It’s taken me SIX YEARS to write this piece.
Coming up Short: 2022 SF Indiefest short films – Across, Anxiety-Proof – The Mothership, Median, The Letter Room, The Phoenix, The Loyal Betrayal, The Trade, Kiana, Lux Noctis
The mixed bag of this year’s entries range from “excellent” to “horrible” and every shade in-between.
SF Indiefest’s 2022 opener starts off strong before falling on its face.
Looking back at the two years (and counting) of pop culture during pandemic purgatory.
Aurora’s audio show – originally intended for a live production – adds to the dreamlike quality of Toni Morrison’s debut story.
The inaugural entry in the ACT’s new reading series is Alice Childress’ all-too-relevant 1957 classic.
NCTC world premieres an audio solo play about Black pain during the pandemic.
The gripping true story of Fred Hampton’s final days gets a dull adaptation that does the story no justice.
Misogynoir is taken to task in Shotgun’s virtual production of Loy A. Webb’s breezy script.
If any white celeb owes us an apology, it’s the so-called “prince of pop”.
UPDATE: you call THAT an apology?!