Theater review: Ashanti’s ‘Basic Training’ is a surreal, satisfying trip
Thursday, October 28, 2010
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A story of hope and redemption is never a bad thing. The problem is that, all too often, the comfort arrives packaged in a Hallmark card of a play, with a forced sense of encouragement and solace. But “Basic Training,” Kahlil Ashanti’s one-man, hip-hop, stand-up, rap, dance show sidesteps the Kleenex...