Watching this show, I found myself on the actual edge of my seat, my heart rate increasing the more I watched and having to close my mouth after my jaw dropped one too many times. From the very beginning, I saw a group of friends as they enjoy the year 2000, when the U.S. is doing fairly well politically and economically. But as I listened, even before shit hits the fan during the year 2008, I could see how much race played a role between them.Read More
This show was not created to just entertain viewers, but, in my opinion, to throw the unjust reality of America in America's face: how exclusive it is towards those who are non-White and also how unfair it is towards those who are a part of the working class.Read More
BUT--Let's talk about the play.
Basically: it takes place during a time of coal mines, and racism.
An African American woman gets a job, that her really good white friend wanted.
It was funny how quickly the racism came out as soon as the African American woman got the job.