Some Men, playwright Terrence McNally's new
musically tinged comedy-drama about the current state of gay
America, begins previews in Philadelphia May 12,
reports Playbill.com. Booked to run at the
Philadelphia Theatre Company until June 11 with an opening
night of May 17, Some Men will star Malcolm
Gets, Barbara Walsh, John Glover, and Stephen Bogardus.
touching, Some Men looks at the evolution of
gay relationships and same-sex marriage in America,"
the Philadelphia Theatre Company told Playbill.com.
"From the Harlem Renaissance to the Stonewall
riots and beyond, Some Men celebrates where we've
been and where we're going."
The openly gay
McNally is a four-time Tony winner who has penned the
books to stage classics including Love! Valour!
Compassion!, Ragtime, and Kiss of the Spider
Woman. He's currently working on the book for the
musical Catch Me if You Can and most recently
wrote the book to Chita Rivera: The Dancer's
Life. (The Advocate)