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Just Jack The best just got better

Threesome Nearly Naked

Tere’s definitely no “nearly” in Nearly Naked Theatre’s newest production. NNT has taken on an exciting piece that hits just about every note in what makes good alternative theatre, and Threesome by Yussef El Guindi is about as provocative as a play can get.

The story: An Arab-American couple—mostly assimilated, but chafing against the prejudices that face them in our culture today—decide they can do anything an American couple can do ... even bring a stranger into their bed. 

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Kevin Stea Don’t Just Stand There

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Madonna inspired a budding generation of gay people to c’mon, vogue and move to the music in 1990. That year the Material Girl took her famous Blonde Ambition Tour on the road. Her back up dancers, Kevin Stea, Luis Camacho, Oliver Crumes III, Salim Gauwloos, Jose Gutierez, Gabriel Trupin, Carlton Wilborn became fan favorites and catapulted into the limelight when director Alek Keshishian released the controversial movie “Truth or Dare” chronicling the tour.


And then there was famous screen kiss between dancers Salim and Gabriel, shocking the public, infuriating the Vatican and upsetting Canada.


186 January 2017 KevinStea.pdf

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All of us at ION take pride in what we create for you. It takes a lot of talented and hard working people to build and distribute every month. Over the years, sometimes our hard work didn’t shine the way we envisioned mostly because of our printer’s limitations. Today, however, you are holding the new and improved ION complete with brighter colors, more detailed images and a new “soft touch” cover. We are excited to continue to print locally at our new printer in Tempe. If you are ...


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