Working Black Actor Talks Inequality

lone black actor onstage footlightsVox:  A powerful piece by a Chicago-based black actor who relates what it’s like to be a black actor in both film and theater.

So when we yell #OscarsSoWhite, I stand here thinking, “So is the rest of the industry.” The inequality starts from the bottom and works its way to the top until it becomes fully institutionalized.

About Tracey Paleo

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Tracey Paleo is Associate Editor at FootLights Magazine. She's also the Founder and Chief Editor of the arts and culture site, Gia On The Move, where she often reviews live performance events.

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