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Chico drag queens throw most glamourous birthday party of the year

A drag queen waves to the audience. Photo credit: Hana Beaty

Melissa Joseph

September 23, 2019

Performers and party-goers filled the El Rey Theater Friday night to celebrate Coco, a local drag queen's, birthday. The show, called “Coco Wonderland” started slowly as DJs took the stage to perform their sets. The night quickly livened as queens took the stage to lip sync and dance their hearts...

Josh Fox performs monologue on how “The Truth Has Changed”

Josh Fox speaking at the El Rey, Saturday, thanking the crowd for attending after he finished his performance. Photography and phones in general were not allowed during the main performance. Photo credit: Josh Cozine

Josh Cozine

November 5, 2018

Academy award nominated documentary filmmaker, Josh Fox, came to the El Rey Theater, Saturday, wrapping up his "The Truth Has Changed" tour. Fox earned an academy award nomination for his 2010 documentary film "Gasland," a film in which he toured the country and uncovered the dangers of hydrauli...

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