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Has New York Queer Theater Gone Stale?

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This fall, the New York theater community has set the stage for a parade of revivals that are gay in every sense of the word. In addition to recreations of late 20th century installations like M. Butterfly (with Clive Owen as the subtly queer protagonist) and When Pigs Fly (a musical revue with drag queens…

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Let’s Cast The Boys In The Band Revival

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When The Boys in the Band, Mart Crowley’s play about a birthday party that becomes a hellish night of unleashed secrets for a group of close-knit gay pals, opened off-Broadway in 1968, it made history as the first produced dramatic play to deal honestly with homosexuality. The show was an immediate sensation, running for more than…

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