Non-Registered Critics: Aja Houston
What is rhythm without the blues? Yes, rhythm brings the world much needed joyful grooves but it should be met with the blues to bring it into an appreciative stark relief.
Overall, Ruben Santiago-Hudson's "Lackawanna Blues" is an entertaining, endearing and inspiring love letter to his Nanny, whose life of indelible service deserves to be spotlighted on the stage of the Mark Taper Forum.
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Ultimately, Alvarez lovingly, heartbreakingly and humorously illuminates a story of Filipinos that are seemingly adjacent to America but in the most removed ways. Alvarez challenges America to close the gap.
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