The Drifts Live 

Written and Performed by Thom VernonMichigan

Wed 11/6 7:00pm

drama, literary, 60 min.

Queer, southern, gothic. Faulkner meets O’Connor meets McCullers. A trans-dad, a housewife, her husband, his lover and a calf fight their sex in a mean Arkansas blizzard. Audiences have said: “Hilarious, heartbreaking” “raw”; the “voices are stricken, desperate, dangerously poetic”; “a muscular grace…nothing cliché...”; “very highly recommended.” thom vernon (Seinfeld, Grace Under Fire, The Fugitive, etc.) performs his novel solo. Dramaturg: Maja Ardal. Original Music: Lyon Smith. Photo by Shaima al-Khalili. Recommended for: all audiences, ethnic community (Southern), queer, literary, feminist, gender. Links: show, artist, video, review.

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