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LezFest Producer Libby Lane

LezFest Chicago Motivates Community for Women's Words Weekend

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 23
On July 28, Pride Films and Plays presents "LezFest: A One Night Fling," a celebration in words, songs, music and theater at Mary's Attic. Join PFP for an evening all about ladies who love ladies who are artists.

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Theatre Reviews

An Octoroon

By Marcus Scott | May 4
Playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins joins the masterful ranks of Lydia R. Diamond, Tarrell Alvin McCraney and Katori Hall with his subversive "An Octoroon" at Soho Rep.

Suli Holum performance is delivered in intimate HD in ArtEmerson’s "The Wholehearted"

The Wholehearted

By Michael Cox | Apr 24
Stein/Holum Project brings the power of the close-up to the Arts Emerson Jackie Liebergott Black Box in "The Wholehearted." Staged in an intimate setting, it uses video projection to bring the audience closer to Suli Holum’s nuanced performance.

From "Not by Bread Alone" at ArtsEmerson

Not by Bread Alone

By Michael Cox | Apr 4
With their production of "Not by Bread Alone," Tel Aviv’s Nalaga’at Deaf-Blind Acting Ensemble prperiences are valuable and necessary.

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Theatre Features

Christopher Henley and Jay Hardee

Christopher Henley and Jay Hardee Juggle Their Twin Roles in Theater and at Home

By Doug Rule | Jul 20
"I asked Christopher out on a date the day before we went to Poland," Jay Hardee says. "And it went well, and then Poland was very romantic. Our cast mates dubbed us the 'Make Out Boys.' "

Elizabeth McCain in "A Lesbian Belle Tells" at Fringe

The Queer Fringe: A Roundup of LGBT-Related Shows at Capital Fringe

By Doug Rule | Jul 17
As ever, among the 145 productions at this year's ninth annual festival, there are a couple handfuls of shows with obvious appeal to LGBT denizens of D.C.

Scout Durwood ukes it up

From ’Vegas’ to New York: Scout Durwood Plays the Dixon HOT!

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 9
Scout Durwood, the chanteuse behind the character Lady Scoutington, brings her cabaret-style Vegas revue "Woman of Whimsy: This Would Kill in Vegas" to the Dixon Place HOT Fest on July 10.

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