Get it? Hed-ing? In a story about Hedwig and the Angry Inch? It’s a pun, A PUN! Carrie Sadshaw would be so proud! And I probably should have switched to decaf before writing about this glorious news! Seriously, it’s hard to type when your eyeballs won’t stop vibrating on account of those few too many cups of coffee and and the rush of adrenaline brought about by PURE EXCITEMENT, but I digress.
The New York Post is reporting that Hedwig and the Angry Inch will be coming to Broadway this fall with all of its principal artistic forces intact. John Cameron Mitchell will be reprising the role of everybody’s favorite botched-job transexual rocker, and Steven Trask will be adding additional songs and musical material. Added to that, David Binder and Peter Askin will be returning as producer and director, respectively.
In related news brought to you first by me, thousands upon thousands of gay men and fag hags the world over are making this face right now. Understandably so, theater queens and the ladies who love them, but let’s all simmer down. There’s more to the Post‘s story, and this part is particularly intriguing: