Coming up at Trafalgar Studios 2 Confessions Of A Dancewhore, Wolfboy, State Fair
Three musical productions coming up at the Trafalgar Studio 2 Theatre...
CONFESSIONS OF A DANCEWHORE, by Michael Twaits, opens 24 June 2010, following previews from 22 June - running to 3 July 2010. 'Politics and pop culture clash in this foul-mouthed theatrical cabaret - an accomplished and vivid performance for everyone who has ever felt like an 'other'. Remixed and revisited for Pride 2010 Confessions of A Dancewhore fuses comedy, burlesque, drag and new media performance to explore the contradictions and cliches of queer life.'
WOLFBOY, Music & lyrics by Leon Parris, Book by Russell Labey, adapted from Brad Fraser’s original play of the same title, opens 8 July 2010, following previews from 8 Jul - running to 31 July 2010. Directed by Russell Labey. Two boys share an intimate adventure in an institution: Bernie's a Grade 'A' golden boy who has attempted suicide, David's a street hustler who may or may not have the powers of a wolf.
STATE FAIR opens 5 Aug 2010, following previews from 3 Aug - running to 28 Aug 2010. Directed by Thom Southerland. (This production was at the Finborough Theatre in Aug 2009). Music by Richard Rodgers. Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. Book by Tom Briggs and Louis Mattioli. Based on the novel by Phil Stong and the screenplay by Oscar Hammerstein II. Set against the colourful backdrop of an American heartland tradition, State Fair travels with the Frake family as they leave behind the routine of the farm for three days of adventure at the 1946 annual Iowa State Fair.