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The Fairy Princess was doing just fine and recovering from a wicked cold – she was just fine -until she was asked to audition for this:

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An “All Asian American Version of Show Boat”?

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You mean…thisShow Boat?

You mean…thisShow Boat?

Seriously, this Show Boat?

Do you mean to tell us that during BLACK HISTORY MONTH, an Asian American Theater company has chosen to do SHOW BOAT, the quintessential musical about the racial divides in this country post Civil War in the Deep South, and they want to remove African Americans from the show, even though this show reflects their story within America?

During BLACK HISTORY MONTH?

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TFP was asked to audition for the part of Queenie. If you look in that second video, you will note that the part of Queenie is supposed to be played by an African American woman…

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