Pride, Yitzhak-Style! See Darren Criss and Team Hedwig Having a Blast at NYC Pride!
01 Jul 2015
The Hetrick-Martin Institute (HMI), the nation's oldest and largest LGBTQ youth service organization, has partnered with Broadway's Hedwig and the Angry Inch for the New York City Pride Parade, which was held June 28. Darren Criss and Rebecca Naomi Jones were featured on the HMI parade float alongside HMI youth members who walked during the parade. Jones offers these thrilling pics of Team HMI and some other colorful parade revelers!
Church vs. Stage: Actors of Faith on Supporting Equal Rights
30 Jun 2015 --
The Supreme Court's historic ruling on gay marriage June 26 left many members of the Broadway community singing its praises, including actors who attend religious worship services. Prior to the ruling, as part of Playbill's 30 Days of Pride, Broadway veterans and newcomers had weighed in on being people of faith and their support for equal rights.
Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.