THE ORIGIN OF LOVE
A couple years ago, at a Hedwig & the Angry Inch tribute concert at Don Hills, a packed house of barely legal gay boys looked up with tearful adoration at John Cameron Mitchell as he sang some of his now-legendary drag characters anthems. How many of them grew up listening to Wicked Little Town while dreaming of getting the hell out of Kansas? Its been 10 years since the Off-Broadway musical began its run, and multitudes of New Yorks latest generation of fags and queens whove been inspired by the showthe story of an East German transsexual rockers unrequited loveare expected to turn out for the 10th Anniversary of Hedwig & the Angry Inch tribute concert. Jonathan Whitton will be stepping into the title role; other performers include Theo & the Skyscrapers, Kissy Kamikaze, and DJ Michael T.
Thu., Aug. 21, 9 p.m., 2008
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