La Conner Weekly News 110119

Thank you to MaryRose Denton for taking the time to attend our rehearsals, interview our cast and write this beautiful article for La Conner Weekly News which was published on November 1, 2019.

Read the Article: La Conner Weekly News article on Pray the Gay Away 110119


While the play may expose the horrors of conversion therapy and the damage it causes, it also is about redemption and reveals to the audience a message of hope, of connection and of inclusion. Askland confessed he pondered the question, “When people see this, will they still feel the same?”

“Pray the Gay Away” is a beautiful, humorous and heart-breaking story that may have the audience leaving the theater with more questions than they entered with at the beginning. May new conversations begin.