LIVE: “La Cage Aux Folles” @ Proctors, 10/26/11

October 28th, 2011, 1:02 pm by Greg
George Hamilton, Jeigh Madjus and Billy Harrigan Tighe

George Hamilton, Jeigh Madjus and Billy Harrigan Tighe

A drag queen comedienne cracking jokes about the audience Joan Rivers-style set the stage for an evening of side-splitting ribald humor, elaborate costumes and spectacular dancing for the touring production of “La Cage Aux Folles” that pranced into Proctors in Schenectady to kick off its run on Wednesday evening.

George Hamilton underplayed George, the gay nightclub owner of La Cage Aux Folles and lover of Albin (aka drag queen diva Zaza). His timing was impeccable, and he allowed all of the other players onstage to shine through his understatement.

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