Berkeley Rep veteran Julia Cho returns with a school shooting drama that’s both impotent and exploitative.
If White privilege and MAGA hats were movies, this would be their BIRTH OF A NATION.
Toxic masculinity is taken to task in this SF Playhouse world premiere dramatizing the #GamerGate controversy.
Black Panther isn’t a hero “who happens to be Black,” rather Black identity is central and crucial to the story of his fantastic first MCU solo film.
Fuck this movie.
As a musical, it’s derivative.
As a story about getting past discrimination, it’s actually racist, sexist, and elitist.
Seriously, fuck this movie.
The unapologetic Blackness of this superhero show makes it a must-watch.✊🏿
Sorry, Frank – it was NOT “a very good year”.
Still, there were bright spots to be found.
The casting of actual Native American actors can’t hide the film’s hypocritical racism and clichéd storytelling.