Jonathan Van Ness presents his live show, “Imaginary Living Room Olympian,” at 8 p.m. Dec. 12 at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, 1037 S.W. Broadway, Portland. Tickets range from $49.50 to $99.50, available at portland5.com/arlene-schnitzer-concert-hall/events/jonathan-van-ness-imaginary-living-room-olympian.
Van Ness is an Emmy-nominated television personality, New York Times best-selling author, podcaster, and hairstylist to the stars. He stars on Netflix’s Emmy Award-winning series “Queer Eye” as the hair guru and self-care advocate. He was a 2020 Primetime Emmy nominee along with his “Queer Eye” cast mates. Van Ness also starred on the Emmy-nominated web series “Gay of Thrones,” a witty social commentary series recapping HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” Launched in 2013, the series wrapped its eighth and final season last year and garnered successive Emmy nominations. Van Ness also hosts the podcast “Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness, one of Time Magazine’s top podcasts and winner of iHeart Radio’s award for Best LGBTQ Podcast.