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'Homo Poe Show' casts writer's works in a new light
'Homo Poe Show' casts writer's works in a new light

Edgar Allan Poe was a pretty open-minded guy. "I do not believe that any thought, properly so called," he once said, "is out of the reach of language." So this Baltimore favorite son presumably would have been cool with the "Homo Poe Show," which started as a single thought — Is there a way to see Poe through a gay lens? — and resulted in enough provocative language to launch an evening-length collection of four short theater works. It's the brainchild of Steven J. Satta, founding member and artistic director of Iron Crow Theatre Company, a Baltimore troupe that emphasizes works with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender perspectives. ...