Today our director GT, writer Jen Silverman, dramaturg Sarah Lunnie, fellow actor Michael Braun and I sat around the table and dug into the meat of the play. As I've exposited before, the play is about the struggle of two brothers in the fringes of society who are caught in a tussle between the past and the future, of power dynamics, entitlement culture and the role of the minority. At one point, in trying to articulate a particularly confounding moment in the play, GT shared a
The thinker and writer Chimimandie Adichie said it best. I've included a link to her Tedtalk about the dangers of a single story here. I found this profoundly inspiring. I hope you do too.