Monday, June 18 2012
Depictions of black women in popular culture have long surpassed the 'mammy' archetype. Let's talk about Teresa Graves in Get Christie Love (1974), for starters.
Thursday, February 11 2010
What may have been intended as a collection of essays about how certain playwrights got their start winds up turning into an infectious, joyous love letter to all things theatre.
Tuesday, November 6 2007
The Unit is not about deserving. It's about the veneer of moral order.
Tuesday, May 8 2007
The Unit doesn't include you in the parameters of the performance. You have to figure yourself who's lying to whom and when it matters.
Tuesday, April 10 2007
This is what The Unit gets right: while the men's violence can fix any given crisis, domestic effects are perpetual.
Tuesday, October 3 2006
This is always the question in The Unit and the Unit: who knows? Even those who do know can't admit it.
Thursday, March 9 2006
It's a show about the Army's clandestine counter-terrorist unit, called The Unit and created by David Mamet. What more do you need to know?
Sunday, January 1 1995
'The Education of Max Bickford' has yet to strike the right balance between outspoken politics and a desire not to offend.