Gently Down The Stream (Modern Plays) by Martin Sherman

By Martin Sherman

Beau, a pianist expat dwelling in London, meets Rufus, an eccentric younger legal professional, on the sunrise of the web courting revolution. After a existence spent getting better from the disgruntlement and harm of loving males in an international that refused to permit it, Beau is decided to maintain his expectancies low with Rufus.

But Rufus comes from a brand new new release of homosexual males who think happiness is as a lot their correct as a person else's, and what Beau assumed will be simply one other fling grows into essentially the most fabulous and defining relationships of his life.

A remarkably relocating, brilliantly humorous love tale, Gently Down the Stream is the most recent play from acclaimed playwright Martin Sherman. The play displays the triumphs and heartbreaks of the whole size of the homosexual rights flow, celebrating and mourning the ghosts of the lads and girls who led the way in which for equality, marriage and the proper to dream.

It got its international top-rated on the Public Theatre, long island, on 14 March 2017 in a creation starring Tony-award winner Harvey Fierstein.

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