfort. It was scary being gay in the early ‘90s, not to diminish the struggle today’s 16-year-olds face with their own coming out. But that one day, every year, was a day of happiness in the happiest place on earth. It was a day to be normal, to be together and to be visible.

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ABBA will release new music for first time in decades

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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ABBA has announced they will release two new songs as part of an avatar project marking the first time the group has released new music since their split in 1983.

The Swedish group, which consisted of members Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson and Anni-Frid Lyngsta, made the announcement to fans on Instagram.

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Cher joins ‘Mamma Mia’ sequel

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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Cher has joined the cast of “Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again.”

The pop diva confirmed the rumors she was filming for the ABBA musical in a series of tweets. She did not reveal exactly what her role will be but did tweet “Fernando,” the title of one of ABBA’s songs.

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Watermark’s 2017 Ultimate LGBTQ Anthem – OPENING ROUND

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Last year, we asked you to tell us who the Ultimate LGBTQ Icon is. After four rounds of a knockdown,drag-out brawl and a few surprises (Adam Lambert brought down Lady Gaga!) you named the first openly gay person to be elected to American public office, Harvey Milk, the winner.

This year, we are asking our beloved readers and fans to pick another LGBTQ Ultimate, the Ultimate LGBTQ Anthem.

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Mamma Mia! Sing-A-Long

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Back by popular demand! Calling all Dancing Queens and Super Troupers – the light is going to find you #atTheAbbey when we present MAMMA MIA! on our big screen! What’s the name of the game? You sing along to all your favorite ABBA songs you know and love – we’ll provided the drink specials, candy buffet and complimentary popcorn, as well as prizes for best costume!

$15 General Admission in Advance/$20 at the Door/$25 VIP