Hedwig and the Angry Inch

<i>Hedwig and the Angry Inch</i>

Photo by Lauren Hainley

Details

Wed., June 7, 8 p.m., Fridays, 12 a.m., June 21-24, 8 p.m., Sat., June 24, 12 a.m., June 29-30, 8 p.m. and Sat., July 1, 8 p.m. Continues through June 16 2017
$15 to $30

Location Info:

Obsidian Art Space
3522 White Oak Dr.
Houston, TX  77007
832-889-7837
Picture it: A gay boy from East Berlin gets wooed by a sugar daddy, finds the opportunity to go to America by way of a botched sex surgery, and ends up becoming a transgender rock star. Obsidian Theater, in partnership with Standing Room Only Productions, presents Hedwig and the Angry Inch to tell the tale of the golden boy turned glam-rock girl. “It’s an hour and 25 minutes of a band playing, and it just so happens the lead singer has been through darkness, trials and tribulations, and for whatever reason, this will be the time she decides to open up and talk about the band and these songs,” says director Chris Patton. They gave her an inch, but Hedwig takes a mile.

8 p.m. Wednesday (premiere). Continues 8 p.m. June 21-24, 29-30, July 1. Midnight showings on June 9, 16, and 24. 3522 White Oak. For information, call 832-889-7837 or visit obsidiantheater.org. $15 to $30.

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