Uptown Players Gay History Series
Uptown Players is pleased to announce the programming for the upcoming Gay History Play Festival. From September 28 through October 19, 2018, Uptown Players will present three plays that focus on GLBTQ themes and history.
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**Angels In America (Reserved Seating)
**Straight and  The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey (General Admission)
Angels In America
Angels In America
Sep 28, 2018 - Oct 07, 2018
Kalita Humphreys Theater, Dallas, TX
BONUS ADD ON EVENT! America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell.
The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey
The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey
Oct 12, 2018 - Oct 21, 2018
Bryant Hall on the Kalita Humphreys Theater Campus, Dallas, TX
THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY - Chuck DeSantis (Terry Martin) is a brash New Jersey detective eager for a case that gets him out from behind his desk. On one extraordinary day, he finds it: the disappearance of teenager Leonard Pelkey. Digging deeper and deeper into Leonard’s life, Chuck follows clues that lead him to unexpected places and show him how one boy’s bravery can light the way toward truth. This solo tour de force play effortlessly brings to life the inhabitants of a colorful seaside town as they awaken to the beauty of being different.
Straight
Straight
Oct 13, 2018 - Oct 21, 2018
Bryant Hall on the Kalita Humphreys Theater Campus, Dallas, TX
Straight is a provocative new play that deals with fidelity, sexuality and identity in "post- equality" America. Funny, sad, sexy and surprising, Straight follows Ben, a 26-year-old investment banker in Boston who struggles to understand what he wants, and what he thinks he should want. Ben feels comfortable in his long-term relationship with Emily — or so it seems. Enter Chris, a college student who’s also coming to terms with his sexuality. What begins as a one-night stand evolves into something more — a significant and sincere connection between two men trying to figure out who they are and who they want to be. Straight takes a hard look at the mo...
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