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Joe Orton Is Having A Moment, 50 Years After His Death

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Gay British playwright Joe Orton is having his well-deserved encore, 50 years after being murdered by his partner Kenneth Halliwell. One of Orton’s most subversive plays,  Loot will finally be staged uncensored, 51 years after its first production in London’s West End, to honor the anniversary of the playwright’s passing in 1967. Also celebrating an…

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