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In rhyming monologues and song, Elegies for Angels, Punks, and Raging Queens tells the stories of some 30 people who have died from AIDS. And then there’s Elegies for Angels, Punks, and Raging Queens–a sad, funny, extraordinarily moving musical theater piece about people lost. Doors: pm / Show: pm. $ Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens: A Benefit Concert with Bill Russell & Friends. Birdland.

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March of the Falsettos. She should find the laughs pynks stay away from pathos. So they said, ‘How about casting one person in each role? Panels, primarily created by family or friends of the person commemorated, have been sent from countries all over the world. British accent can work. Spend It While You Can. Sign In You’ll have to sign in before you share your experience.

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The piece has elegie performed everywhere from small discos to grand theaters, but whatever the situation – simple is best. I Don’t Do That Anymore. She responded enthusiastically and we began. The continued qieens for events like this was recently brought home to Bruce Harris yet again. Due to constraints of time, space and money, the previous incarnations of Elegies Here is a link to the audio instead. NAT – A fire and brimstone orator, traditionally costumed as a priest or minister.


On application to rights holder Discography: Because the poems portrayed the perspective of characters who had died, they are voiced in past tense.

Rabing original productions were directed by Bill Russell. Younger is heart-breaking but often includes projection problems. All should be comfortable performing in pop styles. Has traditionally been black. Has often been black. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Nobody’s been able to do it since it was first done in New York in ? An ethnic minority is highly preferable.

Each of the monologues is written from the perspective of characters who’ve died from AIDS and the songs represent the feelings of friends and family members dealing with the loss. Cast Size Cast Size 20m, 11f. Important that the actor can find the humor in the monologue.

Elegies for Angels, Punks, and Raging Queens

They cannot be used to hold auditions, produce the show without a license, or find sheet music for a separate performance. A celebration of lives lost to AIDS told in free-verse monologues with a blues, jazz and rock score, this piece is designed to include the community in a elegjes response to the AIDS crisis. It’s a real cross section.


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Has also been staged using chairs for each actor, bringing to mind the third act of Our Town. It was presented to critical acclaim in London at the King’s Adn Theatre in and the following year at the Criterion Theatre. Rent a digital perusal. License details Licensing fees and rental materials quoted upon application.

At that time, it included approximately 1, panels.