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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Danai Gurira’s comedy Familiar at Woolly Mammoth Theatre (review) by Angela Carroll

Familiar, by Tony Award winning playwright Danai Gurira, is an intimate comedy-drama set in the home of a first-generation Zimbabwean family living in Minnesota. The family has gathered ov…

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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Red Velvet, the real life story of actor Ira Aldridge at Chesapeake Shakespeare (review) by Angela Carroll

In the early 19th century, Ira Aldridge, an African American actor and playwright, was performing on European stages. A fraction of Aldridge’s miraculous story is portrayed in director Shi…

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

On manhood and memory: In Search of My Father (review) by Angela Carroll

“Just what kind of man would abandon his son?” This is the central question writer/performer W. T. Allen has been asking in his twenty-year running play In Search of My Father … W…

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