Director Bruce LaBruce and I are both January Capricons so we celebrated our birthdays together at the venerable El Quijote restaurant in New York on my birthday, January 11.
Artist Superstar Marco Santaniello & Japanese pop sensation Crystal Kay.
Bruce with artist and designer Simone Valsecchi who flew in from Rome to spend time with his boyfriend--and to attend my birthday party!
Desi Santiago and Zaldy
I wasn't that hungry so I just ordered something small.
Susanne Oberbeck of No Bra, BLaB and Jason Thome.
Viva Ruiz and friend
Desi, Zaldy and singer Carole Pope
The boys in the band
Patty Powers and friend
Billy Miller of Straight to Hell fame and Carole Pope
Writer Bruce Benderson (right) with his date
Celebrity chef Corey Sabourin and author Nancy Stout
Poet Katie Degentesh and Hurricane Isabel
Since the theme of the night was more or less "The Boys in the Band" we ended the night at Julius' where the opening scenes of the film were shot in 1970.