The Scottsboro Boys Reviews

Average customer review: 4.0 star rating (4.0 Stars)

Number of reviews: 1



4.0 star rating W. Henry from New York, New York


While the topic is quite serious the fact that this subject has been made into a musical seemed odd at first. However, if you are patient, you will under stand why this story is presented as a musical. There has been an uproar in some circles about the wearing of black face but those protesters are "missing the forest for the trees." This is not a play about minstrels but about how Jim Crow placed these males of African descent in a living unending nightmare. The play makes it clear that every one but the Scottsboro boys are the buffoons !


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