The Starlight Rainbow Wedding Initiative is getting ready for Sunday, the first day that same-sex couples can legally be married in New York. Our own All People’s Wedding Officiant- Amy Hausman will be performing the marriage ceremony of Avenue Q’s Rod and Ricky. The below article is from the Wall Street Journal!
“Following the passage of the landmark bill in New York to legalize same-sex marriage, two prominent shows both on and off-Broadway will celebrate the first official wedding ceremonies next week.
Off Broadway (though it used to be On), “Avenue Q” will mark the occasion by having Rod and Ricky, the same-sex puppets who have met and fallen in love on stage 3,267 times since the show’s Broadway opening in 2003, join the men and women lining up at City Hall to officially wed Sunday, the first day same-sex couples can be legally married in the state. Let’s just hope the newlywed puppets will make it back uptown in time for the show’s 3 p.m. curtain call.” READ MORE