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The Most Embarrassing, Most Influential Piece of American Theater History
"The first nationally popular American play" - if a property with so many wildly differing adaptations can be thought of a one play - "was Uncle Tom's Cabin, transformed onstage from an anti-slavery text into a racist spectacle whose influence survives till today." The Atlantic 09/04/13 (includes video)
Posted September 6, 2013 12:50 AM

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