Elton John recently said he thinks Jesus was a compassionate, super-intelligent gay man who understood human problems. Playwright Terrence McNally had a similar vision and turned his ideas into a playand ended up receiving numerous death threats and a condemnation by the Catholic League. Ferociously protested by religious conservatives, Corpus Christi , the story of Jesus and the Apostles depicted as gay men living in present-day Texas, makes a stop at the Church of the Foothills this holiday during the theater groups 2010 Spring Compassion Tour. The plays tagline? Challenge everything you believe.
Sun., April 4, 7 p.m., 2010