The Boys in the Band

The Boys in the Band

The Shadowbox Theatre    11/25/2011 - 12/11/2011 (schedule)

Category:  Comedy · Drama

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Opening Thanksgiving weekend (AFTER Fringe Fest closes!), Mart Crowley's groundbreaking pre-Stonewall Gay play about 8 friends throwing a birthday party in 1968 Manhattan. Hidden agendas and ancient wounds are revealed when "the Straight Guy" crashes their party. Witty, bitchy, and fast-paced, "The Boys in the Band" calls to mind "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf", but a lot more Gay! Considered "the first Gay play" to reach national attention, "The Boys in the Band" has since become a modern classic of the American stage.

Here's a 5 minute mini-doc about why this play matters:;feature=youtube_gdata_player

And a recent review:
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Total performances: 9

Carlos Velazquez.... Michael *
Christopher Bohnstengel.... Cowboy *
Jason George.... Bernard *
Kyle Daigrepont.... Harold *
Marshall Harris.... Larry *
Matt Story.... Donald *
Philip Lawrence.... Hank *
Richard Mayer.... Emory *
Robert Facio.... Alan *
*=featured role

Frederick Mead ....  Director
Veronica Russell ....  Costume Design
Marshall Harris ....  Hair Styling
Carlos Gonzalez ....  Photographer; Graphic Design
Bridget Erin ....  Advertising

Record created by: vardimin

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