Perhaps that’s why Keenan Scott II — who spent a dozen painstaking years perfecting the play that formally opened Wednesday at Broadway’s Golden Theatre — identifies his characters by emotion, attribute or situation, slightly than identify. Love, Happiness, Knowledge, Lust, Ardour, Despair and Anger is what they go by. This allegorical spectrum helps a good-looking, virile framework supposed to elevate up and destigmatize.
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