Alicia Reve

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2014

    Purlie: Black Rep Opens Season With Timely and Clever Musical on Jim Crow South

    How do you emasculate the institutionalized bigotry that held sway for centuries in the cotton fields of South Georgia? If you're the late playwright and activist Ossie Davis, you render it in such cartoonish dimensions that its barbarity is obvious, its absurdity indisputable. At least that's what ... More >>

  • Culture

    February 21, 2013

    Above and Beyond

    The Mountaintop admirably resists overkill in re-creating Martin Luther King's last night