this blog is secretly a musical theatre appreciation blog

This past summer a musical about a lesbian and her complicated relationship with her queer father swept the Tony’s and performed a song about queer identity on live network television. 

 This coming summer the Tony’s will no doubt be utterly taken over by a hip hop musical staring people of color that talks about how this country was built by immigrants and poor people and best revival may very well go to a bilingual production performed in both English and ASL featuring numerous deaf and disabled performers. 

 It’s a pretty great time to be a theatre nerd is what I’m saying.

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what the “exclusively gay moment” in Beauty and the Beast should have been