Hot Sheet: All Those Wonderful People Out There in the Dark

The top 10 entertainment and events highlights on our gaydar this week: from Palestinians in love to a big butch fashion show.



7. THEATER: Skylight Salute Honoring Terrence McNally
Los Angeles’s Skylight Theatre Company honors the great gay playwright with a weekend of star-studded events. Tonight there’s a panel discussion, “Does It Take One to Know One?” on writing gay characters and themes, with McNally and other out showbiz figures, scheduled to include Jeffrey Richman, Max Mutchnick, Dan Bucatinsky, Savannah Dooley, and more. Saturday brings a celebrity reading of McNally’s classic comedy It’s Only a Play, set to feature Griffin Dunne, John Fleck, and Lisa Kudrow, among others. Capping it off Sunday is an all-star performance of scenes and songs from McNally works Ragtime, Master Class, Kiss of the Spider Woman, Love! Valour! Compassion! and more; scheduled participants include Jason Alexander, Ed Asner, Tyne Daly, Johnny Galecki, John Benjamin Hickey, Cheyenne Jackson, Sharon Lawrence, Geoffrey Nauffts, Doris Roberts, Steven Weber, and many others. The first two events are at L.A.’s Skylight Theatre, the last at the Saban Theatre. — Trudy Ring

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