Ball Culture


'Saturday Church' Shines a Light on Growing Up Trans

'Saturday Church' uses the ball scene, magic realism, and bold musical numbers to plot one child's queer self-actualization.


My Ballroom ‘House Father’ Made Me the Man I Am Today

In many houses in the ballroom scene, fathers provide guidance and support that can change lives. This is how one changed mine.


Why the Kiki Ballroom Scene Is As Important As Ever

We talked to the stars of the new ballroom drag scene documentary Kiki