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Le Blanc

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Members say: Resonant, Edgy, Thought-provoking

About the show

This new, non-linear, full-length play explores race and sexuality alongside our American judicial, health care, and law enforcement systems from a black, All-American, queer perspective. More…

'Le Blanc' uses the American foster care/adoption, child welfare, and adult judicial system as a backdrop to tell the rags to riches, demise, and redemption of a fictional world famous dancer and choreographer. Through a series of interviews both spoken and acted out, it explores the life of Wellington – from his humble beginnings as a motherless child in the foster care/adoption system of California, to his sexy exploits as a serial monogamist with a diverse selection of male and female lovers, all the way through his unconventional outlook and relationship with HIV/AIDS, and right into his underground rise to notoriety on the NYC gay ballroom scene as a member of the 'House Of Le Blanc.”

Already closed | The PIT Loft (Chelsea)

Thought-provoking, Resonant, Edgy

See it if You are interested in Black gay life; the life of young people without families who come out of the foster care system

Don't see it if You like dance to be done on a full stage, lines that you cannot hear bother you a lot, dislike acting that seems acted

Also This could be a great play but it needs work on the timing, better tra... Read more Read less