TONY AWARD WINNER GEORGE FAISON CELBRATES GAY PRIDE IN HARLEM WITH NEW PLAY ACCEPT “EXCEPT” LGBT NY BEGINNING JUNE 21, 2012 THRU JULY 8TH
Accept “Except” LGBT NY, written by Karimah, has a cast led by spoken word artist/poet Cynthia Keteku, known as Ceez Liive and Sean Phillips Knock Me A Kiss (2011 Audelco winner best dramatic production). Lighting Design by Thurston Reyes and Costume Design by Project Runway and Tony Award nominee (The Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess) Esosa.
Accept “Except” LGBT NY is about the struggle for justice in America from slavery to modern day Gay Rights. It tells the story of two gay twenty year olds running from the Law, a male from the 18th Century and a female from the 21st century.