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The Village People Stepping Out of the Grand Ballroom, 1978 – Ph. Meryl Meisler

Tony Ward, 1996, Ph. Rick Castro

Tim Curry on set of The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)

Photos by John Jay


Keith Haring photographed by Marcus Leatherdale as Santa Claus, 1987.


Across The USA: Tseng Kwong Chi (1979-1987)

Liza Minnelli and Peter Allen on their wedding day in New York City on March 3, 1967.

Allen was the first husband of Liza Minnelli, with the couple divorcing after seven years of marriage; he later came out as gay. He died from AIDS in 1992. After his death, the musical The Boy from Oz was written about his life. It ran on Broadway and earned Hugh Jackman a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical.

Cheryl Rixon and Elton John dancing at a party for Roberta Flack at Xenon Disco in New York City on June 12, 1978.

Photos by Ron Galella  

Boy George looking gorgeous; slaying the make-up game circa 1981

“Basically, one of the things that I discovered when I was a teenager is make-up and the power of transformation. I never looked back. Make-up for me is my mask, my protection.”