All together, the writers behind Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays
have two Pulitzer Prizes, four Obies, two Tony Award nominations and one Emmy. That's quite a cache for just eight writers. Standing on Ceremony
, a collection of short plays being presented by Celebration Theatre , features My Husband
and The Gay Agenda
by Paul Rudnick, On Facebook
by Doug Wright and Pablo and Andrew at the Altar of Words
by Jose Rivera. Directed by Ron Jones and featuring several local actors, including Randall Jobe, Marcy Bannor and Elizabeth Marshall Black, Standing on Ceremony
covers a wide spectrum of viewpoints on gay marriage, from humorous to poignant, solemn to satirical.
4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, noon Sundays. Through September 29. Resurrection Metropolitan Community Church, 2025 West 11th. For information, call 832-303-4758 or visit www.celebrationtheatrehouston.com. $20.
Fridays-Sundays. Starts: Aug. 23. Continues through Sept. 29, 2013