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2015-2016

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2015 Spring

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2014

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2013

 

2012-2013

  •  Harmony, Kansas Music by Anna K. Jacobs. Book & Lyrics by Bill Nelson
  • Pippin Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz. Book by Roger O. Hirson
  • When Last We Flew by Harrison David Rivers
  • Scrooge in Rouge Book and Lyrics by Ricky Graham. Additional Material by Jeffrey Roberson. Other Interesting Bits by Yvette Hargis. Original Music Composed by Jefferson Turner.
  • Hot Guys Dancing Conceived and Directed by Michael Mizerany
  • You Gotta Get a Gimmick Conceived and Directed by James Vasquez
  • Dance / Theatre Artistic Direction by Peter G. Kalivas
  • Altar Boyz Book by Kevin Del Aguila
  • Playlist: An evening with Telly Leung
  • Señor Phil’s Casa del Ha-Ha 
  • Heather & Tony: We Might Be Cousins by Heather Paton and Tony Houck
  • Tori Roze and the Hot Mess
  • Bobby Jo Valentine

2011-2012

2010-2011

  • title of show Book by Hunter Bell Music & Lyrics by Jeff Bowen
  • Anita Bryant Died For Your Sins by Brian Christopher Williams
  • Santa Claus Is Coming Out by Jeffrey Solomon
  • Fair Use by Sarah Gubbins
  • And Then I Wrote a Song About It Book by Eric H. Weinberger, Music by Daniel S. Acquisto, Lyrics by Sammy Buck
  • Dooley by William di Canzio
  • Always a Bridesmaid, Never a Groom written and performed by Robin Tyler
  • Sextet Music and Libretto by Nicolas Reveles
  • Dance / Theatre Artistic Direction by Peter G. Kalivas

2009-2010

  • Twist by Gila Sand and composer Paul Leschen
  • Bent by Martin Sherman
  • The New Century by Paul Rudnick
  • The Marriage Bed by Nona Shepphard
  • Moscow Book and lyrics by Nick Salamone.  Music by Maury R. McIntyre
  • Dance / Theatre Artistic Direction by Peter G. Kalivas
  • Queer Theatre: Taking Center Stage

2008-2009

  • Yank! by David and Joseph Zellnick
  • Scrooge in Rouge by Ricky Graham, Jeffrey Roberson, Yvette Hargis and Jefferson Turner
  • As Much As You Can by Paul Oakley Stovall
  • Facing East by Carol Lynn Pearson
  • The Little Dog Laughed by Douglas Carter Beane

2007-2009

  • The Break Up Notebook: The Lesbian Musical by Patricia Cotter (Book) and Lori Scarlett (Music and Lyrics)
  • The Busy World is Hushed by Keith Bunin
  • Torch Song Trilogy by Harvey Fierstein
  • The Daddy Machine by Patricia Loughrey and music and lyrics by Rayme Sciaroni
  • Bluebonnet Court by Zsa Zsa Gershick
  • Corpus Christi by Terrence McNally

2006-2007

  • When Pigs Fly by Howard Crabtree
  • ¡Gaytino! written and performed by Dan Guerrero
  • It’s a Fabulous Life by David Sexton
  • Happy Endings are Extra by Ashraf Johaardien
  • The Long Christmas Ride Home by Paula Vogel
  • Bunbury by Tom Jacobson

2005-2006

  • Diversionary celebrates it’s 20 year anniversary
  • Valhalla by Paul Rudnick
  • A Bright Room Called Day by Tony Kushner
  • Beautiful Thing by Jonathan Harvey
  • The Twilight of the Golds by Jonathan Tolins
  • Pulp by Patricia Kane

2004-2005

  • Thief River by Lee Blessing
  • Fit To Be Tied by Nicky Silver
  • Wrinkles by Rebecca Basham
  • Reverse Psychology by Charles Ludlam
  • Looking for Normal by Jane Anderson
  • Confessions of a Mormon Boy by Steve Fales

2003-2004

  • Love! Valour! Compassion! by Terrence McNally
  • Another American: Asking and Telling by Marc Wolf
  • Brave Smiles by The Five Lesbian Brothers
  • Butterflyby David Henry Hwang
  • Places to Touch Him by Guillermo Reyes

2002-2003

  • The Killing of Sister George by Frank Marcus
  • The Mystery of Irma Vep by Charles Ludlam
  • Gross Indecency by Moisés Kaufman
  • Deporting the Divas by Guillermo Reyes
  • Falsettos by William Finn & James Lapine

2001-2002

  • The Boys in the Band by Mart Crowley
  • Lot’s Daughters by Rebecca Basham
  • Jeffrey by Paul Rudnick
  • Never the Sinner by John Logan
  • Cloud Nine by Caryl Churchill
  • Fifth of July by Lanford Wilson

2000-2001

  • Jeff Stryker does Hard Times
  • Angels in America Part Two: Perestroika by Tony Kushner
  • Handsome Men by Mike Dempsy
  • Friends of Dorothy by Ruff Yeager
  • The Mineloa Twins by Paula Vogel
  • The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told by Paul Rudnick
  • Breaking The Code by Hugh Whitmore
  • Psycho Beach Party by Charles Busch
  • Love! Valour! Compassion! by Terrence McNally

1998-1999

  • Suddenly Last Summer by Tennessee Williams
  • Women Behind Bars by Tom Eyen
  • Angels in America Part One: Millennium Approaches by Tony Kushner
  • Rocky Horror Show by Richard O’Brien
  • Cyberqueer by Tom Jacobson
  • Our Gay Apparel by Robert Joseph

1997-1998

  • Dangerous Beauty by Lee Jenkins
  • Our Gay Apparel by Robert Joseph
  • O’Mary’s by Wayne Tibbets
  • Giving up the Ghost by Cherrie Moraga
  • The Destiny of Me by Larry Kramer
  • Hannah Free by Claudia Allen
  • The Gays of Our Lives by Claudia Allen

1996-1997

  • Execution of Justice by Emily Mann
  • Our Gay Apparel by Robert Joseph
  • A Late Snow by Jane Chambers
  • Weldon Rising by Phyllis Nagy
  • Girl Bar by Phyllis Nagy

1995-1996

  • The Underwear Plays by Troy Tradup
  • Our Gay Apparel by Robert Joseph
  • Julie Johnson by Wendy Hammond
  • Salaam Shalom by Saleem Azzouqa
  • Why We Have A Body by Claire Chafee
  • Hair book & lyrics by James Rado & Gerome Ragni and music by Galt MacDermot

1994-1995

  • Porcelain by Chay Yew
  • Bonnie Earl Tapestry by H.L. Cherryholmes
  • The Tailor-Made Man by Claudio Macor
  • Naked & In Love by Tom Keegan and Davidson Lloyd
  • 3 by Sarah Schulman by Sarah Schulman
  • MidWest Side Story written and performed by John McGivern
  • Something in Common written and performed by Frank DiPalermo
  • The City Made Me Do It with David Mills by David Mills
  • Last Summer at Bluefish Cove by Jane Chambers

1993-1994

  • nooses, knives & lovers by Robert Joseph
  • Movie Queens by Claudia AlIen
  • Your Soaking In It with David Mills by David Mills
  • Street Theater by Doric Wilson

1992-1993

  • Ten Percent Revue by Tom Wilson Weinberg
  • Bent by Martin Sherman
  • The Bitter Tears Of Petra Von Kant by Rainer Werner Fassbinder
  • The Well of Horniness by Holly Hughes

1991-1992

  • Small Town Confidential by Jim Pfanner
  • Dolores Street by Theresa M. Carilli
  • Healin’ Dirt Diner by Mary F. Casey and Pamela Gray

1990-1991

  • Remember My Name by David Lemos
  • Coming Soon by Debby Klein
  • Rules of Love by Joe Pintaro

1997-1998

  • Untold Decades by Robert Patrick
  • A Late Snow by Jane Chambers
  • Jerker, or The Helping Hand by Robert Chesley

1988

  • Stage Blood by Charles Ludlam
  • Life of the Party by Doug Holzclaw
  • Celebrity Gaze, adaptation of Boze Hadliegh’s book, Conversations with My Elders

1986-1987

  • Lunch and Dessert by Philip Real & The Fairy Garden by Harry Kondoleon
  • Disappearing Act by Michael Oster  

 

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    2015 Spring – Mainstage

  • February 26 - March 29, 2015 Diversionary Mainstage

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  • 2014 – Mainstage

    Boys and Girls  by Tom Donaghy

    Thrill Me: The Leopold and Loeb Story Book, Music and Lyrics by Stephen Dolginoff

    bare: a pop opera Music by Damon Intrabartolo. Book and Lyrics by Jon Hartmere.

    Regrets Only by Paul Rudnick

    TRU by Jay Presson Allen

  • Birds of a Feather by Marc Acito

    The Further Adventures of Hedda Gabler by Jeff Whitty

    The Divine Sister by Charles Busch

    Marry Me a Little by Stephen Sondheim

    She-Rantulas from Outer Space-in 3D! by Ruff Yeager & Phil Johnson

    Scrooge in Rouge Book and Lyrics by Ricky Graham. Additional Material by Jeffrey Roberson. Other Interesting Bits by Yvette Hargis. Original Music Composed by Jefferson Turner.

    Señor Phil’s Casa del Ha-Ha 

    Miss Kitty’s Wild West Revue Conceived and Directed by Michael Mizerany


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     Harmony, Kansas Music by Anna K. Jacobs. Book & Lyrics by Bill Nelson

    Pippin Music & Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz. Book by Roger O. Hirson

    When Last We Flew by Harrison David Rivers

    Scrooge in Rouge Book and Lyrics by Ricky Graham. Additional Material by Jeffrey Roberson. Other Interesting Bits by Yvette Hargis. Original Music Composed by Jefferson Turner.

    Hot Guys Dancing Conceived and Directed by Michael Mizerany

    You Gotta Get a Gimmick Conceived and Directed by James Vasquez

    Dance / Theatre Artistic Direction by Peter G. Kalivas

    Altar Boyz Book by Kevin Del Aguila. Music and Lyrics by Gary Adler and Michael Patrick Walker. Conceived By Marc Kessler andKen Davenport.

    Playlist: An evening with Telly Leung

    Señor Phil’s Casa del Ha-Ha 

    Heather & Tony: We Might Be Cousins by Heather Paton and Tony Houck

    Tori Roze and the Hot Mess

    Bobby Jo Valentine


  • Poster Boys by Michele Riml

    Edward II by Christopher Marlowe

    Learn to be Latina by Enrique Urueta

    Next Fall by Geoffrey Nauffts

    The Pride by Alexi Kaye Campbell

    Pepper and Sam

    The Facts of Life: The lost episode

    Beth Malone So Far by Beth Malone

    Señor Phil’s Casa del Ha-Ha 

    Bobby Jo Valentine

  •  [title of show] Book by Hunter Bell Music & Lyrics by Jeff Bowen

    Anita Bryant Died For Your Sins by Brian Christopher Williams

    Santa Claus Is Coming Out by Jeffrey Solomon

    Fair Use by Sarah Gubbins

    And Then I Wrote a Song About It Book by Eric H. Weinberger, Music by Daniel S. Acquisto, Lyrics by Sammy Buck

    Dooley by William di Canzio

    Always a Bridesmaid, Never a Groom written and performed by Robin Tyler

    Sextet Music and Libretto by Nicolas Reveles

    Dance / Theatre Artistic Direction by Peter G. Kalivas

  • Twist by Gila Sand and composer Paul Leschen

    Bent by Martin Sherman

    The New Century by Paul Rudnick

    The Marriage Bed by Nona Shepphard

    Moscow Book and lyrics by Nick Salamone.  Music by Maury R. McIntyre

    Dance / Theatre Artistic Direction by Peter G. Kalivas

    Queer Theatre: Taking Center Stage


  •  

    Yank! by David and Joseph Zellnick

    Scrooge in Rouge by Ricky Graham, Jeffrey Roberson, Yvette Hargis and Jefferson Turner

    As Much As You Can by Paul Oakley Stovall

    Facing East by Carol Lynn Pearson

    The Little Dog Laughed by Douglas Carter Beane

  • The Break Up Notebook: The Lesbian Musical by Patricia Cotter (Book) and Lori Scarlett (Music and Lyrics)

    The Busy World is Hushed by Keith Bunin

    Torch Song Trilogy by Harvey Fierstein

    The Daddy Machine by Patricia Loughrey and music and lyrics by Rayme Sciaroni

    Bluebonnet Court by Zsa Zsa Gershick

    Corpus Christi by Terrence McNally


  • When Pigs Fly by Howard Crabtree

    ¡Gaytino! written and performed by Dan Guerrero

    It’s a Fabulous Life by David Sexton

    Happy Endings are Extra by Ashraf Johaardien

    The Long Christmas Ride Home by Paula Vogel

    Bunbury by Tom Jacobson


  • Diversionary celebrates it’s 20 year anniversary

    Valhalla by Paul Rudnick

    A Bright Room Called Day by Tony Kushner

    Beautiful Thing by Jonathan Harvey

    The Twilight of the Golds by Jonathan Tolins

    Pulp by Patricia Kane


  • Thief River by Lee Blessing

    Fit To Be Tied by Nicky Silver

    Wrinkles by Rebecca Basham

    Reverse Psychology by Charles Ludlam

    Looking for Normal by Jane Anderson

    Confessions of a Mormon Boy by Steve Fales


  • Love! Valour! Compassion! by Terrence McNally

    Another American: Asking and Telling by Marc Wolf

    Brave Smiles by The Five Lesbian Brothers

    M. Butterfly by David Henry Hwang

    Places to Touch Him by Guillermo Reyes


  • The Killing of Sister George by Frank Marcus

    The Mystery of Irma Vep by Charles Ludlam

    Gross Indecency by Moisés Kaufman

    Deporting the Divas by Guillermo Reyes

    Falsettos by William Finn & James Lapine


  • The Boys in the Band by Mart Crowley

    Lot’s Daughters by Rebecca Basham

    Jeffrey by Paul Rudnick

    Never the Sinner by John Logan

    Cloud Nine by Caryl Churchill

    Fifth of July by Lanford Wilson


  • Jeff Stryker does Hard Times

    Angels in America Part Two: Perestroika by Tony Kushner

    Handsome Men by Mike Dempsy

    Friends of Dorothy by Ruff Yeager

    The Mineloa Twins by Paula Vogel

    The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told by Paul Rudnick

    Breaking The Code by Hugh Whitmore

    Psycho Beach Party by Charles Busch

    Love! Valour! Compassion! by Terrence McNally


  • Suddenly Last Summer by Tennessee Williams

    Women Behind Bars by Tom Eyen

    Angels in America Part One: Millennium Approaches by Tony Kushner

    Rocky Horror Show by Richard O’Brien

    Cyberqueer by Tom Jacobson

    Our Gay Apparel by Robert Joseph


  • Dangerous Beauty by Lee Jenkins

    Our Gay Apparel by Robert Joseph

    O’Mary’s by Wayne Tibbets

    Giving up the Ghost by Cherrie Moraga

    The Destiny of Me by Larry Kramer

    Hannah Free by Claudia Allen

    The Gays of Our Lives by Claudia Allen


  • Execution of Justice by Emily Mann

    Our Gay Apparel by Robert Joseph

    A Late Snow by Jane Chambers

    Weldon Rising by Phyllis Nagy

    Girl Bar by Phyllis Nagy


  • The Underwear Plays by Troy Tradup

    Our Gay Apparel by Robert Joseph

    Julie Johnson by Wendy Hammond

    Salaam Shalom by Saleem Azzouqa

    Why We Have A Body by Claire Chafee

    Hair book & lyrics by James Rado & Gerome Ragni and music by Galt MacDermot


  • Porcelain by Chay Yew Bonnie Earl Tapestry by H.L. Cherryholmes

    The Tailor-Made Man by Claudio Macor

    Naked & In Love by Tom Keegan and Davidson Lloyd

    3 by Sarah Schulman by Sarah Schulman

    MidWest Side Story written and performed by John McGivern

    Something in Common written and performed by Frank DiPalermo

    The City Made Me Do It with David Mills by David Mills

    Last Summer at Bluefish Cove by Jane Chambers


  • nooses, knives & lovers by Robert Joseph

    Movie Queens by Claudia AlIen

    Your Soaking In It with David Mills by David Mills

    Street Theater by Doric Wilson


  • Ten Percent Revue by Tom Wilson Weinberg

    Bent by Martin Sherman

    The Bitter Tears Of Petra Von Kant by Rainer Werner Fassbinder

    The Well of Horniness by Holly Hughes


  • Small Town Confidential by Jim Pfanner

    Dolores Street by Theresa M. Carilli

    Healin’ Dirt Diner by Mary F. Casey and Pamela Gray


  • Remember My Name by David Lemos

    Coming Soon by Debby Klein

    Rules of Love by Joe Pintaro


  • Untold Decades by Robert Patrick

    A Late Snow by Jane Chambers

    Jerker, or The Helping Hand by Robert Chesley


  • Stage Blood by Charles Ludlam

    Life of the Party by Doug Holzclaw

    Celebrity Gaze, adaptation of Boze Hadliegh’s book, Conversations with My Elders