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written by

Charles Busch

directed by Kenneth Elliott

Tom Aulino, Charles Busch, Robert Carey, Kenneth Elliott, Andy Halliday, Arnie Kolodner, 
Theresa Marlowe, Meghan Robinson
(Understudies included Michael Belanger,  Elizabeth Dennehy, Laurence Overmire and Randi Klein)



Set and Graphic Design

B.T. Whitehill

Costume Design

John Glaser

Wig Design

Elizabeth Katherine Carr

Lighting Design

Vivien Leone


Jeff Veazey 


Production Stage Manager

Elizabeth Katherine Carr

Produced Off-Broadway by

Theatre-in-Limbo, Kenneth Elliott and Gerald Davis

Provincetown Playhouse

June 19, 1985

First performed at the Limbo Lounge in New York City's East Village in 1984.  It became so popular it was moved to Off-Broadway in June of 1985.   One of the longest running plays in Off-Broadway history, it ran five years at the Provincetown Playhouse.  

“Nothing escapes the demolition by laughter… The audience laughs at the first line and goes right on laughing at every line to the end, and even at some of the silences. That’s no mean achievement. ” 

Bruckner, The New York Times

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