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‘8’ – A Play About the Fight for Marriage Equality (Full Video)

Dipped in Cream is intent on showing our support for marriage equality, and as such we are pleased to post the play “8”, which was performed over the weekend in Los Angeles.


If you missed Saturday night’s live performance of “8,” Dustin Lance Black’s play based on the transcripts of the Proposition 8 trial, it is now available online. Celebrities like Brad Pitt, George Clooney, Jane Lynch, and Martin Sheen brought to life the trial’s powerful arguments for equality, the ineptitude of those who oppose same-sex marriage, and the emotional impact on the plaintiffs’ families. 

Given Prop 8′s proponents fought so hard to prevent public distribution of the videos of the proceedings, this reading is a must-watch and must-share glimpse into what actually transpired: