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  1. Lantern Theatre auditions for 'Sordid Lives' to be held April 20 and 21Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Log Cabin Democrat

    The Lantern Theatre and Conway Community Arts will hold auditions for its upcoming Late Night at the Lantern production of "Sordid Lives" by Del Shores on Monday and Tuesday, April 20, and 21 at 7 p.m. at The Lantern, 1021 Van Ronkle in downtown Conway. "Sordid Lives" is billed as a "black comedy about white trash."

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  2. Emmy Winner Leslie Jordan Brings 'Say Cheese!' to Feinstein's at the Nikko TonightRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... musical theatre debut in 2011 ("The Lucky Guy"). His defining role as "Brother Boy" in the cult film sensation "Sordid Lives" evolved into a well-received prequel on the LOGO Channel. As the celebrated author and star of his own HBO Special ("Pink ...

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  3. Broadway lyricist Mindi Dickstein to speak at workshopRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Coastal Point

    ... 2015," said Wesley Paulson, executive director. "In 2014, we were fortunate to host Del Shores, the writer of 'Sordid Lives,' which we presented on stage last summer. Hosting creative talents like Ms. Dickstein and Mr. Shores allows members of the ...

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  4. Broadway lyricist Mindi Dickstein at Clear Space workshop March 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Cape Gazette

    ... to 17," said Wesley Paulson, executive director. "In 2014 we were fortunate to host Del Shores, the writer of 'Sordid Lives,' which we presented on stage last summer. Hosting creative talents like Ms. Dickstein and Mr. Shores allows members of the ...

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  5. Clear Space Theatre Company to Welcome Little Women's Mindi Dickstein for Workshop, 3/22Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Wesley Paulson, Executive Director. Paulson adds: "in 2014 we were fortunate to host Del Shores , the writer of SORDID LIVES which we presented on stage last summer. Hosting creative talents like Ms. Dickstein and Mr. Shores allows member s of the ...

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  6. 9 Best New Gay Movies On Netflix StreamingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Phillymag.com

    ... to Rotten Tomatoes scores, nixing ones that got one of those green-spooge ratings. This does not apply to Sordid Lives , however, which is an amazingly hilarious film-a gay classic!-which only pulled in a critic rating of 37 percent. Blasphemy! ...

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  7. Leslie Jordan Presents "Say Cheese: My Life in Front of the Camera"Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | South Florida Blade

    ... in 2006. He is also well-known to gay audiences for his performance as "Brother Boy" in the film and TV series Sordid Lives . He has written a number of original stage plays, such as My Trip Down the Carpet, Stories I Can't Tell Mama , and Fruit Fly ...

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  8. Station 4 & Rose RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2012 | Dallas Observer

    ... u'll be dancing your pants off real soon. For some, that's not an... Del Shores, the playwright responsible for Sordid Lives, Daddy's Dyin' (Who's Got the Will?) and Yellow, is in recent years trying out a new way to write for the stage:...

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  9. Leslie Jordan Performs 'Say Cheese' at Martinis Above Fourth Table + Stage TonightRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Leslie Jordan , famed Will & Grace and Sordid Lives guest star returns to Martinis Above Fourth Table + Stage in San Diego in his new show, Say Cheese: My Life in Front of the Camera, tonight, February 11 and tomorrow, February 12. Known for his Emmy Award-winning portrayal of Karen's arch nemesis Beverley Leslie on Will and Grace, his twisted performance as "Brother Boy" in the hilarious screen adaptation of Sordid Lives, and his memorable role in The Help, comedian and actor Leslie Jordan will appear at Martinis Above Fourth Table + Stage for two shows only on Wednesday, February 11 and Thursday, February 12 at 8:00 PM. Jordan returns to MA4 with his all-new show, Say Cheese: My Life In Front of the Camera.

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  10. Emmy Winner Leslie Jordan to Bring 'Say Cheese!' to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 3/26-28Read the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... musical theatre debut in 2011 ("The Lucky Guy"). His defining role as "Brother Boy" in the cult film sensation "Sordid Lives" evolved into a well-received prequel on the LOGO Channel. As the celebrated author and star of his own HBO Special ("Pink ...

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  11. 'Die Hard': Where are they now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... which has entered its final season on NBC. She also starred in the early-2000s show "The Division" and in "Sordid Lives," both the movie and TV versions. She is Macaulay Culkin's aunt. Bedelia is 66. Photo: NBC, Getty '90s kids know Reginald ...

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  12. ACT 1's Daddy's Dyin', Who's Got the Will? is an amusing Southern-fried diversionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Nashville Scene

    In 2013, Nashville audiences were treated to the work of playwright Del Shores, whose Southern Baptist Sissies and Sordid Lives were both performed before excellent local houses. Shores' lovably lunatic works are set in Texas and aim for the comical heart of the folks he knows so well from his home state.

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  13. Leslie Jordan to Perform 'Say Cheese' at Martinis Above Fourth Table + Stage, 2/11-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Leslie Jordan , famed Will & Grace and Sordid Lives guest star returns to Martinis Above Fourth Table + Stage in San Diego in his new show, Say Cheese: My Life in Front of the Camera, on Wednesday, February 11 and Thursday, February 12. Known for his Emmy Award-winning portrayal of Karen's arch nemesis Beverley Leslie on Will and Grace, his twisted performance as "Brother Boy" in the hilarious screen adaptation of Sordid Lives, and his memorable role in The Help, comedian and actor Leslie Jordan will appear at Martinis Above Fourth Table + Stage for two shows only on Wednesday, February 11 and Thursday, February 12 at 8:00 PM. Jordan returns to MA4 with his all-new show, Say Cheese: My Life In Front of the Camera.

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  14. North Mississippi community theaters head to competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... down. In addition to Tupelo, Corinth Theatre-Arts will be in attendance with its production of last April's "Sordid Lives." "It's not so often that theaters in north Mississippi tackle a play as saucy as 'Sordid Lives' - there's plenty of adult ...

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  15. Sordid LivesRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | DVD Verdict

    Sordid Lives is about a gay West Hollywood stage actor who is coming home to his small Texas town to attend the funeral for his grandmother. The problem is he is still struggling with his identity and coming out to his extended family.

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  16. Lantern Theatre kicks off 2015 season with Charlie Brown parodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... Free, Tricia; and Sarah Rawlinson, Marcy. The other play planned for the Late Night at the Lantern in 2015 is "Sordid Lives," described as a "black comedy about white trash." "It takes place at a trailer park in Texas and it's absolutely, ...

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  17. 'Die Hard': Where are they now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | SFGate

    ... which has entered its final season on NBC. She also starred in the early-2000s show "The Division" and in "Sordid Lives," both the movie and TV versions. She is Macaulay Culkin's aunt. Bedelia is 66. '90s kids know Reginald VelJohnson as Carl ...

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  18. Playwright Del Shores to visit Charleston, performRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... the real people who inspired some of his most outrageous characters. He is the writer of the cult classic play "Sordid Lives" as well as writer and director of the "Sordid Lives" television series and film. He also was a writer on the television ...

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  19. Theatre Out Presents 'Last Christmas I Gave You My Heart,' Opening TonightRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... both on and off the stage and was last seen as the under-appreciated, scandalous Bitsy Mae in Del Shores ? Sordid Lives. A talented dancer as well, Stansfield has also contributed significantly to the choreography of Last Christmas? Julian Ronquillo ...

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  20. Del Shores is bringing his sordid best to CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Charleston City Paper

    ... seven full-length stage plays, including Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got The Will? , Southern Baptist Sissies , and Sordid Lives (all of which have been adapted into feature films); work on multiple television series including Dharma & Greg and Queer as ...

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