Hair Cast, Avenue Q Puppets and Playbill Readers Celebrate Marriage Equality in NY
The jubilant Broadway community was abuzz July 24, the very first day same-sex couples could be legally married in the state of New York. The festivities included a special "Be-In" benefit concert by the cast of Hair and the long-awaited marriage of Avenue Q puppets Rod and Ricky. Playbill.com also received a few photos from readers sharing their joy on the momentous day.
Councilmen Jimmy Van Brammer and John Liu cut the ceremonial wedding cake with Rose and Autumn Sol of Sunnyside and Gregory Levine and Shane Serkiz of Astoria. They were the first female and male couples to marry in Queens.