The Berkely Rep theater is set for a springtime production of Tony Kushner’s masterpiece, Angels in America running part 1 (Millenium Approaches) and part 2 (Perestroika) concurrently and offering marathon days of both.
And guess who is playing the role of Belize? Yes, it’s RuPaul‘s Drag Race season 8 winner Bob the Drag Queen!
Antigay gay lawyer Roy Cohn (who was Trump‘s layer and mentor, btw) will be played by Stephen Spinella, who won two Tony awards in 1993/94 for his portrayal of Prior Walter in the original Broadway productions of Angels.
For those who haven’t seen the Pulitizer Prize winning play, Angels came out of the 80s AIDS epidemic in 80s America, so here’s your chance to get schooled.