It takes a special talent to be able to turn trash into art. Filmmaker, author, and artist John Waters has this skill in spades. Over the years Waters has produced brightly colored cinematic train wrecks filled with morbidly obese drag queens, animal feces, and heavy doses of camp. Yet his work has also explored weighty topics including segregation, classicism, and the Hollywood machine. His casts have featured rising stars and pop-culture personalities, from Johnny Depp to Ricki Lake to Patty Hearst to Mink Stole. Waters himself will be in town to talk about his illustriously... More >>>