You haven’t been able to come out to your Mom until this very moment. Your Dad told you you’d be better off dead than being a “fag”. Is this Mom’s reaction what her son expected?
Synopsis of Shades:
Miguel is a troubled high school student who enjoys taunting gays. When a gift from his second-base girlfriend ends up changing his life forever, he is set off on an often comedic course of self-acceptance of his own sexuality. Going gay has never been this dysfunctional.
Shades, written by Tom Hartley. Directed by Odalys Nanin. Performed at Macha Theatre, 2014. Featuring Armando Broncas, Lori Allen Thomas.
Other performances featured Andrew Danner, Chera Holland, Daniel Rivera, Deja Soufka, Keiko Terashima, Monique Lukens.