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  1. Landmark theater closes in Laguna BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Laguna News Post

    ... theater's longest-running shows were "Chocolat," "Slumdog Millionaire" and "Little Miss Sunshine." One movie "Sordid Lives," directed by Del Shores ran for almost a year, Golin said. In the earlier years, foreign and indie films were among the most ...

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  2. Leslie Jordan on Throwing Sweet Tea at Anti-gay Starbucks Patrons: 'I Lost My Temper'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Towleroad

    Yesterday, we told you the incredible story of character actor Leslie Jordan confronting a group of men who were shouting anti-gay slurs at a West Hollywood Starbucks earlier this week. Jordan, perhaps best known for his role on gay-centric shows like Will & Grace and Sordid Lives , reportedly told the men to "get out of our house" before throwing his iced tea on the phobes.

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  3. Leslie Jordan throws drink at man hurling homophobic slursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... Housewives . He is also an accomplished stage actor and playwright. He originated the role of Brother Boy in Sordid Lives , wrote and starred in Lost in the Pershing Point Hotel and toured with his one-man shows Like a Dog on Linoleum and Laughing ...

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  4. 'Sordid Lives' as funny as ever at Terrific New TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... them better than the folks Carl Stewart gathers together at Terrific New Theatre. Shores' best-known play, "Sordid Lives," opened at TNT Thursday night, and it's a rip-roaring night of comedy, not suitable for all ages but oh-so-funny for those that ...

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  5. Del Shores coming to Birmingham for Terrific New Theatre's 'Sordid Lives'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... kind of like the gay Rocky Horror." Terrific New Theatre opens its 30th season Thursday with a production of "Sordid Lives," which Shores will see on Saturday (he'll participate in a talk-back afterward). The next day, he'll present his one-man ...

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  6. Jason Dottley Performs Live in New Orleans July 24thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | WireService

    Jason Dottley Performs Live in New Orleans after Filming World Record Breaking Music Video. The star of TV's Sordid Lives and 3-Time Top 25 Billboard Artist will be performing live in his new one man show, " Life on the gAy List " at The All Ways Theatre & Lounge in New Orleans, Louisiana July 24, 2015.

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  7. Virginia Agent Joins Jason Dottley's Management TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | WireService

    ... is best known for his star-making lead role as "Ty Williamson" in the internationally syndicated TV show Sordid Lives: the Series. Sordid Lives airs internationally in 17 countries around the world. Dottley has lit up stages in over 60 venues across ...

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  8. KB Productions' latest effort gives us a leading lady we want to root forRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Nashville Scene

    Nashville's recent experiences with the plays of Del Shores have been, by and large, of the lighter variety. Works such as Sordid Lives and Daddy's Dyin' deal with less-than-flattering Southern stereotypes and characters' narrow-mindedness - plus a fascination with what happens in families when someone dies.

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  9. Jason Dottley Dishes All in Life on the Gay-ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | WireService

    ... is best known for his star-making lead role as "Ty Williamson" in the internationally syndicated TV show Sordid Lives: the Series. Sordid Lives airs internationally in 17 countries around the world. Dottley has lit up stages in over 60 venues across ...

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  10. Leslie Jordan Performs This Weekend at The CabaretRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... musical theatre debut in 2011 ("The Lucky Guy"). His defining role as "Brother Boy" in the cult film sensation "Sordid Lives" evolved into a well received prequel on the Logo Channel. As the celebrated author and star of his own HBO Special ("Pink ...

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  11. a Will & Gracea co-star Leslie Jordan to play Cabaret South Beach Saturday and SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... - who won a 2006 Emmy playing Beverley Leslie on Will & Grace and also co-starred as Brother Boy in Del Shores' Sordid Lives - says he prefers working live in an intimate venue. The Cabaret South Beach has only 120 seats. "He's going to have people ...

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  12. Emmy Winner Leslie Jordan will bring stories and laughs to CabaretRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... musical theater debut in 2011 ( The Lucky Guy ). His defining role as "Brother Boy" in the cult film sensation Sordid Lives evolved into a prequel on the Logo Channel. As for his turn on the Cabaret stage this coming weekend, Leslie is planning to ...

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  13. Del Shores is SINgularly SORDID for Two Nights at NCTCRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    This summer, Del Shores bring his hilarious, all-new stand-up show, Del Shores : SINgularly SORDID, to New Conservatory Theatre Center for a special two-night engagement. The creator of the Sordid Lives franchise and writer/director/producer of Southern Baptist Sissies, Blues for Willadean and Queer Is Folk is back with all new hysterical, sordid stories.

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  14. Polk PrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | South Florida Blade

    Polk Pride , formerly known as Lakeland Pridefest, is the gay pride celebration for Polk County, situated between Tampa and Orlando. There are a lot of fun events planned for the three-day This year's pride events start off with "An Evening with Leslie Jordan," a stand-up comedy show featuring Leslie Jordan, who many of you know from Will & Grace and Sordid Lives.

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  15. Pride 2015: Salisbury Pride to feature Del ShoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Q-Notes

    ... is $10. For reservations call 704-637-8715. Del Shores, June 19: Del Shores, famous for his creation of "Sordid Lives," will perform at the Norvell on Friday, June 19, 8 p.m. Festival, June 20: Held on the 100 block of E. Fisher St. in Downtown ...

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  16. 'Sordid Lives' brings comedy to Lantern TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Director Trent Reese said, "The play is set in a small Texas town, and at the beginning, before the play starts, the matriarch of the family dies by hitting her head on the bathtub in a hotel while having an affair with a man with wooden legs. The whole play is about this family coming to terms with that, trying to put together her funeral.

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  17. Conway Pride Parade enters 12th yearRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... For more information on the parade, visit conwaypride.com. Also this year, Schenck and Loyd have commissioned "Sordid Lives," a play by Del Shores, at The Lantern Theatre in Conway as part of the "Late Night at the Lantern" series. The play tells ...

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  18. Playwright Del Shores to Appear at Lannie's Clocktower CabaretRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Reinhold, Keith Carradine and Beverly D'Angelo. Shores wrote the screenplay and executive produced the film. Sordid Lives, his fourth play, opened in Los Angeles in 1996 and ran 13 sold-out months. The play went on to win 14 Drama-Logue Theatre ...

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  19. 'Sordid Lives' pulls out all the comic stopsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Barnstable Patriot

    From left: Jo Brisbane, Bonnie Fairbanks, Christine Ernst, Liz Brown, Tom Crutchfield, Melinda Gallant, and Kim Mitchell as "Bitsy May" Director Jo Brisbane isn't joking when she describes Del Shores' comedy "Sordid Lives" as a "big, fat, family train wreck." The train wreck is set into motion when Peggy Ingram, the matriarch of a south Texas clan, knocks her head on the sink in a motel room after tripping over her lover's wooden legs and bleeds to death.

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  20. Lantern Theatre auditions for 'Sordid Lives' to be held April 20 and 21Read the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Log Cabin Democrat

    The Lantern Theatre and Conway Community Arts will hold auditions for its upcoming Late Night at the Lantern production of "Sordid Lives" by Del Shores on Monday and Tuesday, April 20, and 21 at 7 p.m. at The Lantern, 1021 Van Ronkle in downtown Conway. "Sordid Lives" is billed as a "black comedy about white trash."

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