The holiday season is a time of nostalgia - and for many of us, that means huddling around a warm TV set instead of a fire. But rather than stay indoors, why not venture out into the brisk San Francisco air for "The Golden Girls: The Christmas Episodes," the sixth annual drag re-enactment of two classic holiday episodes starring some of the Bay Area's most notable performers? It's like a real show. And they'll be performing at a new venue, the Mission's Victoria Theatre. The girls should have no problem standing out on a larger stage as they model the '80s fashion that made "The Golden Girls" such a charming eyesore: "Horrible patterns, crazy earrings and shoulder pads," Heklina says.
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While the re-enactments are mostly faithful, the performers do take some liberties with the material. To transform into Blanche, the actor and San Francisco native — perhaps best known for his Bette Davis impersonations — says all it takes is an audience, a pair of heels and a push-up bra. As the youngest of six children, Martin fondly remembers his earliest Christmas performances, dancing around the living room to Christmas records for his large, extended family. It goes back to the top-notch comedic writing and four brilliant comedians. Plus, the human issues, the laughs, the fits and fights and resolutions remain humanly the same.
Whether it's your best friend , your mom, or your sister or brother, we all have that friend who loves The Golden Girls or maybe it's you! She's the one who knows all the Golden Girls trivia. And it's no surprise she's a superfan! Even though the Emmy Award-winning program ended all the way back in , it remains popular today even gaining loyalty among younger viewers who weren't alive when the show premiered thanks to the reruns of all seven seasons that air on The Hallmark Channel and stream on Hulu. To that end, we found the best Golden Girl s-themed gifts craft kits!