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When my friend, writer/director/producer Tobly McSmith, launched a musical parody of Saved by the Bell, I knew I had to see it. It turns out that magic mushrooms, swapping sex partners and gross-out performance art are what inspired Tobly and her writing partner, Bob McSmith.
I, like so many other queer artists, grew up in fear and isolation. Even with evidence to the contrary, I still thought I was the only queer in the world. A queer mind full of wonderful queer ideas with nobody to talk to about them.