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Ruta Lee Lights Up ELECTRICITY's Opening Night at Oscar's Palm Springs Photo Ruta Lee Lights Up ELECTRICITY's Opening Night at Oscar's Palm Springs
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2021

Critically acclaimed hit LGBTQ+ comedy / drama ELECTRICITY returns to it's record-breaking 3-year run at Oscar's Palm Springs with some extra wattage, when Hollywood icon Ruta Lee steps in to moderate a special post show Q&A with the cast and creative team behind this hit show on Tuesday, September 7th, 2021.

ELECTRICITY Returns To Palm Springs To Continue Its Record-Breaking 3-Year Run Photo ELECTRICITY Returns To Palm Springs To Continue Its Record-Breaking 3-Year Run
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 19, 2021

ELECTRICITY, the highly acclaimed comedy-drama by Terry Ray, starring Ray and Mel England continues a record breaking 3-year run that was only ended by the Pandemic. However the 'end' was only a pause as ELECTRICITY returns every Tuesday night to the stage at the Cabaret Theater at Oscars Cafe & Bar starting September 7th at 7pm!

GILLIGAN'S ISLAND Star Dawn Wells Dies at 82 Photo GILLIGAN'S ISLAND Star Dawn Wells Dies at 82
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 30, 2020

America's favorite castaway, Dawn Wells, passed peacefully this morning, in no pain as a result of complications due to Covid at the age of 82.

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Covid-19 Brings Two Actors Together 'Onstage' And Off, Plus Online Photo Covid-19 Brings Two Actors Together 'Onstage' And Off, Plus Online
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 18, 2020

MAGICAL IGUANA PRODUCTIONS and KAMPFIRE FILMS present the award-winning LGBTQ+ play ELECTRICITY which chronicles the journey of two Gay men from Stonewall to today. 

BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Actor and Playwright Wendy Bryan Michaels Photo BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Actor and Playwright Wendy Bryan Michaels
by Shari Barrett - Apr 16, 2020

This Spotlight focuses on Actor and Playwright Wendy Bryan Michaels whose comedy show, MY SISTER IS SO GAY, is now streaming on Amazon Prime, although pre-production for the next season has ground to a halt due to Covid-19.

BWW Interview: LONI ANDERSON ~ Showbiz Legend Joins Animation Legend Don Bluth In Cel Photo BWW Interview: LONI ANDERSON ~ Showbiz Legend Joins Animation Legend Don Bluth In Celebration Of 30th Anniversary Of ALL DOGS GO TO HEAVEN
by Herbert Paine - Oct 24, 2019

Extensive and far-ranging interview with Loni Anderson. The showbiz legend joins animation legend Don Bluth in celebration of the 30th Anniversary of ALL DOGS GO TO HEAVEN. November 23 at Don Bluth Front Row Theatre.

LGBTQ Play ELECTRICITY Comes to the Revelation Gallery at St. John's in the Village C Photo LGBTQ Play ELECTRICITY Comes to the Revelation Gallery at St. John's in the Village Church
by Stephi Wild - Jun 17, 2019

LGBTQ+ HISTORY PROJECT THE LAVENDER EFFECT¬ģ is pleased to present, in celebration of this year's historic 50th Anniversary of Stonewall and World Pride in New York City, the award-winning LGBTQ+ play ELECTRICITY which chronicles the LGBTQ+ journey of two Gay men from Stonewall to today. The award-winning production, starring playwright and actor Terry Ray and Off-Broadway veteran Mel England, and directed by Steve Rosenbaum will play two benefit performances only at the Revelation Gallery at St. John's in the Village Church (224 Waverly Place, btw 7th Ave/W. 11th St.). Performances are Thursday, June 27 at 2:00 p.m. and Saturday, June 29 at 2:00 p.m. Tickets may be reserved in advance for $40 (premium seats), $25 (general admission) at ElectricityNYC.BrownPaperTickets.com, or purchased at the door for a $25 suggested donation, upon availability.

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by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2019

LGBTQ+ HISTORY PROJECT THE LAVENDER EFFECT is pleased to present, in celebration of this year's historic 50th Anniversary of Stonewall and World Pride in New York City, the award-winning LGBTQ+ play ELECTRICITY which chronicles the LGBTQ+ journey of two Gay men from Stonewall to today. 

BWW Review: ELECTRICITY at INNdulge Lights Up The Night Photo BWW Review: ELECTRICITY at INNdulge Lights Up The Night
by Kay Kudukis - Mar 18, 2019

Playwright Terry Ray's Electricity, the story of two gay men trying to figure out how they fit into each other's world, is a powerful reminder that we are worthy of being loved, even if we think we are broken. Not to mention, you'll laugh your past off.

Palm Spring Pride Continues With The Hit Gay Comedy/Drama ELECTRICITY Photo Palm Spring Pride Continues With The Hit Gay Comedy/Drama ELECTRICITY
by Stephi Wild - Nov 5, 2018

This weekend Palm Springs celebrates PRIDE! But PRIDE does not end on Sunday it continues with the cast of the hit LGBTQ comedy/drama ELECTRICITY with 2 shows this week: Tuesday, Nov 6 & Wednesday, Nov 7!

Hit Gay Comedy/Drama ELECTRICITY Begins Second Year in Palm Springs Photo Hit Gay Comedy/Drama ELECTRICITY Begins Second Year in Palm Springs
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2018

ELECTRICITY, the hit LGBTQ comedy/drama begins it's second year in Palm Springs, after celebrating it's one-year anniversary in August. The critically-acclaimed production of ELECTRICITY, a new American play written and starring TERRY RAY ("My Sister is So Gay") and co-starring MEL ENGLAND ("Best Day Ever"), moved to Palm Springs after a run in Los Angeles, and has also played in cities across the country.

Jason Stuart's LIKE FATHER Drops Today Photo Jason Stuart's LIKE FATHER Drops Today
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 25, 2018

On July 25th, Jason Stuart the film LIKE FATHER will premiere on DEKKOO's streaming service. He acts, directs and produced 'the little film that could'. LIKE FATHER revolves around a Jewish New Yorker, who is a bedridden patriarch dying of lung cancer (Jason Stuart). His gay African American son (Nic Few) wants him to admit he was a bad father. Instead, Lenny confesses (for the very first time to another human being), that despite his long-lasting marriage and faithfulness to Jake's mother (Denise Dowse), he's always been attracted to men but never acted on it. Co-starring Terry Ray, Mike C. Manning and Daniyar. Written by David A. Lee & Daniel Vaillancourt and executive produced by Scott Crawford. 

Sexual Sparks Fly As ELECTRICITY Celebrates A One Year Run In The Desert Photo Sexual Sparks Fly As ELECTRICITY Celebrates A One Year Run In The Desert
by David Green - Jul 24, 2018

The Producers of the hit LGBTQ play ELECTRICITY are happy to announce that August marks the production's one-year anniversary in Palm Springs, CA!  Outside of the legendary FABULOUS PALM SPRINGS FOLLIES, few plays have run as long in this world-famous international resort destination.  The critically-acclaimed production of ELECTRICITY, a new American play written and starring TERRY RAY  ("My Sister is So Gay") and co-starring MEL ENGLAND ("Best Day Ever"), moved to Palm Springs after a run in Los Angeles, and has also played in cities across the country.

ELECTRICITY Comes to Camp Bar 7/12 - 14 Photo ELECTRICITY Comes to Camp Bar 7/12 - 14
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2018

ELECTRICITY, the critically-acclaimed, hilarious, sexy and powerful LGBTQ play starring TV's TERRY RAY (writer and star of My Sister is So Gay, From Here on Out, and Gaydar) and Indie Film star MEL ENGLAND (Best Day Ever and Ron and Laura Take Back America) is coming to Minneapolis/St. Paul. Dazzling audiences in Los Angeles and Palm Springs for more than two years, this unique theater experience is hitting the road for the first time at The Cabaret at Camp Bar in St. Paul for three nights only, July 12 - 14! The July 12 show will include a fundraiser for The Aliveness Project, a Minneapolis organization that links people living with HIV to resources for leading healthy, self-directed lives.

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