November 23, 2011 | by Juliette Ebner
Little Edie returns

Jeffrey Johnson as Edie Beale. (Photo by Ron Lieberman; courtesy Johnson)

Jeffrey Johnson, best known as Special Agent Galactica, returns to Black Fox Lounge (1723 Connecticut Ave., N.W.) with his show, “Little Edie Beale Live at Reno Sweeney” for two performances Dec. 2-3.

The show is a recreation of “Grey Gardens’” Edie Beale’s cabaret act from 1978 and features her rambling, but unintentionally hilarious, musings and memories of her life with her mother and her cousin, Jackie Kennedy Onassis.

Tickets are $10 for both performances which will begin at 8 p.m. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit pinkhairedone.com.

Center plans World AIDS Day performance

World AIDS Day is Thursday and on Wednesday, the D.C. Center and Us Helping Us have come together to bring a performance of “The Infection Monologes: Funny and thought-provoking stories about the way we now live” by Eric Rofes and Alex Garner to the Thurgood Marshall Center Gymnasium (1816 12th St., N.W.) at 8 p.m.

Directed by Brant Miller, the comedic play tells the stories of five HIV-positive men and their lives with HIV, presented as a series of monologues. The cast includes Justin B. Terry-Smith, Patrick Zornow, Michael Sainte-Andress, Henry Maticorena and Juan Carlos Loubriel.

There is a suggested donation of $5 at the door and the performance will be ASL interpreted. For more information, visit thedccenter.org or email Brant Miller at brant@thedccenter.org.

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