Musical exploring the world of child gender identity will start in Lawrence, then move to NYC | Lawrence Journal-World

By Dylan Lysen on September 4, 2018

A musical production focusing on a child dealing with gender identity issues is preparing in Lawrence before taking its act to the Big Apple.

Hazel Youngquist, a senior at Perry-Lecompton High School, portrays the titular Q in the upcoming musical, which tells the story of a nonbinary fifth-grader who must navigate a dangerous journey of bullying, schoolwork and deciding whether to try out for the boys or girls soccer team.

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