TORCH SONG Runs Sept. 29-Oct. 9

NKU_Torch Song logoTORCH SONG
Northern Kentucky University
Sept. 29-Oct. 9
Stauss Theatre [Highland Heights]

Directed by Michael Hatton
Music directed by Damon Stevens

TORCH SONG is the two-act revival of Harvey Fierstein’s Tony Award-winning Torch Song Trilogy. The life of Arnold Beckoff, a torch song-singing, Jewish drag queen living in New York City, is dramatized over the span of the late 1970s and early 1980s. Told with a friendly, human voice, Torch Song follows Arnold’s odyssey to find happiness in New York. Along the way, Arnold experiences love, loss, and misadventure. A visit from his overbearing mother reminds him that he needs one thing more: respect.

9/24/21 Covid Policy: NKU is following all CDC and government guidelines, and continues to monitor the COVID situation. SOTA plans to be at full capacity in public venues. Healthy@NKU remains an important part of our plan even with the easing of certain restrictions. Masks are required indoors on campus for all persons, vaccinated and unvaccinated. The vaccines are safe and effective in preventing serious disease. Please get vaccinated if you have not done so already.
Note: Always verify the latest policy changes before attendance.

  • Wed-Sat, Sept. 29-Oct. 2 at 7:30pm
  • Sun, Oct. 3 at 2pm
  • Wed-Sat, Oct. 6-9 at 7:30pm

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