WCQ237 Bonnie Metzgar

Host: Amy Matheny and co-Host Colman Domingo

Colman is ironing his pants for an audition. That's definitely a first for the Queercast. Has Colman ever accepted a sex offer to get a job? Amy and Colman discuss the new movie about Harvey Milk. Will there be a kiss in the film? Who did Colman wear in the pages of his magazine spread?

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Guest: Bonnie Metzgar, the new Artistic Director of About Face Theatre joins Amy on this Queercast. She's had an illustrious career having worked with Harold Prince, lesbian playwright, Paula Vogel and was a founding member of Joe's Pub in New York City. Bonnie was in Brooklyn for over 15 years. She shares her journey with us before coming to Chicago. How did the Iraq War affect Bonnie? What was her draw to About Face Theatre? Bonnie discusses the trials of being female and queer in the New York theater scene. Read more on Bonnie and what's in store for the new season at About Face Theatre at

Music Featured on This Queercast:
The Veronicas - "Hook Me Up"
Michael Bublé - "Feeling Good"

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Martie: Damn you guys are funny as hell !

Jeff S: Hi Amy! I think Bonnie will be great....I like the way she described chicago...I hope all is winding down well w/ your summer..Everyone hit the kareokoe bars-Sun Charlies/Sun. Star Gaze/Sun Mary's Attic-Mon. Roscoes/Tues Crew/Tues Jackhammer/Tues Charlies and Wed Pie Hole/Roscoes/Northend/Thurs Closet/Fri Bobby Loves/last Sat. at Northend..Melissa does a great job..Dirty Laundry does too at Charlies,Honey West at Roscoes and the number one man in Boystown Kraeokoe-Craegh....I like acting too..I missed out playing a jewish attorney..But, maybe , I can again some other time..Congrats to Jeanette Sanchez who won at bar 1/Duffy's..She was fabulous..And Kevin placed 4th-nice job..U will win one day...Amy your show is soemthing else-covering all angles...take care,Jeff S.


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