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DJ Blackcat drops a musical gateway to Toronto's ballroom scene

In the q gateway, DJ Blackcat gives us his guide to the music of Toronto's ballroom scene.
( Christopher James Cushman)
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Since the '60s, the queer ballroom scene has been a safe space for New York's Black and Latino LGBTQ community to dance, compete and express themselves. That scene has expanded to cities across the world, including Toronto. In this edition of the q gateway, DJ Blackcat takes us on a journey through some of the history, the rules and the music of Toronto's ballroom scene.

— Produced by Tyrone Callender


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