Making its world premiere, Kev Berry's Rough Trade begins previews March 17 and opens March 18. Presented by The Tank, the limited run will play through April 8.
Following gay friends Bunting and Finch as they balance day jobs with the visual arts careers they'd rather be doing and nights out at the gay bars in Hell's Kitchen. The work explores gay New York and, according to press notes, "how toxic and self-destructive it can be."
The cast stars Remy Germinario (More Than All the World), Max Kantor (Lazy Philosophy), Derek Christopher Murphy (Love That Dog), and Gabriel Neumann (Imogen Says Nothing).
Joining director Alex Tobey on the creative team are scenic designer Brendan Gonzales Boston, costume designer Jason Lewis, lighting designer Jonathan Cottle, sound designer Amelia Way, and projection designer Cleo Perez. Michael Sheehan is line producer, and Max Mooney is stage manager. The complete cast and creative team are all queer.
Tickets are available at TheTankNYC.org.