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Zimbabwe Becomes ‘Familiar’ in This Clash of Family and Roots at The Old Globe

Certain thematic threads run through all immigrant stories:  assimilation vs. tradition; whether or not to retain the old language, culture and customs; and the inevitable cross-generational and cross-cultural clashes. All appear in Danai Gurira’s 2016 “Familiar,” a comic drama (or is it a dramatic comedy?) — and a whole lot more. A little too much, […]