A hard-hitting confrontation: two promising young men struggle with abusive fathers, sexual orientation, and bigotry while coming of age. Set against poetry of Walt Whitman: a searing experience of devastation--innocence and desire overwhelmed by ignorance and brutality.
"this piece is creating a much-needed conversation" NYTHEATER.com
"Christian Santilli, makes "Lilacs" blossom." BACKSTAGE.com
Jack O'Donnell Steven Snyder Marie O'Donnell Kate McGrath Jackie O'Donnell James Deitrich ( 8/22-25) Maxwell Weigel (8/26-29) Jimmy Conlin Tom Saporito Brendan Conlin Christian Santilli
Robert Douglass - the priest Jay Damasco Halsted Larson Helen Schultz Ansley White
Lighting Dan Bedrossian
The Connelly Theater (note: the front of the theater is under work scaffolds, look for the small FRINGE banner.) 220 East 4th Street New York, NY 10009
Sunday August 22 8:30pm Wednesday August 25 6:45pm Thursday August 26 4:45pm ( Fringe High with talk-back) Friday August 27 9:30pm Sunday August 29 3:45pm