Has a Danish Theatre Company Gone Too Far with Blackface Play?

Has a Danish Theatre Company Gone Too Far with Blackface Play?

A theatre company in Copenhagen has created quite a stir with their upcoming show. While the folks at Sort/Hvid have never shied away from the more avant-garde material and controversial material, it looks like they have crossed a line with their production of "Black Madonna", which was originally titled "White N*gger, Black Madonna"

In response to the outrage the title of the play cause, Sort/Hvid changed it. However, the play itself seems to be an issue because it's about a woman donning blackface in order to live her life as a black woman.

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German Theatre Offers Free Tickets to Audience Members Wearing Swastikas...Wait What?!?!

German Theatre Offers Free Tickets to Audience Members Wearing Swastikas...Wait What?!?!

A German theatre in Konstanz, has found itself at the center of controversy by offering free admission to any audience member willing to don a swastika armband during a play about Adolf Hitler. The play in question, Mein Kampf, is a farce which depicts Hitler as a young aspiring artist in Vienna. The play also features a character that resembles Donald Trump.

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