Sex, drugs and rock-and-roll. These are just a few of the things that summon countless people to

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Sex, drugs and rock-and-roll. These are just a few of the things that summon countless people to The Rocky Horror Picture Show on Friday and Saturday nights. An abundance of teens and people are either pulled in by someone in their family or group of friends and there are those who are merely pulled in and attracted by the peculiarity of the name of the show that brings up and causes a sense of interest and curiosity. What pulled me into it was my group of close of friends and their parents who grew up and relive the show and movie every Halloween. Many people go to discover themselves in a setting or group where they feel that they fit in and are accepted. Those people that normally get called freaks or loser go to see The Rocky Horror…show more content…
Being chosen to be called forth made me feel as if I truly fit in there and would never be rejected, when in fact if this had happened anywhere else I would have turned redder than a killer tomato. I was ecstatic, yet also terribly embarrassed by the fact that I was chosen to be called forward by my favorite character, Magenta who was being played by a girl named Janet that night. Damnit Janet. After the toast, or what was left of the thrown half burnt toast was finished we did our oath and were permitted to go return to our seats and the show began. In the Rocky Horror community, everyone is celebrated for who they are. Individuality and uniqueness is something special and called upon among the groupies of Transylvania and Dr. Frank-N-Furter and it will always be that way. No male is ever ridiculed or looked at for dressing like a woman or drag-queen nor is any woman ever looked down upon for dressing like a man or drag king. In fact, some of the cast actually play characters of the opposite sex just because they love the role or who and what the character portrays. At NO time throughout the entire show will anyone tell you that you are wrong or weird or different. People are who they really want to be at Rocky Horror and no one will ever stop them for being that way. It is living

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