Love! Valour! Compassion! won the Tony Award for Best Play and the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play in 1995. Set at a lakeside summer vacation home in Dutchess County, two hours north of NYC, 8 gay friends spend the three major summer holiday weekends together in this coming together of a circle of friends.
It's utterly contemporary and its one-liners are sometimes hysterical and are slammed home with style said The New York Times, with genuine pathos that's only slightly tinged with sentimentality.