September 5–8 + 11–15, 2019
The Philadelphia premiere of Significant Other by Joshua Harmon. Four college friends search for relationship and commitment. As Jordan watches his best girlfriends get engaged and married, he is faced with his own circumstance as a single gay man. Will he ever find the one to marry?
$15 – $25 / 120 minutes
Founder and Artistic Director Peter Reynolds Producing Director Brandon McShaffrey Managing Director Lindsay Mauck
Mauckingbird Theatre Company produces innovative, affordable, gay-themed theater. Past productions include critically acclaimed all-male versions of The Misanthrope and Shakespeare’s R & J ; queer adaptations of Moliere’s Tartuffe and The Sisterhood, and Noel Coward’s Fallen Angels; Caroline Kava’s lesbian adaptation of Hedda Gabler and Jane Chambers’ seminal lesbian play Last Summer at Bluefish Cove; the dark crime drama Never the Sinner: The Leopold and Loeb Story; TRU and The Threshing Floor, a repertory of two one-man shows about influential gay writers Truman Capote and James Baldwin; original modern interpretations of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Much Ado About Nothing, The Importance of Being Earnest, and The Pirates of Penzance; the regional premiere of Jeff Bowen and Hunter Bell’s musical [title of show] and Hot ‘n’ Cole: A Cole Porter Celebration; the Philadelphia premiere of Jon Marans’ The Temperamentals; Jonathan Harvey’s Beautiful Thing, and staged readings of Maxwell Anderson’s Bad Seed, The Children’s Hour, The Boys in the Band and The Normal Heart.