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Set in the beating heart of the naughty, raucous world of 1930s burlesque, THE NANCE brings to life an American era when it was easy to play gay and dangerous to be gay. Chauncey Miles performs as a “nance”, a popular comedy act packed with double entendre and camp parodies of gay men. While most “nance” actors are straight, Chauncey is not, and – at a time when gay communities were subject to police raids and moral outrage – Chauncey is left with no choice but to hide his identity while he mocks it onstage. TICKETS By Douglas Carter Beane October 26 –...

Diana will star in The Women, being produced by The town of Cary, NC, Aug 4th, 5th, & 6th. She will play the glassy and feline, Sylvia Fowler. Don't miss this incredible cast of all women in this ahead-of-its-time play! Directed by Nancy Rich and Lyman Collins. Photos by Nieto Photography. [gallery link="none" size="medium" ids="1591,1592,1593,1594,1595"]    ...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE McQueen & Company, founded by Diana Cameron McQueen, is producing the fan-favorite Sam Shepard play, Fool for Love, this June 8th-25th. Directed by the local favorite director, Andy Hayworth (South Stream Productions’ Time Stands Still and Copenhagen), and boasting an excellent cast including Ryan Ladue (Glass Menagerie & Whipping Man, RLT), Diana Cameron McQueen (Venus in Fur, RLT; Queen Elizabeth I, The Lost Colony), J. Mardrice Henderson (Wait Until Dark, NCSU Theatrefest; Cloud 9, Tiny Engine) and Joe Christian (Weekend at Bernie's) Fool for Love promises to be the big hit of the Summer. Playing at the Research Triangle High School Theatre...

Diana played the vivacious Dolly in this RLT production. Dolly Portrait by Nieto Photography Production photos by RLT Staff. February 10, 2017 - February 26, 2017 Cantey V. Sutton Theatre Cast List FRANCIS Jesse Gephart DOLLY Diana McQueen RACHEL Kirsten Ehlert PAULINE Amy White CHARLIE Ron Mitchell DANGLE Tony Hefner ALAN Gus Allen STANLEY Scott Nagel LLOYD Warren Keyes GARETH C. Aaron Alderman ALFIE Dustin Britt DIRECTOR Rod Rich PLAYWRITE Richard Bean Brighton, England, 1963. Francis Henshall finds himself employed by small-time gangster Roscoe Crabbe. Roscoe is in town to collect a fee from his fiancée’s gangster father. However, Roscoe is really Rachel, posing as her own...

Think you know your King James Bible?  Think again. David Edgar’s roaring celebration of the astonishing story of the 80 year long fight to create a Bible that could be read and understood by the People.   A Heretic is hunted down by the Church.  His illicit tome is burned, followed shortly by its author.  But William Tyndale left behind something more than his own charred bones.  He left behind an idea. “a learned, information-packed and engrossing play” – Michael Billington, The Guardian "Just superb!" - Triangle Arts & Entertainment "4 Stars!" - Indyweek "As is usually the case with Burning Coal and a David Edgar play,...

OPEN DOORS: A FESTIVAL OF NEW WORKS  Sonorous Road Theatre, Raleigh 10 short one-acts, by local playwrights. Diana was featured in two plays: Imperfect Strangers by Allan Maule Directed by Andy Hayworth Featuring Zak Casca and Diana Cameron McQueen In this battle of the sexes, a woman confronts a man for his misogynistic attitude and both learn that the other is more than just a walking stereotype. To Have and to Not Hold by Gus Allen Directed by Andy Hayworth Featuring Will Sanders, Lorelei Lemon, and Diana Cameron McQueen A broken dream and an emotionally manipulative mother leave one couple on the edge. Reviews "On the comical side, Allan Maule's Imperfect Strangers, directed by Andy...

Never underestimate the power of a glimpse of lingerie. A Comedic Masterpiece! The renowned comic actor and author of Picasso at the Lapine Agile provides a wild satire adapted from the classic German play about Louise and Theo Maskes, a couple whose conservative existence is shattered when Louise's bloomers fall down in public. Though she pulls them up quickly, he thinks the incident will cost him his job as a government clerk. Louise's momentary display does not result in the feared scandal but it does attract two infatuated men, each of whom wants to rent the spare room in the Maskes'...

“A show for the entire family, from kids to grandparents. By the end, you too may want to see that rabbit!” – New York Post Elwood P. Dowd has a friend in Harvey: a 6’1 1/2” rabbit “pooka,” visible only to him. You and your loved ones will laugh out loud at this hilarious comic fantasy about losing your mind–and finding your real (and imaginary) friends. Starring beloved TV icon Elinor Donahue (Ellie from The Andy Griffith Show, Emmy nominee for Father Knows Best). You won’t want to miss Judson Theatre Company’s production of the Pulitzer Prize winning classic, Harvey. CAST: ELINOR...

Born Yesterday by Garson Kanin The vulgar, egotistic junkman Harry Brock has come to a swanky hotel in Washington to make crooked deals with government big-wigs. With him, he's brought the charming but dumb ex-chorus girl Billie, whose lack of social graces embarrasses even Harry. When a bright, handsome young man is hired to to teach her a few social amenities...