Mamma Mia's Non-Traditional Casting
Anyone who has seen the movie or the staged musical know that the actress who plays Sophie is traditionally a blonde, caucasian woman. What about the dads? We imagine them to be portrayed by three caucasian, cis-gender men. But the question is, why?
Actors Share Family Links to Holocaust
Two performers in 'The Diary of Anne Frank' share links to people who perished in the Holocaust "It could be that everything is late and impossible, even if it is difficult to believe."– Hilde Weihl, great-aunt of Cynthia Seckler, in a letter written Aug. 18, 1941 Cynthia Seckler, who appeared…