The Lesbian Love Octagon

Directed by: Kim Kressal
Music by: Will Larche

Set in the late 90s on the Lower East Side of New York City THE LESBIAN LOVE OCTAGON follows the journey of Sue, a less than butch dyke with a broken heart, as she tries to cope with losing her girlfriend to her ex girlfriend. When Sue’s friends a bevy of ex girlfriends and ex girlfriends ex-girlfriends come rushing to her aid, they incite a tempest of lust and betrayal as they try to convince Sue that the answer to happiness exists in polyamory, protests and pomade.
A riotous look at a righteous time in lesbian history, THE LESBIAN LOVE OCTAGON is a musical for anyone who has ever loved wimmin's bookstores, tofu or cats.

“Anyone who thinks lesbians don't have a sense of humor should see this show. Great songs, great performances, great fun!” Bill Russell, Tony nominated librettist for Side Show

THE LESBIAN LOVE OCTAGON will feature Sarah Louise Anderson, Felicia Blum, Kat Bridgeman, Sheaquan M. Datts, Missy Diaz, Tracie Franklin, Nikki Jenkins, Dana Musgrove, Lindsay Naas, Susan O’Dea, Ti, Lilly Walleck, Lauren Wood, and Rebecca Zaretzky.

The production, presented by Horse Trade Theater Group and Cause Dyke Drama will play a limited engagement at The Kraine Theater (85 East 4th Street between 2nd Ave and Bowery), October 4-7 at 7pm.Tickets ($18) are available by calling Smarttix at 212-868-4444 or online at