Tag: play

“I Don’t Find Her So Very Outspoken”: How Zadie Smith Took On the Wife of Bath

Z.S.: It really wasn’t the plan. I was trying to write a little monologue. But she mentions so many other people and tells so many stories, I felt you needed to see them animated. I also found that bringing other people to the stage usefully modified that lazy and banal conceptualization of the Wife of […]

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Viola Davis Achieves EGOT Status With 2023 Grammys Win

Photo: Kevork Djansezian (Getty Images) The Oscars may not have seen fit to nominate Viola Davis for her badass performance in The Woman King, but that doesn’t mean her awards season is over. With a win at the 65th Annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, the actress can now officially call herself an EGOT. She picked […]

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NY School Promotes Dirty Snowman as “Of Color” and Parents are Pissed

Every year we enter Black History Month slightly apprehensive because there is always one person who does entirely too much. For upstate New York parents, it was a dirty snowman. The school district shared an image of the students’ work with a caption comparing it their students of color, per WRRV. CC Off English “Today’s […]

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