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5 things to know about Charlotte’s 1996 ‘Angels in America’ controversy

Twenty years before House Bill 2, Charlotte was in the national spotlight for another controversy centering on the LGBTQ community. The flashpoint then was the Charlotte Repertory Theatre’s production of “Angels in America.” Tony Kushner’s Pulitzer Prize-winning playwas “a candid treatment of gay life and AIDS in the 1980s,” as the New York Times put it in its 1996 article about the cultural tensions then dividing Charlotte.

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