• Katori Hall On Why Black Women Should Watch A Show About Strippers

    7 monthes ago - By Essence

    If you think you already know what a TV drama set in a Dirty South strip club will entail, think again. For playwright-turned-showrunner Katori Hall , she's on a mission to put a human face on exotic dancers and shows their full lives off the pole with her play-turned-series PValley. During the ESSENCE Festival of Culture's Entertainment All Access program, Yes Girl! podcast cohost Cori Murray and Hall-who has a long list of receipts for writing the 2010 award-winning play The Mountaintop (which starred Angela Bassett and Samuel L. Jackson on Broadway) and the current Tina, The Tina Turner...
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