Love, Lies, Lust & Murder Combine in Eerie French Drama The Maids
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The last date listed for The Maids was Sunday October 6, 2013 / 7:00pm.
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Inspired by a true story in the San Diego Reader about a young man rejected by his family for coming out, Tricks explores a single encounter between the HIV-positive 17-year-old, now hustling in a local park, and a closeted, older married man desperately searching for love. They reunite a year later, as their more authentic selves, to find the surprising impact each has had on the other's life. Playwright Bryant Hernandez stars in this world-premiere production from Chronos Theatre. Learn More
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Featured review from David WinterRed Velvet
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First of all, I was so happy to have found a theater like the Tenth Avenue--a place where lesser known, not just popular plays could be found. "The Maids" was controversial when it opened in Paris and I think to a general audience, it is still controversial today. The acting was very strong, in particular the roles of Claire and La Madame. The venue is intimate; you almost have to be involved. The staff was charming and welcoming. Park at the city lot just a block away for $10 is well worth the money; otherwise, you will find yourself circling the theater forever in search of a spot. We had a wonderful evening thanks to the Tenth Avenue Theatre--it's a gem.
This play is appropriate for ages 16 and older.
The theater is located on the 4th floor of the building. There is one elevator available.
About the Ticket Supplier: Talent to aMuse Theatre CompanyCo-founders Sandy Hotchkiss & Gail West view Talent To aMuse Theatre Company as a "theatre for all ages." The goal of the company is to work with other local theatre groups and artists in presenting original plays and musicals.
Talent To aMuse's premier production "Emilia's Sugarplum Nightmare," written by George Weinberg-Harter and Gail Lee West, was produced in cooperation with the San Diego Black Ensemble Theatre in 1999. Since then the company has produced several other original works in various venues around the San Diego area including Actors Alliance Festival.