South Florida is all a buzz becuase of a new LGBT theatre company called Kutumba Theatre Project (KTP). Kutumba Theatre Project (KTP) is a collective, focusing on stage projects and new development of works that give a voice to the LGBT community, including women's interests, as well as issues that cover underserved communities. Please take note, this current hot and steamy play contains Adult Content.
The new LGBT theatre company presents the 2008 GLADD award wining play "The Beebo Brinker Chronicles" by Kate Moira Ryan and Linda S. Chapman. The play is based on books by Ann Bannon, directed by Kim Ehly, Artistic Director and founder of Kutumba Theatre Project. "The Beebo Brinker Chronicles appeals to straight and gay audineces, also has a Gay male storyline, a married couple. It really has something for everyone, it's sexy, and I might add the iconic fities music and wardrobe are fabulous!" Kim Ehly.
"The Beebo Brinker Chronicles" is a lesbian pulp fiction play set in the late 1950’s and early 1960’s, based on three novels by Ann Bannon, one of which was the second best selling paperback of 1957. "The Beebo Brinker Chronicles’" world premiere production in Manhattan enjoyed sold out audiences for the entire run.
“Set in pre-Stonewall Greenwich Village, "The Beebo Brinker Chronicles" celebrates the era when 'the love that dares not speak its name' began breaking the old rules. Fueled by booze and furtive sex, the play follows the lives and loves of Laura, Beth and Beebo as they navigate uncharted territories of desire. Beth and Laura, secret lovers in college, went separate ways after graduation: Beth married and had children, Laura moved to New York. Both pine for each other, but before they can reunite, they find themselves entangled in the web of Beebo Brinker...”
All performances at Galleria FLCT Studio Theatre located in the Galleria Mall (also known as The Fort Lauderdale Children’s Theatre), 2542B E Sunrise Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304. Parking for the theatre is in Lime Parking section 3J. For more information call 954-646-1000. For tickets visit: www.brownpapertickets.com or www.brownpapertickets.com/event/432890. General Admission is only $25 per ticket, the Studio Theatre is intimate, with no bad seats in the house.
"The Beebo Brinker Chronicles" plays from September 6, 2013 until September 29, 2013. Friday and Saturday at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday at 5:00 p.m. and Stars Niki Fridh, Rayner G. Garranchan, Christina Groom, Blaze Powers, Matt Stabile, and Sandi M. Stock.
The Beebo Brinker Chronicles contains Adult Content! For information on Kutumba Theatre Project visit www.facebook.com/kutumbatheatreproject.com. "The Beebo Brinker Chronicles" is the second production for Kutumba Theatre Project.
Kim Ehly, founder of Kutumba Theatre Project (KTP), is a thirty year veteran of the theatre and has worked in film, TV, and theatre in NYC, LA, and South Florida. Kim has a BFA from FAU in Acting/Directing. "Baby GirL", KTP’s first outing, received critical acclaim and enjoyed sold out audiences. “Kutumba” has various meanings in many languages and they all resonate with the mission of the Kutumba Theatre Project. Kutumba: to leap, to strut proudly, a unique bond amongst community members, family or kin.
"Theatre Chat support the efforts of KTP as they strut to the Studio Theatre stage to present LGBT compelling new works for our staright and gay community. This current hot, steamy Lesbian, pulp fiction, award winning play is presented right here in Ft Lauderdale Florida, by a new GLBT friendly theatre company bursting with stouthearted creativity." Theatre Chat.