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Posted at 05:20 PM ET, 06/13/2011

“Bootycandy” extended for one more week

Bootycandy ,” The Robert O’Hara-directed play at Woolly Mammoth Theater that discusses maturing as both gay and African American, with lessons on sex and life in between, will remain in Washington for another week. The play’s run has been extended through July 3.

WASHINGTON, D.C.., MAY 28, 2011: Jessica Frances Dukes, right, Sean Meehan, center, and Laiona Michelle in “Bootycandy” at Woolly Mammoth Theatre. The play will run through July 3. (Photo by Astrid Riecken/FTWP)
There are also upcoming events related to the production, including after-show conversations on themes relayed within the play, an LGBT Singles night on June 17 and 24 at 6:30 p.m. and a special young-adult focused performance - with discounted tickets - and workshops after, discussing sexual health and relationships on June 18 at 3:00 p.m.

Times are Wednesdays - Saturdays at 8:00 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays at 3:00 p.m. Tickets for the show begin at $45 and can be obtained online at, calling 202-393-3939, or at the theater itself, located at 641 D Street NW. For more information, visit the Woolly Mammoth website.

By Erin Williams  |  05:20 PM ET, 06/13/2011

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