You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

‘Hair’ canceled for gay marriage march

Producers nix Oct. 11 performance to participate

Producers of “Hair” have decided to cancel the Oct. 11 perf of the tuner so the cast can spend the day in D.C. as part of the National Equality March for gay marriage.

Oskar Eustis — a.d. of the Public Theater, one of the producers of “Hair” — said gay marriage had become “a ‘Hair’ company passion,” with activist efforts spearheaded by “Hair” thesp Gavin Creel.

Ticket holders for the Sunday matinee on Oct. 11 will have their ducats exchanged for another perf. Tuner has grown into one the season’s success stories since the revival picked up the Tony in June, with weekly box office figures topping the $1 million mark in recent weeks.

More Legit

  • Alex BrightmanAmerican Theatre Wing’s 70th Annual

    'Beetlejuice' Musical Taps 'School of Rock' Broadway Star

    Producers of “Hair” have decided to cancel the Oct. 11 perf of the tuner so the cast can spend the day in D.C. as part of the National Equality March for gay marriage. Oskar Eustis — a.d. of the Public Theater, one of the producers of “Hair” — said gay marriage had become “a ‘Hair’ […]

  • Keri Russell Star Wars

    Keri Russell to Join Adam Driver in 'Burn This' on Broadway

    Producers of “Hair” have decided to cancel the Oct. 11 perf of the tuner so the cast can spend the day in D.C. as part of the National Equality March for gay marriage. Oskar Eustis — a.d. of the Public Theater, one of the producers of “Hair” — said gay marriage had become “a ‘Hair’ […]

  • 'Gettin' The Band Back Together' Review:

    Broadway Review: 'Gettin' the Band Back Together'

    Producers of “Hair” have decided to cancel the Oct. 11 perf of the tuner so the cast can spend the day in D.C. as part of the National Equality March for gay marriage. Oskar Eustis — a.d. of the Public Theater, one of the producers of “Hair” — said gay marriage had become “a ‘Hair’ […]

  • 'Be More Chill' Review: Off Broadway

    Off Broadway Review: 'Be More Chill'

    Producers of “Hair” have decided to cancel the Oct. 11 perf of the tuner so the cast can spend the day in D.C. as part of the National Equality March for gay marriage. Oskar Eustis — a.d. of the Public Theater, one of the producers of “Hair” — said gay marriage had become “a ‘Hair’ […]

  • Bryan Cranston, winner of Best Actor

    Bryan Cranston Returns to Broadway in 'Network'

    Producers of “Hair” have decided to cancel the Oct. 11 perf of the tuner so the cast can spend the day in D.C. as part of the National Equality March for gay marriage. Oskar Eustis — a.d. of the Public Theater, one of the producers of “Hair” — said gay marriage had become “a ‘Hair’ […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content