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Our country is riven by lines that separate us into groups of identity, affinity, and ideology. A little boy is born black and queer in Jackson, Mississippi. Trying to find his place in the world he commits the ultimate betrayal.
LOVE IS A DIRTY WORD is a one-man musical and intimate account of the cost of belonging in America.
"Moving and ultimately inspiring. What distinguishes the piece amid a crowded field of autobiographical solo works is its unwavering commitment to sharing history as it's felt rather than analyzed. Under Becca Wolff's finely tuned direction, Adams' delivery maintains precise and at times musical cadences (with acoustic guitar accompaniment from Arturo Lopez) as he glides seamlessly from vivid regional dialect to eloquently crafted prose." -Philip Brandes, LA Times