GeneralSurprising art, Committed performances, a Really good story, Travel, History, People who are smart and sexy in unlikely ways.
MusicBowie, Eno, Iggy Pop, Alice Cooper, T. Rex, Roxy Music, Rolling Stones, Serge Gainsbourg, Cole Porter, Joni Mitchell, Billie Holiday, Bjork, Parliament, Kinks, Led Zeppelin, John Lennon, Dinah Washington, Patti Smith, Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone, Kate Bush, Soft Cell, Blur, Smiths, Pulp, Yoko Ono, Marianne Faithfull, Howlin' Wolf, Al Green, Kraftwerk, Ray Charles, Lou Reed, Grace Jones, Missy Elliott, Tricky, Hank Williams, Talking Heads, James Brown, Dolly Parton, Loretta Lynn, Lee Scratch Perry, Fred Astaire, Clash, ... Rock'n'Roll, Glam, Punk, Funk, Soul, Blues, Dub, Tearjerkin' Ballads...If it doesn't bore me or annoy me, I probably love it. Favorite song: "It's Only a Paper Moon"
BooksBulgakov - "The Master and Margarita"* Nabokov - "Lolita"* Wilde - "The Picture of Dorian Gray"* Baldwin - "Giovanni's Room"* Fitzgerald - "The Great Gatsby"* Genet - "Querelle"* Burroughs - "Naked Lunch"* Cocteau - "The White Book"* Shakespeare - "King Lear"* Capote - "A Christmas Memory"* Twain - "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn"* Larson - "The Devil In the White City"* Sante - "Low Life"* Morton - "A Nervous Splendor"* Finley - "Shock Treatment"* Spanbauer - "The Man Who Fell In Love with the Moon"* lots of Dr. Seuss & Edward Gorey* poetry - Rimbaud, Baudelaire, Whitman
HeroesRetarded Geniuses. Artists & Freaks who can't help it and are in it for life. People who teach me, make me laugh, call me on my bullshit. New York City (that old whore)
About me:*The 1st ever Mr. Exotic World! - Best Boylesque 2006 at The Burlesque Hall of Fame in Las Vegas. *Dubbed "the King of Boylesque" & "the Godfather of Boylesque." *Winner of Five Golden Pastie Awards including "Performer Most Likely to Get Shut Down by the Law" & "Most Unpredictable Performer." *The New York Times: "hysterical and acrobatic man in drag," Next Magazine: "the taboo-defying dynamo," TheaterMania: "delightful...simultaneously hilarious and titillating." *I love my family of friends and my life with Scott. I can't imagine life without performance.
Who I'd like to meet:
- Status: Married
- Here for: Networking, Friends
- Hometown: Chicago suburbs
- Orientation: Gay
- Body type: 5' 6" / Athletic
- Ethnicity: White / Caucasian
- Religion: Agnostic
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Children: Love kids, but not for me
- Smoke / Drink: No / Yes
- Education: College graduate
- Occupation: stripperformance artist/librarian