Out of State: ‘Bootycandy’ in Boston

bootybannerRobert O’hara’s BOOTYCANDY will have it’s New England premiere. The part that Jesse Pennington played in NYC premiere where he showed us his low hangers will be played by TV actor and writer John Kuntz.

MAR 12 – APR 9, 2016
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By Robert O’Hara
Directed by Summer L. Williams

12823314_10152919834807614_8687669392473635542_oBootycandy is a shockingly funny and saucy spin on race, sex, and sexuality. Based on the author’s own experiences growing up black and gay, the play unfolds in a series of loosely linked vignettes that take no prisoners when confronting racial, sexual, and cultural stereotypes. With outrageous humor and real heart, O’Hara tests how we talk about our bodies at home, in church, and in the theatre.

PLEASE BE ADVISED: This play is called BOOTYCANDY, so they’ll be talking about booty, and showing some booty. That means strong language, mature themes, and full nudity. You’ve been warned.


Play by Robert O’Hara. Directed by Summer L. Williams. Presented by SpeakEasy Stage Company. At the Roberts Studio Theatre, Calderwood Pavilion, Boston Center for the Arts, Through April 9. Tickets: $25-$60, 617-933-8600, http://www.bostontheatrescene.com





    1. According to reviews, three of male actors get fully naked, including one very lengthy scene at a beach. It is currently playing in Toronto and then the cast travels to BAM in May.

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