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Fun Home Benefit Concert

I had never seen a Broadway show before. I have stuck primarily to high school and community theatre productions, and the occasional semi-professional theatre downtown. But after the Pulse Nightclub shooting on June 12, Equality Florida and the cast of Fun Home came together to bring Fun Home to Orlando, and it was one of the most amazing experiences of my life. 326 more words

Books

"Fun Home" and Rethinking Comic Book Adaptations

“Caption,” says the middle-aged Alison Bechdel (Beth Malone) repeatedly throughout Fun Home, Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori’s outstanding musical adaptation of Bechdel’s graphic memoir of the same name. 429 more words

Alison Bechdel

Fun Home

Fun Home

Alison Bechdel

4 out of 5

Even though the subject material is overall pretty sad, Bechdel told her/her father’s story in a funny way. 64 more words

Summer Reading Book Reviews

Book 8: Are you my Mother? (June 8)

8. Are you my Mother?, Alison Bechdel, June 8
Trust me, I HAVE been doing things. Lots of things, actually, which is why I’ve been MIA lately. 342 more words

Books

Things in Print Thursday :: monthly book review [Fun Home]

Wow man.

This has been a weird, not good Pride month. I think we can all agree on this. And being entirely honest, this weirdness extended a little bit into my family life, in the somewhat indirect way that such things are often weird, even though my bisexuality (and I know I’m lucky to be able to say this) has never officially been contested by family members. 357 more words