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MD Theatre Guide: TRANS AM

It’s old news that theatre is undergoing a transformation this year due to the pandemic. At the same time, it might be the most important moment for the rawness and immediacy the institution offers. This is something that is perfectly captured in Keegan Theatre’s new show, Trans Am, a world-premiere musical and one-woman rock performance.

Broadway World: TRANS AM

TRANS AM is the autobiographical tale of Lisa Stephen Friday’s life so far – her upbringing in conservative Fayetteville, her rise to fame, her fall from grace, her journey to rebuild, and, most importantly, her path of self-discovery. Lisa shows us what it’s like to struggle with an identity when you don’t have the vocabulary or

DC Metro Theater Arts: TRANS AM and FROM GUMBO TO MUMBO

In two live shows at Keegan Theatre, a trans woman and two Black men get real The Keegan Theatre’s streamed live performances from their stage are the closest thing I’ve seen so far to theater as we remember it avant le deluge. They are presenting two pieces in repertory, which investigate vital aspects of identity,

DC Theatre Scene: TRANS AM

Trans rock star Lisa Stephen Friday debuts her personal story in TRANS AM At its heart, Trans Am is an autobiographical ode in the style of a rock opera, that draws inspiration from the folk-rock like stereotype of the singer-storyteller. Lisa Stephen Friday, in her one-woman autobiographical show receiving its world premiere at Keegan Theatre, brings

Keegan Announces Return to Mainstage with Virtual Fall Rep

World Premiere of TRANS AM, Award-Winning FROM GUMBO TO MUMBO Stream Nov 12-29 October 1, 2020: The Keegan Theatre announces its return to mainstage programming with a pair of productions being streamed live from the Keegan stage November 12-29, 2020. The fall repertory includes the world premiere of TRANS AM, a new rock musical by

Keegan Announces Special Events in Connection to Anna Ziegler’s BOY

Panels on Gender Follow BOY and ALIX IN WONDERLAND Staged Reading February 3, 2020: The Keegan Theatre is pleased to announce two moderated post-show discussions and audience talkbacks on the subject of gender identity after the theatre’s mainstage production of Anna Ziegler’s play BOY and a staged reading of Buzz Mauro and Norman Allen’s new musical



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Keegan PLAY-RAH-KA

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