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Shakespeare’s The Tempest

Thrown out of power by his wicked brother, Prospero, the Duke of Milan, lives in exile on a desert island. For company, he has only his daughter Miranda, the spirits who are...

A 90-Minute Drama You’ll Never Forget, as You Linger in Afterglow

What keeps Afterglow burning? Yes, it’s a one-act play with sex as a key plot point. But audiences seem more riveted by its ideas than its nudity. It’s an odd...

Justin Vivian Bond: The Return of Down on Creation – On Top of the World with The Carpenters

May 15, 16, 18 One story that downtown cabaret star Justin Vivian Bond likes to tell involves Bond’s seven-year-old self-singing The Carpenters’ “Superstar” at school...

A Thousand Splendid Suns (San Diego)

Southern California premiere By Ursula Rani Sarma Adapted from the novel by Khaled Hosseini Directed by Carey Perloff In association with American Conservatory Theater A sweeping...

NYC Theater’s Awards Season Heats up as Drama Desk Nominations Are Announced

Nominations were announced for the 63rd Annual Drama Desk Awards on April 26 by Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt stars and Broadway veterans Jane Krakowski Tituss Burgess at...

Afterglow

Afterglow is a raw, one-act play exploring the emotional, intellectual, and physical connections between three men and the broader implications within their relationships. Josh...

Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes

The revival of Tony Kushner’s 1991 Pulitzer-Prize winning epic, Angels in America, could not have come at a more appropriate time. The rocky political climate has shifted focus...

Happy Hour Headlines: Trump’s Trans Ban, BenDeLa Creme, and Craigslist Says “No” to Hook Ups

You can think twice about finding Mr. Right Now on Craigslist; Plus BenDeLaCreme pens an amazing manifesto and 45’s Trans ban now sadly becomes U.S. government policy. Trans...

The Power of Two Albee Plays Combines in At Home at the Zoo

Two short works by a legendary gay playwright merge as Homelife and The Zoo Story become Edward Albee’s At Home at the Zoo. You can find this evening at the Pershing Square...

Laurie Metcalf, Glenda Jackson and Alison Pill Unite for Albee’s Three Tall Women

There’s been talk about a revival of Edward Albee’s Three Tall Women for some time. Now, Academy Award winner Glenda Jackson joins Emmy and Tony Award winner Laurie Metcalf...

Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes

The political themes of Tony Kushner’s 1991 Pulitzer Prize-winning epic, Angels in America, continue to ring true more than a quarter century later. The fantastical two-part...

British Acrobats Soar in A New Show Sharing Their Bromance

When we caught up with the Brit boys behind Bromance, they were bruised, jet-lagged and more charming than they are nimble. Which is plenty....