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

    Saturday Dec 6 | 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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  2. Theatre Out Presents 'Last Christmas I Gave You My Heart,' Opening TonightRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | 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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  3. Del Shores is bringing his sordid best to CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | 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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  4. Theatre Out to Present 'Last Christmas I Gave You My Heart,' Opening 12/5Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | 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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  5. Big Gay Love Starring Nicholas Brendon and Jonathan Lisecki on DVD 12/2Read the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 'Criminal Minds', Coherence), Jonathan Lisecki (writer-director-star of the hit comedy 'Gayby') and Ann Walker (Sordid Lives, Southern Baptist Sissies), Big Gay Lovehas been a hit with audiences and critics around the world. Following the world ...

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  6. Sordid LivesRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    Playwright Del Shores serves up a heaping helping of Southern-fried comic melodrama in this play about infidelity, country and western music, and Airstream trailers.

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  7. Saucy - Sordid Lives' opens at Averitt tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Statesboro Herald

    The lives of sisters Latrelle, LaVonda and Sissy are unsettled further than usual as they are burdened with planning the funeral for their sister, Peggy.

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  8. BWW Interviews: Del Shores Brings His Sordid Best To The Copa Palm Springs 11/6-7Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Del Shores has established himself as one of America's top playwrights and screenwriters with a string of critical and cult hits including the award winning plays "Daddy's Dyin' " - a subsequent hit film version starred Beau Bridges and Beverly D'Angelo - "The Trials And Tribulations Of A Trailer Trash Housewife", "Southern Baptist Sissies" and the critically acclaimed "Yellow". He is best known for his play "Sordid Lives" which has spawned over 300 additional stage productions, a feature film, and a successful television series for LOGO which starred Olivia Newton John , Rue McClanahan and Leslie Jordan .

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  9. Playwright Del Shores to visit What If? Productions in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Charleston City Paper

    Del Shores, the playwright, TV writer, and cult favorite behind Daddy's Dyin' a Who's Got the Will? and Sordid Lives , is partnering with What If? Productions for a fundraising performance this December. Shores will perform his one-man show Del Shores: My Sordid Best on Wed.

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  10. 'Ripe Conditions' a whirlwind of laughter from Dickson's Gaslight Dinner TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    It's been more than a year since the good folks at Gaslight Dinner Theatre have mounted a production, but after some behind-the-scenes changes, they're back and just as entertaining as ever with "Ripe Conditions" , a splendidly silly story of Lester and Buster, two bickering brothers who weather the storm of a coming tornado that brings with it, the return of a girl they both once courted. In the vein of everything from "Greater Tuna" to Del Shores ' "Sordid Lives", "Ripe Conditions" pokes fun at, but never truly dismisses homespun humor anyone who's spent any length of time south of the Mason Dixon line can appreciate.

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  11. Sordid Lives 2000 720p BluRay x264 REPACK-BRMPRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | 9Down.Com

    Plot: We become intimate with the "Sordid Lives" of a family in a small Texas town preparing for the funeral of the mother. Among the characters are the grandson trying to find his identity in West Hollywood, the son who has spent the past twenty-three years dressed as Tammy Wynette, the sister and her best friend , and the two daughters .

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  12. Del Shores' film screening serves as fundraiser for John Lasiter campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Just one day after a sold-out performance of his latest one-man show, "My Sordid Best", playwright Del Shores will be on-hand at Nashville's Belcourt Theatre Monday, October 13 to screen his latest film, "Southern Baptist Sissies" . The event, scheduled to kick off at 6:15 p.m. with the screening beginning at 6:45 p.m., not only marks the Music City premiere of the latest film from the creator of the hugely popular darkly comedic modern classic, "Sordid Lives", but also serves as a fundraiser for John Lasiter's upcoming 2015 big for Metro Council at Large.

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  13. 'Ripe Conditions' a whirlwind of laughter from Dickson's Gaslight Dinner TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    It's been more than a year since the good folks at Gaslight Dinner Theatre have mounted a production, but after some behind-the-scenes changes, they're back and just as entertaining as ever with "Ripe Conditions" , a splendidly silly story of Lester and Buster, two bickering brothers who weather the storm of a coming tornado that brings with it, the return of a girl they both once courted. In the vein of everything from "Greater Tuna" to Del Shores ' "Sordid Lives", "Ripe Conditions" pokes fun at, but never truly dismisses homespun humor anyone who's spent any length of time south of the Mason Dixon line can appreciate.

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  14. Del Shores' Southern Baptist Sissies Tonight at The BelcourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Nashville Scene

    ... ewell Alexander, Rosemary Alexander and Ann Walker - the latter three all from the cast of Shores' cult classic Sordid Lives . In addition, Breaking Glass Pictures recently announced they will be bringing Southern Baptist Sissies to DVD on Nov. 4.

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  15. 'Sordid Lives' a dramedic look at messy family entanglementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The Orange County Register

    ... to pen dark comedies such as "Southern Baptists Sissies," "Daddy's Dyin': Who's Got the Will?" and, from 1996, "Sordid Lives." A few seasons back, Theatre Out staged "Sissies." Now the troupe tries its hand at "Sordid Lives" - not only Shores' most ...

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  16. Canada's Caroline Rhea to star in 'Sordid Lives' sequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | GlobalNews

    Canadian actress Caroline Rhea is set to star in A Very Sordid Wedding , a sequel to Del Shores' 2001 cult classic Sordid Lives . Rhea, a native of Montreal who is best known for her role on the sitcom Sabrina The Teenage Witch , played Noleta Nethercott on the short-lived 2008 Sordid Lives TV series - taking over the role played by Delta Burke in the original movie.

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  17. Sequel to Del Shores' Smash Cult Hit Sordid Lives AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Award-winning Writer/Director/Producer Del Shores has announced that his next feature film project will be A Very Sordid Wedding, a sequel to his 2001 gay cult classic film Sordid Lives. Bonnie Bedelia , Leslie Jordan and Caroline Rhea are attached to reprise their roles.

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  18. 'Sordid Lives' sequel 'A Very Sordid Wedding' in worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    It's official. There's a script for a "Sordid Lives" sequel. Actors Newell and Rosemary Alexander, who appeared in the 2001 film and other Del Shores productions, say much of the original cast will return for "A Very Sordid Wedding."

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  19. Absurd Comedy Sordid Lives Kicks Off NTC's Fall Season TonightRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of Newnan Theatre Company. "And everyone in Winters, Texas, proves this adage to be true." Del Shores ' "Sordid Lives" opens tonight, August 28 and runs through September 7. Daniel is directing, assisted by Drew Turner. "This is one of the most ...

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  20. Clear Space summer season wraps up Aug. 26 to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Cape Gazette

    Del Shores, author of "Sordid Lives," will be in Rehoboth Beach Sept. 5 and 6 for the play's final performances and his one-man show, "My Sordid Best."

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