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A Lullaby for Ryan: The History of HIV/AIDS in America

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Release Date: 2009-12-09

Out, loud, and proud SA performance artist Jade Esteban Estrada is used to turning heads. Most recently, he appeared in a pink feather boa to introduce Richard Lewis at the newly opened Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club. Estrada has written a solo musical comedy in observance of World AIDS Week entitled, A Lullaby for Ryan: The History of HIV/AIDS in America. In the play, Estrada channels characters such as Rock Hudson, Miss Protease Inhibitor 1996, “Boobs” (AKA the Bubonic Plague), and a mother of three named LaShonda to illustrate courageous and poignant stories of triumph. Appropriate for ages 13 and up, $15, 8pm, the Rose Theatre, 11838 Wurzbach Rd., (210) 360-0004

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