For years, the Brown Derby reading series has turned movies—from Flashdance
—into entertaining, always-almost-falling-apart comedy clusterfucks
. But the decision to do Trapped in the Closet
—R. Kelly's inadvertently hilarious serial hip-hOpera
—was inspired. Considering how much audiences loved last year's production of Derby's Closet
, the decision to bring it back is just merciful. Starring Sarah Rudinoff, Nick Garrison, Rebecca Davis, Ian Bell, and other funny fucks
. (Re-bar, 1114 Howell St, 233-9873. 8 pm, $12 DOS, 21+.