A gay couple, who fought to adopt and are exploring the challenges of gay parenting, find themselves thrust into the pre-school parent pool, which causes anxieties to rise in their lives. More…
Alan and Rob are an older married couple with a three-year-old daughter and a life they fought decades to be allowed to lead. But Alan has begun to feel an attraction to a younger gay dad, his closest straight friend’s marriage is disintegrating before his eyes, and his daughter Nicola seems to prefer Rob, who’s taken to parenting without any of Alan’s insecurities. In the course of one school year, three couples struggle with what it means to be married with children at this head-spinning cultural moment.
See it if you like a show that discusses gay life after equal marriage rights, aims to provoke some thoughts, and contains good acting and staging
Don't see it if you want to see a show that has something deeper than the superficial and the obvious
See it if You are part of a gay family. You want to think about the future for Gay families (rather than look back at the tragedy & civil rights)
Don't see it if You don't understand some gay cliche's.
See it if You like shows about people making sense of the world that doesn't accept them.
Don't see it if You aren't into seeing a show that presents alternate views of life and happiness.
See it if The concepts of open relationships and infidelity spike your interest. Tammy Blanchard steals the show along with Stephen Plunkett
Don't see it if Nudity will startle you (for me it was a bonus) If you just went threw a break up you will cry the whole time (me)
See it if Genial banter on gay parenting and infidelity is exciting enough for a Boys Night Out. Sliding puzzle set suggests complexity. If only.
Don't see it if Frank sexual talk, white gay boy's neurotic problems and heavy petting have you longing for the cattiness and uberdrama of Boys in the Band.
See it if You are interested in married relationships; gay social themes; contemporary, if less than perfect, scripts
Don't see it if you are offended by overt expressions of gay affection or somewhat gratuitous nudity
See it if you'd like to see modern same-sex couples portrayed onstage. This piece's strength is its attention to an often overlooked demographic.
Don't see it if you're looking for a perfect play. There is definitely room for work on the script.