2 things I forgot about Last Night (Shange & Bamuthi)

One was Bamuthi’s comment about ballet—how if you have an ass, ballet is just not nice to you. Because they spend more than half the class telling you to tuck your ass in (as if you’re sticking it out on purpose) and no matter how much you try and tuck, it’s never enough because you…

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I got to meet Ntozake Shange!

That woman is FLLLLYYYY!!! She just looked so beautiful and so stylish and had this gaze that just penetrated your soul. The event wasn’t about her per se as she was there to interview Marc Bamuthi Joseph, but the whole thing was just so….loss for words. I wasn’t familiar with Bamuthi’s work, but he was…

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