Face To Face With Race

Theater: ‘Race’
Danique Ashley and Aaron Kaplan in “Race.” Photo by Richard Pettibone

The title of the play is not nuanced. 

David Mamet’s “Race” which runs at TheatreWorks New Milford through March 16th and will be the premiere presentation of Lloyd Baroody’s ShowTown venture at the Seifert Theater in Salisbury on March 22 and 23, is a gritty, engaging and intense exploration of the topic.

Mamet made certain that theatre goers got the point when he stressed that the “theme is race and the lies we tell each other on the subject.”

And, so it is.

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