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  1. Alex Minsky to Throw First Pitch at 3rd Annual Drag Queen World Series, 5/10Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Reinhold, Keith Carradine and Beverly D'Angelo. Shores wrote the screenplay and executive produced the film. Sordid Lives, his fourth play, opened in Los Angeles in 1996 and ran 13 sold-out months. The play went on to win 14 Drama-Logue Theatre ...

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  2. Dir. Del Shores to Continue Southern Baptist Sissies for Limited RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Award-winning writer/director Del Shores (Sordid Lives, Blues For Willadean, "Queer As Folk") is continuing his latest film, Southern Baptist Sissies , in a limited theatrical run. Following a highly successful debut in Palm Springs and Los Angeles, ...

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  3. Southern Baptist Sissies - Movie ReviewRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | ContactMusic.com

    ... and sexuality collide in the American South. It catches the same irreverent but honest tone as Shores' film Sordid Lives (and the accompanying TV series), digging deep beneath the surface to grapple with big issues all viewers can identify with. Set ...

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  4. Olivia Newton-John Is Still The One We WantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | Queerty

    ... who can forget her role as "Bitsy Mae Harling," lesbian bar singer, in both the cult film and Logo TV series, Sordid Lives ? The LGBT community has long embraced Olivia, and she's returned the love performing for several major international gay ...

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  5. ACT 1 2013/2014 season opens October 4th with 'Sordid Lives'Read the original story

    Sep 26, 2013 | Examiner.com

    "Sordid Lives" is often referred to by its tag line, " a black comedy about white trash, " and ACT 1 is proud to be the first Nashville theatre company to bring this crowd-pleasing favorite to Middle Tennessee audiences.

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  6. Southern Baptist Sissies - Movie ReviewRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | ContactMusic.com

    ... and sexuality collide in the American South. It catches the same irreverent but honest tone as Shores' film Sordid Lives (and the accompanying TV series), digging deep beneath the surface to grapple with big issues all viewers can identify with. Set ...

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  7. Get ready to laugh, gasp at 'Sordid Lives'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Newms360.com

    ... in a seedy motel room, the gossip starts flying in Winters, Texas. That's the premise of the Del Shores comedy "Sordid Lives," which is being staged by Corinth Theatre-Arts this weekend. It's not often that theaters in north Mississippi tackle a ...

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  8. Del Shores, of 'Sordid Lives' fame, to host Baltimore double billing of filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Baltimore Sun

    Playwright, film director and LGBT cult favorite Del Shores will be in Baltimore on Sunday for a meet-and-greet with fans, a costume contest and a double billing of two of his films: "Sordid Lives" and "Southern Baptist Sissies."

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  9. Review: Southern Baptist Sissies, by Del ShoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Examiner.com

    ... in Portland, Oregon this week at the Clinton Street Theater, focuses on Mark, played by Emerson Collins (Sordid Lives), who is a thinker struggling with the church's pressure and disdain toward homosexuality. Mark is one of four young boys who, as ...

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  10. Southern Baptist Sissies - Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | ContactMusic.com

    ... and sexuality collide in the American South. It catches the same irreverent but honest tone as Shores' film Sordid Lives (and the accompanying TV series), digging deep beneath the surface to grapple with big issues all viewers can identify with. Set ...

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  11. Now Playing Onstage in Jackson, MS - Week of 3/30/2014Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and Lyrics by Don Black & Christopher Hampton ; Based on the Billy Wilder Film Click Here for More Information SORDID LIVES Corinth Theatre-Arts Playhouse 4/3-4/6/2014 Winters, Texas, is scandalized when good Christian widow and grandmother Peggy ...

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  12. Southern Baptist Sissies - Movie ReviewRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | ContactMusic.com

    ... and sexuality collide in the American South. It catches the same irreverent but honest tone as Shores' film Sordid Lives (and the accompanying TV series), digging deep beneath the surface to grapple with big issues all viewers can identify with. Set ...

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  13. First April weekend in Corinth full of activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 22 | Newms360.com

    ... to protest unfair employment practices toward black sanitation workers. a Crossroads Playhouse production "Sordid Lives": April 3-6, 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. Admission $12, student $6. A play by Southern playwright Del Shores ...

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  14. Leslie Jordan: Damaged & DivineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Pridesource.com

    ... friend and comedic peer Lily Tomlin. His collaboration with Shores on the play, film and spinoff Logo series "Sordid Lives" inspired his successful self-penned film "Brother Boy." Now he's hosting "The Hookies," the annual male escort awards ...

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  15. Leslie Jordan & Varla Jean Coming to Hobby Center, 5/10Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... includes regional awards for what is likely his best known role, "Brother Boy" in the cult film classic Sordid Lives (both original film and Logo TV series). His creation of the character "Beverly Leslie" for TV's Will & Grace brought him further ...

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  16. B'More Queer Fest presents Del ShoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Washington Blade

    The third event of B'More QFest will be a Del Shores double bill on April 6 that is called a Southern Tragic Double Bill: Del Shores' "Sordid Lives" and "Southern Baptist Sissies".

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  17. Tybee gets 'sordid'Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Connect Savannah

    ... Now DeRossett and Trammel are jumping feet first into an even wilder current with Del Shores' 1996 play Sordid Lives , a rip-roaring portrait of a dysfunctional Southern family billed as "a black comedy about white trash." The plot revolves around ...

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  18. Sordid RevivalsRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... gay man's Rocky Horror Picture Show ," he says, trying to explain the phenomenon of Del Shores' sordid comedy Sordid Lives , which he's staging for the third time at TheatreWorks. "That sounds redundant," he corrects, trying to get things exactly ...

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  19. ACT 1 2013/2014 season opens October 4th with 'Sordid Lives'Read the original story

    Sep 26, 2013 | Examiner.com

    "Sordid Lives" is often referred to by its tag line, " a black comedy about white trash, " and ACT 1 is proud to be the first Nashville theatre company to bring this crowd-pleasing favorite to Middle Tennessee audiences.

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  20. Southern Baptist Sissies - Movie ReviewRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... and sexuality collide in the American South. It catches the same irreverent but honest tone as Shores' film Sordid Lives (and the accompanying TV series), digging deep beneath the surface to grapple with big issues all viewers can identify with. Set ...

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