From cabaret stripteases and secret park romances to extreme inequalities, Mitch Epstein’s photos serve as a time capsule of a special time in India’s history.
Also, inexplicably, a tank full of giant snakes.
I don't fucking know just do it.
As mayor of NYC from 1994 through 2001, Rudy Giuliani demonized nightlife as our city's bastard child in order to make things safe for tourists and co-op owners.
Just when you thought alternative comedy couldn’t get more interesting...
In 2005, cabaret performer Iestyn Edwards auditioned for what he thought would be a good gig singing for officers in London. Instead, he ended up taking his drag ballerina act to Camp Bastion.
Simon Drake shunned TV to convert a crack pipe-ridden pub into the UK's answer to the Magic Castle.
Photographs from the old Parisian neighborhood of Pigalle, a place of cabarets, strip clubs, brothels, and sex shops.
Despite battling a serious illness, the Holly from Lou Reed's "Walk on the Wild Side" is in good spirits.
"Who the fuck says drag is owned by men?... We're post-gendered drag. It's not important to me what someone's birth or perceived gender is—it's gender illusion and performance."
When Don Bachardy was 18, he started dating Christopher Isherwood, a middle-aged novelist.