He is balancing how to do right by him and his wife. Counselors are noticing the boy might be having some anxiety with his gender. I think Greg, as a psychologist, is educated in these matters. He doesn’t think his son is gay or transgender. It’s a question that needs to be explored and not shut away, and he wants to make sure that his son has someone to talk to.
Paul, how does this fit into your season?
It’s nice that we are able to do shows that speak to our community, but shows that aren’t just the ones people know. We can do shows that aren’t mainstream. This deals with ‘Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks’ Feb. 3 - 19 OnStage Atlanta 2969 East Ponce De Leon Ave. Decatur, GA 30030 www.onstageatlanta.com
Also of interest is OnStage Atlanta’s justopened “Six Dances Lessons in Six Weeks,” Richard Alfieri’s play which follows the relationship between Lily (Pat Bell), a retired and widowed woman, and Michael (Daniel Pino), the young man she hires to give her dance lessons. She doesn’t realize he is gay until they begin their lessons, but a friendship develops.