[California Catholic Daily] Rehearsals for a play “revolving around issues in the gay community” have begun at St. Mary’s College of California in Moraga, a Christian Brothers institution in the Diocese of Oakland.
“The cast for the play has been selected and rehearsals are in session,” reports the Oct. 5 edition of The Collegian, the campus newspaper. The play in question, “Angels in America,” will debut at Saint Mary's LeFevre Theatre on Nov. 11, the student newspaper said.
“Tony Kushner premiered the play in 1991 and won the Pulitzer Prize in 1993 for ‘Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes,’” reported the Collegian. “The plot deals with many concerns the gay community has to face such as religion, reputations, relationships, AIDS and closeted sexual orientation.