His hopes of following in his hero's footsteps seem impossible until he arrives in New York, where a collection of colorful characters challenge him to live his dream. Manuel Simons in Queer in the U. It's his fantasy of wanting the life of a libertine and staying young forever. As always, there is a formidable LGBT presence, and a selection of those offerings is provided below. Avant-garde theater, German lesbians, and the US military are among the topics in this blend of social and political satire. As always, there is a formidable LGBT presence, and a selection of those offerings is provided below. While the festival is always centered around the Exit Theatre venues on Eddy and Taylor streets, there is ongoing experimentation with alternative locales.
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Even if you can find a few leaves that are changing color, a surer seasonal sign is the arrival of the annual San Francisco Fringe Festival, running Sept. The Gay Poetry of Walt Whitman. The solo play follows its protagonist, trapped in an airport, as past loves, present obligations, and future fantasies collide through story, dance, and song.
In Queer in the U.