Sometimes it takes a young actor with a fresh perspective on deaf culture to explain what theatre – and the hearing world – has been missing. Joshua Castille is riding the crest of success as an actor, and is working to bridge the gap between deaf and hearing audiences in new and innovative ways.
Director Ben Gunderson says The Maids easily comes alive “in our climate of class warfare and complex gender dynamics, but these issues are only stars in the constellation.”
Tab Hunter is an important figure in Hollywood’s hidden LGBT history and in this interview, we get to know his human side as he talks about being brought up by a strict Germanic mother, growing older, and his affection for John Waters and Divine.
The tragedy in Orlando was noted last night by the host of the Tony Awards, James Cordon, but in the great tradition of show business, the show went on.
The evergreen Lettuce writes and sings her own material and not only has the glam of an old time movie star, but she also is an unparalleled monologist, stand-up comic and satirist.
“Craig Lucas’ latest work is a gorgeous play about what it means to believe in other people and to choose life even in the darkest of moments,” says Huntington Theatre Company Artistic Director Peter DuBois.
Unpredictable Chelsea opens with comments about trans bathrooms, then sings “Happy Birthday” with Christina Aguilera before welcoming openly gay Robbie Rogers of the LA Galaxy to talk about “out” athletes, Vladimir Putin and the World Cup. This is not your usual television, it’s Netflix, and there are no commercials to get in the way of the fun, either.