Menopausal Gentleman (1996)

Menopausal Gentleman is Peggy Shaw’s bluesy, pseudo-stream-of-consciousness lounge act about a butch lesbian going through “the change.” Shaw riffs on the hormonal effects of menopause complete with hot flashes, cold sweats, humor and tears.  Written and performed by Peggy Shaw and directed by Rebecca Taichman.

Footage of the performance can be found here.

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